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What is this, like Diaspora? Might as well try it.

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The web browser Brave is marketed as a privacy-friendly ad-free alternative, but that's pretty disingenuous.

Brave exists not to protect privacy, but to make money from selling ads.

Brave is a commercial company funded by venture capital. Its business model is selling advertising and cryptocurrency investment.

One of Brave's owners is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund. Thiel is also the head of Palantir (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palantir) and on the board of Facebook.

I do not recommend using Brave.

#Brave

Tip for writers!

Stop writing mid-sentence, so you have something to come back to the next day that has been stressing you out all night.

it is totally normal human thing to search internet and play CANYON.MID when one should be sleeping

Ho boy, wonder if the author of this book ever imagined software today

The Cleveland Freenet was a free community computing sytem, the first of its kind, and was originally from a project called "St. Silicon's Hospital and Information Dispensary."

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I find the idea of a "personal brand" gross because it implies you're a product.

Surround yourself with the color of the cyber and paint your room the color of television, tuned to a dead channel

Here's the associated files. I can uninstall from the Ubuntu Software center, lemme see what that gets rid of...

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