I'm moving to 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. eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/surv

i facepalm so hard when i find "decentralization" projects asking people to join slack and discord

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: tutanota.com/blog/posts/comcas
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!

Trump withdrew the United States from the Iran nuclear deal. Here’s what you need to know: https://t.co/4qWcQJCwBy https://t.co/SGvkdtKWl7

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.

The mastoverse, as part of an assignment for a uni subject. More visualizations soon #gephi #dataviz

I don't get this. Doesn't affect all EU users, regardless of where their data is hosted?

moves 1.5bn users out of reach of new law

Company moves responsibility for users from Ireland to the US where privacy laws are less strict


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.

The well-known free software image editor GIMP now has its own team account on Liberapay: 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.

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