@thenewoil this is how all headlines should introduce him from now on

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RT @dat_briguy@twitter.com

Twin Cities cops couldn't even make it through the Derek Chauvin trial without murdering another Black man. Absolutely unreformable system.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/dat_briguy/status/

RT @techloreistaken@twitter.com

We've been quiet about these issues for a long time, but the Graphene community continues to attack innocent people. We felt it was best to take a stand against the behavior.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/techloreistaken/st

RT @sethisimmons@twitter.com

A *very* detailed look at the drama and attacks I’ve experienced first-hand while simply trying to find a good privacy-preserving mobile OS.

More of my thoughts from a past blog post here:


Would highly recommend checking out this video below. twitter.com/techloreistaken/st

🐦🔗: twitter.com/sethisimmons/statu

RT @d_feldman@twitter.com

Ok this is slightly insane. OpenType (the common font format) actually supports simple scripts inside the font for complex characters and such. So a guy WROTE AN ENTIRE GAME INSIDE A FONT called Fontemon that you play by typing letters on the keyboard. coderelay.io/fontemon.html#pla

🐦🔗: twitter.com/d_feldman/status/1

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RT @HowellONeill@twitter.com

Apple’s walled garden paradox: "You’re going to keep out a lot of the riffraff by making it harder to break iPhones. But the 1% of top hackers are going to find a way in and, once they’re inside, the impenetrable fortress of the iPhone protects them." technologyreview.com/2021/03/0

🐦🔗: twitter.com/HowellONeill/statu

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Instance admin just lost their job, might need help 

Mstdn.social is one of the largest and nicest instances on the Fediverse, run by an enthusiastic admin called @stux

Unfortunately Stux has today found out that they are fired from their day job 😞

However, by happy coincidence, Stux had just set up a hosting company. If you need web hosting, domain names etc please consider using Stuxhost so that Stux can continue working:


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Does anybody know of a good #PeerTube app for #iOS? #NewPipe gets lots of love on the Android side, but I've heard nothing about iOS. Bonus points if it's #accessible.

@spoon @thenewoil I don’t believe in making mountains out of molehills. Like I said, literally every podcast/video/whatever is about making privacy-conscious decisions. If these platforms weren’t used we would be perpetuating a privacy echo-chamber rather than fostering privacy education.

I’ll ask Henry if he wants to add a warning to the site or something 🤷‍♂️

@spoon @thenewoil it’s a false equivalence. Gab and Parler are terrible, and their users equally so. YouTube and Google are terrible, but their users are merely uninformed about data privacy issues — which is exactly the target demographic here.

Literally every aspect of Techlore is about privacy education and leading people towards making informed decisions about the websites they use online. I’m not sure how much more “convincing” we could be.

Wild. Just when I was starting to think my state would never get its act together and it'd never happen 😆

@spoon the alt-right is not our target demographic, so it hasn’t been considered.

@Mayana Ha ha. It’s a linguistics phenomenon of certain comparative sentences where they sound like they make sense, but if you actually think about what they are saying it’s just nonsense: en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compar

@Mayana similarly, I’ve recently been reading about grammatical oddities, like “more people have been to Russia than I have”, or “colorless green ideas sleep furiously.” The English language is a strange one, for sure 😆

RT @hipearlrose@twitter.com

kirsten dunst has played a minnesotan twice and shes good at it bc she seems friendly but deeply sad in a way she cant talk about

🐦🔗: twitter.com/hipearlrose/status

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