Palm oil expansion is the largest single cause of destruction of critical Indonesian rainforests over the last two decades.
New Zealand is the world’s largest importer of PKE, importing an estimated two million tonnes a year which is used to feed the dairy herd because there are too many cows for grass growth alone to sustain.
god I love The Register's headline writers https://www.theregister.com/2021/10/23/software_freedom_conservancy_mastodon/
Over 6500 kiwi doctors (including my amazing wife) signed an open letter in support of getting vaccinated to fight #COVID19! If you haven’t had one yet why not go out and make #SuperSaturday extra duper super!!
OCT 14@10pm Eastern (2am UTC)
This week, we're watching John Carpenter's They Live
please watch and live toot it with us
(It's on Peacock which is free (but if you're outside the US you may need to find an alternate source 🏴☠️))
Encrypted chat app Wickr is funded by the CIA. We'd recommend Signal or Threema instead! https://www.vice.com/en/article/y3dawk/wickr-cia-funding-inqtel
To fully trust an app, it's necessary that all client code is published as open source: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/open-source-email/
Mōrena fedifam! I felt a real sense of achievement yesterday. I replaced the wiring and lights on the trailer so now we can start getting rid of all the junk that has accumulated around the house over the past few years. We’re moving to Melbourne!! #noxp
New blog post --> Breaking up with Apple - Two Month Check in
Has anyone had any luck getting #Manyverse working on iOS? I’ve connected to a pub server but nothing is syncing and I can’t figure out how to add people.
#TIL that while the "wētā" is our native insect, "weta" is a word in Te Reo Māori meaning dirt, filth, muck, excrement. Macrons matter!
"Coinbase just signed a deal with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) department to the tune of $1.36 million, for which it will provide ICE with data and analytics around how Americans are buying and spending various cryptocurrencies."
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!