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Damit Alternativen zu den Überwachungsplattformen eine Chance haben, werden Journalist.innen gesucht, die dezentrale soziale Medien erklären.

Beispiel: Auch von digitalcourage.social aus kann man Menschen auf mastodon.online folgen & umgekehrt.

blog.joinmastodon.org/2022/04/

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Finally, a secure programming language. It also expresses how I feel about code.

leib.be/the-nil-programming-la

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🍄 Nouvel atlas de poche des champignons comestibles et vénéneux.
Paris, Léon Lhome, 1911-1912.
biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2

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Lua becoming more of an alternative to VimL is also a big one.

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I think I tooted the exact same thing ~2 years ago on another account, but:

It's absolutely impressive how much evolved since the last time I used it. Such an amazing project.

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sustainability + poverty 

Have you noticed that people living comfortably enough to opine about it are often dramatically out of touch about consumer goods?

Like it's cute to say "patch clothes! re-sole shoes!" but that's not how inexpensive clothing works any longer. You can't repair shoes from Walmart; they're not even sewn. You can't patch $10 jeans. You can patch $30 jeans, absolutely! The $10 ones fail to disintegration; they're not thriftable. First job: help everyone into the $30 ones.

And it feels good to have a proper package manager and customizability again.

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I'm back on (f-droid powered) and . After roughly a year of using the ecosystem I'm going to sell all my devices. I wanted to go back eventually because I wasn't really convinced and missed the fosslife, but last week's news accelerated it.
I guess that's what you get for buying into corporate privacy promises.

Which hosting provider would the Fediverse recommend for hosting a ? I used time4vps.eu in the past and it was ok, but I‘m curious what alternatives people use.

(Server at home is currently not an option.)

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If Apple crosses this line, there’s no going back. It will set a dire precedent and shift the borders of personhood irrevocably.

Google will follow suit.

Soon any system that doesn’t implement on-device scanning/reporting will be deemed illegal (or carry an association of guilt).

It won’t be limited to phones/tablets. Your Mac is next. General computing as we know it could cease to exist.

It won’t be limited to the initial content. Erdoğan, Putin, Orban, Bolsanaro… will decide the scope.

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