Didn’t expect this in Texas... but it was a nice surprise ...

It's really hard to know what to say these days.. where does one even begin.. maybe the answer is to say nothing.

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If you sell culture war all day, don’t be surprised by the real-world consequences:

taibbi.substack.com/p/we-need-

He has a good point. And it applies to more than just the US, but most of the media across the world.

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Over the past month I have been shifting from a MacOS to Windows. My main driver has been ideological differences with Apple around closed and open ecosystems. It's taken a bit, but wow.. it's been enjoyable... especially like their seamless integration

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Do you trust Zoom?

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

Zoom lied to users about end-to-end encryption for years, FTC says...

Since at least 2016, Zoom misled users by touting that it offered 'end-to-end, 256-bit encryption' to secure users' communications, when in fact it provided a lower level of security .. Allowing them to decrypt users communication.

34k unread emails.. that's my new hell.. there has to be a better way.. and most of it is crap from places I don't even remember.. why why why

First zoom call in about a month.. my goodness, I'm exhausted.. it was only 30 minutes.. :O

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The level of blatant censorship occurring on all social platforms, regardless of where you sit on the political spectrum, should worry us all. Social platforms should not be arbiters of truth, and it's just getting worse.

Ok, let's move on to more pressing issues..

What's your highest score: trex-game.skipser.com/

10's of thousands of small businesses closed. 100's of thousands of jobs gone, and even more families affected. My goodness.. 😢

Source: chainstoreguide.com/offthechai

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New Filter Alert:

We're happy to announce our new filter: "Academic Fraud". With kids going back to school, both schools and parents are looking for ways to combat the plethora of do-it for you online service (e.g., essays, homework).

Available in Beta to all paid plans.

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-2m scanned websites contained outdated software which could potentially lead to an exploit.

-70k sites were infected with SEO spam, accounting for 39.59% of website infections.

-19k scanned websites contained malicious scripts or iframes from blacklisted domains.

-11% of infected sites were found to include scripts and iframes from blacklisted domains.

Pretty good report from Sucuri:

blog.sucuri.net/2020/10/sitech

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📺 Broadcasting now! Watch the webinar live on youtube.com/watch?v=AWieRFAglM to hear about Decentralized alternatives to Big Tech

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Listening to this session on Decentralized Alternatives to Big Tech... listening to
@matrixdotorg
leadership talk to how it works youtube.com/watch?v=AWieRFAglM pretty neat when you think of how it can be used and how it improves an organizations control of their own content..

Wife run in hysterically..

“Anthony put Alexander’s toothbrush between his butt cheeks and now they are fighting!!!!”

Why do you even say to that?

Been getting a pretty rad, in depth, education of networking and I’m beyond fascinated ...😊

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Howdy! If you've been wondering what our platform looks like, now you can take a peak under behind the curtain. Short video gives you a quick orientation fo the platform: youtu.be/szd_SR1VYOo

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Product direction from Mozilla:

"...this decision allows us to sharpen our focus on experiences like Mozilla VPN, Firefox Monitor, and Firefox Private Network."

blog.mozilla.org/blog/2020/09/

VPN, VPN (through CloudFlare's) & EOM of haveibeenpowned?

Where is the Mozilla we used to love?

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