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Yup, we should strive to get off medications if/when we can, but they serve a valuable purpose for many, that includes mental health.

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When an ad is played on Youtube, I star away from my screen. My mind immediately ask the question: "Is the video so important that you need to wait for an ad to finish?"

99%, it's "no" and I close the Youtube tab, back to work.

Thanks Youtube!

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Everyone can help training @mozilla Common Voice!
Record your voice, help validate the recorded sentences...
Super easy and funny do do!
Open Source voice recognition software is important if we want to have open source assistants...
#AI #voice #opensource
voice.mozilla.org

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Today's feel-good story.

"The Best Obituary Ever, and the Wacky Funeral That Followed

A Connecticut prankster’s newspaper eulogy has captured hearts from London to Pittsburgh and back."

nytimes.com/2019/09/15/nyregio

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Especially in the USA but also in other countries this is the literal truth....

#USPol #Politics #freedom

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Please dont forget to check in on your friends struggling with Depression and other mental illnesses. Your compassion means a lot to them I'm sure!

#suicide #depression #mentalIllness

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KDE's text editor Kate is now available in the Microsoft Store!

Our mission to spread software freedom to many platforms continues.

In the meantime, you can try out Kate on Windows and let us know how you like it:

microsoft.com/en-us/p/kate/9nw

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It is desperately sad to me every time I see one of the good, principled people cut down by the dregs of humanity who operate to protect their self-interest, no matter how damaging it is to us all. bbc.com/news/world-latin-ameri

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"A group of 50 states and territories in the US have launched an investigation into Google's dominance of the online advertising market."

bbc.com/news/business-49641306

#Google

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In order to change broken institutions, advocates need to work from within, not just throw stones from outside. So full credit to RMS for telling Microsoft how many ways they're still completely wrong... while standing in the belly of the beast: zdnet.com/article/free-softwar

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How does the Italian public sector implement and use Free Software? An Interview with Leonardo Favario, the Open Source Project Leader at the Italian Digital Transformation Team at dot.kde.org/2019/09/05/develop - discuss at freepo.st/freepost.cgi/post/k0 #freepost

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Just a personal instance for me to connect to the Fediverse :)