I was never part of the #Linux #Kernel community. But as probably everyone involved in #FreeSoftware for many years, I couldn't ignore the regular debate about the unfriendly atmosphere in the kernel community. You really need to have a strong character to be that self-critical, thank you Linus Torvalds for this really open mail. https://lore.kernel.org/lkml/CA+55aFy+Hv9O5citAawS+mVZO+ywCKd9NQ2wxUmGsz9ZJzqgJQ@mail.gmail.com/
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Update on the strong dispenser, I taped a good patch to it
By lowering barriers to innovation, #OpenSource is superior to proprietary solutions for enabling continued positive economic growth, says Michael Tiemann from #RedHat https://opensource.com/article/18/9/awesome-economics-open-source #FreeSoftware #economics
Mastodon 2.6 will introduce a new privacy setting, better suited for your most important toots.
We've got BIG NEWS. We gave Tor Browser a UX overhaul.
Tor Browser 8.0 has a new user onboarding experience, an updated landing page, additional language support, and new behaviors for bridge fetching, displaying a circuit, and visiting .onion sites. https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-80
Secure crypto, secure passwords, secure messaging, secure e-mail, secure browsing—we see ‘secure something’ everywhere, but no one defines this term.
On closer inspection, ‘secure’ even becomes a catchword most of the time.
We discuss these examples:
Free-Software enthusiast, Libertarian, Qubes + GNU/Linux user, Java + SAP/ABAP programmer
mastodon.at is open to all users and federates with most instances.
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