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Just published Google lawsuit evidence indicates that like always retained users' location data, even if disabled in user interface, to the extent that its own employees flashed LineageOS on their phones to avoid tracking. Full thread on

#privacy #google

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Has anyone tried to reimplement the Incompatible Timesharing System (ITS)? #ITS

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Do you use LibreOffice?

Please help share.

Please tell your purposes with #LibreOffice in the comments.

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Ok, #UEFA, just declare Spain the winner and stop the spread of virus with your irresponsible championship. #kthxbai

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If you don't like #Microsoft, please get your code off #GitHub. It's just Microsoft wearing a mask at this point.

#SourceHut, @codeberg, and are all viable alternatives depending on your priorities.

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Organic Maps an Android and iOS offline maps app based on OpenStreetMap

It looks really good and has 0 trackers according to @exodus Love to have more alternatives to recommend :blobcat:

#privacy #openstreetmap #ios #android

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looking for a remote software intern! 

hi all, i've been given the power to hire people to help me, and i'm starting with interns!

TL;DR: Go, React, PostgreSQL. Lots of freedom. $15/hr (negotiable), 20 hours a week minimum (more if desired). Advancement to full time encouraged!

full description here:

please reach out to me here or via email at [email protected] if you're interested!
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Projects such as #GCC, #glibc, & gnulib are considering ending #copyright assignment to #FSF. We urge everyone to think carefully what this means for the future of #copyleft, #GPL enforcement, and the software freedom of downstream users.

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"Every big company has at least one wizard"

submitted by LikesCakeFartVideos

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"I swear JS is the best programming language tho... Ugh..."

submitted by DaSpaceman245

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New episode of @fossandcrafts on "Gender and Sexuality, A Personal Perspective"

I talk about being nonbinary trans-femme and @mlemweb talks about being demisexual.

Sharing experiences is good... though a motivator for this episode (for me) is also that much of my work is public (ActivityPub, etc) and easily found. A "stealth" transition isn't an option for me without disconnecting from my past work.

So here it is, out in the open.

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If you use libvirt (e.g. virsh, virt-manager etc) and you routinely need "throw away" VMs, I have tidied up my tool for managing these and released it:

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Hello Fediverse!
Almost 9 years after our very first tweet announcing the creation of the project, we're now happy to publish our very first toot :blobcatheadphones:

We are an international team of contributors of code and otherwise. Together we work on the the most popular open source podcast app for Android. And we would love to get you on board 👉

What we like to do in our spare time? Listening to podcasts!

#introduction #podcast #OpenSource #FOSS #Android #Java

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You are an FSFE supporter and want to implement a project to advance #FreeSoftware but are lacking some money to get it started?

Next deadline for our local group funding is 25 July:

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FOSS Linux Graphics Software Developer Job Opening at Igalia (based in Spain but job itself is full remote): if you know anyone interested point them to this: #linux #graphics #dev #vulkan #wayland #foss

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Yesterday @Athelstan brought to my attention that yet again #Microsoft is lying through their teeth. In the link below, at 00:11:22 they claim that tailing with 3 window of applications is something that “no one else let you do with these many windows”!!

And on 00:12:32 they claim that they are the first who come up with “task switching” in which applications are collected together for a task. Remember, #KDE has had it as “Activities” for yeaaaaars

#win11 #windows11

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Hey Chromium, Dear Firefox. You two realize you're not actually a virtual machine, right?

Could you please stop fighting over who can use the most memory? It's not a contest.

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If you don't believe in chaos theory, change a single version of a dependency in an npm project

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How to join a #IRC channel via #matrix:

1. Type /join into your client.

Done! 🤯

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