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PSA Google Eats You - Important Show more

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Me: we should have emoji domains!

Techies: Impossible, you idiot, because security.

Me: Bullshit. Emoji don't look like normal characters, there's zero risk here. Just whitelist the smileys already.

Techies: OK, you're batshit insane, we're just going to ignore you now.

Me: ☻.302.is

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JavaScript in browsers can access localhost HTTP network, even on HTTPS pages. Can run port scans, for example. twitter.com/davywtf/status/113

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**Shell maakt wel winst, maar betaalt geen winstbelasting in Nederland**

"Shell betaalt geen winstbelasting in Nederland, terwijl het bedrijf wel degelijk flinke winst maakt. Over de 1,3 miljard euro winst die in 2017 op Nederlandse bodem werd verdiend met onder meer benzinestations en de raffinaderij werd geen cent winstbelasting betaald, met dan…"

joop.bnnvara.nl/nieuws/shell-m

#opinie #nieuws #bot

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Big Tech Stole Our Data While Democracy Slept: Shoshana Zuboff on the Age of Surveillance Capitalism

democracynow.org/2019/3/1/big_

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Over a million pro-repeal-of-net-neutrality comments were autogenerated medium.com/@jeffykao/more-than

Real peoples' identities appear to have been used without their consent by the autogenerated repeal campaign medium.com/@AGSchneiderman/an-

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Google uses Gmail to track a history of things you buy — and it’s hard to delete

Google tracks a lot of what you buy, even if you purchased it elsewhere, like in a store or from Amazon.

Last week, CEO Sundar Pichai wrote a New York Times op-ed that said “privacy cannot be a luxury good.” But behind the scenes, Google is still collecting a lot of personal information from the services you use, such as Gmail, and some of it (...)
etraces.constantvzw.org/inform

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This is good to see... scoop.co.nz/stories/HL1905/S00 but it misses a key component... the centralised global dominance that these systems implicitly represent. That is the underlying problem. Facebook's incentive to do the wrong thing is too strong, and it's far far too powerful. It's beyond the ability of any government to rein it in. We need to put it, and any similarly domineering and exploitative tech, out of business. We do that by abandoning it en masse.

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vegetarian food and meat substitutes – a long thread Show more

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To remove fonts from Wordpress default theme Twenty Sixteen, edit the file functions.php, and make sure that the function twentysixteen_fonts_url() returns an empty string.

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#Firefox without Librefox crawls like it's carrying a backpack full of weapons-grade Naquadah :drake_dislike:

But Firefox + #LibreFox feels like holy shit my internet connection speed has doubled but I know it hasn't so what the fuck was wrong with this browser before? :drake_like:

github.com/intika/Librefox

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“het punt wat ik wil maken is dat door een aantal open bouwstenen van het indieweb, mijn site met die van Ton kan communiceren. Zonder tussenkomst van een derde partij die die reactie of like opslaat, monetariseert (is dat een woord?) of als data-punt opslaat voor een algoritme. “

Het kwartje valt met de Indieweb lees/schrijf bouwstenen - Digging the Digital
diggingthedigital.com/indieweb

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Sadly, this is a true story and I hit the same problem multiple times in the past: "Google Is Eating Our Mail":

tablix.org/~avian/blog/archive

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After years of insisting that DRM in HTML wouldn't block open source implementations, Google says it won't support open source implementations
boingboing.net/2019/04/03/i-ha

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Partij zo breed mogelijk maken in navolging van GOP in VS: samenbrengen keurige conservatieven en alt-right en zo VVD leegeten. Berekenend: clickbait voeren aan nieuwsmedia. Opnieuw met succes. Fijne paasdagen. twitter.com/lamyaea/status/111

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