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We have 4.5k followers on Mastodon. If each gave just $2, we would double our fundraising goal the day.

Tor is vital for resisting tracking, surveillance, and censorship online.

If we get just a few thousand more dollars today, we'll even release a surprise.

Help us get there: torproject.org/donate/donate-s

Are you serious Facebook?? Full access to user data including messages? ‘Facebook doesn’t need to sell your data. It has been giving it away free for years.‘ recode.net/2018/12/19/18148517

Why is software that is programmed with taxpayers’ money not released as Free Software? We want legislation requiring that publicly financed software developed for public sector must be made publicly available under a Free and Open Source Software licence. youtube.com/watch?v=iuVUzg6x2y

If you need more storage than the 25GB of SCS Large subscription, we'd like to ask you to have a look at Soldupe Standalone:

- dedicated server (i7 CPU, 32GB RAM)
- 4TB storage
- fully managed

beamy-lake.com/soldupe_standal

In a crushing blow to digital rights, Australia has joined the UK in claiming the right to secretly compel tech companies to re-engineer software and hardware so it can be used to spy on their users. eff.org/deeplinks/2018/12/new-

We will be upgrading our storage backend on coming Monday, December 10th.

That means, Soldupe will not be available between 22:00 and 24:00 CET!

If you have any questions, please let us know!

Thanks for your understanding and patience!

We've added a F.A.Q. to the product description of Soldupe Standalone.

beamy-lake.com/soldupe_standal

Still got questions? Reach out to us!

#F-Droid is an open source ethical alternative to Google Play, and can be installed on most Android devices.

Unlike commercial app stores, apps on F-Droid are free, open source and privacy-friendly.

You can find out more at:

f-droid.org/

If you have any questions, you can follow their official account on here at:

@fdroidorg

#AlternativesAtoZ #Fdroid #DeleteGoogle #AppStores

We proudly announce the availability of Soldupe Standalone - the fully managed solution!

- Dedicated server
- 4 TB Storage
- run all the Nextcloud Apps you like!
- 14 days money back guarantee

Learn more:
beamy-lake.com/soldupe_standal

And we have a -big- announcement coming later on, so stay tuned!

Airdropping #anonymous unsolicited #dick pics to nearby #iPhone users. Classic practice 😂 however it appears that New York City are planning to impose $1,000 fines or jail time to those trying to get their junk out in the public space #privacy engadget.com/amp/2018/11/30/ny

Good morning!

We don't want to spoil the joy of your first coffee, but LinkedIn has been caught redhanded violating European data protection laws. Again.

techcrunch.com/2018/11/24/link

Article 13 will not only change how platforms like @YouTube work in it will even more affect small startups.

t.co/rtU7hNzrYu

t.co/ouPjMFbQBG

And yet another bug in Intel CPUs has been discovered, which enables side channel attacks on private data in cloud environments.

That (and Spectre and Meltdown and...) is one of the main reasons, why we deploy dedicated, bare-metal servers for our customers.

theregister.co.uk/2018/11/02/p

No matter which social network you're on, following a diverse group of people helps you taking a peek at the other side of your personal filter bubble.

You don't have to agree with everything and everyone, but please, at least try to listen to people and their opinions.

It will help you appreciate your own life, and may just make you a little wiser.

Are you looking for a customized instance?

Either on one of our computers or maybe on one of your computers?

Then get in touch with us!

We offer customized instances as managed service and if you need a specific server-side app, that doesn't exist yet - we'll program it for you! 😎

And we're back on v2.5.1!

Smooth and easy upgrade as usual!

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Wir "tröten" hier über Online Privacy, Cloud Computing, freie Open Source Software, Kuriositäten aus dem Internet und natürlich über unsere Produkte und Dienstleistungen. Bei Fragen senden Sie uns bitte eine E-Mail!

Welcome!

We "toot" about online privacy, cloud computing, free open source software, curiosities from the internet and of course our products and services. If you have any questions, please send us an email !