We talked to TorrentFreak about the cease and desist and we mean it: “[youtube-dl] itself wasn’t hosted on our systems anyway so, to be honest, I felt it to be quite ridiculous to involve us in this issue anyway – a lawyer specializing in IT laws should know better”
If you want to leave GitHub due to their recent bad behavior but still need a presence there, you can absolutely do that.
What FOSS developers provide them is credibility. If you move your cool projects elsewhere and mirror them to Github with a pointer to the real repo, the message is clear: you're only on Github because you have to be.
Boycotting $BIG_COMPANY 95% of the time is almost as effective as boycotting it 100% of the time; this isn't an all-or-nothing deal.
PL politics, women's rights, PLEASE boost
The Constitutional Court of Poland (which includes illegally appointed judges) just made a ruling regarding abortion law.
Abortion in PL is now illegal for p. much ANY reason. Women will be forced to give birth not just to children that result from rape. It'll actually be illegal to abort a foetus without lungs or a brain. No, this is not an exaggeration.
This is a EU country in 2020. Difficult to imagine, right?
Please boost to make this widely known.
Tickets sind ja so 2019 … Die #pw20 ist gratis & frei im Stream verfügbar! Die Stream-URL wird spätestens am 26.10. auf privacyweek.at, Mastdon & auf Twitter bekanntgegeben. Bei den Workshops gilt first come, first serve! Ps: Wir nehmen noch Helfende & Lighningtalks. ;)
Queer Brunch (deutsch/german & a bit in english)
Wer? Queere menschen, die sich dem Chaos (CCC) verbunden fühlen.
Who? Queer people, connection connected with the chaos (CCC).
25.10.2020 13:00 / 25th of October 1 PM
Bin ich queer genug? Wenn du dich das fragst bist du queer genug!
Bin ich technisch genug? Ja bist du!
Do I count as queer? Yes you do!
Am I technically minded enough? Yes you are!
uspol, important information for California voters!
If you live in California and you're voting via dropping off your mail-in ballot, make sure you double check your drop-off point is an official one!
Republicans are committing electoral fraud by putting up fake ballot collection points.
queer cake pun | | certified cake
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