Tux Machines logo

IRC: #tuxmachines @ FreeNode: Saturday, April 03, 2021

Join us now at the IRC channel.

techrights-bot๏ฟผApr 03 00:06
techrights-bot๏ฟผApr 03 00:07
techrights-botIn an Orwellian act, racist #ibm uses "manners" to silence truth itself.Apr 03 00:09
techrights-bot"...few people on stream mentioned Veloren to me, I had no idea what it was and then I saw a bit of MentalOutlaw's video and I knew I had to play, I remember being excited for Cube World back when that first got announced but this is a FOSS project that seems to have come so much further." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xc4hmQxIsngApr 03 00:13
techrights-bot#Programming Leftovers โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149570 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 00:25
techrights-bot#Kernel : #AMD and Zink โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149569 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 00:25
techrights-bot#Games : Steam, Godot Conference (GodotCon), and Free/Libre Games โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149568 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 00:25
techrights-bot"The gus.guru search engine does not reply for now five days. I've notified the maintainer, without result. Anyone has a direct contact with the maintainer? Or information about what's going on?" A #search engine for #geminiSpace down? https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/006265.htmlApr 03 00:28
techrights-bot#geminiSpace as safe relay: "I've just set up a new news site, News.php. It's basically a mirror of Google News, with a layout similar to 68k.news. You can pass the same query strings to it as you would to Google News in order to get a customized feed." https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/006269.htmlApr 03 00:29
techrights-bot#freesw is used more than ever before (no matter if you count number of servers, users etc.) and it's under attack by current #monopolies like Amazon and older ones like #microsoft and #ibm (still propped up by government bailouts)Apr 03 00:31
techrights-botTodayโ€™s ๐“๐ฎ๐ฑ ๐Œ๐š๐œ๐ก๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ฌ Leftovers โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149571 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 00:43
techrights-botLinks 3/4/2021: #GodotCon Coming and Early Look at #Ubuntu 21.04 Beta โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/02/early-look-at-ubuntu-21-04-beta/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/02/early-look-at-ubuntu-21-04-beta/Apr 03 00:44
techrights-botSpot the hyporcrisy. The same people who work to cancel RMS based on some quips from a decade ago went out of their way to delete all of their own (e.g. Bradley Kuhn). Because those serve to show their hypocrisy and double standards. Also, #ibm = NAZI company.Apr 03 01:06
techrights-botThe #RMS libel is back again. We're seeing that Sam Varghese, #ZDNet Poodle and Fedora (IBM pretending to be 'community'; Fedora has LONG NOT been a community but an exploitative front group that censors and cancels its volunteers) are again putting up the head on FSF.Apr 03 01:09
techrights-bot#IBM Presidents Teaching the FSF About Morality โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/03/30/ibm-immorality/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/03/30/ibm-immorality/Apr 03 01:10
techrights-botIBM (Red Hat) Lectured #FSF That It Needed More Diversity, But Was It Looking at the Mirror? IBM and Red Hat Are Even Less Diverse. โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2020/06/06/hypocritical-ibm-red-hat/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2020/06/06/hypocritical-ibm-red-hat/Apr 03 01:11
techrights-bot"the so-called smart devices are made for people dumb enough to regard them as smart" https://joindiaspora.com/posts/20266300#515ecaf06582013901d100505681eeb8Apr 03 01:25
techrights-botSpeeches such as this one are the real reason #IBM , #Microsoft , #Google and so on still try very, very hard to โ€˜cancelโ€™ the person and his message โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/02/message-of-rms/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/02/message-of-rms/Apr 03 01:42
techrights-bot"SCO Successor" http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149463#comment-29000Apr 03 01:44
techrights-botThe #EPO #Bundestagate - Part 4: Parroting the #GDPR -Compliance Myth โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/02/bundestagate-part-4/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/02/bundestagate-part-4/Apr 03 01:55
techrights-botWhat the heck id going on at #rustlang (except outsourcing to #proprietarySoftware universe and #microsoft in the Board)? https://blog.rust-lang.org/inside-rust/2021/04/03/core-team-updates.htmlApr 03 02:05
techrights-bot#SeaMonkey 2.53.7 Is Released http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149559#comment-29001 #webbrowser #freeswApr 03 02:08
techrights-bot"Silicon Valley threatens to ban any user who dissents and to strip them of their digital rights. They show no tolerance for disagreement and no mercy for dissenters, and they intend to starve all opposition into submission." https://wiki.ircnow.org/index.php?n=Jrmu.RmsboycottApr 03 02:37
techrights-bot"This is an excellent blog article, full of graphs and information, showing the worst offender apps that share your personal data." #microsoft second after #facebook https://mastodon.online/@ercanbrack/105987700585962315Apr 03 09:09
techrights-bot"Not sure if Ken Thompson's Turing Award Lecture "Reflections on Trusting Trust" is something I've stumbled across a long time ago, forgot about, and am only now finding again, or if I'm only now finding out about it." https://vulpine.club/@rantingsteve/105992174179110556Apr 03 09:10
techrights-bot#bullyDeBlanc #hate #hatred #defamation #corporateStooge https://translate.google.com/translate?depth=1&hl=en&prev=search&rurl=translate.google.co.uk&sl=es&u=https://masgnulinux.es/piden-arresto-para-molly-de-blanc-la-precursora-de-la-cancelacion-a-stallman-en-eeuu/Apr 03 09:13
techrights-botWhile the US government bails out #microsoft again... https://cio.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/corporate-news/noida-authority-allots-land-to-microsoft-at-rs-103-66-crore/81867167Apr 03 09:14
techrights-bot"been annoyed by "AI" hype for years, I think it's time to give up and accept the popular use of "anything impressive-seeming a computer can do"..." https://octodon.social/@joeyh/105992587400768459Apr 03 09:15
techrights-botBiden Should Ditch Bipartisanship and Focus on Pressuring Centrists Democrats https://www.teenvogue.com/story/biden-bipartisanship-democratsApr 03 09:16
*rianne_ has quit (Ping timeout: 252 seconds)Apr 03 09:19
*liberty_box has quit (Ping timeout: 265 seconds)Apr 03 09:19
*rianne_ (~rianne@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 09:28
*liberty_box (~liberty@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 09:30
*rianne_ has quit (Ping timeout: 240 seconds)Apr 03 09:36
*liberty_box has quit (Ping timeout: 240 seconds)Apr 03 09:36
*rianne_ (~rianne@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 09:59
*liberty_box (~liberty@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 10:00
techrights-bot#IRC Proceedings: Friday, April 02, 2021 โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/irc-log-020421/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU #Linux #FreeSW gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/03/irc-log-020421/Apr 03 10:43
techrights-bot#Fedora Council is Just a Mouthpiece and Instrument of #IBM Management, It Doesn't Speak For (What Used to Be) Fedora Project/Community http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/fedora-f-for-fascism-and-not-freedom/ #gnu #linuxApr 03 10:53
*rianne_ has quit (Ping timeout: 240 seconds)Apr 03 10:59
*liberty_box has quit (Ping timeout: 240 seconds)Apr 03 11:00
*rianne_ (~rianne@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 11:05
*liberty_box (~liberty@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 11:06
techrights-botSolderpunk, where are you? https://lists.orbitalfox.eu/archives/gemini/2021/006268.html #geminiSpace #geminiProtocolApr 03 12:25
techrights-botAs I dive deeper into #lagrange (reviewed when I tried it for the first time in http://techrights.org/2021/03/30/lagrange-review/ ) I find more bugs, some rather severe, such as new tabs having the capacity to crash my WM compositor. I can restart it manually, but still... anyway, early version and #freeswApr 03 12:32
techrights-bot#Fedora is quickly distancing itself from the notion that itโ€™s really a community, as opposed to a pet project of #IBM (which IBM barely cares about; or less and less over time) โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/fedora-f-for-fascism-and-not-freedom/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #GNU #Linux gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/03/fedora-f-for-fascism-and-not-freedom/Apr 03 13:04
techrights-botThere seems to be no oversight at all from the German government, which is milking the #EPO without bothering to check that the rule of law even exists in the EPO โ€ข ๐—ง๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐˜€ โ‡จ http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/de-lying-for-the-epo/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #Techrights #de #germany #privacy gemini://gemini.techrights.org/2021/04/03/de-lying-for-the-epo/Apr 03 13:05
*rianne_ has quit (Ping timeout: 246 seconds)Apr 03 13:15
*liberty_box has quit (Ping timeout: 268 seconds)Apr 03 13:15
techrights-botThe fewer supposedly "smart" things you own, the smarter you are. Purchasing products self-described as "Smart" won't compensate for one's social class insecurity or gullibility, it'll only reinforce that.Apr 03 13:19
techrights-bot"These organizations do not represent the free and open source community. Look at the signatures and you will see the representatives of Big Tech, the same corporate monopolies that have always been the archenemies of freedom." https://linuxreviews.org/Liberty_or_Death!Apr 03 13:21
techrights-bot"In a sense, Fedora Council is to #Fedora what #GNOMEFoundation is to GNOME; it doesnโ€™t speak for #GNOME developers." http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/fedora-f-for-fascism-and-not-freedom/ #bullyDeBlancApr 03 13:22
techrights-bot#LibreOffice Writer: The Ultimate Keyboard Shortcuts Keys โ‡จ https://www.fossmint.com/libreoffice-keyboard-shortcut-keys/ โ€ขโ—โ€ข #fossmint posts on topic for a change...Apr 03 13:31
techrights-bot#MXLinux 19.4 Released with Latest Kernel and More. Download and Upgrade steps. โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149572 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 13:42
techrights-bot#OBSStudio 27.0-rc1 Released With Wayland Support, Undo/Redo โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149573 โ€ขโ—โ€ข needs to #deletegithubApr 03 13:43
techrights-botTodayโ€™s #HowTos | #UNIX โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149574 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 13:43
techrights-bot#KHamburgerMenu in KDE โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149575 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 13:43
*rianne_ (~rianne@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 13:44
*liberty_box (~liberty@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 13:44
techrights-botToday City needs 'revenge' against LCFC. Later this week: battle of the blondes https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erling_Haaland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_De_BruyneApr 03 13:46
techrights-bot#chelsea ain't back at all. Will yet another coach/manager be sacked by year's end?Apr 03 14:01
*rianne_ has quit (Remote host closed the connection)Apr 03 16:38
*rianne_ (~rianne@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 16:38
techrights-botDo you really want Linux phones โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149576 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 17:09
techrights-botThis is a Free #Elgato Stream Deck Alternative โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149577 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 17:09
techrights-botTop 5 most powerful Arm SBCs & #Devkits in 2021 โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149578 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 17:09
techrights-bot#FreeBSD 13.0-RC5 Now Available โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149580 #unix #bsdApr 03 17:26
techrights-botVoid: A #SystemdFree Lightning Fast Linux Distribution โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149581 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 17:29
techrights-botTodayโ€™s #HowTos | #UNIX โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149583Apr 03 17:42
techrights-bot#ProprietarySoftware Leftovers โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149584Apr 03 17:49
techrights-botWith #proprietarySoftware "you get what you pay for"(TM). Expensive to buy, expensive to maintain, very expensive when things go wrong, inc. breaches.Apr 03 17:50
*schestowitz has quit (Quit: Konversation term)Apr 03 18:03
*schestowitz (~schestowi@unaffiliated/schestowitz) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 18:04
techrights-botGeoffrey Knauth is back to the FSS Board, no longer President https://www.fsf.org/about/staff-and-board/Apr 03 18:16
techrights-bot"08:55 What do you think about the unoganized app store problem on Linux? 09:50 What are your favorite open source apps? 10:40 Why did you switch to Linux? 13:15 What Linux mail client do you use?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GlcIfTB_FgApr 03 18:33
techrights-bot#OBSStudio 27.0 RC1 out with Wayland support and browser docking on Linux http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149573#comment-29005Apr 03 18:35
techrights-bot#SuperTuxKart Has Polished And Revamped Karts Ready For The Next Big Release https://linuxreviews.org/SuperTuxKart_Has_Polished_And_Revamped_Karts_Ready_For_The_Next_Big_Release #games #gnu #linuxApr 03 18:38
techrights-bot#Android Leftovers โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149586Apr 03 18:40
techrights-bot5,319+ have signed in support of the FSFโ€˜s decision to reinstate #RMS (inside the Board, still), showing great durability and perseverance at the #FSF http://techrights.org/2021/04/03/fsf-strong/Apr 03 20:08
techrights-botIt may not be very visible due to deliberate minimalism (everything as one single file!), but we've made half a dozen improvements to this page (last night) http://techrights.orgApr 03 20:09
techrights-bot"These words from Josepha Haden Chomphosy on the How WordPress Improves episode of the WP Briefing Podcast point to the factors that differentiate building software in #FreeSW environment." https://wordpress.org/news/2021/04/the-month-in-wordpress-march-2021/Apr 03 20:52
techrights-botFMV adventure Dark Nights with Poe and Munro released for Linux | GamingOnLinux โ‡จ https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/04/fmv-adventure-dark-nights-with-poe-and-munro-released-for-linux โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GamingOnLinux #GNU #Linux #Games #Gaming ๐ŸงApr 03 20:59
techrights-bot6 Reasons Why You Should Upgrade Your Linux Desktop to #GNOME 40 Today โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149588 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 21:01
techrights-botREADFILE System Call Rebased For More Efficient Reading Of Small Files โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149589 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 21:01
techrights-botTraffic measures in #twitter -- like in #facebook -- are mostly faked (look up reports on it!), so you really don't need those #socialcontrolmedia 'sites' for online presence. They're mostly a waste of time, an overhyped distraction boosted by lies and false metrics.Apr 03 21:05
techrights-botGetting Started to #Mageia 8 for Ubuntu Users โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149590 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 21:16
techrights-botPart 5 about #epo #corruption and German government complicity will be published in a few hours. 16 more parts, not including videos and other stuff. This has teeth and #de regime will go out of its way to pretend it's not seeing it.Apr 03 21:23
techrights-bot#Android Leftovers โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149591Apr 03 21:25
techrights-botIn my experience investigating and exposing corruption, when dealing with sources it's better not to ask them to self-identify or figure out exactly who they are. Many reasons. Among them: 1) they're safer when you cannot finger-point under anybody's pressure. 2) it's the facts that matter, no matter the source.Apr 03 22:29
techrights-botSometimes, if you know the names of your sources (names, not affiliation and access levels), you may already doing it wrong and putting sources AT RISK.Apr 03 22:30
techrights-botA lot of people use #e2ee using services that assign private keys to them for #emails -- keys they do not themselves generate. This means their #privacy is at the mercy of those companies, but they're rarely aware of it. http://techrights.org/2020/11/27/encrypt-with-e2ee-in-depth-article/Apr 03 22:34
techrights-botNowadays almost all the news about GNU is about #libya (not related to software). That used to be #Zimbabwe ...Apr 03 22:35
techrights-bot#Games : SuperTuxKart, Poe and Munro, Proton โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149592 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 22:49
techrights-botAudiocasts/Shows: #FOSSTorrents , Full Circle Weekly News and More โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149593 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 22:50
techrights-botWhy Signature Verification in #OpenPGP is hard โ€ข ๐•ฟ๐–š๐– ๐•ธ๐–†๐–ˆ๐–๐–Ž๐–“๐–Š๐–˜ โ‡จ http://www.tuxmachines.org/node/149594 โ€ขโ—โ€ข #GNU #Linux #TuxMachinesApr 03 22:50
techrights-botIn 2021 the only #socialcontrolmedia sites I still post to are #freesw as in freedom (but main copies go to my personal site and to TR). The least free among them is #MINDS but that too is #AGPLv3 (at least for key parts) https://developers.minds.com/docs/contributing/license/Apr 03 22:51
techrights-botThey tell you living a life without #ProprietarySoftware is difficult, challenging, but in reality, I've personally found, the very opposite is true. You may need to learn some new things, sure, but then you're in control of your (digital) life...Apr 03 22:53
techrights-botAll the oligarchs and their corporations have left now is #cancelCulture -- a technique by which they can weaponise defamatory Internet trolls to eliminate their exposers and critics (usually based on falsehoods and distortions). Don't go with the herd, you might become "useful idiots" of racist, bigoted billionaires.Apr 03 22:55
techrights-botFar too many Web pages have become far too distracting, to keep you engaged. They're also nonlinear. One classic manifestations of it is, you go to look up one thing (e.g. football score) and then they push to you things you never even asked for, leading to mental clutter. It's a real issue many people overlook.Apr 03 22:59
techrights-botTomorrow night #techrights will launch the next phase of the series, under the banner "EPOLeaks on Misleading the Bundestag". #epo #corruption #germany #deApr 03 23:03
techrights-botThe main problem with #email is that when you focus on one thing or go check email for one thing another thing may come up, 'stealing' or 'splitting' attention. The mind cannot function like that. We're linearly-thinking creatures. We have just one brain.Apr 03 23:04
*techrights-bot has quit (Remote host closed the connection)Apr 03 23:06
*techrights-bot (~techright@host81-154-169-167.range81-154.btcentralplus.com) has joined #tuxmachinesApr 03 23:08
techrights-botMany people who think they know or understand what #microsoft is clearly don't understand what they're talking about or dealing with. Vast #marketing budget has misled politicians too. Article coming soon...Apr 03 23:08
techrights-bot#germany moving away from #microsoft and embracing #freesw https://blog.do-foss.de/beitrag/freie-software-ist-von-jetzt-an-standard-in-dortmund/ whereas corrupt EPO in Germany handed over to the US Army via Microsoft: http://techrights.org/2021/03/22/epoleaks-report-march-2021-finale/Apr 03 23:11
techrights-bot'Our opponentโ€™s true target is not Richard Stallman; their real aim is to destroy the FSF by thoroughly infiltrating it (like they already have with organisations like the OSI and Linux Foundation)." https://joindiaspora.com/posts/20444415#0c86264076f701395de908002785b8a8Apr 03 23:12

Generated by irclog2html.py 2.6 by Marius Gedminas - find it at mg.pov.lt!