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When everyone underestimates you because your brand logo looks cute, but then you end up competing with giants, serving 45M daily searches, blocking trackers across the net like a boss, and having fun in the process. duckduckgo.com/traffic 

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Why is software created using taxpayers’ money not released as Free Software?

* Tax savings: Similar applications don't have to be programmed from scratch every time.

* Collaboration: Major projects can share expertise and costs.

* Serving the public: Applications paid by the public should be available for everyone.

* Fostering innovation: With transparent processes, others don't have to reinvent the wheel.

#democracy #democratic #politics #freesoftware

publiccode.eu/

All’italiano non importa capire a fondo il senso di ciò che gli viene detto da un balcone, da un palco, gli basta restare incantato dal suono delle parole. Lo diceva anche il grande Petrolini quando interpretava il personaggio di Nerone.

__A. Camilleri__

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"May I kiss you?" the android asked.
"Can't you tell?"
"I can analyse your expression, your breathing, temperature and more, and conclude you want me to."
"There you go."
"But that is me telling me you want me to. I need to hear you tell me you want me to."
"Kiss me!"
They did.
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

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We're trying to gain 200 new members by July 15. Lend a helping hand to reach our goal -- spread the word with #ISupportFreeSoftware! https://u.fsf.org/2u-

slimbook.es allows europeans to easily buy very high-end laptops with GNU/Linux preinstalled (so without having to pay the Winzozz tax) and are working to have Coreboot in their devices. This, to me, is a very honorable commitment. Keep on!

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Under GDPR, companies are required to erase consumers' personal data when a user withdraws their consent.

In the EU? Use Opt Out (free & open-sourced) to exercise this right by generating GDPR Erasure request emails to have your data removed. opt-out.eu

Secure Boot is a huge pile of shit.
I hope that the people who decided to adopt it will have the chance to swim in this swimming pool of shit.
💩

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Tutanota is up and running after mitigating the DDOS attack. Sorry for this inconvenience and thanks for your patience!

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Felici di collaborare con @comunepadova@twitter.com per la stesura del suo Piano di Eliminazione delle Barriere Architettoniche: la prima fase del percorso vedrà coinvolta la comunità #OpenStreetMap nella mappatura dello stato dell'arte ➡️ wikimedia.it/a-padova-le-barri @alesarrett@twitter.com @andreamicalizzi@twitter.com

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Today is Press Freedom Day! 💪 To support Press Freedom and to fight for our Rights to Privacy and Freedom of Speech, we are launching Secure Connect – an open source encrypted contact form. Secure Connect is free for news sites so that whistleblowers can get in touch with journalists securely. ✊😃👇
tutanota.com/blog/posts/tutano

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We have some exciting news! The team at Purism are thrilled to announce the launch of Librem One librem.one Private and secure email, chat, social and VPN. No ads! No tracking! No data sharing! Just the best end-to-end encrypted communication and social. Join the revolution today and take back control of your data and life #LibremOne

Anyway, thanks to Emacs keybindings, I was able to code and cuddle my cat at the same time 🐱

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