I ordered an artichoke antipasti for the table, and two co-workers from Taiwan had never even seen one.
I made them taste it, and they hated the bitter taste. I had the exact same reaction as a child, but I was forced to eat them until I started to find them tasty 😋
KDE's Plasma 5.17 just landed! Check out the new smart notification system, improved and expanded System Settings, increased usability and gestures and much more!
It's not difficult to make a faster and less intrusive web. If you're running on WordPress, simply use fewer plugins. Your site loads faster with fewer scripts and third-party connections.
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Found on #Fdroid: Aurora Droid, an alternative Client for Fdroid. Has some usability problems but wow looks so much better than the official F-Droid client
At this year's General Assembly, which took place in Essen, Germany, on 12 October, the members of the @[email protected] re-elected @[email protected] as the president, Heiki Lõhmus as the vice president, and @[email protected] as the financial officer for another two-year term.
So guys we did, we sent people to jail for peacefully voting and rallying https://www.elnacional.cat/es/politica/documento-texto-integro-sentencia_429590_102.html
100 Best Political History Books of All Time
I haven't read any of these, and most are far too US-centric, but I think #64, The People's Republic of Amnesia is an important book to read. One event has shaped China, and that's Tiananmen Square, 1989/06/04.
list gets more interesting around #40-100
can anybody recommend any other good political reads from this list?
Last release of uBlock Origin rejected from google chrome webstore for BS reason "not complying with webstore policy". Gorhill (main dev taking privacy seriously unlike uBlock and adblock devs) won't bother trying to push back. He's right. Just don't bother with chrome. Time to drop support.
Switch away from chrome if you didn't already. A browser where blocking ads at a technical level is made harder and harder, and now this kind of barrier...
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