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Mark Shuttleworth's (MS) Canonical Running Microsoft (MS) Ads, Mischaracterising Mass Surveillance as 'Confidential' (the Usual Lie)

posted by Roy Schestowitz on Feb 22, 2024

Businesswoman in front of touchscreen

Essential reading/background: Canonical is Microsoft Marketing, Promoting Mass Surveillance as "Ubuntu confidential VMs" | Canonical Selling and Upselling Microsoft, Calling NSA Surveillance 'Confidential' | CC Used to Mean Creative Commons, Now the Linux Foundation et al Associate CC With DRM and Spying (Chaos Computer Club Also at Risk) | [Video] Microsoft's TPM Position is a Wake-up Call About Canonical (Which Helps Microsoft Push and Promote TPM) | Canonical Nowadays Shamelessly Behaving Like a Division of Microsoft, Selling Notorious Proprietary Software, Back Doors, and TPM/DRM

Canonical's Ubuntu front page right now:

Microsoft Canonical

Know thy Sugar Daddy.

Ubuntu Blog front page:

Microsoft Canonical

Enjoy... Microsoft?

Ubuntu Blog: Preview Confidential Hey Hi (AI) with Ubuntu Confidential VMs and Nvidia H100 GPUs on Abusive Monopolist Microsoft Microsoft trap Azure

This is all about the surveillance, but Canonical does this for Microsoft money. The money talks, so the facts are absent.

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