Mass surveillance around the world is growing. We have to fight for our right to privacy and freedom of speech! Here we explain how any backdoor would lessen security for all of us: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/why-a-backdoor-is-a-security-risk
@deadsuperhero part of social networking is chat though. I feel the only reason people are still really on Facebook for the chat, the event pages, and the network effect. I think it would be great is Matrix became the default chat in all Fediverse social networks.
Mycroft releasing more details about their upcoming personal server, which will allow all text and speech processing to be done locally rather than on a remote system.
"The Mycroft Personal Server - Starting the Conversation"
The logo contest is now closed, and the winning logo has been chosen. Thank you to all the participants!
More information here: https://github.com/dansup/pixelfed/issues/182
We understand it may not be realistic for everyone to #deleteFacebook.
Learn more about how Tor Browser can protect you: https://blog.torproject.org/dont-let-facebook-or-any-tracker-follow-you-web https://twitter.com/torproject/status/1005163829171548165/photo/1 source: https://twitter.com/torproject/status/1005163829171548165
So many sites do:
“Here are cookie, advertising, tracking policies. Here is an OK button.”
After not clicking the ok button but attempting to continue:
“You must agree to our tracking policy”
That is explicitly not allowed/illegal under GDPR.
American companies including the Washington Post really have a damn hard time wrapping their head around that an agreement means you can decline to agree to it, and GDRP says refusing to be tracked is not grounds for a site to refuse service.
Get out your tin foil hats
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