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  1. Comment on youtube-dl's GitHub repository has become inaccessible due to a DMCA takedown from RIAA in ~tech

    freddy
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    Fair point, however the code isn't going to be going away any time soon.

    Fair point, however the code isn't going to be going away any time soon.

  2. Comment on youtube-dl's GitHub repository has become inaccessible due to a DMCA takedown from RIAA in ~tech

    freddy
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    As commenters on other threads have stated: this is a great example of the Streisand effect. There will now be a hell of a lot more mirrors of this repo.

    As commenters on other threads have stated: this is a great example of the Streisand effect. There will now be a hell of a lot more mirrors of this repo.

    1 vote
  3. Comment on Please don't say just hello in chat in ~tech

    freddy
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    I thought the site looked cleaner with Outline, thats all. Also not too big a fan of posting blogspot links but hey ho.

    I thought the site looked cleaner with Outline, thats all. Also not too big a fan of posting blogspot links but hey ho.

    3 votes
  4. Comment on What sort of software do you want to see? in ~tech

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    I feel like the principle of selfdogfood is very relevant here.

    I feel like the principle of selfdogfood is very relevant here.

  5. Comment on What happened to Mozilla? in ~tech

  6. Comment on What happened to Mozilla? in ~tech

    freddy
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    Yeah, well I enjoy writing and felt as though it would be good to publish something on the topic. I don't usually muck up my articles to this extent, but hey ho. I'm glad you'll read the updated...

    Yeah, well I enjoy writing and felt as though it would be good to publish something on the topic. I don't usually muck up my articles to this extent, but hey ho. I'm glad you'll read the updated article, and I hope it's an improvement.

    EDIT: here is the updated version: https://dt.gl/what-happened-to-mozilla-revised/

    4 votes
  7. Comment on What happened to Mozilla? in ~tech

    freddy
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    Due to the ammount of inaccuracies, the article will be reciving an update shortly. I made a lot of mistakes writing this article and I'm happy to admit that. EDIT: heres the updated version...

    They're not getting rid of it: just cutting funds to its development.

    Due to the ammount of inaccuracies, the article will be reciving an update shortly. I made a lot of mistakes writing this article and I'm happy to admit that.

    EDIT: heres the updated version https://dt.gl/what-happened-to-mozilla-revised/

    5 votes
  8. Comment on What happened to Mozilla? in ~tech

    freddy
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    I'm sorry you feel this way, I'd been trying to publish it for some time but hadn't been able to. Hence, it's already been discussed. EDIT: due to the ammount of inaccuracies, the article will be...

    There isn't much in this article than what most people on Tildes already know or have discussed.

    I'm sorry you feel this way, I'd been trying to publish it for some time but hadn't been able to. Hence, it's already been discussed.

    EDIT: due to the ammount of inaccuracies, the article will be reciving an update shortly.

    11 votes
  9. Comment on What are your favourite online publications? in ~tech

    freddy
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    I also like Aeon, their article on "Vice dressed as virtue" was how I found out about it. New to Farnam Street, but I'll check it out!

    I also like Aeon, their article on "Vice dressed as virtue" was how I found out about it. New to Farnam Street, but I'll check it out!

    1 vote