Pluralsight's Free April is back! Currently studying: LPI Linux Essentials (010-160) https://app.pluralsight.com/paths/certificate/lpi-linux-essentials-010-160
Linux BASH Shell Script Basics | Joe Collins
Currently reading: How to Mitigate #DDoS Vulnerabilities in Layers of OSI Model https://dzone.com/articles/how-to-mitigate-ddos-vulnerabilities-in-layers-of
A decentalized vision for the future of software freedom activism
Instead of relying on the FSF to be everything to everyone, how about over the next 10-20 years, we develop a federated network of software freedom organisations, sharded by geographies (like the FSFE), and by fields of interest (eg an academic software freedom org)? A federated approach to defending the public's freedoms would prevent any org (or person) becoming a single-point-of-failure.
RSS or Why Lack Of Developer Imagination Will Be the End of the Open Web: http://decafbad.net/2020/08/11/rss-or-why-lack-of-developer-imagination-will-be-the-end-of-the-open-web/
Tails, a live operating system relying on Tor that helps you to use the internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any computer, turns 10 today.
Happy birthday, Tails 🎂
The brother who took me in when I came out 15 years ago and the only one in my family to ever take me to a Pride March is about to move abroad, 6000 miles away. I'm very happy for him, who had his wish to come true, but I am altogether heartbroken; it will be a long while before we will be able see each other again.
Yay! 🎉 We've developed an encrypted calendar in less than 2 months. 😃😍You can already check out the beta:
I'm extremely pleased to launch Run Your Own Social: How to run a small social network site for you friends.
This is a guide book to running a small, tight-knit federated social network server. It comes from my year of experience running Friend Camp. It's focused largely on SOCIAL solutions, though it does touch on the technical.
I've tried to keep it technology-neutral, and it should be a pretty easy read for anyone who's been on the fediverse for a while.
Goodbye, Chrome: Google’s web browser has become spy software
Our latest privacy experiment found Chrome ushered more than 11,000 tracker cookies into our browser — in a single week. Here’s why Firefox is better.
"Nobody talks about the real reason to use Tabs over Spaces"
This is a pretty compelling reason. Esp. if you are writing open source code.
FLOSS, privacy, infosec and other stuff. My pronouns are: They/He. https://pronoun.is/they/them?or=he
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