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Firefox is laying off a lot of people, essential teams included. This is easily on the Top 3 Bad News for the open web of the last 10 years.

hackers.town/@GeoffWozniak/104

Happy 39th birthday to the original IBM PC 5150 and PC-DOS 1.0!
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Smart speaker assistants are triggered regularly by accidentally uttering words similar to their wake words, like "unacceptable / Alexa", "a city / Siri" and "ok, cool / ok, Google". You already have your phone's microphone constantly listening to you, please don't sign up for extra surveillance.

unacceptable-privacy.github.io

I had never considered the amount of product design that went into Pac-Man. Excellent short documentary that highlights the key inventions of one of the most iconic games ever

youtube.com/watch?v=S4RHbnBkyh

"Subscribing" to Youtube channels via youtube-dl. This is very close to my setup and I'm very happy with it.

secluded.site/replacing-youtub

Check it out: "First up there's this Yoshi's Island proto with different UI graphics, placeholder music from Mario World, and has a prefix of 'Super Mario Bros. 5'"

twitter.com/Akfamilyhome/statu

MUST READ article with more details of the Twitter hack. Plausible and consistent with the facts, I'm inclined to believe it.

nytimes.com/2020/07/17/technol

Very interesting that the attacker decided to pull a crypto scam instead of another type of message. I can think of a few better ideas with that kind of exposure. Eagerly awaiting the postmortem.

twitter.com/rjcc/status/128350

Very interesting that the attacker decided to pull a crypto scam instead of another type of message. I can think of a few better ideas with that kind of exposure. Eagerly awaiting the postmortem.

twitter.com/rjcc/status/128350

This includes Peertube, apparently, so be careful if you don't want people to know which videos you watched

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A reminder that your IP is broadcasted in p2p services to anybody who is listening

iknowwhatyoudownload.com/en/pe

My left hand fingers hurt so much after all the weekend playing Cave Story 😂

Apple is on the wrong. Camera covers have a different function that indicator lights. I don't want to be notified when a rogue or buggy app takes a picture of me, I want to *avoid* it!

support.apple.com/en-us/HT2111

If you are a fan of websites, web apps and portfolios which resemble desktop graphical user interfaces here is a curated list. Check out Simone's main website too!

simone.computer/#/webdesktops

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