Why is DRM still a thing? People who will steal your stuff will get cracked versions anyways. All you're doing is punishing me for paying you.
Privacy-invasive surveillance of students isn’t okay. https://ssd.eff.org/en/module/privacy-students
THIS IS EXACTLY WHAT I WAS LOOKING FOR:)
A search engine for #peertube
"PeerTube Index is a centralized search engine for PeerTube videos. We run a crawler that visits PeerTube instances to find videos and new instances. All found videos are made searchable by their name. We exclude videos marked as Not Safe For Work (NSFW) for now.
This site is not affiliated to Framasoft, the maintainer of the PeerTube software. "
Incognito Mode May Not Work the Way You Think It Does Every browser has a private mode—but the privacy it offers has a limit. https://www.wired.com/story/incognito-mode-explainer #Wired #News #Bot
XMRig is a small mining program you could use to mine #Monero #XMR currency using a machines CPU. Doing so will not be profitable, the currency you get will barely cover the additional electricity cost. Still, may be interesting to do if you are particularly interested in digital currency technology.
I've noticed a direct correlation between how much people know about how technology works, and how much they are concerned about digital privacy.
Twitter wouldn’t have to worry about whether or not last week’s attackers read or exfiltrated direct messages if it had end-to-end encrypted them. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/jgxd3d/twitter-insider-access-panel-account-hacks-biden-uber-bezos
@eff As EFF has said, merging Fitbit’s trove of health and biometric data with Google’s data makes it harder and harder for privacy-focused tech companies to exist and compete. https://www.eff.org/pt-br/deeplinks/2020/04/google-fitbit-merger-would-cement-googles-data-empire
21 TiB Of "Open Source" Software From #GitHub Is Now Stored In the #Norwegian Arctic World Archive on Svalbard island. The film reels used to store the source code should, in theory, last thousands of years.
Google is accused of violating data privacy laws by recording what users are looking at in apps.
We need to fight surveillance capitalism: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/data-privacy-day-surveillance-capitalism/ 💪
"Both of these bills threaten core freedoms online, and moving an attack on encryption from one bill to another is not progress."
Riana Pfefferkorn with a must-read on why these two bills (the EARN IT Act and the LAED Act) are dangerous to our privacy, security, AND online freedom of expression. https://www.brookings.edu/techstream/the-senates-twin-threats-to-online-speech-and-security/
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