Boss makes a dollar, I make a dime
That's why I plan a revolt on company time
In light of COVID19, many resturants are only doing online ordering, with some doing phone order as well.
There's a great online ordering system at a local taco place. It's libre, privacy respecting, and federated.
They use email!
You just email in your order and pick it up in the parking lot. Brilliant! Wish more places would do that.
The video will be put on a Peertube instance (still not sure of which one at this point), a copy will be on my website, and the video will be avaliable via IPFS. The video will contain no adverts or sponsorships, no social media promotion, no like/share begging, and no irritating end screen that you see on YouTube videos, which are especially strange to see if you're watching through Invidious or youtube-dl.
Hi there. Some of you may recall that a while ago I asked if anyone would be interested in a series about lesser known spyware companies/brands. The response was very positive, and I'm pleased to announce that work on the first video in the series has begun. I mentiond that my inital target woule be "Honey," a spyware browser extension, but that aspect has changed. I've found a much more repulsive company as my first target. Production won't be fast, but it is happening. Cheers!
Content warnings and video links (let me know if I missed anything)
Video 1: Severe ableism, murder/suicide threat by a parent, verbal abuse, parental neglect
Video 2: Literal torture, severe ableism, electroshock "therapy", death due to said "therapy", taser, graphic descriptions of torture promoted by Autism Speaks, verbal abuse, use of the term "Mental R***dation", neglect, parental neglect, vomit mention
Hi there. As some of you may know, April 2nd is the day of the Autism Speaks "light it up blue" campaign. I would encourage you not to participate on behalf of all people on the autism spectrum. If you're looking for an alternative and actually helpful campaign, look into the #RedInstead campaign.
The horrors of Autism Speaks are too many to go into here, so I'd like to provide links to videos on their wrongdoings.
The video links and content warnings will be in my next post.
The news about Zoom these past couple of weeks just keeps getting worse and worse 🤦
"Ex-NSA hacker finds new Zoom flaws to takeover Macs again, including webcam, mic, and root access"
Eclipse Theia Offers a 'True Open Source Alternative to Visual Studio Code'
(Poll) What kind of shows do you generally watch?
It's important to note that for "Streaming-funded shows" I always recommend torrenting such things if the streaming "service" requires DRM, tracks you, or utilizes other non-free software. These include things like Netflix Originals, Hulu Originals, etc.
For YouTube, use Invidious (which even has subscriptions independent of YouTube) or youtube-dl, which is also usable for Vimeo.
I would've preferred more detail but Mastodon's polls are limited.
*#Zoom Meetings Do Not Support End-to-End Encryption*
"… Without end-to-end encryption, Zoom has the technical ability to spy on private video meetings and could be compelled to hand over recordings of meetings to governments or law enforcement in response to legal requests. While other companies like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft publish transparency reports that describe exactly how many government requests for user data they receive from which countries and how many of those they comply with, Zoom does not publish a transparency report. On March 18, human rights group Access Now published an open letter calling on Zoom to release a transparency report to help users understand what the company is doing to protect their data. …"
From what I understand there are no schematics released for the actual hardware as of now, just the verilog. Though the leaker says they have more data, they're first trying to get AMD to pay them... Hopefully this won't happen and we can all benefit from possibly the most extensive documentation we've ever had for a major GPU release.
For aspiring hardware architects or people interested in reverse engineering, the Verilog for AMD's upcoming GPUs was leaked, including the Verlilog for the upcoming Xbox One X's GPU. Could be a major boost for people trying to get Free Software running on the system, or just generally for libre drivers and AMDs upcoming architecture. Got DMCA'd, but it's still out there, though I won't link for obvious reasons.
Hey all, manitu.pirati.ca was scraping all of the followers lists for all of our users, hammering our instance pretty hard.
Check your logs for 184.108.40.206 and 2a00:1828:2000:195::2 we had 2000 active TCP states when I nuked them.
I opened @wgahnagl's card(s). Not sure if you're okay with me taking pictures of them, but thank you so much, they're so sweet! I appriciate the extra one, even if it was an accident jaja. Happy anniversary Librepunk!
I think I'm going to sit down after work and condense my incoherent ramblings into a few concise paragraphs about the pandemic.
The tldr is: watch what's going on. Watch what the Federals are doing. Think about how medical martial law is being normalized. Look at the freedoms that we can lose at any time now that a precedent has been set.
Also FEMA death camps. See ya'll there my fellow dissidents
Enthusiast of libre software, punk rock, and estrogen.
Trans woman, lesbian, ancom. Very autistic.
There is no system but GNU, and Linux is one of its kernels
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