So #GitLab Pages has finally rolled out their automatic #LetsEncrypt integration for hosted web sites. It's quite painless and automatically renews certs. So glad that I don't have to manually do this or maintain some brittle CI-based scripts anymore.
If you've got a GL-hosted site, take the next 90 seconds and go secure it!
Somebody stop me! I got my personal @nextcloud instance up and running, and now I am installing too many apps
This is so cool 😍
Spun up another server because I want to try to run my own @nextcloud instance.
Was not trying to learn the differences between `useradd` and `adduser` today, but it happened.
You should probably use `adduser`. It's built on `useradd` but takes care of more initial setup: it prompts you to set a login password, sets bash instead of sh as the default shell, creates a home directory, etc.
Did you know you can click an iPhone’s power button 5x, and it will disable fingerprint and facial recognition until you enter the password?
I respect Shoshana Zuboff’s work on #surveillance #capitalism. I am nearly finished with her book and share many of her concerns. But HOLY MOLY she likes to hold forth. I hope her work will continue to find popularizers who know how to get to the point.
The EconTalk interview:
In-depth instructional videos on identity (in a digital/auth context) from Vittorio Bertocci at Auth0:
Evidently this is the same material the company uses to train new hires!
I aim to get through all of them in the coming week.
"What both the right and left attacks on [the Communications Decency Act, Section 230] share is a willingness to use whatever excuses resonate--saving children, stopping bias, preventing terrorism, misogyny, and religious intolerance--to ensure more centralized control of online speech."
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