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OpenEmu - Multiple Video Game System
“For the first time, the 'It just works' philosophy now extends to open source video game emulation on the Mac. With OpenEmu, it is extremely easy to add, browse, organize and with a compatible gamepad, play those favorite games (ROMs) you already own.”
mac  games  emulators  software  2018 
13 hours ago by handcoding
Online Security Guide for Journalists - ProtonMail Blog
All this information is a lot to take in, but if we were to distill this guide into a few practical points, they would be the following:
- Set strong and unique passwords (and keep them hidden)
- Use two-factor authentication
- Be wary of phishing attempts (see our guide on preventing phishing attacks)
- Keep in mind the risk from linked accounts
- Encrypt your backups, and don’t “accidentally” back up sensitive files
- Use encrypted services (ProtonMail for email, Signal for chat, etc.)
- Protect your internet traffic with a secure VPN
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related: https://protonmail.com/blog/prevent-phishing-attacks/
security  privacy  journalism  guide  advice  protonmail  official  company  blog  article  february  2018 
15 hours ago by rbf
A Surreal Week of Excuse-Making at the White House
> The second former official added, “You have a lot of people who are just a bunch of small-timers and clowns, so when they fuck up a response, you almost can’t blame them because you knew what you were getting, you know? When you have people who suck at this and then they fuck up a response, you can’t really be angry. This is what you have. It’s like having a puppy that shits on the floor, you can’t get angry at the puppy. The puppy doesn’t know any better.”

> “I guess it’s like the puppy shat on the floor, and then they took the shit and they rubbed it all over the walls.”
politics  2018  media  spin  puppy 
20 hours ago by nsfmc
Project ‘Fuchsia’: Google Is Quietly Working on a Successor to Android - Bloomberg
For more than two years, a small and stealthy group of engineers within Google has been working on software that they hope will eventually replace Android, the world’s dominant mobile operating system. As the team grows, it will have to overcome some fierce internal debate about how the software will work.
Google  Fuchsia  Android  mobileoperatingsystems  Bloomberg  2018 
yesterday by inspiral
How to Tell If a President’s Words Are Treasonous - Bloomberg
Alarm over Trump’s Russia comments is justified, but they don't qualify as "perfidy" in the constitutional sense.
DonaldTrump  review  critique  treason  Bloomberg  2018 
yesterday by inspiral

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