Are you interested in distributed/federated systems? @firstname.lastname@example.org just posted his idea for the algorithm to sync between different #entropic instances. Join the conversation! https://discourse.entropic.dev/t/entropic-entropic-syncing/244
If you're interested in learning a few idiomatic tricks for #rustlang, @email@example.com went through one of my libs and refactored one of the files to be more idiomatic, and in the process wrote up a whole explanation! Check it out: https://github.com/zkat/cacache-rs/pull/1#issuecomment-507177079
Calling all #Linux 🐧 nerds! Post a gif or meme below to describe what running Linux was like for you (or what you think it was like) in the 1990s 😁 I'll nominate the best reply in a few days 👍
This week we covered Ubuntu dropping i386, CERN ditching Microsoft, Riscv64 Debian, and Jill had a chat with Ted Gould, co-founder of Inkscape. #Linux
A few months ago, Microsoft decided to collaborate with Google and drop its web engine in favor of Google's.
Earlier this week, Google blocked all ad blockers, and now Microsoft has de-listed UBlock Origin (a powerful ad-blocker). Without real choice, monopolies will dictate what you see and do on the Internet.
Real choice comes with Free/Open Source Software.
A strictly Linux phone? I'm looking forward to seeing how it goes. I know the fairphone has a good following, but maybe Pine can help with alternatives.
Source - https://fossbytes.com/pinephone-linux-smartphone-149/
#Linux #SmartPhone #PinePhone
It's important to show that we care about freedom! Participating is not hard, all info here: https://blog.mehl.mx/2019/protect-freedom-on-radio-devices-raise-your-voice-today/
Do you Run Firefox?
You may want to edit your security certificates.
EFF Article - https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/02/cyber-mercenary-groups-shouldnt-be-trusted-your-browser-or-anywhere-else
Remove Dark Matter from Firefox - https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/24/how-to-remove-darkmatter-certificates/
G+ finally has the warning bar on it.
Meanwhile, notifications of various kinds have stopped working. They've said it's a known issue, but I don't think it'll be fixed, especially with G+ being noped pretty soon.
An Important Message From "Google" About Google+:
#Google #GooglePlus #GPlus
Good ol' Googs is blocking ad blockers maybe:
Hangouts May Be Next To Go
Though, this one seems to have more credibility than the 9tp5Google article a while back mentioning this.
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