@elb insurance web sites are there to make bank web site security look good.

@eob it is so reassuring to learn that all the measurement research is wrong, and chrome is actually privacy preserving. and birds are not real.

@eob but the google panopticon knows the search, your phone’s fingerprint, …

a hundred years to go from telegraph to voice telephone, and we all use our phones (and computers) to send text to each other. computer science ftw!

Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place. Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are, by definition, not smart enough to debug it. -- Brian W. Kernighan

@xpy1 notable that the first prerequisite is learning C, not to program in it, but essentially it is the paradigm of memory anti-safety.

@elb variation: here are a hundred web pages of benefit or whatever options. no, we can not discuss their attributes or advise you in any way.

@elb thanks. i think i had an account somewhere once, but lost track. for obvious reasons, trying fediverse more seriously now; and trying to find community, fellow refugees, and a mac desktop client which suits me (e.g. lets me block boosts from heavy boosters i follow).

tor (on bionic) upgrade to just asked to install a new `/etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/deb.torproject.org-keyring.gpg`. i should be suspicious.

@YAb0 on this mastodon instance, it seems one does not see the local feed until one has tooted once, maybe an # introduction

@seb @eff looks to be an extremely broad spectrum anti-biotic as opposed to the focused anti js tool of my dreams.

so eff is pushing jshelter.org/. does it replace the noscript add-on and let me stop doing per-site approvals?

old ops geek and a researcher focused on routing, routing security, internet measurement, automation, and coffee. one toe over the line from twitter (@enoclue).


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