Surprising absolutely no one that knows me.
Oh, this is excellent. It seems to be my pi-hole that was causing Cigna's website to stop working because it blocked some script from Adobe's marketing bullshit.
“Apple has largely ceded control to the Chinese government.
Chinese state employees physically manage the computers. Apple abandoned the encryption technology it used elsewhere after China would not allow it.”
Apple thinks “privacy is a human right.” Unless you’re Chinese.
No trillion-dollar corporation is your friend.
The only thing that's stopping me from buying this keyboard is I can't decide which keyswitches to get.
@janellecshane have you thrown government codenames at GPT-3? Stuff like EAGLE HORIZON
@heydon in the last Webbed Briefs, was the illustration that pronounced "SVG" Kryten from Red Dwarf?
Pleased to report that @jomc and I are speaking at a free online event hosted by the Internet Archive and Library Futures on Apr 28. We will be discussing her book Lurking, and what happened when "in the 1990's and early aughts, people became users, and users put their trust in a corporation to do the job of a library."
“The Signal for Help (or the Violence at Home Signal for Help) is a single-handed gesture that can be used by an individual to alert others that they feel threatened and need help over a video call, or in-person.”
“the Larry transaction used the equivalent of about 11 kilowatt-hours. That’s equivalent to the average electrical consumption of a European Union resident for an entire day”
Work: I design & build websites as part of NOAA's Science on a Sphere team.
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