Disney+ streaming uses draconian DRM, avoid

First of all, as always my opinions are my own, not those of my employer. Since I have 2 children I was happy to learn that the Netherlands would be one of the first countries to get Disney+ streaming. So I subscribed for the testing period, problem all devices in my home run Fedora. I started up…


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This statement only applies to the corporation called GitLab Inc., not to the free software product called GitLab Community Edition. You can still use any one of the many independent instances running GitLab CE.

A CEO's statement about his company policy doesn't suddenly discredit the work of hundreds of contributors who put years into making GitLab CE.

if it's not encrypted at rest, consider it eventually public

Morning question:

To which extent having a bigger screen/higher resolution/tiling manager affect your short term memory?

I feel like my short term memory got order of magnitude worse in the last 10 years.

I cannot keep enough information in my brain to effectively write a program with a single 40 lines long buffer.

Can't say whether this comes from always having more information directly in sight or simply from aging :/

Couldn't find any study about the matter, did you ever read something related to that?

Since people are going on and on, that #Selfhosting is not just running a script, let me clarify this:

Self-hosting is like gardening. Yes, it needs time and love. But mostly for making new stuff or big changes happen. When you do it properly it can boil down to a few minutes a week, as you maybe just need to water your plants in the garden.

It's a hobby, not everyone needs to do it. There are professional services as alternative, but it's nice to share with friends.

Malayalam newspaper is switching to GNU/Linux with . Possibly first daily in the world to run on 100% . Thanks to awesome work by @kannan @bady @mujeebcpy @ranjithsiji Hussain KH and Ashokan mash.

The Tor daemon running on FreedomBox can be used as a local SOCKS5 proxy that your devices can connect to.

Firefox running on my home computer is permanently connected to this proxy. I use an extension called FoxyProxy to switch the proxy on and off easily.


Someone earlier said Jeff Bezos makes more in a week than you could have earned at $5k/day since Columbus reached the US.

I didn't believe it.

I checked.

It appears to be true.

This is disgusting.

Will add references and hyperlinks later. It's too late here. 😅

Can also update the post if there's something that really needs more explanation.

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