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Hi there, I'm a non-technical digital immigrant, soccer-playing private tutor and a Crete-loving West German with Bavarian roots who doesn't want to be watched by big brothers!!!

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Simple Mobile Tools-Entwickler Tibor Kaputa in unserem Interview: "Die Leute scheinen zum Glück zu verstehen, dass Entwickler auch mit Open-Source-Projekten etwas Geld verdienen müssen."

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Google Alternativen für:
- Nutzer
- Webseitenbetreiber
- Android Entwickler

Bitte fleißig re-tooten! :mastogrin:

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Want to learn how to protect your privacy online, but aren’t sure where to begin? Check out our Surveillance Self Defense basics section to get started.

Stoicism And Digital Minimalism: An Interview With Computer Scientist And Bestselling Author Cal Newport

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Ich selbst habe es noch nicht getestet, aber ein paar der Kuketz-Blog-Moderatoren setzt bei Video-Telefonie auf Jami.

Plattformübergreifend und quelloffen. Sicherlich ein Blick wert.

"We're in a century where we have really powerful technology, and we don't have the moral and ethical governance that we need to manage it properly. Somehow, our system doesn't hold people responsible."
Frederick Douglas, a freed slave who became an abolitionist, in his autobiography he wrote,
‘The moment I became free was not when I was physically released from my chains, the moment I became free was when master said yes and I said no.’ And that’s what that song is about! It’s about standing up to illegitimate authority wherever it rears its head. Sometimes that might be parental or it might be your school, or your place of work or in your government.

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Watch and cry... then roll up you sleeves and help turn this around! A must-see for any would-be Humane Tech Activist.

Animation by
who created many more similarly beautiful but highly disturbing works of art.

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Rage Against The Machine - Bulls On Parade (Official Video) - YouTube

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Edward to Reveal How Social Media Spies on Users

Leaker Edward Snowden has created new online accounts on which he will tip his hand to how social media keeps tabs on users.

Always remember the Savage's words in chapter 17 of Huxley's "Brave New World":
"The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices make instruments to plague us; the dark and vicious place where thee he got cost him his eyes..."
What are our modern "pleasant vices"?
Why does the word "device" come from the word "vice"?
What are our modern "pleasant devices"?
What do they make with us?

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People need to take control of both their privacy and security and use them together to combat surveillance.
Stop using proprietary software and platforms.
Take full responsibility and control of your own privacy and security by using Linux, FOSS, and decentralized platforms. Move from centralized sites to the Fediverse.

#privacy #security #foss #floss #linux #fediverse #decentralization

'Brave New World' predicted 2019 better than any other novel (link:

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Thanks to @Tutanota that I know about
Tutanota made a blog about degoogling by Matthias, the co-founder and developer of Tutanota.
Check it out, it's a good read.

#tutanota #degooglify #google #youtube #alternatives #peertube #invidious

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