Got my first warning against cyborgs in a comic from Antwerp
(the cyborg says: "Me, a spy? Come on, little Lambik", in Dutch)
FSF is participating in Outreachy with an internship project titled: Write PHP code that enables nonprofits to accept and manage cryptocurrency donations. Apply by Sep 20 at 4pm UTC, https://www.outreachy.org/apply/
Und gerade höre ich, dass die Verantwortlichen, die Windows dort durchgedrückt haben, da noch gutes Geld hinterherwerfen wollen, um Windows sicherer zu machen. Vielleicht recherchiert unsere Qualitätsjournaille mal, welches Schlangenöl die dort einsetzen wollen.
This is the right map
EU Commission announces plans for "European digital identity", which we should "use for everything", from online shopping to tax returns. The German Federal Constitutional Court has banned lifetime personal identification numbers because they encourage screening. Using multiple profiles and pseudonyms is of existential importance for many people and groups! What we really need is decentralized identity servers of your own choice that are interoperable.
What do you think about #RadioLockdown, a directive that may prevent you to install new software on any radio equipment?
There is a public consultation that closes today at midnight CEST. Have your say!
I just saw that Google changed their image search tool: Until recently you could choose pictures "labeled for reuse" or "labeled for reuse with modification" etc.
Now you can only choose between "Creative Common Licenses" and "Commercial & other licenses"
This is misleading: You can and should use Creative Commons licensed content for commercial use (except the NC-licenses of course).
Too bad, Google emphasises a wrong understanding of free licenses.
China bans Free Software programming language for kids Scratch
Kampagne der #FSFE-Lokalgruppe Zürich: «Lernen wie die Profis»
Hiked to an archeological site this afternoon: Roman villa at
File not there anymore, they now link to
Member of the Dutch political establishment Peter Noordanus (PvdA) published (decades too late) a plan to fight drugs crime in the Netherlands, but mentions technology only once: "top criminals from South America invest in technology" (my translation). As usual in this country, citizens aren't expected to offer their informed commentary.
Die Mastodon-Instanz hostsharing.coop bietet den Mitgliedern der Hostsharing eG eine gemeinsame Heimat im Fediverse. Diese Instanz wird von der Hosting-Genossenschaft Hostsharing eG betrieben.