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Who knew Iran has the tech to develop it's own vaccine?

Iran hopes to defeat COVID with home-grown crop of vaccines
nature.com/articles/d41586-021

The #keyoxide project is celebrating its first anniversary today 🎉 thanks to all for your support!

Working on more than a million CSV lines of AWS cost and usage reports. Good old tool awk still the best for this task.

"Transparency is for those who carry out public duties and exercise public power. Privacy is for everyone else."
- Glenn Greenwald

What is the blogging platform you use right now?

Please help share.

#blog #alternatives

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**The U.S. Carefully Documented Its Total Failure in Afghanistan for 12 Years**

"For twelve years, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan issued grim and detailed reports about America’s failures in the country. No one listened."

vice.com/en_us/article/bvzaxz/

#news #bot

Happy 109 anniversary to this little nugget of an article. We've known what the problem is for over a century.

People usually consider IRC an online only medium, so it's nice to see us mentioned in the Real World!
Thanks to @fsf for the mention in this months newsletter.

I'm currently on-call, but there is a reason we don't depend on Akamai, Cloudflare or the big three cloud providers.

So I just watch the fireworks. And pour a glass for those having pagers go off right now due to Akamai.

Amnesty International categorically stands by the findings of the Pegasus Project, and that the data is irrefutably linked to potential targets of NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware.
amnesty.org/en/latest/news/202

Muse Group (Musescore, Audacity) Physically threatening FOSS dev w/ violence via Copyright Law 

Copyright dispute is causing the Audacity/Musescore person to physically threaten the FOSS dev -- who is expat Chinese -- with deportation back to China plus notify Chinese authorities of anti-China repositories.

Asshole deleted their comment cause of course they realized they are an asshole.

web.archive.org/web/2021071911

“This page is hosted on a Casio fx-9750GII graphical calculator”

fxip.as203478.net/

…And it loads faster than 99% of your privacy-destroying tracker-laden bullshitware.

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