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Host your own cloud with Raspberry Pi NAS stop calling it "cloud". Stop calling anything technical "cloud". This is marketing BS, designed to harm us by stopping the mind.
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Digital Restrictions Management () is any technology that is built into an electronic product or service with the aim of limiting its range of uses.

Today is international :

Use the day and read on to inform yourself & others about DRM!

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Looking for places to buy DRM-free e-books on this International Day Against DRM?

Here's 100+ bookshops that sell fantastic books without DRM.

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Today is #DayAgainstDRM. Why is #DRM so bad? Find out here: and here:

What can you do against it? Don't buy DRM'd products. Also, find out how to take action:


> Sources familiar with the project said that prototypes of the search engine linked the search app on a user’s Android smartphone with their phone number. This means individual people’s searches could be easily tracked – and any user seeking out information banned by the government could potentially be at risk of interrogation or detention if security agencies were to obtain the search records from Google.

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“And as The Intercept noted on Thursday, senior #Google research scientist Jack Poulson quit over the project, saying that the project violates the company's #ArtificialIntelligence #AI principles, which state that Google won't create technologies "whose purpose contravenes widely accepted principles of international law and #HumanRights." #Privacy

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If you have some time this weekend and know #arabic, #russian, #japanese, #italian, #polish or #portugese, please consider translating a few sentences of #PeerTube !

- arabic: 4% translated
- russian: 50% translated
- japanese: 24% translated
- italian: 3% translated
- polish: 58% translated
- portugese: 0% translated

If you have never joined the effort, here is how to get started:

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Aaron Swartz warned us that SOPA/PIPA would come back with different names and in different forms, and we should be alert about this.

#article13 #sopa #aaronswartz

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Today Members of the European Parliament adopted three terrible proposals in the new and rejected every good one, setting the stage for mass, automated surveillance and arbitrary censorship of the Internet. (1/6)

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Meanwhile, the EU has voted to kill the Internet as we know it and possibly aid in creating an even bigger surveillance machine in the process.

Civil disobedience is the way forward on this one. We redouble our efforts to create decentralised alternatives and if they’re deemed illegal by this myopic legislation, so be it. Fuck ’em. We go to jail if we need to.

If you had any illusions that the battle for personhood and human rights would be easier in our age, think again.


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Google wants websites to adopt AMP as the default approach to building webpages. Tell them no. Make your site lightweight on your own. No reason to help centralize the web under Google's control even further

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#Article13 Now, let's organize ourselves to be immune to EU censorship legislation pretty much like Bayer/Monsanto is avoiding EU environmental rules, the banks circumvent EU financial regulations and Facebook/Google ignore EU privacy laws.

#DecentralizeAll #FuckThatEU #Resistance #CivilDisobedience

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Peertube has never looked better!

Now you can follow people and have them in your subscriptions feed on PeerTube! Don't matter much to me as I just use the RSS feeds anyway, but really awesome all the same. :star_eyes: 🙌

Loads of other features too, so now is the time to come and explore PeerTube!

#PeerTube #OpenSource #FLOSS #FOSS #YouTube #linux #video #videos

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Federation Update: Testing this week. Will take a few days to fix compatibility with other software but it will be an exciting week 😁

If you run an instance, please join the irc channel on freenode.

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