“I'm waiting for someone to, first, describe a better system than #capitalism, and second, set out a realistic path for getting from here to there. When that happens, it will be worth thinking harder about the ethical flaws in capitalism. Until then, […] there is a huge amount we can all do, within the current economic system, to make the world a much better place.”
Finally, things seem to start moving in the right direction:
Meet @forgefed, an ActivityPub / Federation protocol for networked version control services like GitHub or GitLab.
Linux is Not Free/Libre If DRM is Adopted and Open Source is Meaningless in the Age of Openwashing http://techrights.org/2019/08/31/foss-being-changed-by-monopolies/
ICYMI: #FreeSoftware #Privacy developer Ola Bini, currently a major contributor to the OTR encrypted messaging protocol, has been detained with no or flimsy charges for 4+ days and counting in Ecuador. "Evidence" included having technical books and too many devices. They say he'll be held up to 90 days while they "develop charges" against him.
Este año no he encontrado tiempo para escribir un análisis de las convocatorias y los manifiestos #HaciaLaHuelgaFeminista #8m. Pero los he leído, y lo que escribí el año pasado (en contra) sigue siendo válido para #HuelgaFeminista2019. Otro año más, esto tiene muy poco que ver con el #feminismo 😕
Fascinating #culturewars on #YouTube (rabbit hole alert):
I've made a mock-up to illustrate my ideas about the next-gen terminal experience!
• the pathbar
• username, hostname and git branch displayed in the UI, shrinking the shell prompt back to just a $
• commands as cards
• syntax highlighting, including graying out the output a bit to differentiate it from commands themselves
• autocompletion (displayed in a native widget)
• built-in error handling options
• the time each command took (on the right)
How does #firefox Sync work? It's actually well made and respects your privacy. https://hacks.mozilla.org/2018/11/firefox-sync-privacy/
> Canonical Extends Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Linux Support to 10 Years
Signal is testing out a new feature that encrypts message metadata. Once it's widely deployed, their server will facilitate delivering messages but without having access to who is sending them
I made http://www.fidelramos.net HTTPS-only. I took it as an opportunity to learn about @firstname.lastname@example.org and certbot, incredible pieces of technology.
Turns out I was using cert.pem as the SSL certificate, which doesn't include the full certificate chain. Changing to fullchain.pem solved the issue.
Next stop setting up blog.fidelramos.net!
As promised, version 1.0 of #PeerTube, a free and federated video platform, has just been released.
Thanks to all the people who supported this summer's crowdfunding.
This is only the beginning!
https://framablog.org/2018/10/15/peertube-1-0-la-plateforme-de-videos-libre-et-federee/ (article in English to come)
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