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You have got to recognize Mozilla for their consistency in running a shit show: not only do they forget to renew certificates and make all users see their extensions disabled, but their main page says nothing about the issue: mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ - you need to go on "fix a problem" to see a minuscule banner that hardly gives any information and points to a URL without a proper link. So much incompetence is amazing! #mozilla #shitshow

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discord: we love open source!

ok make discord open source then

discord: oh no no we meant open SAUCE we love ketchup
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GNU Guix has released version 1.0! Read the announcement at https://gnu.org/software/guix/blog/2019/gnu-guix-1.0.0-released and donate to support them at https://my.fsf.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=50. You can run it on top of any distro, or as a standalone OS.
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Me as a European in the afternoon, when all the Americans finally log on.

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According to this study France’s technology #procurement #policy that required government agencies to favor #FreeSoftware over proprietary software was a huge success: 0.6% - 5.4% yearly increase in companies that use Free Software, 9% - 18% yearly increase of IT-related startups, a 6.6% - 14% yearly increase in the number of individuals employed in IT related jobs and 600,000 Free Software contributions per year from #France papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cf #pmpc #PublicCode

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i’m watching basketball and kitt is using my hand as a pillow just cuddly

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Everyone who wants more features than me is a hopeless amateur who doesn't care about bloat. Everyone that wants fewer features than me is a neckbeard that spends far too much time configuring their computer.

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Heads up to all users: with the recent attack on @matrix' infrastructure, it's possible that Riot's Google Play version got compromised. This doesn't affect Riot's F-Droid version. Just as Riot started to do now, F-Droid has always signed all its apps on an inaccessible, offline machine. For more information, see riot.im/reinstall

To avoid maintenance overhead, however, it's likely to happen that F-Droid users must also change the app in near future. Still, there's no need to act now.

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