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And the worst of all - proprietary products with free tiers.
They always tighten things up and kidnap your data.
Just in the recent years:

- Dropbox
- IFTTT
- Lastpass
- Trello
- Flickr
- Mailchimp
- Medium
- Grammarly
- Zoom
- Evernote

Value your data, keep it away if you can.

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That's why free software is always a better choice. Proprietary products are never predictable. Today they are free, tomorrow paid, then more expensive, then dead.
Choose the free variant even if it looks crappy or doesn't have features. twitter.com/altmind/status/136

the moment i broke my , my thumb drives got zapped...

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i was gonna post a time-travel joke but you guys hated it

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Search crimes – how the Gootkit gang poisons Google searches - When a search result looks too good to be true - it IS too good to be true! nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2021/ #ransomware #malware #botnet #zombie

how would you feel if system76 started to distribute laptops with msft windows preinstalled?

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Have merged XDG_CONFIG_HOME and XDG_DATA_HOME into one, since developers barely know when to use which as it is. Nothing's fallen over dead yet, not even Akonadi…

does mastering the english language make one more deft in sharing ideas? i think english mastery complicates communication as one has to talk down to the "common" person.

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Jewel HackTheBox Walkthrough - Today we are going to crack a machine called Jewel. It was created by polarbearer. This is a Captu... hackingarticles.in/jewel-hackt #ctfchallenges

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avoid muxing important system operations with . for an unknown reason, it crashes part way through operations involving kernel and system libraries that i suspect are requirements. in my case, some pacman updates. either do the updates in or in $SHLVL=1.

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Hey y'all, what are some FOSS or FOSS-adjacent projects in need of some monetary love?

I'm interested in the kinds which tend to push the boundaries, not existing giants like Wikimedia or the FSF.

Boosts welcome
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would this be a term? + == ?

when screen contents are shared in a teleconference or other medium, call it a .

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