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Onion service URLS are not easy for humans to remember, which makes it hard for users to discover or return to an onion site. In this release, we're bringing you a proof-of-concept for human-memorable names for SecureDrop
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This is probably the first time when I looked up a public figure and instead of finding a Twitter profile, I found a Mastodon profile: @aral
Aral Balkan — Internet as Commons. Great talk about the importance of decentralization of services. https://player.vimeo.com/external/141562808.hd.mp4?s=fa5aaa255046c63300b420aba12ed91a&profile_id=113
Cache-Poisoned Denial-of-Service (CPDoS) is a new class of web cache poisoning attacks aimed at disabling web resources and websites.
Orca on the pi zero, and on the hyper keyboard.
8chan's founder says "shut it down" https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/04/technology/8chan-shooting-manifesto.html
ColdFusion made a great video explaining the roots of the opioid epidemic in the US.
Does anyone know of a good alternative to #Maple for creating approximations of functions? Would be nice if it was a complete toolkit so I wouldn't have to implement the approximation algorithms myself. Maybe something in python, or something that doesn't feel like a huge proprietary binary blob like Maple does?
Ive just published my next blog in the Slicing onion series. This one is about how Tor relates to vpns and other tech. And its called: Onion recipes; VPN not required.
I hope you all enjoy it, and be sure to give feedback if you have any :)
We've got big news.
After months of work, Tor Browser is now stable on Android.
Tor Browser 8.5 brings the highest degree of privacy and censorship-circumvention available to Android users. https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-85
A great introduction to technologies for graphics programming in Rust written by Simon Heath: https://wiki.alopex.li/AGuideToRustGraphicsLibraries2019 #rust #gamedev
In this post I try to explain the Double Ratchet Algorithm that drives the cryptography behind OMEMO and Signal. This is the second part of my series about the crypto behind OMEMO. https://blog.jabberhead.tk/2019/04/15/closer-look-at-the-double-ratchet/
@ashfurrow https://keybase.io/blog/keybase-proofs-for-mastodon-and-everyone Could you please add this instance to the list? :) #keybase
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