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😷 Disroot Covid19 Kit 😷
We are launching Covid19 Kit to help and provide services to those that seek alternatives and don't want to get caught trapped inside the walled gardens. We decided to throw in some extra services that do not require account creation into the mix.

Read more at:
disroot.org/en/blog/covid19-ki
and
disroot.org/en/covid19

anyone noticed how clear the air feels these days? -19

What would be a alternative for broadcasting video live streams, instead of youtube or facebook?

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TIL:

The word quarantine comes from quarantena, meaning "forty days", designating the period that all ships were required to be isolated before passengers and crew could go ashore during the Black Death plague epidemic.

It followed the trentino, a thirty-day isolation period.

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COVID-19, 3D printers needed + 

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Regarding Jitsi Meet servers:
There is a recent trend to use Jitsi Meet, a JavaScript WebRTC application, for videoconferencing.

Please note that these video conferences aren't end-to-end encrypted. This means server-side parties can monitor your activity. If you want to use Jitsi hosted by others, look for a comprehensive privacy policy as always.

There could be additional legal requirements if you want to use third-party Jitsi servers for school or work.

#jitsi #privacy #security #infosec

trying to set up from my box to a lancom router using IPSec/IKEv2.

I've got network-manager-strongswan installed, and got all paramaters entered into the GUI form of nm-applet, however the save button is notoriously greyed out. No way to actually save the connection settings ... 🤔

Any ideas?

Is meet.jit.si overloaded due to so many folks leading a ? Seems to be hardly usable with audio and video signals going on and off erratically ...

So lack of proper masks obviously is a major problem in the managment of

Are we going to wait at the end of an unpredictable and - as of now - insufficient industrial supply chain, or is anyone doing serious, credible research on face masks?

the surge of demand for online communications due to reaches

there is a channel on quakenet 😀

kiwiirc.com/nextclient/irc.qua

"Books are a stable, production tested communication protocol suitable for a wide range of information services."
--- github.com/redecentralize/alte

LOL 🤓

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Danke @MInkorrekt für die Empfehlung zu ndr.de/nachrichten/info/podcas Jeden Tag sehr informative und unaufgeregte News zu #Corona

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#Coronavirus #Corona virus

Countries that act fast reduce the number of deaths by at least 10x

This is an exponential threat. Every day counts. a single day's delay lets the cases grow exponentially.

now Taiwan is being praised for its uber-aggressive response.

When we look all over the world, there is no country that regrets their overreaction, & plenty that regret not acting soon enough

@sanjayuvacha @stux @Gargron @noorul @5minsaloneok @Universityofhumanity

medium.com/@tomaspueyo/coronav

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This is cool. The BBC Micro bot running on Twitter. Submit your BBC Micro Model B BASIC code that fits in a tweet and it will return an animated gif showing the output.

I imagine doing it on Mastodon, with it's larger toot size, would enable more elaborate BASIC programs to be run. 😃

Would be nice to extend it to the C64, ZX Spectrum, etc.

8bitkick.cc/bbc-micro-bot.html

#RetroComputing #BBCMicro #Microcomputers

@EdS

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~ Welcome to adsh, the adventure shell ~

You are in your home directory. Your internet connection is stable.

Nearby, you can see many files, such as note.txt, .adshrc, and feb_10_2020_syn.wav.

You have tools curl, vim, and python3.

Possible exits are ., .., Desktop, Documents, Downloads, Pictures, and web_site.

adsh> touch file :t_blink:

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Somebody is creating virtual traffic jams on Google Maps by lugging around Android smartphones in a handcart.

„99 second hand smartphones are transported in a handcart to generate virtual traffic jam in Google Maps.Through this activity, it is possible to turn a green street red which has an impact in the physical world by navigating cars on another route to avoid being stuck in traffic. „

simonweckert.com/googlemapshac

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Tomorrow’s date will be written as an eight-digit palindrome around the world, the first time this has happened in 900 years.

The coincidence is rare because countries use differing conventions. February 2, 2020, is a palindrome whether expressed as day/month/year (02/02/2020), month/day/year (02/02/2020), or year/month/day (2020/02/02).

This happened last on November 11, 1111, and it won’t happen again until March 3, 3030.

!!!

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