Over 210 European tech companies have signed our open letter to the European Parliament to reject #article13 and #article11. Our businesses depend on copyright and we compete with Google & other US tech companies - this law hurts our businesses!
nextcloud.com/blog/130-eu-busi

“[A] global architecture of behavior modification threatens human nature in the twenty-firs century.”

"In our time, surveillance capitalism claims private human experience for the market dynamic as a free source of raw material that is translated into behavioral data. "

Shoshana Zuboff, professor at Harvard Business School
democracynow.org/2019/3/1/big_

Paying so high price for doing journalism is not OK. Save refugee journalist.

Do you have some recommendation for hosting?
-one or two sites
-Mastodon (small club)

What happens when you block all of Google's IP addresses from your life? Many fascinating things break, because Google is an octopus.

gizmodo.com/i-cut-google-out-o

Tragedy and Hope
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hooktube.com/watch?v=3owk7vEEO
William Binney interviewed by Richard Grove

It can be surprisingly complex to navigate properly licensing the free software you develop. Our Licensing & Compliance FAQ has just been revised, and our intern created a short list of the MOST frequently asked questions for you to peruse: https://u.fsf.org/2r3

Glenn Greenwald said onTw:
"A very mainstream writer, @page88 - now at @wired, @Slate & @latimesopinion - explicitly suggests Bernie 2016 was a Kremlin operation & ponders if he was "wittingly" helping Putin. This is Alex-Jones-level conspiracy derangement but these are the conspiracies the mainstream likes"

I saw it many times, but great to be able to see it on PeerTube (ethical tech alternative to Youtube)
peertube.cpy.re/videos/watch/0

"M-of-N social key recovery in the @htcexodus "blockchain phone"

I've been a proponent of such things for a long time; really happy to see it implemented and look forward to seeing this feature get used more and hopefully see wider adoption in the crypto community."

via: twitter.com/VitalikButerin/sta

The state of WikiLeaks, with Sydney University's @FlickRubicon, doing her Phd on whistleblowing https://soundcloud.com/knackersandthevadge/episode-18-flick-ruby

@mntmn
Can you please make me phone with "HiFive Unleashed" ?
🙏
Just :gnu: it!

via twitter.com/atterres/status/10

Google moved 20 *billions* Euros to Bermuda in 2017.

#TaxEvasion #FuckOffGoogle

"La presse néerlandaise a révélé le 2 janvier que Google avait transféré 19,9 milliards d'euros vers le paradis fiscal des Bermudes en 2017" marianne.net/economie/grace-la … via @MarianneleMag

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