Marvel didn't do their research for this character. "Knull" is a vulgar swedish word for someone you have sex with.

"Marvel teases 'Knull is coming'" –

"[…] I find this deceptive and very concerning. For a number of important reasons, hosting GNU development on a proprietary Microsoft platform should be verboten. And for users to be programatically redirected away from the GNU site to the Microsoft site is ethically criminal, and foreboding institutional death."

#GNU #Microsoft #LibreSoftware

Thanks to @fatboy for the link!

Why the Fediverse is significant, beside privacy 

Because big corporations are not forever.

Say about them what you will, but there IS a value in social media, they do satisfy the need, they do scratch that ancient itch of human beings to hear each other and be heard. They do it quite perversely, as a side-effect to filling their shareholders' pockets, but still, as a matter of fact.

The corporations though, do close down for all kinds of reasons.

There was a time before Twitter. Someday Facebook will disappear. Someday, YouTube will go dark.

The Fediverse, in this sense, is a toolkit, that will allow people to rebuild the Internet as we know and love it today in the future, when most companies have gone extinct.

The Internet is not a thing that "just is", it's "what people do". The Fediverse recognizes and embraces this fluid, dynamic nature: every now and then there's new servers that pop up and old that ones go down. It's not really a big deal around here. And it's... beautiful?

#Mapillary contributors: you have the power to take action today to respond to the Facebook acquisition.

Check out these two scripts to get your full-res photos back and delete them from their archive:

- Take Out script:

- Exit Mapillary script:

Don't let #Facebook lucrate on your original content. Claim back your photos and remove them from their database.

#tracking #OSM

Det rare med sykling er at det er varmere enn å gå når det er kaldt, men kaldere enn å gå når det er varmt.

@CyberGuyLinux Welcome aboard. Might I suggest that since you are new to it you find a nice #peertube instance to host your videos. Maybe instead of YouTube or alongside YouTube. Eitherway that's up to you.

Enjoy your time here on the fediverse and don't hesitate to ask questions.

I almost got into a conversation with an Arch user who hadn't updated his system in a year and was remarkably proud of this fact. He was about to begin the update. I was tempted to stick around and watch the disaster unfold but decided against. I can't believe anyone wouldn't update their Arch install in a year. Remember folks, these people walk amongst us, they express opinionsand can vote. Scary shit. #arch

Yet another reason to not use systemd...

Don't fallback to Google NTP and DNS. · Issue #12499 · systemd/systemd · GitHub


Q: Why did the chicken cross the road?
A: To wave a Bible in front of a church.
—seen by a friend of Facebook


So a work colleague sent out an invite over Google Calendar to a videoconference hosted on our company Jitsi server yesterday, and because Google is "smart" they decided to add prominent links to *its own service* to the in more prominent than the actual link to our Jitsi server that we were using. It did so without asking permission or prior warning.

After the customer sat in an empty Google meeting for 10 minutes we phoned directly to direct him to the proper meeting...

@selea Riot in the browser is actually very nice methinks

Mastodon is working on E2E encryption for DMs as it nears 4 million users

Smarttelefonen har blitt en så integrert del av oss at selv ikke helt forstår i hvor stor grad den utgjør en for landet og enkeltpersoner:

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