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This is our propaganda time over at reddit, now that they are removing "opt-out" for data tracking and collection

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I thinks it is about time to rally the gang, and go enlighten then folks over at reddit. now that reddit had decided to remove opt-out for logged-in accounts! …


Anyone knows of any privacy preserving National Addressing Systems (ZIP codes and such)

A lot of countries in Africa do not have addressing systems and there is a push to have them adopt these granular forms of addressing for e-commerce and government service delivery. But existing addressing systems are structured to precisely link occupants to specific identity. I am reading more on …


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Encryption on EU seems to be under threat... again.

Apperantly they approved a resolution that undermines encrypted communication. https://data.consilium.europa.eu/doc/document/ST-13084-2020-REV-1/en/pdf (link doesn’t work for me, please tell me if it works for you)…


The most interesting part to me started here: …



How to use open source peer-to-peer OnionShare desktop apps to anonymously share and receive files, host a website and anonymously chat

OnionShare uses Tor onion services, so sharing of addresses should resolve remotely within just the Tor Browser, or even Brave browsers. There are apps for Linux, Windows and macOS. But you should read the guide and precautions at the linked article below. …



What are some Invidious instances run by people or organizations with good privacy track records?

I like invidious.snopyta.org because its parent website seems to be a privacy focused organization, but is it actually good for privacy, and are there any other Invidious instances with good privacy track records?..


Don't recommend Lemmy to Reddit users.

Reddit users don’t care about the benefits Lemmy brings, they are fixated on the political views of the devs. If you didn’t do it yet, don’t. For Stallman’s sake don’t…


Sourcehut now has Sourcehut pages

sourcehut now has a tool where you can publish your own static site! every user receives username.srht.site domain and you can bring your own domain …


The most anonymous way possible to buy on eBay?

I know eBay is horrible and so is PayPal, but after OpenBazaar shut down, I don’t know where else to look. …



Apparently Apple will proxy Safe Browsing Requests to Google to reduce Google’s visibility into iOS users activity. The article doesn’t mention what Apple itself does with the information if users should have a proxy in front of apple too … …




Any major forks of uMatrix?

I’d love to keep using this while I still use a browser other than Qutebrowser, but has the development moved somewhere or is the project just dead?..


Alternative Front-Ends for Facebook?

Many businesses, non-profits, and local government offices where I live use Facebook as their primary, or exclusive, online presence. I don’t want to make a Facebook account, but I would like to be able to see some of the content that is posted there; are there any alternative front-ends that won’t …




A place to discuss privacy and freedom in the digital world.

Privacy has become a very important issue in modern society, with companies and governments constantly abusing their power, more and more people are waking up to the importance of digital privacy.

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