“Europe Billed Its Answer to GPS as More Robust. It’s Been Mostly Down for Days.” https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/16/world/europe/galileo-outage.html #space #galileo
#Galileo satellites all still out of service!
Next time your site doesn’t hit 99.99% uptime, remember that the European sat nav constellation has been down for 2 days now https://www.gsc-europa.eu/notice-advisory-to-galileo-users-nagu-2019026
tiny thing to fight surveillance capitalism
urls often contain tracking information added to the end of them. when you are linking articles, stuff like the "utm_source" and "fbclid" sections allow people to track where you got the link from and how you are spreading it. this allows cops & corps to map out social groups.
while you can remove that stuff by hand, there's a firefox/chrome addon called "neat URL" that comes with an existing blocklist that automatically cleans off a lot of that stuff.
Ruining a country near you soon: the beta males who think they’re alphas | Marina Hyde http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jul/12/country-beta-males-alphas-latin-president-tweeting-enemies #politics
UK ISP association names #Mozilla "Internet villain" -- for circumventint Net censorship and surveillance mechanisms.
YouTube is deleting videos and channels it deems containing instructional hacking vids. This obviously has chilling effects for confs and security youtubers.
I'm setting up a 44CON #peertube instance, hopefully later today but moving offices (yay hexchange day!) so it may take a while. If there are any security youtubers who want an account, reply here.
I thought I had already #Marvel overdose but the new Spider-Man movie was still quite good 🤔
The whole Boeing debacle is really something.
“Paper straws won’t save the planet – we need a four-day week | Andre Spicer” http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jun/21/help-the-planet-work-a-four-day-week #environment