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Quitter, a Twitter Alternative

Quitter is a free software Twitter alternative. It’s based on GNU social, which is the largest decentralized social network on the web (if you believe GNU social themselves). Quitter had a design overhaul late 2014, so it looks and works very well now. On Quitter you don’t post tweets, you post queets or notices. How

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Eight Steps for Increased Privacy and Security

I have been reading up on privacy, computer- and information security and free software for quite a while now. These topics are very broad and can’t be summed up in just one post, so I’m going to write about eight steps that I think will increase your security and privacy while you are doing your

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Surveillance Self-Defense

You have most likely heard about the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). They are fighting for your rights in the digital world and writes about privacy, among other things. They also develop software products, like the Internet browser add-on HTTPS Everywhere. They run a project called Surveillance Self-Defense which is what I wanted to share with

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Fedora 21 Workstation with GNOME 3.14

I’m not really a hardcore Fedora fan, but this video of Fedora 21 Workstation with GNOME 3.14 really looks inspiring. Doesn’t it? I know, Fedora 21 is not today’s news, but I stumbled over this video and wanted to share it. And while we’re at it, why not take a look at a few features

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