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If you want the Linux-circa-2004 experience back, just try Linux on ARM!

* everything compiles slowly
* distro-hopping to find better hardware support
* oops, you need proprietary drivers for that
* forum posts hold the authoritative documentation *and* code for your distro

:D

minifree is back online! If you are looking for a fully free as in freedom laptop and want to support the libreboot developer check it out:

minifree.org/

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We're down to the wire,so we wanted to let everyone know that you have until 2020-01-15 23:59:59 in AoE (Anywhere on Earth, UTC-1200) to help us make the last US$17,938 for our big annual match challenge. Let your donation to us count twice by giving now! Less than 40 hours left!

I am so giddy at the idea that in a week or so, Ill have a phone I can trust by in large. The dream is real fellas.

damn, your phone cant run kicad? Cant relate

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Read an article about how the DMCA is being used to fight people from allowing people to use their own modified health devices.

boingboing.net/2019/12/12/they

Explaining DMCA to someone, I found an old article about myself. I've been thinking about this stuff for over twenty years. #old

wired.com/2000/03/geeks-protes

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It you have a google account please help with reporting this as harmful and impersonating.

*DO NOT INSTALL* (except if you are a malware researcher 😉)

Fake F-Droid app, please report:
play.google.com/store/apps/det

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After experiencing sending simple git patches by email to GNU Guix, whenever I think of contributing to a project on GitHub or GitLab I feel like it's a major downgrade. No, I certainly don't need an account to contribute. I don't want to clone the repo to my account and then send a pull request. I want to send a simple patch. It's just email.

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late capitalism is people throwing exploits on their own devices so they can unlock the privilege of actually doing stuff with a device they paid for and own

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People need to know that they do NOT HAVE TO PAY for having a website, shell access, gopher site, free radio shows...
AND you do not have to pay by selling your soul and attention by advertizing!
Free - as in freedom/freespeech AND free as in free beer for decades are available at
sdf.org/ and at
tildeverse.org/
Yes, they solicit donations, but not ravenously upon your attention span.
You can have a website. You can be a radio DJ with a scheduled show!! Come on! Boost!

Set it up for them and show them how cool it is to have a @lastname.com account

Someone on rprivacy asked the community what r some privacy respecting gifts. I'd like to add one:

A domain name with their family name and migadu subscription or another email service.

Don't let ur friends have their online identities owned by corpos!!

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Can't wait until Twitter joins the Fediverse and ends up federating with Gab and nobody else.
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@jcbrand If it helps, there's a neat little open source tool which provides RSS feeds for Twitter accounts as well as a more sensible UI.
nitter.net/

Watching romance is a bonus book. It's so good!

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