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#RingCT & #Bulletproofs are now available for everyone on the #Bitcoin codebase with Particl! 🔥

Get every bit of info you need regarding today's mainnet #hardfork and learn the best #privacy practices by clicking the link below.


#PrivacyCoin #BUIDL

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Cool Cactus-Tetris setup with cinder blocks!

That would be it. Now I just need to own some place where I could emerge this..

Still one of my most favourite talks from :

Bio-hacking: Overcoming programmed ideologies by Amin Rafiee -

Dilemma: /e/ @e_mydata or for my OnePlus 5?

I'm currently rocking debloated OxygenOS via xXx NoLimits ROM.

I've heard some people are unable to install some banking apps on /e/ etc. – is that a big issue on /e/?

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At /e/ we had lots of discussion about Telegram vs Signal vs ... But I must say that the best IM secured service in my opinion is @delta

Delta Chat is using emails to transport instant messages: it's fully decentralized, heavily encrypted and you can reach any contact 😀

That's a great design.

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How PayPal’s New Refund Policy Is Killing Small Businesses

What has #PayPal done to stir the ire of small #business owners the world over who depend on their service to process payments?

How to Live Without Google and Other Evil Tech Giants – impressive collection of resources for all trying to break ties to the big tech:

"[..] a good monetary system should be robust to changes in political moods. A cashless monetary system is less resistant to both the tyranny of the majority and shifts towards authoritarianism."

I loudly applaud the rise of projects that make self-hosting apps & services easy! (found out today about this one)
– know about others? share!

Self-hosting is made more accessible day by day, even for non-techies. Decentralize!

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Particl Open Marketplace Alpha V2.0 Release

It’s finally here! The #Particl Open #Marketplace Alpha V2.0 has just been released on Github and is now available for all to play with.

This version is going to be unlike other testnet versions we’ve seen in the recent past!

#decentralized #ecommerce #cryptocurrency

, The native Tool for UX/UI:

Help make this a reality, Kickstarter campaign online and running! This is one of the final pieces of Linux ecosystem missing. If you care about , please share (even if UI/UX is not your thing :)

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New Release Schedule for Particl’s Open Marketplace

#Particl was the first #blockchain to natively integrate #Segwit, the first project to integrate #RingCT on the #Bitcoin codebase, the first project to implement Confidential Transactions on Bitcoin’s codebase, the first project to implement #coldstaking, and the first project to enable a true #PoS coin to safely cold stake from a hardware device. Learn more!

#ecommerce #cryptocurrency

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There's an amazing number of #ActivityPub #alternatives now available or under development:

Twitter -> @Mastodon and #Pleroma

Instagram -> @pixelfed and @anfora

YouTube -> #PeerTube ( @Chocobozzz )

Soundcloud -> @funkwhale

MeetUp -> @GetTogetherComm

Medium -> #Plume ( @BaptisteGelez )

Reddit -> @prismo and Anancus ( @tuxether )

LinkedIn -> @cloutstream

Google Calendar -> @calendar_social

Anything missing from the list? What else is needed?

#Federation #Fediverse

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2001: Ha ha Linux could even run on a toaster! j/k
2011: Wow this toaster actually runs Linux. It’s not a joke anymore.
2021: Please pay the ransomware to receive your toast.

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We still have a tech position open at the Freedom of the Press Foundation (a nonprofit): a Sr. Software Engineer position to work on SecureDrop, the open source whistleblower platform used by 65+ media organizations, originally developed by the late Aaron Swartz.

You get paid to work
✅ from anywhere in the world
✅ on a world-changing project
✅ that's open source,
✅ stewarded by a small team
✅ that's led by a woman.

Help spreading the word is much appreciated:

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