"The pilot project called 'Light Pole as a Platform' will enable the government to 'conduct crowd analyzes' and support anti-terrorist operations through 'various types of sensors on poles, including cameras that can support back-end facial recognition capabilities. "
"France is working hard to avoid becoming a digital colony of the US or China. Last month, both the French National Assembly and the French Army Ministry declared that their digital devices would stop using Google as their default search engines. Instead, they will use Qwant, a French and German search engine that prides itself for not tracking its users. "
A backdoor is a vulnerability by definition. When Politicians demand backdoors to encryption, they are not asking us to choose between security and privacy. They are asking us to choose no security: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/why-a-backdoor-is-a-security-risk
"You Gave Facebook Your Number For Security. They Used It For Ads."
"Add “a phone number I never gave Facebook for targeted advertising” to the list of deceptive and invasive ways Facebook makes money off your personal information. [...]the company has been using contact information that users explicitly provided for security purposes—or that users never provided at all—for targeted advertising. "
"Glyphosate – the most used pesticide ever – damages the good bacteria in honeybee guts, making them more prone to deadly infections"
"Facebook hacked – Attackers exploited a vulnerability in the “View As” feature that allowed them to steal Facebook access tokens of 50 Million Users."
Web pages are using your phone's sensors to spy you.
"...a web page can only access these sensors if we are browsing through it , and not if it is in the background. However, through the changes in the luminosity sensor and the movement sensor, it is possible to deduce the PIN that the user may be entering on the screen. In addition, they can know what parts of the screen they are viewing through algorithms."
"Targeting job ads by sex is unlawful under federal, state, and local civil rights laws. In a landmark US supreme court ruling in 1973, the court held that the government can forbid job advertising that discriminates based on sex."
"The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook Inc (FB.O) to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen to a suspect’s voice conversations in a criminal probe, three people briefed on the case said, resurrecting the issue of whether companies can be compelled to alter their products to enable surveillance. "
Hollywood formalizes support for open source in filmmaking.😍
Using keepass with mono to integration of the user's desktop is not good, so this shortcut is meant to say "when you lock the screen of kde it will closes the open databases of keepass".
You can add the ctrl + L command to it by overwriting the default system.
Using this shortcut:
$ mono /usr/lib/keepass/KeePass.exe --lock-all && loginctl lock-session
Privacy Browser for Android has replaced DuckDuckGo.com with Searx.me as their default search engine for new installs in version 2.12.
There's several reasons for the switch, but the most noteworthy one is that DuckDuckGo.com uses trackers on their website. — https://www.stoutner.com/new-default-homepage-and-search-engine
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