A police department collected 65,000 face scans — but the system hasn't been connected to a single arrest | #facialrecognition https://www.businessinsider.fr/us/san-diego-police-facial-recognition-no-arrests-2020-1
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Eat more plants to be less sad
“The consumption of fruits and vegetables was protective against depression in our study, which has also been found in previous research.”
That’s right, this just confirms what we knew.
“Various minerals and vitamins (e.g., magnesium, zinc, selenium) present in fruits and vegetables may reduce plasma concentrations of C-reactive protein, a marker of low-grade inflammation associated with depression. “
Uhm, didn't see that coming (totally did):
Not sure how I feel about that (totally do).
Mozilla + Intel + Red Hat Form The Bytecode Alliance To Run WebAssembly Everywhere at https://hacks.mozilla.org/2019/11/announcing-the-bytecode-alliance/ - discuss at https://freepo.st/freepost.cgi/post/xtcjfe2e4i #freepost
It appears Facebook might be actively using iphone camera while you’re scrolling your feed at https://thenextweb.com/apps/2019/11/12/facebook-camera-ios-iphone/ - discuss at https://freepo.st/freepost.cgi/post/k7mqmejd0t #freepost
"Bypassing GitHub's OAuth flow with a HEAD request"
Why Adding Client-Side Scanning Breaks End-To-End Encryption
We did it! We came together as a community and met our fundraising goal to defend software freedom from patent litigation.
Next up comes the hard part - winning this lawsuit and setting precedent. Stay tuned for updates as we progress forward
@Gargron Well,that's the reason why nobody should use Google.It has ever been evil and bad but gets worse every few weeks 🤢 Some alternatives (I think you know them,but also for others reading this...)
- https://metager.de - Non-profit,hosted in Germany,no data collection
- https://github.com/asciimoo/searx - Open source,self hosted,no data collection
- https://mojeek.com - Independ,no data collection,has Mastodon account
- https://qwant.com - Hosted in France,no data collection,has Mastodon account
- https://swisscows.com - Hosted in Switzerland,no data collection
"Google is removing URLs entirely from the search results"
A new piece in the Google surveillance program... 😡
More and more, nad even though they are related in some ways, I think we have two distinct problems :
- general privacy matters
- the Google surveillance program, at Earth scale
Today, our developer team has released a new article about a piece of /e/: its default launcher!
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Stop using ridiculously low DNS TTLs at https://00f.net/2019/11/03/stop-using-low-dns-ttls/ - discuss at https://freepo.st/freepost.cgi/post/dheuklnfwq #freepost
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