If you haven’t signed *the* petition, you can find all the details here: https://17millionsignatures.uk/
If you don’t qualify to sign it, you can help by publicising this site..
Facebook collected users' phone numbers for 2FA, then made it impossible for them to keep their phone number private https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/03/facebook-phone-number-look-up/ Facebook is not concerned about privacy because it views data as something to capitalize, not protect. Choose services that value #privacy
Oh good. Facebook gives advertisers your two factor authentication phone number.
<< They found that when a user gives Facebook a phone number for two-factor authentication or in order to receive alerts about new log-ins to a user’s account, that phone number became targetable by an advertiser within a couple of weeks. >>
‘Facebook labelled 'digital gangsters' by [UK] report on fake news’
“Facebook deliberately broke privacy and competition law and should urgently be subject to statutory regulation, according to a devastating parliamentary report denouncing the company and its executives as ‘digital gangsters’.”
Dear kids in Washington State: you can make an appointment with your doctor, or walk into a clinic or ER, and get vaccinated. You don't need permission from your parents. You don't have to wait until you are 18. If the health care provider gets confused, the magic phrase is "Mature Minor Doctrine", and point out that not wanting to catch measles is sign of sufficient maturity.
Please reshare, and copypaste this any place this would be useful.
@emery *hug* Sorry to hear of your loss.*
*Nothing else I can think to say that won’t come over as trite at best, patronising at worst.. *hug*
(h/t @mattyglesias on birdsite)
A Beginner’s Guide to Nationalism by RednBlackSalamander on DeviantArt https://www.deviantart.com/rednblacksalamander/art/A-Beginner-s-Guide-to-Nationalism-767005914
Does anyone have any recommendations for a ‘blogging engine / CMS’ that:
- is self-hosted (I’m thinking of hosting on Linode)
- option to post to via an API
- decent UI for non-techies
- password protected sub-pages that can generate RSS feeds (I’m thinking a public blog and one for family to replace FB posts)
- support for user accounts
Is this a feasible collection of features?!
Mastodon x appdot.net = fun? A place for former ADN users - on the whole