Today's threads (a thread).
Inside: Copyleft lawsuit against Vizio will allow anyone to defend the commons; The monopoly strategy behind the Google/Microsoft mobile patent wars; and more!
Posted 1 photo: One of three new vegan recipes books purchases today and the one I’m most excited about.. “The Scottish Vegan Cookbook” by Jackie Jones.. very much looking forward to trying many of the recipes.
**Germany slashes renewable energy tax due to soaring prices**
"Soaring energy costs have left Europe in a bind as autumn turns to winter. Germany's grid operators are slashing a tax levied to help fund renewable investments to ease the burden on consumers."
Facebook banned me for life because I help people use it less
"Every moment you come close, every moment you start thinking something isn’t right, you start feeling a little foolish.
Of course this is fine. Everyone is telling me so. The media, the public, the people around you. No one voices concerns. When you have them, you don’t say anything, because no one else is, and because you are a coward."
We tried to warn you.
"The facts have to be faced now. This is the brutal, grim reality of Brexit. The “alarmists” were right all along. The shortages and price spikes have arrived, with a vengeance, just as we predicted, right on cue. The next phase of this epic self-inflicted disaster will unfold just the same way. Things are going to get worse — probably much worse. The shortages aren’t temporary, they’re permanent."
Three is not a single ethically justifiable reason to have an account with any Facebook service.
Your eyeballs are the product they sell. The visits you make, the content you donate, directly financially benefits this shitty corporation and keeps them in operation. For every news item like this, imagine how much shit flies under the radar.
Delete your accounts. Yesterday.