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#Microsoft is updating their terms of service again. They are now going to start blocking contents of your email based on what you say or upload.
The terms take effect August 15, 2022.

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The top 5 countries with the highest inflation globally:
1. Zimbabwe
2. Sri Lanka
3. Turkey
4. Lebanon
5. Venezuela

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Gajim 1.4.5 has been released 🎉

This version brings an important fix for ad-hoc commands, as well as some improvements for message styling and further bug fixes.

#chat #xmpp #foss

gajim.org/post/2022-06-21-gaji

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She was The Model for the Statue of Liberty.
Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi's model for the Statue of Liberty was the beautiful Frenchwoman Isabelle Boyer, who was first married to the American industrialist Isaac Merrit Singer-of sewing machine fame- and later to the Duke of Campo Selice of Luxembourg.

In 1878, the 36-year-old Duchess de Campo Selice attracted the attention of the sculptor who forever immortalized her features in the face of Lady Liberty.

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According to a survey by a religious university in Rome, many Catholic exorcists are facing long lines of people claiming to be possessed, and that they receive little help from bishops.

Mining Bitcoin with energy from waste tires.

Bitcoin can incentivize new forms of energy generation and microgrids.

These microgrids don't have to be used exclusively for Bitcoin, if people or businesses are willing to pay for it, they can tap into them as well, but Bitcoin provides the incentive to get them started.

bitcoinmagazine.com/business/m

Actual thread on HN:

(bunch of people complain of having been pushed too much by their parents as children)

> If you’re a parent, remember not to live your unfulfilled dreams through your children

> You mean like trying to get your kid into programming, which is a bit more common around here?

> Trying to share your interest with a kid is not abuse. It's fine even to try multiple times...

Typical HN, I'm not sure why I still bother going there.

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How to exchange #bitcoin to local currency?
There are creative ways like this: woman in South Africa earns btc, mother in Malawi needs cash. Mother sells airtime for cash to her neighbors, daughter buys airtime at @Bitrefill and tops up the neighbors phone. #OsloFF

19 kids killed in an elementary school shooting in Texas.

Incredible.

Breaks my heart that innocent children had to experience this 😭

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