Reposting my #introduction to my new instance ❤️
Hi everyone! 👋🏼
I love learning about #webdev, privacy tools, and #infosec. Some of my recent projects:
- 💰 https://tinycoincap.com
- 🔒 https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/mullvad-connectivity-checker
- 🔍 https://www.npmjs.com/package/startpage-quick-search
Happy, thankful, and excited to be here!
And reported last week...
State Dept. official: China holding 800k Muslim minorities in internment camps
Published exactly a year ago.
“An exclusive analysis of data from the 50 largest local police departments in the United States shows that police shoot Americans more than twice as often as previously known.”
Also, it’s available to stream for free on #HooplaDigital (https://www.hoopladigital.com) and #Kanopy (https://www.kanopy.com/product/i-am-not-your-negro) if your library supports those services!
Meet GOP Jesus: https://invidio.us/watch?v=SZ2L-R8NgrA
- Exxon Mobile knew since at least the 70s about the potential harm caused by global warming and greenhouse gas emissions.
- In the 80s, they concluded that global warming would actually be good for profits; the polar ice caps would melt, making it easier to get at Arctic oil reserves.
- They started to collaborate with other fossil fuel companies to knowingly lie about CO2 emissions and its effects, in order to stop any global coordinated efforts to to prevent climate change.
Saw this on a local shop’s window while walking around Ashland, OR. So, so true. Keep supporting your local businesses 🙌🏼 https://nitro.horse/media/LGEUOwy0-WP88gpVIBU
Cyber Monday, let’s pledge to buy from local businesses that support our communities. https://www.commondreams.org/views/2018/11/23/skip-cyber-monday-support-real-local-business
“Millions of Chinese nationals have been blocked from booking flights or trains as Beijing seeks to implement its controversial “social credit” system, which allows the government to closely monitor and judge each of its 1.3 billion citizens based on their behaviour and activity.
The system, to be rolled out by 2020, aims to make it “difficult to move” for those deemed “untrustworthy”, according to a detailed plan published by the government this week.”
Credit freezes are now free as of yesterday! https://old.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/9hlps3/credit_freezes_are_now_free_starting_today
This is a fork of LineageOS specifically designed to be Google/Apple free.
"Leaving Apple & Google: /e/ first beta is here! – Hacker Noon"
Blocking Amazon ads Show more
#Amazon is stuffing its search results pages with #ads
If you're on mobile use a free and open-source web browser with ad and tracking blocking to visit Amazon.com instead of using the Amazon app. #DuckDuckGo for #iOS (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/duckduckgo-privacy-browser/id663592361) and #Firefox (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.mozilla.firefox) + uBlockOrigin (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ublock-origin) for #Android are worth trying.