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Sometimes I think that the Thunderbird team is the one group at Mozilla (ok, MZLA Technologies Corporation) who still believes in their product - even though, as we all know, Email is dead.

Insofar, the plan of rebranding K9 Mail does sound like a good move.

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The finally ruled for -C on all smartphones (and laptops). What do you think will happen with Apple’s Lightning connector?

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#2626 d65536 

They're robust against quantum attacks because it's hard to make a quantum system that large.
xkcd.com/2626/

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Bei der Diskussion heute über Waffengesetzverschärfung in den USA ist mir folgendes in den Sinn gekommen.

Was kommt eher?

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#2618 Selection Bias 

We carefully sampled the general population and found that most people are familiar with acquiescence bias.
xkcd.com/2618/

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Me, whenever I approach a new piece of software:

Written in Go or Rust? 🎉
Python, C, C++, Lua? 😊
Haskell? 🤔
Ruby? 🤷
JavaScript? 🤦
PHP? 🙄
Java or Perl? 😭

Cool that supports surveys now but it’s a shame that they are limited to 4 options only, where each option can only be 25 chars longs.
Is the idea to make multiple surveys that build up like a graph?

Cool, you can create toot-threads with Metatext, never needed it, but I like it. :blobthumbsup:

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Has anyone ever gotten hibernation (aka suspend to disk) working on (Arch) Linux with somewhat recent hardware? I seem to be stuck on amdgpu errors after thawing.

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EU citizens, remember that you have the right to be forgotten. If you’re closing your Twitter account, you can write to them and tell them to delete your data and your account permanently and they must comply. You don’t have to leave your data with Musk if you don’t want to.

ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topi

#twitter #eu #legal #rightToBeForgotten

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tired of being unable to right click and save an image? sick of developers using divs with "background-image" instead of an img tag? transparent 1x1 pixel gifs getting in your way?

with the right-click borescope, now everything is possible! links below~

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Threema Push is here! Time to say goodbye to Google’s push service. 👋 threema.ch/bp/threema-push

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I've always wondered what happens to that number you still use for messengers but don't own anymore:

Why tech companies should stop using phone numbers as user IDs - a super weird story in a thread ⬇️

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