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Facebook accused of trying to bypass GDPR, slurp domain owners' personal Whois info via an obscure process

theregister.com/2020/06/23/fac

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The Largest & Most Detailed Photograph of Rembrandt’s The Night Watch Is Now Online.

Zoom In & See Every Brush Stroke

openculture.com/?p=1077120 t.co/YFQwMRoeTX

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Nine biological aging measurements were compared with actual deaths over a 20 year period, telomere length, DNAmAge, Horvath, Hannum, PhenoAge, GrimAge, physiological age, cognitive function, functional aging index, and frailty index. Go ahead and try to guess which of those 9 tests actually predicted who would die. news.ki.se/new-measure-of-biol

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RT @glynmoody@twitter.com

ICANN hits pause on the sale of .ORG to Republican billionaires' private equity fund - boingboing.net/2019/12/16/its- good; now stop it completely

🐦🔗: twitter.com/glynmoody/status/1

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“The technology behind the internet is not incompatible with our rights, but the business model Facebook and Google have chosen is.”

Yep, that’s Amnesty International saying that.

amnesty.org/en/latest/news/201

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advertising is a far bigger act of vandalism and nuisance on public spaces than graffiti

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#apple being decidedly post-truth

"Apple does not take any actions to block consumers from seeking out or using repair shops that offer a broader range of repairs than those offered by Apple's authorised technicians."

bbc.co.uk/news/technology-5050

"Despite initially losing the case last year, Apple is continuing its legal pursuit against the owner of a small, independent iPhone repair shop in Norway. "

vice.com/en_us/article/9kxzpy/

So you can seek out repair shops freely, but repair shops are targets

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RT @ianmiell
Literally all I do all day as a software architect:

That's harder than you think
What do you really want?
What about ops and maintenance?
Do you know what ops and maintenance are?
Your timelines are insane
That tech doesn't exist yet
I can't estimate what's never been done.

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