"Web accessibility means that EVERYONE can use the Web." Chris DeMars ( @saltnburnem on Twitter)

"The web is not a barrier to people with disabilities, it is the solution.." - quote from WebAim.org - displayed by Chris DeMars at

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Times #Discord has tried to track me in the past day: 500+

Times #Reddit has tried to track me in the past day: 1000+

Times #Google has tried to track me in the past day: 2000+

Times #Mastodon has tried to track me in the past day: 0

Times #Funkwhale has tried to track me in the past day: 0

Times #Matrix has tried to track me in the past day: 0

This is why we need to leave proprietary network services. They will *always* track you. #privacy #selfhosted

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Come join me and help expand our network of -based sites! We're looking for a web developer with WordPress experience who can customize our sites & integrate them with various other systems and software. Seeking someone in US Eastern timezone- join us to keep Internet open and available to everyone! internetsociety.bamboohr.com/j

Ha! Amusing that the Pentagon's project to move to computing is called the joint enterprise defense infrastructure, or JEDI. (Perhaps predictably it seem to be a duel between Amazon's AWS and Microsoft's Azure - but which is the Empire and which is the Rebellion? Or are they really two different Empires?)- nytimes.com/2019/04/10/technol

Mozilla announced their -over-HTTPS () Policy Requirements for DOH servers that want to be listed as Trusted Recursive Resolvers (TRRs) inside of Firefox: blog.mozilla.org/security/2019

"The internet is commonly described as a cloud. In reality, it’s a series of wet, fragile tubes, and Google is about to own an alarming number of them. The numbers speak for themselves; Google will own 10,433 miles of submarine cables internationally when the Curie cable is completed later this year. The total shoots up to 63,605 miles when you include cables it owns in consortium with Facebook, Microsoft, and Amazon." - venturebeat.com/2019/04/06/goo

Oh, this is so incredibly brilliant! In order to make managing customer equipment easier, let's just stick their usernames and passwords in ! Along with their credit cards and SSN! (Do look at the publishing date! 😉) tools.ietf.org/html/rfc8567

Call for Papers: Journal of Cyber Policy to Publish Special Issue on Internet - Deadline is Monday, April 1 - internetsociety.org/issues/fut

Do you know anyone in Human Resources / HR interested in a new role? We're seeking to hire someone to head our HR efforts at the Internet Society - join us to help build the team working to make sure the Internet is for everyone! Read more:

Mitigating Browser Fingerprinting in Web Specifications - w3.org/TR/fingerprinting-guida - new set of best practices from the W3C -

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