general PSA 

friendly reminder that Activity Pub (the protocol that lets your posts and instance federate with other instances) is not a secure method of communication. please don't use the fediverse for mission critical communications, organizing actions, or sharing personally identifying information. that's just not what AP was designed for.

PSA: if you need secure communications, use something with end to end encryption.

Free speech is speech that contributes to a free society and safe environment.

Free speech isn't threatening minorities, loudly putting forth white supremacy, or catcalling women.

Don't let shitty people take this word away from us.

For my dual ISPs at home (I telework 100%), I got this load balancing wireless router about 6 months ago, and have been very happy with it (very reliable, but documentation was a bit lackluster):

Quantum computers pose a security threat that we’re still totally unprepared for

There really needs to be a glossary for common abbreviations, that people use here.

Mastodon for Tech Folks

This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!