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How to fight back against Google AMP as a web user and a web developer markosaric.com/google-amp/

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I did a detailed privacy check of the Tiktok app and website. You can read my article æt Süddeutsche Zeitung. Tiktok commits multiple breaches of law, trust, transparency and data protection. Here are the technical and legal details
Long thread⤵️

@norbert
Eigenartig, Signal taucht hier nichtmal in der Liste der Batterie-Verbraucher auf. Vielleicht zu geringe Nutzung..

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If you are new to Mastodon, or, like me, not so totally new anymore but still puzzling how this all works, read Noëlle Anthony's awesome Guide to Mastodon: github.com/joyeusenoelle/Guide

Tools are only as good as their documentation, user guides and communities. Thank you @noelle , you made Mastodon an even better tool for me (and I suppose a lot of other people too) now.

#mastodon #fediverse #help

Fun fact: in the southern hemisphere the Sun "goes backwards" from right to left.

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@uint8_t

By urgency as a calculation of importance, impact, benefit, dependencies, due date and age.

I use
taskwarrior.org/
A command line task manager.

Recommendable Vim-alike frontend:
github.com/scottkosty/vit

Loads of other tools available
taskwarrior.org/tools/

Along with to track time spent.
timewarrior.net/

Apparently has a week of until Dec-2.
packtpub.com/free-learning

You need to create an account though. And somehow the site also still says Sep-20 to Sep-23 ...

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Passionate supporters of free and open source software (FOSS) are spreading the word about LibreOffice and other tools. Learn about Sokibi's great work in Java, Indonesia: blog.documentfoundation.org/bl

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"Today, at 15:35 UTC+1 on 25 November 2019, we made our final /22 IPv4 allocation from the last remaining addresses in our available pool. We have now run out of IPv4 addresses." 🎉 #legacyIP #IPv4 #RIPE #network

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At its 32nd party conference this weekend, the German conservative party CDU resolved to join @fsfe in demanding that software developed with public money should be publicly available as #FreeSoftware:

"This is why the following will apply to all (public) digitisation projects in Germany in the future: the awarding of contracts and funding will be subject to compliance with the principles of open source and open standards."

fsfe.org/news/2019/news-201911

#publiccode

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Am Wochenende hat die CDU auf ihrem 32. Parteitag beschlossen, sich der Forderung der FSFE anzuschließen, dass mit öffentlichen Geldern entwickelte Software als Freie Software allen Zugute kommen soll:

"Deshalb gilt künftig für alle (öffentlichen) Digitalisierungsprojekte in Deutschland: #Auftragsvergabe und Förderung sind an die Einhaltung der Prinzipien #OpenSource und offene Standards gebunden."

fsfe.org/news/2019/news-201911

#FreieSoftware #publiccode

Today is the
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Heute ist der
Internationale Tag zur Beseitigung von Gewalt gegen Frauen

un.org/en/events/endviolenceda

unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/e

Contract for the Web
contractfortheweb.org/

"A global plan of action to make our online world safe and empowering for everyone"

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How much public space we've surrendered to cars...

Art by Karl Jilg.

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If you have a .org domain name: go renew it now. For the full 10 years.

Registration rights for .org were just bought by a private equity firm. And as part of that contract, the price caps were removed.

Anything in .org will get much more expensive, soon.

A ten year renewal will cost you a bit over a hundred bucks. Which is probably less than one year will cost you in the very near future.

theregister.co.uk/2019/11/20/o

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