Imagine a world without opensource, and the only operating system that exists is Windows.
I seriously wonder: would I still be as excited about computers & tech? Would I have moved on and found another profession in life?
Thanks to everyone involved in opensource. I can't repeat this often enough ❤️
Ola Bini is accused of "hacking" state infrastructure. "evidence" are books, a big number of USB devices and a screenshot of a *telnet* login prompt, saying "connection closed" (clearly no login attempt).
After 70d in the worst jail in Ecuador, he was prevented to leave the country for 1.5y, denied access to any data, or to challenge anything.
Trial has been postponed again and NO OBSERVER will be allowed? SRSLY?!
Parrallel w/ #Assange case is striking. Process as punishment..
Next Friday, December 11, Edward Snowden will host Tor’s third PrivChat, a fundraising livestream event and conversation with human rights defenders + real-life Tor users Alison Macrina, Ramy Raoof, Berhan Taye.
You're invited, so set your reminder: https://torproject.org/privchat/
Are you looking for a job in free software? Apply to be a Open VoIP Alliance community builder: https://u.fsf.org/36-
I'm looking to set my partner up with a #crypto soft wallet for storing primarily #Bitcoin. Personally I use a #Trezor hard wallet, but want to see what the best options are for trusted, secure #FOSS software on a machine running #Ubuntu. Also need app options for #iOS.
Anyone else using Mailfence for private and secure #email? I used to use them as my primary before discovering @protonmail. I've recently paid for Mailfence account so I can set up SMTP on my #freelearning site (https://lms.samhowell.uk). Haven't managed to get #SMTP working yet, however...
At Proton, we're always looking for ways to support organizations that align with our mission of providing privacy and security for all. This year, we’re auctioning Lifetime accounts and giving some away in a raffle. Help us choose our 2020 beneficiaries. Accepting suggestions until Nov. 27: https://protonmail.com/blog/lifetime-auction-survey-2020/
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As soon as one of my friends tries to enter the course on her company network, it's blocked due to https://torproject.org being in their 'Anonymizer Category'.
2. Let me know if you'd like me to create an account for you on the freelearning site. I can add you as a user and send you your details via DM, Signal, Element, email (incl. PGP), etc. This will mean you can properly log in as a learner, track your progress across modules, submit feedback etc. and you'll be able to self-enrol on any future freelearning courses.
The course is here: https://lms.samhowell.uk
I may post some demos tomorrow.
Let me know if you have any questions. - 2/2