I wanted to take a #TransDayOfVisibility selfie but I was too ugly in any of them so have a cat instead
Did the European Parliament just outlaw the only Europe-made social network with #Article13?
Mastodon translations that are near completely empty:
#Mastodon v2.7.4 is out 🎉
It is bug fixes
Hey, y'all-- Facebook recently announced they're launching a "Patreon killer" service.
Regardless of your thoughts on Patreon, FB's alternative is TERRIBLE!
⚠️ 30% gross revenue fee
⚠️ Automatic LIFETIME IP rights to ANYTHING you put on the service
even if you quit!
⚠️ FB wants to give discounts and freebies whenever they like, w/o creator approval, and then deduct it from creator revenue
⚠️ FB will also control WHO sees your content and how many views you have
mad @ technology company
the wish shopping website does not confirm e-mails when you sign up before letting you do stuff and somebody registered with my mail address
so after a password reset I can see... all of their data, including... credit card info (which, fortunately, that person has not filled yet)
a+ security, but I'm sure it's all worth it for those sweet, sweet Conversions
I can't even delete the account, there's just a "deactivate" button (the button seems to do nothing)
~=8 Character Passwords Are Dead=~
New benchmark from the Hashcat Team shows a 2080Ti GPU passing 100 Billion password guesses per second (NTLM hash).
This means that the entire keyspace, or every possible combination of:
...of an 8 character password can be guessed in:
(8x 2080Ti GPUs against NTLM Windows hash)
#Mastodon v2.7.2 is out 🎉
It is a backport release, which means if you are running from the master branch, it's not for you.
Please *contact me*. All I need is the domain name, which EU Member State it's located in, and the rough topic of the instance. Approximate user count welcome, but not necessary.
Please help. This is important.
Communication student LARPing as a coder, and maintainer of the Corsican localization.
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