As a EU citizen living abroad in another EU country I want to register for vote for the EU Parliament elections 2019 in my host country. Specifically in Germany.
It's not very helpful since there's no link to a form or even contact information to a bureau handling these registrations. If you know what exactly one must do to register for vote, please tell me. Otherwise please RT!
To use it, you need to install an XMPP app, then sign up for an account on an XMPP server.
There are lots of XMPP apps for Android, iOS, Windows, Mac and Linux:
There are also lots of XMPP servers to choose from:
The choice is maybe a bit overwhelming, but once you've picked an app and server it's very easy to use the service.
#dieseFrau is a German hashtag that is supposed to propagate knowledge about a woman:
#thisWoman https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandra_Elbakyan is a hero to me. She is the inventress of Sci-Hub, which is ethically controversial, but enables a lot of people to participate in scientific discourse.
Opinions on #linux Mail clients and calendar applications:
I'm getting a bit fed up by thunderbird - is it even a good idea to have mail and calendar (lightning) in one place? if not, what would be good alternatives to both?
"The word polyamory was first coined in the 1960s and literally means “many loves” in Latin."
(yeah I know, the article is ancient for internet relations)
u.s. news: CHINA IS CREATING A SYSTEM TO KEEP TRACK OF PEOPLE'S SOCIAL INTERACTIONS USING POINTS THAT WILL DETERMINE THEIR ABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN SOCIETY
me: what's that? sorry, i got really emotional after getting a denial letter that showed my credit score was really low due to unpaid hospital bills. were you saying something?
Facebook is evil, disguting privacy violations
Facebook is paying people (including children, who are "required" to have a parent sign off on it) to have them spy on their phones.
Facebook sees EVERYTHING they do on their phone! Every app, every message, every website.
Even if you are tech-savvy enough not to fall for this, and aren't desperate enough to sell your privacy, some of the people you message with might, without you knowing, give *your* messages to Facebook.
software developer, FLOSS/Linux enthusiast.
likes python3, arch linux and ice cream.
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