People of my parents' generation struggled a lot to keep their children away from the influence of cigarettes.
Now they are themselves addicted to new digital addictions much worse than cigarettes. These are people whose first computer is a smartphone running digital slot machines. These are people close to retirement who don't have big life goals to chase. They fall easy victim to propaganda injected slowly into their minds over long durations of time like an IV drip.
Pine64 has a new line up of interesting devices, especially the PinePhone with KDE Neon.
Makes me wonder if it can work as a smartphone and a FreedomBox at the same time, running on IPv6 networks. Maybe in the future... 🤔
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Opinion: By giving Modi a free pass, Election Commission has abandoned any attempt to appear neutral
When the commissioners themselves debase the powers of the institution, they compromise the work of the millions of officials and undermine its credibility.
You know, what has me concerned to most about this #firefox certificate issue isn’t that it happened.. things break, people fuck up, „Everything fails all the time“. It’s that it’s been 4 hours, and it still isn’t fixed 🤔
That’s a fairly terrible MTTR.
What have happened to us Humans, Those police officers who detained Ola, did they follow the law or some order from the top.
A software developer, who has given so much to us is now detained. This is outrageous!
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