In exactly 4 hours from now we'll launch our first in a series of VIRTUAL MEETUP EVENTS! Click the link to find out more about the stream (featuring speakers from @[email protected], @[email protected] and Matrix!) and join the Matrix live chat to get the full experience! http://matrix.org/open-tech-meetup/
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OK, I removed the 'alias' (which clearly wasn't working) to try again and I've been told: "Successfully removed the alias. Moving from that account to this one will no longer be possible." Great...Would have been good to have a warning of this before unlinking. #Mastodon
ICYMI: we joined this online discussion (together with @podehaye) - thanks @OpenRightsGroup for organising and for having us!
We are tracking the global response to #COVID19 here:
At last, it's now trivial to link a self-hosted @[email protected] up to @[email protected] for all your private video conferencing needs! 🎉 To show just how easy it is to run your own Synapse+Riot+Jitsi we've put together a new installation video & guide for Debian! https://matrix.org/blog/2020/04/06/running-your-own-secure-communication-service-with-matrix-and-jitsi 👩🏾💻👨🏻💻
My website now has a .onion location. As it's a minimal static site with only HTML and CSS, you shouldn't notice any difference in functionality or appearance... http://http://q3sb5gvp2euciq3jhf5q6rvhndw7tlgg6lr6tcp5femmrb3ivry3qmyd.onion -- Thanks to @micahflee #Tor #onionshare #privacy #anonymity #website
We simply cannot say this enough:
1. Turn off your location services.
2. Turn off your phone completely when you don’t need it on.
WE are allowing THEM to create a virtual police state. #COVID19 tracking is simply a building block of systemic real-time civilian surveillance.
At the heart of this technology is money, not altruism. These companies are not non-profits. Their profit ≠ your freedom.
You control your #privacy through your choices.
Zoom's encryption has some major flaws, is "not suited for secrets", and Zoom has servers in China generating meeting encryption keys for users in other countries, Citizen Lab researchers discover https://theintercept.com/2020/04/03/zooms-encryption-is-not-suited-for-secrets-and-has-surprising-links-to-china-researchers-discover/ (by me)
‘Zoom is malware’: why experts worry about the video conferencing platform
The company has seen a 535% rise in daily traffic in the past month, but security researchers say the app is a ‘privacy disaster’
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/apr/02/zoom-technology-security-coronavirus-video-conferencing #zoom #privacy #privacymatters
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Relays running Tor versions 0.2.9 and 0.4.0.x will soon be rejected from the network. Please upgrade your relay as soon as possible. https://community.torproject.org/relay/setup/guard #TorRelays
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