I'm moving to https://mastodon.social/@andreipetcu since it is easier to remember for people :) It's basically a profile rename :D
Every sheriff, district attorney, and police department in California should be required to get approval from an elected body before acquiring surveillance tech. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/surveillance-oversight-across-golden-state
Internet Service Providers should never have the power to block or throttle connections to certain websites. From our own experience, we know how devastating this could be: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/comcast-blocks-and-unblocks-tutanota-net-neutrality
However, in the US, they are about to abandon net neutrality. We call on all our users in the US to fight for net neutrality now!
It’s been interesting watching the republican for the Georgia governor primary try to out-crazy each other. One is pointing a shotgun at his daughter’s boyfriend making him recite the candidate’s platform at gunpoint, one shows himself doing a tough mudder competition against old guys in suits, and another tries to convince us that MS13 is being bused in to the country by Democrats to kill everyone.
This is suuper nice :D #firefox
ShadowFox + Envify + #Firefox = 👍 https://overdodactyl.github.io/ShadowFox/ https://addons.mozilla.org/ro/firefox/addon/envify/
Announcing Rust 1.26 - The Rust Programming Language Blog
Brave’s Bitcoin Browser ‘Full Steam Ahead’ Despite Publisher Uproar - CoinDesk
I don't get this. Doesn't #gdpr affect all EU users, regardless of where their data is hosted?
Company moves responsibility for users from Ireland to the US where privacy laws are less strict
#fennec which is #fdroidorg's unbranded #Firefox build now updated to v60. Finally bringing all Firefox quantum improvements to android: https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/04/firefox-60-now-available-finally-brings-quantum-css-engine-android/
In a way, @MarshaBlackburn is right that paid prioritization is like TSA Precheck. In that everyone else is stuck in a slow lane while those with money get to breeze past them. #NetNeutrality
The well-known free software image editor GIMP now has its own team account on Liberapay: https://liberapay.com/GIMP
This means that you can donate to the project as a whole, then its members will decide how to split the money, whereas previously you had to figure out by yourself who the contributors are and how much to donate to each one.
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!