The EFF has a great takedown of Chrome's crippling of adblockers under the guise of securing users https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/07/googles-plans-chrome-extensions-wont-really-help-security
smdh Purism can't even keep straight which access control system it uses https://www.reddit.com/r/privacy/comments/cje7vg/dont_use_pureos_or_the_librem_5/?st=jyq7oce1&sh=39570042
Sites could be liable for helping Facebook secretly track your web browsing, says EU court, YEEEEESSS!!!
Valve funded development of "Xrdesktop" - lets desktop environments GNOME & KDE work in VR.
Xrdesktop is a project to interact better within a VR space for presenting on VR head-sets.
The amount of resources Valve is pouring to improve the Linux ecosystem is amazing.
They've hired / have funded GPU driver devs, DXVK, Proton (Wine) devs (CodeWeavers), Keith Packard to work on direct display extensions...
starting a bondage session alright let's set up the rules
The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL
NOT", "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and
"OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in
sub: "h-how do you do that with your mouth. the capitalization. the citation. wh—"
It's sad how a news outlet owned by General Electric is taking climate change more seriously than the DNC https://www.democracynow.org/2019/7/30/headlines/cnn_and_msnbc_to_host_climate_crisis_centered_events
This is awesome: a contest to create diverse and freely licensed (CC-BY) cybersecurity stock photography to replace all the cliche ones of hooded white guys https://www.lawfareblog.com/sorry-state-cybersecurity-imagery
I love how Slashdot introduces Jonathan Zittrain as if he was some rando https://slashdot.org/story/19/07/27/0247200/will-machine-learning-build-up-dangerous-intellectual-debt
I forgot how homophobic "JFK" was https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/hayesbrown/oliver-stone-russia-lgbt-propaganda-law-putin
Neo-Nazis have SWATted dozens of journalists https://krebsonsecurity.com/2019/07/neo-nazi-swatters-target-dozens-of-journalists/
This is a cool look at Banksy's low-tech art authentication system https://boingboing.net/2019/03/31/di-faced-note.html
New Hampshire's "moderate Republican" governor just vetoed a bill making it easier for transgender people to change the gender marker on their birth certificates https://www.apnews.com/867e5b6237fb485d804439685d82a7c3
TIL the actress who played Matilda is cousins with Ben Shapiro, which makes sense given how odious the character's family was https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mara_Wilson
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