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Raspberry bootloader in slow motion. (Impossible to see otherwise, too fast).

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#Trafalgar: el viaje con #Gald贸s禄 de #DanielParra, en el #Museo de #Historia de #Madrid
Beautiful and moving.
#museum #Spain #History #art #painting #literature

馃棬锔 鈥淔ast, lift, sprint, stretch, and meditate.
Build, sell, write, create, invest, and own.
Read, reflect, love, seek truth, and ignore society.
Make these habits. Say no to everything else.
Avoid debt, jail, addiction, disgrace, shortcuts, and media.
Relax. Victory is assured.鈥

馃棬锔 鈥淔ree people make free choices. Free choices mean you get unequal outcomes. You can have , or you can have equal outcomes. You can鈥檛 have both.鈥

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The best part about #cooking a big Spanish #omelette for lunch is that I get to eat it again for breakfast the day after.
My #breakfast today was 2脳 what you see in the photo (toast, olive oil, tomato, omelette), and a cup of coffee with oat flakes and biscuits.
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And remember kids, if anyone tells you to implement DRM, tracking software, anti-patterns, gambling apps disguised as social media, and so on - you tell them to "FUCK OFF". If you get fired over it (and you might not, for the record), give me a call and we'll help you find somewhere better.

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馃搮 International Effective Giving Day 馃寪

A free online giving you the chance to hear from some of the world's most eminent thinkers in . Keynote address: Nobel Laureate Professor . Supported by the world鈥檚 leading organizations in effective philanthropy and charity evaluation. Also featuring: Johannes Ackva (Climate Lead Founders Pledge), Leah Edgerton (Executive Director Animal Charity Evaluators), Neil Buddy Shah (Managing Director, ).

Nov 30 2020 @ 18:45 CET


I'm not in the least surprised.
Think of other popular messaging systems that claim to offer some kind of E2EE, but are proprietary : WhatsApp, Skype, FB Messenger, Viber, Threema, Line鈥
Distrust by default!
I am always amazed when folks even consider the alleged support for strong in those apps鈥 the value of those claims is exactly zero.

life: I happen to have in both (British Airways + Iberia) and in . So far, my losses from the former (collapse of the travel industry) are way larger than my gains from the latter (announcement of possible ). 馃捀

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The EU Council is pushing for encryption backdoors to messenger apps such as WhatsApp and Signal to fight terrorism (German article):

Despite the fact that errors of investigation in Austrian authorities had made the attack possible in the first place and not a lack of digital surveillance powers. Politicians must start to understand that more surveillance will not lead to more security. That's why we fight any attempt for an encryption backdoor:

To me, being a [not so] new is like being in love, minus the sexual attraction and the intellectual companionship. It's a comparable feeling of devotion towards that new person, and of ecstatic bliss when thinking about them or seeing them laugh.

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I prefer to physical . But I definitely prefer physical books to books.
What a pain in the neck it is to download, manage, authorise, transfer, move and keep that shit! 馃槧
It's infuriating for a techie like me, let alone for regular users.

I have been saying for a while that we conscious users or techies should be first to adopt, and eager to promote within our personal and professional circles, ethical open frameworks to support services and apps via micro-payments (instead of via advertising and surveillance). We already had . Now we also have . These are steps in the right direction (although I don't like those all-or-nothing memberships, kind of walled gardens of their own 鈥 I would prefer truly open, federated systems).

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Ah, my favourite part of living in the UK, the constant supply of free kindling from the TV license threatening letters people.

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But what country is this? The joke would work all over Europe, and these days even in the US...

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