Just published Google lawsuit evidence indicates that like always retained users' location data, even if disabled in user interface, to the extent that its own employees flashed LineageOS on their phones to avoid tracking. Full thread on https://twitter.com/jason_kint/status/1398353211220807682
So the Stripe API docs show you the actual data from your last test call as the documentation example.
What a thoughtful feature.
There is obviously a shortage of these IP addresses and the long term solution is to replace the whole internet with IPv6, which is not likely to happen anytime soon. Because: the ones that own the internet links that we need to connect to also own the IP addresses.
This is a political problem. Politicians go on about helping the small companies and promoting digitalisations. Small companies can't even offer digital solutions not based on centralised services because of the most valuable resource is owned and controlled by someone else.
I feel like there's an ideological cold war out there in tech (and possibly in tech education) between
1. "computers MUST be fully user-programmable or a massive social disaster will occur on the order of Fascism and Communism, but now with pervasive surveillance"
2. "computers are far too dangerous to allow users to control, so they MUST be centrally managed and filtered by a genius tech elite".
I stand firmly in camp 1.
Whenever I see people espousing Camp 2 ideas, I shiver and run.
I wrote an extensive blog post explaining the reasons for dropping Startpage and switching to Mojeek.
Today is the day! — Nitrux 1.4.1 is available to download
We are pleased to announce the launch of Nitrux 1.4.1. This new version brings together the latest software updates, bug fixes, performance improvements, and ready-to-use hardware support.
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TIL the city of Stockholm, led by Moderates, spent hundreds of millions on building proprietary "school platform" software, which took 6 years to ✌️complete✌️ and still sucks now, 9 years since they started.
Some computer-savvy parents made an open source alternative that people use instead, since it actually works and doesn't fail to log in 6 times out of 10 because the proprietary software peddlers don't understand async programming.
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