@nolan Or that only partly work, rendering enough of the article that you don't notice until you've been reading for 5 minutes and it ends without a conclusion.

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Chinese subway stations now let you pay for tickets by scanning your face

Facial recognition technology is used across China for everything from identifying criminals to measuring students’ attention in class. Now, it has debuted a system in its subway that lets you use your face as a ticket. A report from South China Morning Post suggests the subway system in the southern city of Shenzhen has started using facial recognition …

thenextweb.com/world/2019/09/2

@rootwyrm So the only way to tell is to dig through the directories at download.freebsd.org/ftp/? Up until now I've just been running freebsd-update fetch and using the latest, but pondering moving from 11.2-p10 to 11.3-?? made me wonder if -RELEASE is the latest or if there is a snapshot yet...

How do you check for updates (eg. a new patch level) or upgrades from the cmdline? freebsd-updates doesn't seem to have any kind of 'list available versions' option.

@leip4Ier It would be easier if the drive order was randomized on every boot, then you'd hit these kinds of problems more often :)

@leip4Ier drive order can sometimes change so it’s always a good idea to use UUIDs.

@kyle Amateur. Where's your DB25 to DB9 adapter?

@aussierockman "were found using the names of two real and very popular ad-blocking extensions"
Sounds like these weren't the actual extensions, but were fakes.

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SecureDrop 1.0.0 is out and includes support for v3 onion services plus significant updates to SecureDrop’s web-based Source Interface and Journalist/Admin Interface.
securedrop.org/news/securedrop
.onion: secrdrop5wyphb5x.onion/news/se

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The fight for diversity, equality and inclusion is the fight for software freedom. Our movement will only be successful if it includes everyone. RMS does not speak for these values.
sfconservancy.org/news/2019/se

@jerry We'll try not to burn the place down while you're busy ;)

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@jerry "Relax," said Wasabi, "We are programmed to receive
You can check out any time you like but you can never leave.

:/

@jerry I am totally sure everything will go smoothly. :)

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After nearly a year since releasing the alpha version of Tor Browser on Android, it's time to sunset Orfox 🌇

Thanks to the work of our friends at Guardian Project and members of our community who helped pave the way for Tor Browser on Android with Orfox.
blog.torproject.org/orfox-pave

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