The concept of the apocalypse starting from the ground up never crossed my mind. Till today.

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If you’re not in my particular niche communities, you might not know about the community that exists around old ThinkPad laptops. But I’m going to tell you about it, because I think it’s awesome!

ThinkPad laptops from years ago are enduringly popular, because they have great support from free software, and they’re extremely repairable.

Not only are new or used parts extremely easy to come by, people are even designing new parts for these old machines, so you can upgrade rather than replace!

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Does anyone know any uncensored #F-Droid repositories?
It seems that the "flagship" repo is from now on censored to not include software the maintainers don't like.
#censorship #android @fdroidorg #gab #Fediverse

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Are there some reliable ways how to disable #eCall in cars? Is somebody working on that? It's much bigger issue than some cookies or browser fingerprinting.

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God dammit, Google.

“Wow, fancy that. Web ad giant Google to block ad-blockers in Chrome. For safety, apparently” • The Register

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We set up a dedicated #fdroid repository for the #35C3 here:

You can get the Fahrplan/schedule app and c3nav from there.

This will be kept up-to-date during the congress!

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* Want to pay something for christmas but refuse to use shitty wallets? fear not, we got your back!

Nokia N900 has been released 9 years ago. Community that has formed around it continues to amaze me to this day.

Maemo 5 resurected once again using mainline kernel and debian.

Successful BTC using
Your "But customer protection!" argument is invalid.😎

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