I've used Protonmail for a while, but I think I'm a Posteo man now. It 'just works' and I couldn't be happier.
Our new Bisq dashboard lets you check on the Bitcoin markets with just a quick glance: http://mempool.space/bisq
You Need To Withdraw Your Bitcoin.
"Owning bitcoin but failing to hold it yourself is like buying a helmet but refusing to wear it when you ride. It’s not there to protect you when you need it most."
Written by @CaptainSiddh.
Over the better part of a year, through much pain, effort, and determination, I've got almost everyone I text regularly to use #Signal.
But now that I want to use @delta , I fear I've used the last bit of patience my people have and, well, there's no way they're gonna switch again.
Guess I need to make more friends and spread the word elsewhere 😅
Women should carefully consider the privacy and security tradeoffs before deciding to use any fertility and pregnancy tracking applications. https://www.eff.org/wp/pregnancy-panopticon
Do you have a WordPress Blog?
Did you know you can connect it to the Fediverse so that people on Mastodon can follow you and comment on your posts?
It works through the WordPress ActivityPub plugin:
(You may also be able to find this by searching for "ActivityPub" in the plugins section of your WordPress blog)
If you have any comments or questions, the plugin's developer is on the Fediverse at @pfefferle
Peer-To-Peer Bitcoin Trading Rising Across Africa.
Trading volume in Nigeria surpassed $99.1 million between January and March 2021, followed by Kenya with $38.4 million, Ghana with $27.4 million and South Africa with $25.8 million.
🇨🇦 massive regulation of online content
> Uploads to social media could be regulated under proposed changes to Canada’s broadcasting law
> the federal government proposed and passed an amendment that would make all user generated audiovisual content on online platforms subject to the regulatory powers of the CRTC.
Thanks for all the Gempub feedback and help so far (especially @jk and @bortzmeyer), Gempub 1.0.0 is almost ready I think: https://oppen.digital/memex/gempub/ I have a little checking to do around the language and charset optional metadata (included mainly so implementations can supply language hints to screen readers), if anyone has any additional recommendations get them to me in the next couple of days and we'll make this 1.0.0 spec final. #gemini #gempub
EFF opposes digital proof of COVID vaccination as a condition of going about our daily lives. They’re not “vaccine passports” to speed our way back to normal. They’re “vaccine bouncers” that will scrutinize us at doorways and unfairly turn many of us away. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/04/no-digital-vaccine-bouncers
15,000 call on FTC to protect the Right to Repair.
If you own it, you should be able to repair it. https://uspirg.org/news/usp/more-15000-call-ftc-action-right-repair
Google's #FLoC will kill third-party cookies (yay) while monopolizing surveillance (boo). The web needs competition, but not competition to figure out how to spy on you. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/04/fighting-floc-and-fighting-monopoly-are-fully-compatible
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