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"The #PinePhone is basically a handheld computer with 4G connectivity. With #Mobian, this (truly smart) phone comes with a distribution tons of #Debian users are already familiar with, optimized for the PinePhone while still giving them access to the 50,000+ packages already in the Debian archive."
blog.mobian-project.org/posts/

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Dafür fragt man sich bei diesem Bild von gestern Abend was Sterne sind und was Schnee 😂 ❄️

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Elon Musk is part of the problem. He is blind to any decentralized and democratic solution like Matrix or XMPP. This stand is in fact analogous to his preference of luxury electric cars over a robust and far reaching public transport.

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RT @JassiKhangura@twitter.com

In any functional democracy something like the Goswami leaks would lead to Ministers resigning and govts possibly falling. Here, it just another day of arrogance.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/JassiKhangura/stat

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Highly serious issue.

RT @DrAMSinghvi@twitter.com

Arnab's chats dated 23.02.2019 refer to sharing of Intel re: action along the Pak border. It means someone very senior in Govt is leaking highly confidential info which may endanger the lives of our soldiers & so that mercenary considerations can add to TRPs.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/DrAMSinghvi/status

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This week in KDE: choose where to open tabs in Dolphin, find widgets easier with the new “Get new Plasma Widgets” dialog, and get text flowing in Konsole -- among many more improvements and enhancements.

pointieststick.com/2021/01/15/

A major leak of chats happened in India for a right wing media head Arnab Goswami. He runs a channel similar to foxnews where there is more noise than signal. His connections to are clearly exposed. youtu.be/wpiU_xHT06E

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Looks like Whatsapp chose the worst week possible to spend money to advertise its privacy claims.

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Deprecating apt-key is bizarre, because the alternative seems more complicated. I have no idea what the rationale for this would be.

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@NonDroitable @selea Old one was too good with all links in main page. Just to please some newbies they gave it a bit of polish and I guess some links were buried deep now.

@njoseph I like these lines "Data mining my life using renewable energy sources isn't ethical. Hiring a gender-diverse work force to write spyware and censorship tools isn't ethical."

^ So true.

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rant, Alphabet union 

"We will ensure Alphabet acts ethically and in the best interests of society and the environment."
alphabetworkersunion.org/princ

I am not going to hold my breath for Alphabet to change its business model away from

Data mining my life using renewable energy sources isn't ethical.
Hiring a gender-diverse work force to write spyware and censorship tools isn't ethical.

One-dimensional ethics that don't hurt profits are convenient but they don't count.

@AugierLe42e Je voudrais choisir Element :blobcheer: pour tous les messages mais rocket est aussi bon pour les petits sociétés 🐣

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Hé, les gens, entre :

- Signal,
- Telegram,
- Element,
- Rocket.chat,
- Mattermost…

Vous voulez pas choisir *un* système de messagerie commun et vous y tenir ? 🤔

J'en ai marre d'installer des trouzaines d'app pour garder contact avec tout le monde 😑

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Have you seen This Week in Matrix yet!? First of the year, absolutely top quality news and updates about Matrix, including an interview with the maintainers of NeoChat, the Matrix client from KDE! #twim #matrix #decentralisation matrix.org/blog/2021/01/08/thi

uspol, walled gardens, surveillance capitalism 

@rysiek Also remember February 8th they are going to legally combine both and dataset making things much worse. 🤮

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I encourage everyone to upload media to Wikipedia and help different articles.

Nobody anticipated the world to not be the same anymore. Best we capture the lives we live today and save it for the future.

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