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I don't see anyone talking about that anymore, but Chelsea Manning is still in solitary confinement. It's been more than two weeks now.
"Leaving Facebook makes people happier but less informed" (https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/31/tech/facebook-deactivation-study-happiness-informed/index.html) - Who conducted this survey, the Zuckerberg Foundation?? How are people LESS informed because of Facebook??
Bitcoin as we know it is not a currency replacement.
Nor is it Climate Change made tangible.
Before we even get to a discussion of how many KJ fractional reserve central banking uses in its current form, the assertions contradict the data.
NeXTstation from 1991 emulating Windows and a Mac at the same time. So far ahead of its time. #Retrocomputing
I wrote this for Lifehacker about how all your notifications are LIES and today is a good day to turn off all your notifications, so enjoy: https://lifehacker.com/your-notifications-are-lying-to-you-1829334172
Hilarious. After effectively abandoning Linux desktop OSes by never updating the client, withholding massive new features, & dropping support for tons of formats, Dropbox is naming something “Nautilus,” the name of one of the most used Linux file managers. https://blogs.dropbox.com/tech/2018/09/architecture-of-nautilus-the-new-dropbox-search-engine/
New Libre GPU Effort Based on RISC-V
(submitted by xvilka)
New encryption law to force Australian citizens to hand over computer passwords and mobile pins - or face $60,000 or five years in prison https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6213007/Police-want-mobile-laptop-passwords-jailed-refusing.html