Privacy, like security, requires technology that can be examined, reviewed, studied, vetted and modified. It's also a personal consideration
We need a full free and open technology stack: software, devices, data and society
#FLOX is everything you think necessary for your personal freedom, privacy and security ( even things we have not yet created )
FLOX - Free Libre Open X(everything)
Speaking of new Free Software photography releases, the incredible team over at darktable have a new release as well!
New darktable 2.6.2 released!
What a wonderful week to be a photo geek!
Mastodon UI question
Threads can be muted. Can you mute only a particular branch? e.g. a few people conversing amongst themselves and no longer involving you, but you're still involved in another
Also, can you mark a post to not default to reply-all?
Can you change your account preferences to not default to reply-all?
I don't see those in the preferences, but I'm also not popular enough to need them and so it might just be my unfamiliarity
The city of Amsterdam is creating a digital map where you can find all digital surveillance/data collection devices like cameras, both public and private/business owned. Great initiative to create some #transparency! https://www.parool.nl/amsterdam/kaart-van-gemeente-laat-zien-waar-gegevens-verzameld-worden~a4623877/
#LibreGraphics meeting 2019 schedule is up
LGM 2019 is taking place from May 29 to June 2 in Saarbruecken, #Germany
RT @andreasbovens: Firefox 66 is out 🥳 and it comes with:
🔇 audible autoplay blocking
⚓️ scroll anchoring
🖥️ screen sharing with getDispla… tweeted by @Firefox
Tor friends, relay operators, and anyone who wants to learn about Tor: Join us at Hackerspace Valencia on Thursday, March 28. https://blog.torproject.org/events/tor-meetup-valencia
PLUG Security meeting Thursday night - Shodan
Introduction To Shodan is a two-hour course designed to provide an overview of the search engine for finding devices connected to the internet.
Mar 21, 19:00
Desert Breeze Substation , 251 Desert Breeze Blvd West, Chandler, AZ
The #EFF says one bill in congress will fully restore Net Neutrality, the Save the Internet Act of 2019
It's 3 pages and essentially says to restore the #NetNeutrality rules that were in effect on January 19th, 2017
If you're in the US, call your representative and ask them to sponsor the bill
Rally in Casa Grande #Arizona tomorrow for congressman O'Halleran on the committee voting on the bill nextweek
New blog post: A weekend for the Debian website and friends https://larjona.wordpress.com/2019/03/18/a-weekend-for-the-debian-website-and-friends/
#DebConf19 registration is open! https://bits.debian.org/2019/03/debconf19-open-registration-bursary.html
Our Director of Community Operations, @freedeb will speak about Free Software/Utopia: how the movement could be more successful, this weekend at the Free Software Foundation's annual #LibrePlanet conference in Cambridge, MA https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/mar/20/LP2019/
Fresno! @RootAccessCA, a local hacker space in the Electronic Frontier Alliance, is hosting a Makers Day on Sunday, 4/7 https://twitter.com/RootAccessCA/statuses/1106724932975656960
Do you want to make sure your users have access to their team productivity software, even if they suffer from bad eyesight or require keyboard input?
Nextcloud is WCAG 2.0 AAA compatible, works with screen readers and has a Dyslexia-friendly font option.
There's a bill going through the US house that will reinstate all parts of Net Neutrality and it needs committee support
FLOX: everything you think necessary for your personal freedom, privacy and security (even things we have not yet created)
FLOX - Free Libre Open X(everything)
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