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Beliebte Frage an meine Studis während der Vorlesung: "Wer von euch nutzt KEIN WhatsApp". Üblicherweise bleiben alle Hände unten.

Auf das »Warum« angesprochen kommt die Antwort : "Bei den anderen Messengern ist (fast) niemand...".

Meine Antwort: "Korrekt und es ist eure Aufgabe als verantwortungsvolle Informatiker, eure Familie und Freunde auf Alternativen wie Conversations, Signal und Co. aufmerksam zu machen."

How DRM Has Permitted Google to Have an “Open Source” Browser That Is Still Under Its Exclusive Control

boingboing.net/2019/05/29/hoar

Isn't technology fun?

And yes, the sad thing is that something like that is actually necessary.

iOS Shortcut for Recording the Police schneier.com/blog/archives/201

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The current list of ways something can get into the federated timeline:

- someone from your server is following that user
- someone from your server replied to that user
- someone from your server is following someone who replied to that user
- someone from your server liked/boosted it
- someone from your server copy/pasted the link into the search box, causing the server to load it

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