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Do you know that LinuxJournal has a bunch of eBooks (about Linux) free to download, without even requiring to submit your information?

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Amnesty International: "#ClimateStrike 🌍
#FridaysForFurture 🌍
#SchoolStrikeForClimate 🌍

Change happens when we stand together. And yesterday, thousands of young people did exactly that—to save our future."

[#humanrights #news #bot]

A note for anyone reading the above poem: you'll notice it looks like half an eye. The original poem is in the shape of an eye with slightly different formatting. Please let me know if you'd like a copy of the original.

The EU Copyright Directive is approaching its final MEP vote the week of 25 March 2019. This is our last chance to stop Article 13 from changing the Internet forever.

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New WordPress Vulnerability Lets Unauthenticated Remote Attackers Hack Sites

If for some reason your #WordPress sites have not yet been automatically updated to the latest version 5.1.1 released yesterday, it's highly recommended to upgrade immediately.

Writing a post about the current state of , increasing awareness etc. I mention cameras. They’re part of the furniture here in the UK. Where’s the most ridiculous place you’ve seen a CCTV camera?

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"W3C approves #WebAuthn as the web standard for password-free logins"

Gotta love it... @monero is fully synced on my laptop - all 70+ GB of it - and I'm happily moving around. I'm just dying for the day this becomes the standard in everyday payments/banking/friendly transfers etc. etc.

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A new set of vulnerabilities in major operating systems—including Windows, #macOS, #Linux—could allow attackers to bypass IOMMU protection and hack modern computers in a matter of seconds by re-enabling peripheral devices based DMA attacks

—by @unix_root

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Did you know that police forces across the UK might soon roll out #facialrecognition tech on your local High Street? Its use has already been shown to discriminate against minority communities. Read more in the short explainer we wrote with @LibertyHQ

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Surveillance cameras are often hiding in plain sight. Here’s how to recognize some of the common varieties.

, you fought well but I am not so easily defeated. One thing is clear: I have much more to learn about you!

It's anyone's guess whether or not I manage to successfully perform this system backup with by bedtime... Trial and error!

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