Using Gmail confidential mode is neither secure nor private. As long as Google can read your emails, its privacy promises will always be disingenuous. Here’s why Gmail’s confidential mode isn’t actually confidential: https://protonmail.com/blog/gmail-confidential-mode-security-privacy/
I'm ashamed to say I missed the ARM story in college. I happy to get caught up. Dave Jaggar is a crazy kind of brilliant. https://youtu.be/_6sh097Dk5k
Today's Feature Story
Wickr: Redefining the Messaging Platform, an Interview with Co-Founder, Chris Howell
Wickr is an instant-messaging application and platform offering end-to-end encryption and content-expiring messages.
#Lemmy is an open federated alternative to Reddit and is currently early in development. You can follow the project at:
There's also the open federated #Prismo, which is in a more advanced state of development:
You can try Prismo at:
(If you copy a Prismo user or post address into the Mastodon search box and click search, you can interact with it.)
(Thanks to @gaja for info about Lemmy.)
I check in on the BSDs from time to time. Used to run FreeBSD in college. Just saw this recently. Sad news. I love Linux, but just Linux is monoculture. https://www.csoonline.com/article/3250653/is-the-bsd-os-dying-some-security-researchers-think-so.html
Hard to believe this was 2013. Interview with Bruce Schneier & Julian Sanchez https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tpsH05ELg4
Lots of respect for Daniel Kahn Gillmor. Never would have guessed these bits about encrypted traffic analysis. https://vimeo.com/227460975
Wish she would have mentioned Mastodon and the fediverse. https://gizmodo.com/i-cut-the-big-five-tech-giants-from-my-life-it-was-hel-1831304194
This is pretty cool. Am for just about anything that makes football less awful for the players. http://openbci.com/community/cyton-based-eeg-headset-prototype-used-to-detect-brain-injury-in-real-time/
ServiceNow architect with an interest in GNU/Linux, de-Goolging and de-Facbooking.
Linux Geeks doing what Linux Geeks do..