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Welcome to Technology! 663 Board owner 09/09/2019 (Mon) 21:24:02 No. 1 [Reply]
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rik#YFvhr+ 02/13/2020 (Thu) 16:01:57 No. 738 [Reply] [Last]
Hello, this is not a shill post. So I decided to create my own chan in python as a hobby (using the flask library) and this is what I have come up with so far. Just give me feedbacks here in this thread or there. Currently you can only upload jpeg , jpg , png , gif below the size of 4mb. https://rikchan.pythonanywhere.com
That's cool. I'll check it out so I can get my information stolen.
>>739 Lol I barely check the access logs

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Media Creation Software Thread Anonymous 09/23/2019 (Mon) 18:06:55 No. 114 [Reply] [Last]
This thread is for discussion of free software that allows one to create and modify cultural works in all their forms.
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>5 af M afrikaans other/af
Why are africans in eSpeek?
>>261
More Wine! Emulator!
Bumping this thread cause you faggots aren't posting enough OC ~step it up~
>>260 >espeak I think flite and flitevox voices are more coherent. Do you think? Am I not using espeak right to have it better sounding than flite?
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>>118 Xpaint is the simple, old school equivalent for *nix.

Babby First Linux Anonymous 12/17/2019 (Tue) 10:07:21 No. 680 [Reply] [Last]
So, I'm finally tired of being a slave of windows and I want to get into linux. I really love KDE Plasma but it is just a DE from what I could understand, and I must choose a distro before. What's the best distro for someone who can't even use git? I don't want any botnet crap btw
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>>680 See this list. Probably pick one with KDE as default. https://www.distrowatch.com/search.php?desktop=KDE+Plasma#simple
>>682 This, Cinnamon Mint is easy to use, looks lovely and functions well.
>>680 If you want the easiest one I would recommend > Kubuntu > Manjaro KDE However, both aren't 100% FOSS by default. (They are mostly, except for some drivers and a few other things) If you're looking for a 100% FOSS distro (Not as noob friendly) I can recommend: > Debian (You'll have to install KDE yourself)
Just dive head in and get Arch Linux there are so many guides to hold your hand through out the installation. Ubuntu is bloated and filled with spyware, avoid that cancer.

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12% of world population got fucked Anonymous 11/23/2019 (Sat) 23:08:30 No. 590 [Reply] [Last]
>On October 16, 2019 Bob Diachenko and Vinny Troia discovered a wide-open Elasticsearch server containing an unprecedented 4 billion user accounts spanning more than 4 terabytes of data. >A total count of unique people across all data sets reached more than 1.2 billion people, making this one of the largest data leaks from a single source organization in history. The leaked data contained names, email addresses, phone numbers, LinkedIN and Facebook profile information. >What makes this data leak unique is that it contains data sets that appear to originate from 2 different data enrichment companies. https://www.dataviper.io/blog/2019/pdl-data-exposure-billion-people/
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>>590 >b-b-b-b-b if you have nothing to hide you have nothing to fear >Its not like this data will get out and hurt you >Fuck. So is it retardbook users only?
>>705 No, it's a database of aggregated information from various sources. It belongs to one of those wonderful companies who capitalize on everyones privacy by buying, harvesting personal info and selling it to creepy corporations who think it's within their right to manipulate the dumb sheep. A doxing service for the elite.
>>705 No, it's a database of aggregated information from various sources. It belongs to one of those wonderful companies who capitalize on everyones privacy by buying, harvesting personal info and selling it to creepy corporations who think it's within their right to manipulate the dumb sheep. A doxing service for the elite.
>2020 and still having facebook >2020 and still trusting companies with your personal info What is this amatuer hour? Phone; Get a prepaid burner phone and automatically pay for it with a cash card you can get from Dollar General. Every month destroy it get a new one. Banks; Do you not know about the Bahamas? Get a plane ticket for 500$ off season an do your buisness their retard. the rest you can do electronically. Buttcoin and cash for everything else. Internet; VPN, Cafe, Steal your neighbor's Internet. What else do you need?
>But Bahamas and that's illegal!! It's only illegal if you don't report putting in as much as 10k and if you don't fill out your FBAR. Mongolia has banks with intrest rates as much as 13%. HSBC (Hong Kong) is a good way to store money and open investments into Chinese buisnesses (it's a growing market). Swiss Banks; Good chockate I guess. I am not saying to do anything illegal, this is all legal. just hypothetically if you wanted to open an account offshores there are many banks for that. I don't even currently live in America, my VPN does.

/spg/ - Smartphone General Anonymous 01/18/2020 (Sat) 01:02:14 No. 709 [Reply] [Last]
Death to Cuckchan Jannies Edition If requesting purchasing advice, please provide your country and what carrier you will be using, along with wanted features, budget, and size. Before posting, narrow down your options by using the links below. >What phone has X and Y feature? Don't ask, use these! https://www.gsmarena.com/search.php3 https://www.kimovil.com/en/compare-smartphones https://www.phonearena.com/phones http://phonedb.net/index.php?m=device&s=query Good Resources: >Reviews http://www.gsmarena.com http://www.phonearena.com https://www.notebookcheck.net

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Friendly reminder that every single smartphone is backdoored and non secure.
the pinephone is kind of interesting

Windows vs Linux Anonymous 02/01/2020 (Sat) 10:15:05 No. 718 [Reply] [Last]
Base up, W10 is superior. Easier, more efficient, better support and compatibility, less hassle. But for the die hards, why is Linux better to you?
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It's not like I'm married to Linux or anything. I also use other OS like OpenBSD or whatever else runs on my hardware. Well except crap like Android and Windows.
>>718 I only use linux because Windoze is essentially spyware. Maybe I'm a bit schizo and naive, but I've been told Microsuck screencaps usage for development purposes, and I don't agree with that type of thing.
>>718 Easier? Sure for many people but many linux distros are comparatively easier. You can even choose "difficult" distros that have automated install scripts for things like Gentoo or Arch and install visual desktops and package managers. You can get the best of both worlds without paying and being owned/spied on by your software. If you're using Windows and coming on these boards there are likely a few individuals interested in exploiting your windows machine that already have backdoors anyway. >better this and that I'll tell you. When I had a friend that updated to Windows 10, the first he complained about were the updates and getting stuck on shutdown and boot processing said updates. I currently then was trying a few distros with literally all of them working like a charm. With linux you don't get that pozz without seriously fucking up, and when you get more control that can lead more efficiency. I won't run windows on my machines over the fear of persistent intrusions and malware. If you're choosing a distro don't choose it by what comes preinstalled unless you don't want to install more software by choice. You can install many softwares without prior bloat depending on package repositories, or limitless opinions if compiling by source. My last windows OS was XP because of Vista infamy.
Imagine TEMPEST interaction with civilians on a flat earth in 200 years. Kekakek
NSA SWS sees 200 years in future. It will protect israel and langley will defend ignorant capitalism disguising communism as benefitial liberalism. Lel.

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Anonymous 02/05/2020 (Wed) 04:08:42 No. 724 [Reply] [Last]
is there even a single good programming language
>>724 Yeah, have a look at Whitespace.
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Yes, but it's a secret. ^_^
Imagine the NWO "internet" in 100 years.

Anonymous 10/07/2019 (Mon) 07:40:10 No. 250 [Reply] [Last]
Why do you use VPN providers ? Are you took stupid to rent a vps and install your own VPN ?
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>VPS
>Instance is as easily traceable to you just using your own computer.
Why aren't you owning boxes using your leet haxxor skillz & setting up SSH port forwarding? Oh wait, because your'e a nigger.
>>315
based and fashpilled. fukken saved.
VPNs are a bunch of jewish bullshit. sure, it is better than nothing, but seriously. plus then i can't get my shitposts in.
>>289 KEK
What about TEMPEST anon? Jew clones my vps overseas in microseconds. /:
>>307 wait what?

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anons need a new OS any tbh just needs to be secure Anonymous 09/20/2019 (Fri) 18:39:36 No. 88 [Reply] [Last]
need a new OS
tails OS or cube OS
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Wtf systemd is garbage. Solution is pajeta making qubes with new init.
Fedora is pretty secure if you know how to use SELinux.
>>700 >making qubes with new init. Can you guys send me a step guide or manual? I seriously don't want to learn years of computer science just to make my laptop wear a metaphorical condom.
I tried to use Qubes and it didn't fly so good. You have to already be a VM networking pro at your day job to get Qubes Whonix to actually work right, I think. I kept leaking my real IP so I gave up. Also Qubes requires a fairly modern, nice cpu (needs tons of virt. features) so you can't just run it on any old laptop. I wanted to like Qubes but it's not ready for """""regular linux users""""""" yet in my opinion. The new hot thing for medium-plebs is ~Wireguard~ since it's supposed to be less code so it's harder for glownigs to hide shit in. So I would look at the wireguard website and pick an appropriate distro if you're a noob guy. Maybe you computer prose can do stuff on Qubes, but I can't. I would probably Fedora 31 or Rawhide if you're feeling like Linus Man or Ubnutu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine) if you're not. Ubnutu kinda has shitty behavior regarding sending out network requests though...
Go home Google. Android is shit. Billion $ company cant even include a firewall.

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