Links

Here I will put up some links that I find interesting. There are several different categories, so don’t worry, just find yours!

GNU/Linux

The Linux Foundation – The Linux Foundation (LF) is a non-profit technology consortium founded in 2007 to foster the growth of Linux.

The GNU Operating System – The website for the GNU Project.

Privacy / Anti-Surveillance

PRSIM Break – Opt out of global data surveillance programs. Find alternative software.

CryptoParty –  “Party like it’s December 31st, 1983.” Some good guides and information on how to secure your digital privacy.

Freedom of the Press – Encryption Works: How to Protect Your Privacy in the Age of NSA Surveillance

The Guardian – NSA surveillance: A guide to staying secure – By Bruce Schneier.

Computer Activism

The Internet Defense League – Protecting the Free Internet since 2012.

Electronic Frontier Foundation – Defending your rights in the digital world.

Fight for the Future – A nonprofit working to expand the internet’s power for good.

Reset the Net – An action/campaign on June 5, 2014. “Don’t ask for your privacy. Take it back.”

WikiLeaks – An international, non-profit, journalistic organization which publishes secret information, news leaks and classified media.

Free Open Source Software (FOSS)

Free Software Foundation – The Free Software Foundation (FSF) is a non-profit organization founded by Richard Stallman himself on 4th of October 1985 to support the free software movement.

Open Source Initiative (OSI) – The Open Source Initiative (OSI) is a global non-profit organization dedicated to promoting open-source software.

Replicant – The Replicant Project. A FOSS alternative to the Android operating system.

Cryptography

Cryptocat – Simple and neat encrypted chatting in your browser.

The GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) – “GnuPG allows to encrypt and sign your data and communication, features a versatile key management system as well as access modules for all kinds of public key directories.”

Hacking

Kali Linux – The new BackTrack Linux. A penetration testing distribution.

The Hacker News – Latest Cyber Security News.

Miscellaneous Internet Services

Diaspora* – A community-run decentralized social network.

Quitter – A federated microblogger service/network.

friendica – A decentralized social networking.

img.bi – Really secure image hosting.

MediaCrush – Fast and easy media uploading service.

ProtectedText – Free online encrypted notepad.

Codecademy – Learn how to code the fun way! An interactive way for learning programming languages. Python, Ruby, PHP and more.

Games

HabitRPG – Gamify your life and get things done with this alternative to-do list. Not sure if you can call it a game, but I placed the link here anyway.

Battle for Wesnoth – A cross-platform turn-based tactical strategy game with a fantasy theme. The graphics are old school and crispy. A really good game in my opinion.

Teeworlds – Teeworlds is a free open source sidescrolling multiplayer-only shooting game with cartoon-themed graphics. It features fast-paced gameplay, but is still possible to enjoy without being a hardcore gamer. And it’s cross-platform.

SuperTuxKart – This is a Mario Kart-like arcade racing game. It features the Linux mascot, Tux, and other well known (open source) characters. It’s cross-platform.

Hedgewars – A Worms-like game with nice graphics and good gameplay. It’s cross-platform.

Politics / Activism

Greenpeace International – For a better world where we respect the environment and the creatures around us, humans and non-humans alike.

Amnesty International – Promoting and protecting human rights.

Art

Spray Beast – One good quality graffiti website.

UTAH & ETHER – A graffiti blog featuring the American writers Utah and Ether.

Sofles’ Blog – The blog to the Australian graffiti writer Sofles.