"I hope that, bit by bit, we can shift away from taking it as an indictment of our goodness and move towards taking it as a gesture of respect and an act of kindness when someone tells us that we've got something racist stuck in our teeth."
Thanks to Jay Smooth for this great quote and talk on #racism.
Very good point: We have to stop thinking of beeing a good or bad person as something one _is_ and start thinking about it as a process, a thing one _does_.
Noone thinks that a clean person is clean, and therefor never have to brush their teeth. We are not either clean or unclean, good or bad. We do good or bad things, and we all need to check the mirror to see if we have something stuck in out teeth.
Thunderbird is now using Pretty Easy Privacy (PEP) for encrypted emails. I find the user experience quite seamless. It takes no additional effort to send an encrypted email than a non-encrypted one. I don't even have to check whether I'm encrypting or not. It automatically encrypts emails sent to recipients for which it has keys available.
"The Mastodon project is excited that Nextcloud users can now join the fediverse, potentially growing the decentralized web by an order of magnitude", through #ActivityPub.
So much more goodies in #Nextcloud 15 too, like video chat inside collaborative document editing, better full text search (searching everything, not just files), etc.), faster, more secure.
I really need to try this soon!
I wish #Mastodon had a pause button on each timeline. Scrolling down a bit "pauses" it, I guess, but it keeeps blinking and changing the scroll bar position slightly
Why isn't the release of WordPress 5.0, the FOSS engine powering huge parts of the web, bigger news? https://wordpress.org/news/2018/12/bebo/
Or have I just been under a rock since the release?
Alt kan ikke være Norli og Ark, Twitter og Facebook. Vi trenger de små aktørene også! Men da må vi bruke dem, ellers forsvinner de. Kjøp en julegave her: https://www.dagsavisen.no/oslo/cappelens-forslag-pa-randen-av-konkurs-1.1242399
RT @email@example.com: You can just text the Proud Boys new leader and he gets really wet and mad
The fight for freedom of speech online, and against laws leading to monopolization of the web is not over yet. There's still hope, if we fight! https://dontwreckthe.net/
The World Bank is writing about #OpenStreetMap and its awesome community! https://blogs.worldbank.org/sustainablecities/rise-local-mapping-communities-for-resilience
Huge supporter of federated social networks, FOSS etc. Got some visibility through my blogpost on beating Fb w/federation. Green Party! Hi Identi.can folks!
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more