I’ve started publishing my “extension security basics” article series. First article takes apart a very simple extension. Two more are already written, quite a few more are planned.
This Is the Data Facebook Gave Police to Prosecute a Teenager for Abortion https://www.vice.com/en/article/n7zevd/this-is-the-data-facebook-gave-police-to-prosecute-a-teenager-for-abortion
Cancel it. Delete your account. Help your friends delete theirs. Abandon that dumpster fire.
New version of NEXXT published. And with it, i've decided to host it on itch. Free to use & public domain.
I make nearly all my NES graphics in it.
fedizine is an anarchist introduction to federated social media. It's an actual paper zine! Being released at the 2022 Montreal Anarchist Bookfair... but coming soon to you?
We're excited to shit talk corporate social media, demystify the Fediverse, and help get anarchists off the former and onto the latter...
People reading this are already on the #fedi so you know what's up... But feel free to BOOST and help spread the word!
If you're on the Fediverse and you want to host code for libre software and other collaborative projects, you might want to check out @gitea:
It's free, open source and it's currently in process of adding Fediverse compatibility through ActivityPub, the same standard that Mastodon etc use to communicate with each other.
You can see some of the Gitea instances that already have experimental Fediverse connections listed at https://fedidb.org/software/gitea
To see the current state of federated forges, have a look at the @forgefriends blog post at https://forgefriends.org/blog/2022/06/30/2022-06-state-forge-federation/
IMPORTANT! Before downloading and starting the solution, read the how-to guide. Make sure you remove the malware from your system first, otherwise it will repeatedly lock your system or encrypt files. Any reliable antivirus solution can do this for you.
Codeberg is trying out mCaptcha, Gitea is getting mCaptcha support and much more! Checkout the July 2022 monthly report to learn more about what's going on:
Niels ten Oever is contributing a lot to RFCs relating to how technology intersects with human rights. The definition of peer-to-peer networking is noteworthy, because quite a few ostensibly peer-to-peer networks don't quite live up to this:
"nodes are able to directly exchange resources and services between themselves without the need for centralized servers"
Sid has a new toy to break! 🎉
Ailantd Sikowsky is an illustrator, designer, realtime 3D artist and game developer, often creating industrial sci-fi machines, characters and vehicles. You can follow at:
Their ArtStation page is at https://www.artstation.com/sikowsky
GitLab plans to delete dormant projects in free accounts – Problem is good software does not need regular fixing https://gadgeteer.co.za/gitlab-plans-to-delete-dormant-projects-in-free-accounts-problem-is-good-software-does-not-need-regular-fixing/
[Full-time] Fullstack webdeveloper at Appsemble https://www.fossjobs.net/job/11018/fullstack-webdeveloper-at-appsemble/ #jobs