Police Say Dead Homeless Individual Threatened Them With Weapon As Far As You Know https://www.theonion.com/police-say-dead-homeless-individual-threatened-them-wit-1846528777 #homelessness #thomasjones #lawcrime #housing
HR Warns Employees Against Taking Unsanctioned 8-Hour Naps Every Night While Working From Home https://www.theonion.com/hr-warns-employees-against-taking-unsanctioned-8-hour-n-1846513384 #abigailstyner #labor
‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens https://www.theonion.com/no-way-to-prevent-this-says-only-nation-where-this-r-1846534576 #nowaytopreventthissaysonlynationwherethisregularlyhappens #gunviolenceintheunitedstates #andrewthompson #massshooting #gunviolence #massmurder #violence
AI Researcher Warns Deepfake Videos Of Him Cheating On Wife Will Become More Common https://www.theonion.com/ai-researcher-warns-deepfake-videos-of-him-cheating-on-1846514330 #artificialintelligenceapplications #artificialintelligence #scienceandtechnology #academicdisciplines #computergraphics #specialeffects #lawrencehynek #humaninterest #identitytheft #deeplearning #katherine #deepfake #articles #cheryl
- you pay hundreds of dollars for a thing that is ✨SMART✨
- it works well for a while
- the company releases an update and DEMANDS a subscription fee to keep using your device the same way and somehow thinks u will be into it??
this shit should be illegal
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/internetofshit/status/1372703846452113411
I've got everything set up on my new laptop except backups; Duplicati is being extremely flakey for some reason, stopping part-way through backups, corrupting its database, etc.
Going to give the former CloudBerry a try, see how it behaves. Finding a Linux GUI backup client that supports Backblaze B2 is hard, everything is "enterprise" focused.
Sympathetic Police Know What It’s Like To Have A Bad Day And Kill 8 People https://www.theonion.com/sympathetic-police-know-what-it-s-like-to-have-a-bad-da-1846497280 #englishlanguagefilms #socialissues #warconflict
‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens https://www.theonion.com/no-way-to-prevent-this-says-only-nation-where-this-r-1846494525 #nowaytopreventthissaysonlynationwherethisregularlyhappens #gunviolenceintheunitedstates #massshooting #jamieharkin #gunviolence #massmurder #violence
Loving Support: This Man Brought His Xbox To The Delivery Room So His Wife Could Watch Him Play ‘Assassin’s Creed’ While In Labor https://ogn.theonion.com/loving-support-this-man-brought-his-xbox-to-the-delive-1846489260
Linux vendor System76 releases the Pangolin, a full AMD laptop https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/03/linux-vendor-system76-releases-the-pangolin-a-full-amd-laptop #NewRelease #Hardware
After months of stalling, Google finally revealed how much personal data they collect in Chrome and the Google app. No wonder they wanted to hide it.
Spying on users has nothing to do with building a great web browser or search engine. We would know (our app is both in one).
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/1371509053613084679
Password managers are our recommended way of securing your hundreds (thousands?) of online accounts. If you use LastPass, who were exposed for having 7 trackers within their Android app, make sure you tweak these privacy settings (doesn't apply to iOS).
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/1371095523613143040
Privacy when gaming is often an afterthought, but it doesn't need to be. @kingthor shares simple steps you can take to protect your privacy on popular consoles, including how to limit data collection and how to mute the PS5's always-on microphone. 😱
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/1370748236546330625
RT from Chris Welch (@chriswelch)
Just got served a legit commercial while updating the apps on my LG OLED TV.
This isn’t the future I signed up for.
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/chriswelch/status/1369733357756686349
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