facebook splitting up the word “sponsored” to sneak past adblockers

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Due to the fact that we run completely free of ads, we have to rely on your help to keep the lights on around here.

If you are willing to support us, you can become one of our Patrons or donate through PayPal or Liberapay!

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$ please :) Show more

In 2019 the European Union's #Copyright Directive is getting close to the final straight. Help the @fsfe@twitter.com to #SaveCodeShare, sign the open letter and talk to us at the booth:
savecodeshare.eu/

#FOSDEM

Despite the search engine improvements over the past 15 years, I feel like it's gotten harder to find things rather than easier, at least when it comes to niche things. Brands and (stolen) images are easier to find than ever.

Search seems to focus more on metadata than content, many sites lock their content behind memberships or make it non-static (=harder to index and even to view).

It feels like to find more niche or technical information, you have to know what/where it is to begin with :/

@spacekookie licensing all the content you're uploading there to discord, what could possibly go wrong :'D (the ToS screenshot is older since I tried to bringing up that topic to artists I'm friend with who started using discord after that Tumblr thingy)

Discord is valued at 1.65 _billion_ dollars.

What kind of person can look at that and go "ah, yes, this free chat service is totally not gonna screw us out of private data for profit"?

PS. While we’re at it, let’s entrust all our freedom of speech to Google also.

Fixing Gargron's stubbornness with custom CSS Show more

Sometimes low-tech is a cooler solution than high-tech.

This sensor device detects if your package was handled roughly during transport: no electronics, just clever engineering.

DNS flag day–changes affecting Extension mechanisms for DNS (EDNS):

dnsflagday.net/

– on or around Feb 1st, 2019, major open source resolver vendors will release updates that implement stricter EDNS handling, and public DNS provides will disable workarounds
– as a DNS server admin, check your EDNS compliance
– see also: isc.org/blogs/dns-flag-day/

#dns #security #infosec #cybersecurity #dnsflagday #edns #compliance

gofundme, police murder, #BlackLivesMatter Show more

I just had an absolutely horrifying vision of a nightmare future where concerts are interrupted by commercial breaks like spotify

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