Merry Grav-Mass everyone! Remember: Gravitation is a well-established scientific theory, but Intelligent Falling is just religion pretending to be science.
Some more book-related #alternatives:
https://openlibrary.org - Huge non-profit online library with downloads for PD books and lending for non-PD titles.
https://calibre-ebook.com/ - Open source eBook organiser/editor and format converter
#Briar is an unusual kind of messenger for Android devices: there are no servers, messages are stored on your phone and sent directly to your contact's phone through TOR, wi-fi or bluetooth.
It's designed for journalists, activists, people working in disaster zones and anyone interested in "off the grid" communication.
The official site is here:
The app is free, open source and available through @fdroidorg and Google Play.
Happy anniversary to linux-libre-firmware (a repository that contains free firmware for use with GNU Linux-libre). The first commit was 1 year ago today. https://jxself.org/git/?p=linux-libre-firmware.git
Boiling Steam now on Mastodon!
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Although covering Steam for Linux / SteamOS news in great detail, Boiling Steam is not affiliated in any way with Valve Software.
Steam Play update: 3.16-4 beta.
So, Steam Play / Proton technology is a solution to play Winblows only games on Linux in Steam. Valve is pushing the development hard and fast.
* Proton now ships with corefonts support. This should fix many games with missing text, or that crash due to missing font support.
* Mouse focus and clipping improvements.
* Upgrade OpenVR SDK support.
Never thought I'd see the day that Redhat would be acquired by anyone... Let's see where this goes :)
Following IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat, @o0karen0o reflects on how we can protect our communities from shifting corporate interests. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2018/oct/31/sandler-thoughts-ibm-red-hat-acquisition/
I am boycotting all #mozilla products. Mozilla claims to be for user freedom and privacy while stabbing its users in the back. Pushing non-free malware, advertising, tracking (user statistics), anti-privacy features, DRM and censorship are not the type of things I want in my browser. #pocket #eme #protonvpn #ministryoftruth #studies #notmybrowser #notrr #cloudflare
Amazon employees are demanding the company stop selling facial recognition tech to police departments.
Amazon needs to choose people over profits.
I enjoy technology, privacy, and computer security - but not in that order of course :)
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