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valid reasons why someone may want to wear a mask even years after the pandemic 

1) They have a cold.
2) They are allergic to pollen.
3) They find their mask fashionable.
4) They are famous and are always recognized by their fans.
5) They want to hide a blemish on the lower half of their face.
6) They don’t want to display their facial expression to others.
7) They live in a surveillance society.
8) They just want to annoy those who criticize people who wear a mask after a pandemic.

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venture capitalists always crack me up because it’s like someone gambled right at the horse track one or two times and now think they’re a veterinarian

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Lots of great improvements. But I wanted to see a TrackPoint (ThinkPad nub) to be implemented in these. They're so reliable to use and accurate that I don't use my touchpad anymore.

#Librem 14 in Video

#purism #odysee #lbry #security #privacy @purism

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Writing prose is sometimes harder than writing code! I hope the message is clear despite the length.
RT @rustlab_conf
The history and vision of the @develer conferences

Develer conferences are intersectional spaces for multiple communities, an environment that respects everyone's ideas.

Read more 👉


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One of the best decisions I took almost two years ago is to learn how to write Rust code.

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> he discovered that the intruders had gotten pissed off because one of the machines was rebooting on them so often, so they installed about 30 patches (including security patches, plus SSH), a sendmail upgrade (including fixing all their broken aliases, and cleaning the dead accounts from the passwd file), backed-up, re-partitioned the disks, and reloaded all the data (resulting in about a 15% performance increase).


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Today is the last day on Kickstarter and the last chance for you to get the NextBox for a discounted price! Our campaign is successfully funded and we could even reach 90.000 € today. 🎉

Support us now and get your own NextBox as a reward! 👍

#nextbox #nextcloud #kickstarter #crowdfunding #nitrokey

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Do you use an RSS/Atom reader?

Boosts appreciated for sample size :)

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People in the 60's: I hope the government hasn't wiretapped my phone.

People in 2021: Hey wiretap, what's a good recipe for pumpkin soup?

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Dear Mastodon, we're ~60 followers away from 12K! Can you help us get there?

Help by spreading the word that:

🔵 Privacy is a human right.

🔵 Tracking & surveillance are widespread on the internet.

🔵 Tor is a nonprofit that can help you take back your privacy online.

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Let’s #CleanUpTheWeb one web site at a time (starting with yours). Remove tracking devices from surveillance capitalists like Google, Facebook, etc., from your sites and tell people you’re doing it.

For lists of alternatives, see:

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Simple post to guide you do handle persistent data migration with structsy

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Stop Using Cloudflare

1. It is a GIANT man in the middle - MITM.
2. Their DDOS protection is not that good.
3. You are contributing to a centralized Internet.

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Russia asked for access to Delta Chat user data ... so we had some explaining to do :) Cheers to decentralized app designs and the e-mail system's separation of apps and message transport, something that Whatsapp, Telegram and the likes fail to offer ...


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