Won't somebody please think of the children!!! UK to mount fresh assault on end-to-end encryption in Facebook

go.theregister.com/feed/www.th

Not waving, but crowning: The coverage of Prince Philip's death shows the diseased state of the British media

brokenbottleboy.substack.com/p

The daily mail told the uk government to delete a tweet it didn’t like and replace it with one written by the Mail.

The UK government did as it was told

bylinetimes.com/2021/04/07/rel

Tmux + Vim oddness.

Colours working fine for a period of time, then colours in the Vim top & bottom status bars disappears. Syntax colours and italics remain working.

Hmm

The UK Is Trying to Stop Facebook's End-to-End Encryption

The government's latest attack is aimed at discouraging the company from following through with its planned rollout across platforms.

wired.co.uk/article/uk-encrypt

police abusing women again 

“Two protesters claimed they were subject to terrifying ordeals at the hands of male officers pretending to be postal workers”

theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/a

Wi-Fi devices set to become object sensors by 2024 under planned 802.11bf standard

"In three years or so, the Wi-Fi specification is scheduled to get an upgrade that will turn wireless devices into sensors, capable of gathering data about the people and objects bathed by their signals."

theregister.com/2021/03/31/wif

U.K. politics, racism 

Good to see the report commissioned by boris Johnson and carried out by people that think racism doesn’t exist has concluded that the U.K. definitely isn’t racist. 🙄

The propaganda and lies in the U.K. now are so detached from reality it’s laughable. Media telling you up is down and anyone who disagrees is a traitor.

How Community Organising Could Change the Game for the British Left | Chardine Taylor Stone

invidious.snopyta.org/watch?v=

UK terror law reviewer calls for prison sentences if suspects refuse to hand passwords over to investigators

theregister.com/2021/03/29/for

Love when Gutenburg cannot centre align a fucking button.

How old is this stupid editor now?

UK Politics / Police 

The (heavily-edited) thin blue line: News stories about protests parrot the police's words

brokenbottleboy.substack.com/p

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