Welcome to our cluster #aboutfreedom full of workshops, sessions and shadow. Pass by to have a chat with us about the political and ethical dimensions of technology and don't miss to check out our walk-in stickers-box:

@fsfe #edri #bitsundbaeume #FIfF_de #CCCamp19

Did you know there is gold in your phone?
#recycling the precious materials in our smarthphones should be the norm, not the exception.
#makeadifference and take those old phones out of the drawers. Give them a new life ♻️📲🙌

“Facebook has about 7,500 moderators for 2 billion users. This works out to roughly 1 moderator per 260,000 users.

Compared to that, a small Mastodon instance like toot.cafe has about 450 active users and one moderator, which is better than Facebook’s ratio by a factor of 500. “

Supporting projects like @cryptpad, @fediversespace, @delta and many more helps create building blocks for a trustworthy, sustainably open and resilient . We want to tell you more about the amazing technologies, cutting-edge tools and user-centric solutions @NGIZero funds, and that's why we invite you to come to the in Helsinki on Sept 25th -> eventbrite.co.uk/e/ngi-forum-2

“Facebook is essentially saying, ‘We’re just going to remove the link between your unique Facebook account & this big stream of data, but we’re going to keep that big stream of data" says Aaron Rieke of Upturn about the new tracking control feature Off-Facebook Activity -> wired.com/story/off-facebook-a The should give users actual privacy agency instead of the illusion of control -> nlnet.nl/PET

You wanna know where everything is?


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You wanna know anything else?

events.ccc.de/camp (the wiki)

Still questions? Come to us at the Infodesk!


We are currently launching our #cccamp19 #FDroid repo. You'll find the Fahrplan app and the NOC wifisetup app there.
The card10 companion app will follow.


A scannable QR-code and instructions here: fdroid.gitlab.io/ccc/

Please share and have a nice camp!

is one of the most used & least private ways to communicate online. That's why Privacy By Design will extend its identity platform @IRMA_privacy to make email more accessible with funding from @NGIZero -> ngi.eu/news/2019/08/20/user-fr @NGI4eu

Online disinformation & harassment is rampant, influential and sometimes state-initiated -> wired.com/story/china-twitter- The needs search & discovery tools that let users decide what to trust & not to trust -> nlnet.nl/discovery/ @NGI4eu

A Facebook security flaw allowed kids to be invited to Messenger chats with unauthorized users.

@SenMarkey & @SenBlumenthal ask "how long FB knew, how long it existed, if parents have been notified & what measures FB will take to prevent similar issues." engadget.com/2019/08/06/facebo

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

Thanks @SadiqKhan for demanding answers from @ArgentLLP about their use of in . It might be private land but it’s still public space. This kind of surveillance of the public is unacceptable in London or anywhere else. twitter.com/privacyint/status/

The should not be built by the usual suspects/grant hunters. @qyliss explains how Spectrum, an secure-by-design operating system, grew from dream to reality through the world & @NGIZero's R&D call -> alyssa.is/leaving-freeagent/ @NGI4eu

"When I had a call with NLnet recently, I was told “you work for the internet now”. And that evoked the most powerful feeling of purpose and drive I’ve ever felt in my life." @NGIZero is proud to fund @qyliss working on the -through compartmentalization-based operating system Spectrum -> alyssa.is/leaving-freeagent/

I have some INCREDIBLY exciting news. I’m going to be working full time on free software!

Specifically, I have been awarded an EU grant to work on spectrum-os.org, a security-through-compartmentalization-based operating system in the style of Qubes, powered and managed by Nix.


If you use Firefox or Chrome, we developed an easy way you can help people bypass censorship.

Our Snowflake extension turns your browser into a proxy that connects Tor users in censored regions to the Tor network. snowflake.torproject.org/

shouldn't be a gatekeeper, black box or nightmare. If the internet is the equivalent of a global brain, we need creativity & diversity to unlock it. Learn how the will ensure transparent search & discovery = nlnet.nl/discovery/ @NGI4eu

Internet shutdowns "have the effect of isolating people, shrouding them in darkness and unduly restricting their rights to freedom of expression, information, association and assembly" states @APC about the situation -> apc.org/en/node/35631 A should not be a tool for political oppression, but for user empowerment -> ngi.eu/news/2019/06/17/nlnet-g

RT @oscafrica@twitter.com

Here's a tweet we're looking to turn into a thread of awesome open source community projects you might have and need contributors.

Drop a working link, repo link and short description to have those interested in it taking a look

RT and tag a friend

🐦🔗: twitter.com/oscafrica/status/9

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