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To keep up with surging demand, we have rolled out 32 new #VPN servers for paid users in each of these countries: Canada, France, UK and Ireland. See where all our servers are here: protonvpn.com/vpn-servers

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#WriteFreely v0.12 is just about ready! This upcoming version includes #ActivityPub mentions, OAuth support, and plenty of small improvements.

For anyone interested in helping us test out this new version, we've just put out a release candidate for you to try today, and would love your feedback!

github.com/writeas/writefreely

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Is your #youtubeDOWN? Try using an alternative that respects your rights: #Peertube, the decentralized free software alternative to videos platforms developed by @Framasoft: u.fsf.org/30q

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Tor for Android by @torproject is a mobile browser that provides both privacy and anonymity online by masking who you are and where you are connecting as you browse. Review our guide on using Tor for Android to get set up. ssd.eff.org/en/module/how-use-

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There should be no barriers to life-saving knowledge. Thankfully publishers are doing the right thing and making COVID-19 research open access eff.org/deeplinks/2020/03/embr

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We're adding more bandwidth for our Secure Core servers to help with demand during the #COVID19 outbreak. You should notice faster speeds for the following Secure Core exits: AT 🇦🇹, BG 🇧🇬, DE 🇩🇪, DK 🇩🇰, EE 🇪🇪, JP 🇯🇵, LV 🇱🇻, MD 🇲🇩:, NL 🇳🇱, RO 🇷🇴, SK 🇸🇰 and US 🇺🇸.

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The 2020 decentralize.today review of Messaging Service Providers starts here ,,,,

For the third year in the row, decentralize.today is going to take a look at the more popular privacy based messaging services. So don't expect to see anything good about Google, Facebook or Microsoft!

decentralize.today/privacy/the #threema #privacy #signal #riot #whatsapp

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Steps needed to get very basic federation working for #Lemmy. This will probably still need a lot of adjustments.

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@strypey @cowan #Reddit is centralized on #Amazon #AWS & has a rampant censorship problem w/ #shadowbanning. Sorry to necropost but thought the bigger Reddit issues should be on the record. Since a yr ago, #Lemmy has emerged as a #freesoftware #decentralized replacement for Reddit.

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Update. Finished deploying at 18:00 yesterday. We're now officially banned from the office. My coworker is figuring out how to get laptops to users who haven't received one yet 😅 #Covid19 #corona #adventures

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The Dutch government recommends its own departments not to use #Office365 for #security & #privacy reasons. Add cost & vendor-lock-in...
rijksoverheid.nl/documenten/ra

There's a viable alternative already widely deployed in federal & local gov't across Europe: nextcloud.com/industries/gover

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"a serious leap forward" - @Forbes@twitter.com covered the release of #Nextcloud Hub, the "open-source competitor to Office 365 and Google Docs". Learn what's great about it!

forbes.com/sites/jasonevangelh

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