Three cheers for this @lifehacker privacy hub, a collection of guides to help you make your data more private and secure, including:
• How to choose a VPN
• The best browsers for privacy
• Turning off device location tracking https://lifehacker.com/s/dataprivacy
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/1164896826979508230
Isn't that satiric? Android 9 offers a feature called "private DNS". And guess what 95% of all tutorials describe? How to set that up with the DNS servers of Google and Cloudflare.
Why it's called *PRIVATE* then? Because the two are private companies (and not NGOs)? Then why do those articles say it's for better privacy? Something doesn't sum up here.
Something often requested is a libre alternative to Google Translate.
There's a site called Apertium which is a free open translation system:
It's still under development, you can help out at:
Website update: https://hamish.thepolarbear.co.uk/?p=21377
Me.... As a pony.... obviously https://www.instagram.com/p/B1TyUHSnyIB/?igshid=12jrfhk59pxdv
Reminder that you don't need to use link shorteners like bit.ly etc on Mastodon.
All links on Mastodon count for 23 characters no matter how long or short they actually are.
Folks I don't know how many of you know Greg @G_Dog1985 he has been a essential part of LR since the beginning and is still the person who does all the maintenance to the server to keep us updated and secure.
He has unfortunately fell on some difficult times. He has had cancer for sometime and his grandpa is also ill and cannot work leaving it all on the shoulders of his mother to support the house. If you have any pocket change to share here is a good cause
Hamish The PolarBear is a misanthropic Scottish Linux Gamer and Tabletop Gamer, https://thepolarbear.co.uk/
Linux Geeks doing what Linux Geeks do..