#1yrago The Tories replaced benefits with "universal credit" and left a town to starve https://boingboing.net/2017/10/18/the-nasty-party-2.html
Justin Trudeau's NAFTA concessions include 20 year copyright extension
I just found out O'Reilly no longer sell books directly, and point people at Amazon instead (they still provide Safari if you want to subscribe).
Sure, their Amazon books don't have #DRM, but I'm kind of sad to see the Mobi/AZW platform gaining even more traction. We're further away from the day when you can read whatever eBook you want on whatever device you want -- and sell/donate/lend them as you wish
Is quit.im having DNS issues? @mmn @mmn - https://mxtoolbox.com/SuperTool.aspx?action=mx%3aquit.im&run=toolpage#
New blog post: "The Centralization of Power on the Internet" https://medium.com/tootsuite/the-centralization-of-power-on-the-internet-bfd8841620ee
Apparently it might take an indefinite amount of time to ascertain a detainee's immigration status ...
(ex-)WhatsApp co-founder now executive
chairman of new Signal Foundation, donating $50m to the project
Exciting news! This would benefit secure communications everywhere (not just Signal but also WhatsApp and other products using the same protocol)
Cache invalidation is a hard problem :p Show more
When populist anti-LGBT sentiment causes the rewrite of all of Indonesia's criminal laws, criminalizing extra-marital and LGBT sex, insulting political leaders, and other "goodies"
Time to schedule a revamp my static blog and probably move it from GitHub to GitLab Pages to get proper HTTPS support (GitHub does not want to support custom domains, bah)
#politics #us #witchhunt #posttruth Show more
Fascinating series of articles exposing the nonsense of the Trump administration and Congressional GOP's persecution complex.
What a clusterf*ck trainwreck ...
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