“It’s almost like we woke up and suddenly the Internet was owned and operated by private capital under a kind of regime, a new economic logic that really was not well understood.” https://blog.apnic.net/2019/04/03/the-future-of-undersea-internet-cables-are-big-tech-companies-forming-a-cartel/
Microsoft announces it will shut down ebook program and confiscate its customers' libraries. Just another reminder that DRM is hostile towards users.
i'm just gonna leave this here
This has been a long time coming.
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Google is truly the new Microsoft, moving to the second phase of Embrace-Extend-Extinguish with regards to e-mail:
This is the dystopia we deserve.
Looks like Germany sold out the Internets (in the context of #Article11 and #Article13) for France agreeing to Nord Stream 2:
Realpolitik at its best.
And now we will probably get fscked over with terrible, absolutist copyright law.
@aral Has this article passed your purview? "HTML email reborn, as Google brings AMP to your inbox" [https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/03/google-brings-amp-to-email-turning-your-inbox-into-an-app/]
Google's way of downplaying an open calendar file standard, in order to give their own proprietary, non-interoperable calendar SaaS an edge: call it "Apple calendar": https://cloud.withgoogle.com/next/sf/next-onair
Automatic Certificate Management Environment (ACME) is officially RFC 8555 now:
"This document describes a protocol that a CA and an applicant can use to automate the process of verification and certificate issuance. The protocol also provides facilities for other certificate management functions, such as certificate revocation."
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