New features are available on Jami! A new major release of Jami "Free as in Freedom" has been launched.
Learn more about the new features: https://jami.net/free-as-in-freedom/
The Tor network team spent the last 12 months working to improve network scalability and accessibility.
- Reduced module complexity and maintenance burden;
- Developed new architecture for several key Tor modules;
- Implemented better tooling;
- Improved testing for several key Tor modules; and
- Improved our documentation.
All this work couldn’t have happened without the support of many teams at Tor and anonymous volunteer cypherpunks. Thank you.
Go is Google's language, not ours
(This shouldn't surprise anyone seeing what Google means by "open source".)
Ring is not your friend.
"If someone refuses to provide footage to police, all police need to do is reach out to Ring.
...officers are instructed to contact Ring and request that the captured video be preserved." https://vice.com/en_us/article/bjw9e8/inside-rings-quest-to-become-law-enforcements-best-friend #amazon #surveillance
Saudi Aramco raises $25.6bn in world's biggest share sale https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-50681159
5G on the horizon: here’s what it is and what’s coming https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/12/5g-wont-change-everything-or-at-least-probably-not-your-things/?comments=1
#Brazil | President #JairBolsonaro’s lawmaker son #EduardoBolsonaro was suspended by his party and could lose the chair of the lower house’s foreign affairs committee. #Corruption https://www.telesurenglish.net/news/Jair-Bolsonaros-Son-Has-Been-Suspended-From-Brazils-PSL-Party-20191204-0006.html
Super excited to release v2.0 of my iOS Mastodon app Mast for iPhone, iPad, and Watch. 🥳
Malicious Python libraries stealing OpenPGP and SSH keys:
– Look for python3-dateutil, and jeIlyfish.
– Both modules try to exfiltrate SSH/OpenPGP keys and send them to an IP address.
– This is the third time the PyPI team intervenes to remove typo-squatted malicious Python libraries from the official repository.
Facebook teaches employees what to say if friends or family ask difficult questions about the company over the holidays:
Let Facebook employees rediscover the feeling of shame.
Did you know?
OMEMO is multi-client end-to-end encryption for XMPP/Jabber.
It uses the Double Ratchet Algorithm, like in FB Messenger, Riot, Signal, Skype, Viber, WhatsApp, Wire...
It offers future and forward secrecy and deniability with message synchronization and offline delivery.
The first round of votes are in!
Thanks to the 96 Inkscape artists for their 124 entries and the almost 600 community members who took the time to cast a vote!
Drum roll, please...
Congratulations to our Community's Top 5 Finalists in the #Inkscape version 1.0 About Screen Contest!
And they are...
#5 Rania Amina,
#3 Bayu Aji,
#2 Bożena Augustyn, &
#1 Bayu Rizaldhan Rayes!