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Not So Brave New World

A for-profit, open source browser

18.05.2022

The Brave browser promises speed and privacy, but its quest for profit compromises security at every turn.

Reconsidering TweetDeck

An Alternative Twitter Interface

27.08.2021

Once a problem child on Linux, the Twitter client TweetDeck now installs easily, offering unrivaled features. However, potential changes in the updated beta version raise potential concerns for its future as an alternative Linux-based Twitter interface.

­Basic Hacks for Kobo E-Readers

E-reader Liberation

02.08.2021

With a little hacking, you can free your Kobo e-reader from its proprietary chains. You may even transform your e-reader into a more general-purpose device.

An interview with IRCNow's Aaron Lin

IN-DEPTH: The Users' Network free

Experimental package management with Nix and NixOS

IN-DEPTH: Brand New Package free

Improving Linux package management

IN-DEPTH: Delivery Service free

A command-line task manager

NEWS: Best Laid Plans free

Secure decoupled messaging with DANE and the TLSA resource record

IN-DEPTH: Decoupled and Secure free

Decoding videos in Firefox with VA-API

IN-DEPTH: Full Potential free

Secure online communication with MOFO Linux

REVIEWS: Speak Freely free

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