Looks like Babiš's party lost elections in #Czechia in part due to #PandoraPapers reporting on his chateau:
Just in case anyone still doubts investigative journalism's impact.
Rozsudek Soudního dvora ve věci C‑13/20 – Kupující počítačového programu jej může dekompilovat za účelem opravy chyb
Facebook banned me for life because I created the tool Unfollow Everything. https://slate.com/technology/2021/10/facebook-unfollow-everything-cease-desist.html
This is not true.
In reality, all sponsored suggestions are given offline by default, meaning that no additional user data is sent anywhere. Online suggestions are strictly opt-in.
Please do not spread false information.
There have been many reports lately that Facebook is blocking links to https://joinmastodon.org
If you are still on Facebook, please keep spreading the word about Mastodon and the Fediverse.
If https://joinmastodon.org doesn't work, try posting a link to a reliable instance people can join. There are so many instances, Facebook cannot block all of them from being mentioned.
That Facebook are even doing this implies the Fediverse is on their radar, which is quite an achievement in itself!
Someone really needs to make a decent alternative browser...
And before someone says Brave, fuck that linkedlists bullshit.
10 Ways Delta Chat is Better than WhatsApp, Signal, and Telegram https://pocketnow.com/10-ways-delta-chat-is-better-than-whatsapp-signal-and-telegram #Technology #Telegram #WhatsApp
Element celebrates The Great Facebook Outage with a Signal bridge for Matrix https://reg.cx/41w2
Did I ever tell you how awesome OsmAnd is? Offline maps, responsive search, public transit lines with all their stops, markers, easy route planning, ...
OwnCast is a free open source self-hostable streaming platform, basically a libre alternative to Twitch, and also currently testing Fediverse support too!
There's more info about it on its website at https://owncast.online
The project is looking for help running an OwnCast dedicated Fediverse account. (There is currently a bot at @owncast but this just provides automated posts about streamers.)
If you think you can help with this, or want to be involved with the project in any other way, get in touch with OwnCast here:
The project lead is on the Fediverse at @gabek
As #Signal has had severe problems recently due to its centralised nature, here are some decentralised libre alternatives with Fediverse accounts:
➡️ @snikket_im - Initiative to give XMPP a consistent look and feel on instances and apps, to make it more attractive to new users
➡️ @xmpp - XMPP standards foundation
➡️ @delta - Decentralised messaging through email
➡️ @matrix - Best known for the Element client
➡️ @briar - Peer-to-peer encrypted messaging
➡️ @Jami - Peer-to-peer Skype alternative
Mastodon je sociálna sieť založená na otvorených webových protokoloch a na slobodnom softvéri. Je decentralizovaná, podobne ako email.