Hello all,

I'm interested in #free_software, #privacy and concerned about the danger of #monoculture and #monopoly in technology and elsewhere.

I've been a #Linux user since 1998, and a #Fedora contributor since 2005. My $dayjob is with #Facebook though not on any product or ads teams, and I actually get to work with, and contribute to, #floss projects.

See my profile for my other #fediverse accounts. Looking forward to conversing here!


Using Gmail confidential mode is neither secure nor private. As long as Google can read your emails, its privacy promises will always be disingenuous. Here’s why Gmail’s confidential mode isn’t actually confidential: protonmail.com/blog/gmail-conf

👉Pretty, but not Usable – the slides and video of my talk at @cssdayconf@twitter.com
I share my experience and process, some design/dev relations tips to help people build a user centric product while working with a UI framework.
#UX #UI #Framework


Time to update: There's a new version of Tor Browser available.

Tor Browser 8.5.2 fixes a critical security issue in Firefox and updates NoScript to 10.6.3. Full changelog: blog.torproject.org/new-releas

"Entre el año pasado y éste, por otra parte, creció la cantidad de usuarios preocupados por su privacidad online: el 78 por ciento de los usuarios se manifestó preocupado por su privacidad en línea, y más de la mitad (el 53 por ciento) está más preocupado que hace un año..."


"It’s strange, isn’t it? The ideology of capitalism is that it is a system that generates immense abundance (so much stuff!). But in reality it is a system that relies on the constant production of scarcity.

This conundrum was first noticed back in 1804, and became known as the Lauderdale Paradox. Lauderdale pointed out that the only way to increase “private riches” (basically, GDP) was to reduce what he called “public wealth”, or the commons. To enclose things that were once free so that people have to pay in order to access them. To illustrate, he noted that colonialists would often even burn down trees that produced nuts and fruits so that local inhabitants wouldn’t be able to live off of the natural abundance of the earth, but would be forced to work for wages in order to feed themselves. "

Degrowth: A Call for Radical Abundance


Un juez condena a Deliveroo a pagar 56.000 euros a 9 ex trabajadores por “vulneración de derechos fundamentales” - lavanguardia.com/economia/2019

No existen relaciones libres sin responsabilidad afectiva.

"La libertad no es lo opuesto a la responsabilidad afectiva, al contrario, conjugar las dos cosas es estrictamente necesario para que las relaciones libres sean en la práctica lo que pretenden ser en la teoría: una posibilidad de emancipación y no una forma más de opresión".

IBM and the Holocaust — why wasn’t this on my radar?

"[...] In all the Nazi-conquered territories, census operations [by IBM] made the rounding up and extermination of Jews possible. However, they weren’t as successful in France, where an estimated 25% of Jews died. For comparison, an estimated 75% of Jews in Holland died. In France, the census operations were eventually completed by René Carmille. However, Carmille sabotaged the operation, preventing any information about religion from being punched into cards. He also used the census information to mobilize the French Resistance. He was eventually captured and taken to Dachau where he died of exhaustion".


!privacidad #Capitalismo_de_vigilancia

“El cambio climático es el síntoma pero la enfermedad es el capitalismo”

"Para hacer frente al cambio climático deberíamos cuestionarnos antes los resortes básicos del capitalismo, algo que parece prohibido."

"Porque no lo comparten por ver sexo. Hay sexo para dar y tomar y compartir. Lo hacen porque así la ponen en una situación de desigualdad, es una forma de abuso y violencia."

tareas (opentask) mola mil (lo tenéis en fdroid) , una de las primeras cosas que uso. Lo puedes tener sincronizado con DAVx5 DAV lo que sea o cualquier sync que te encuentres por el bosque fdroid. Todo para ser la diosa del orden https://gnusocial.net/attachment/2145325

Dos y Dos son Cinco – #1984

Mi reflexión sobre la audiencia de fijación de fianza en el caso de Ola Bini. Uno de las muchas ocasiones, en este caso, en las que "2 + 2 = 5". Si no lo han hecho, lean 1984 de George Orwell.


The Vulva Gallery is an educational project aimed at creating awareness of the diversity of women's bodies. It was also banned from Instagram because of its policies against nudity. eff.org/tossedout/explicitly-a

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