"The government is supposed to use antitrust law to ensure competition and stop companies from becoming so big they push everyone else out. Basically, antitrust is supposed to prevent anti-competitive monopolies. In the US in recent decades, regulators, enforcers, and the courts have taken a more lax attitude toward antitrust, which has resulted in more mergers, or companies growing to the point that it’s hard for rivals to stay in the game."
You should back up your password manager. 🔐
Lessons learned maintaining EdgeDeflector for Windows 10. #browserchoice #opensourcecompensation
Learn how to use systemd security directives to limit a compromised service’s system access. 🔐 #linux
Email politics, security, and why I sent you an empty newsletter from my blog. 📨
Emoji IT security news:
How is Siri on #macOS still unable to alert me after a set number of minutes? I believe I remember that both Amazon and Google have published research suggesting this is literally the only thing everyone does with their tin-can lady-boxes.
@Tutanota has your service received any indications from Roskomnadzor regarding service blocking in Russia? Your competitors have been blocked or are blogging about or fighting the blocking. However, I couldn’t find any communications from Tutanota on the issue.
The need for adversarial tech-interoperability legislation.
NFC-glucose readings with FreeStyle Libre Reader vs LibreLink app. #diabetes #diatech
Smarter and reusable #IPFS chunks from HTML documents using subresource-aware splitting. #webperf #dweb
#systemd service sandboxing and security hardening 101. 🛡️
.blog vs .com TLD performance #webperf
Reduce Google AdSense’s impact on page-load performance with preconnect. #webperf
I depend on medications only produced in Britain. (Used for at least three millennia but only one modern day manufacturer.) It’s frustrating to watch the confusion, chaos, and madness from the outside. What would progress even look like at this point? #brexit
Use a random search provider every time you search with RandSearch. Get different perspectives, ideas, and results. #degoogle
Want to #degoogle in 2020? Don't replace Google Search with another exclusive search provider relationship. RandSearch forwards your browser search queries to a randomly selected general-purpose search provider.
Get different perspectives, ideas, and results! Promote more competition in the search market.
Firefox extension: https://addons.mozilla.org/addon/randsearch/
or OpenSearch (other browsers): https://randsearch.daniel.priv.no/
Everything happens client-side. Search queries are not sent to my server. Feedback?
What is Samsung Secure Wi-Fi? and how do you get rid of it? #bloatware
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