The web browser Brave is marketed as a privacy-friendly ad-free alternative, but that's pretty disingenuous.
Brave exists not to protect privacy, but to make money from selling ads.
Brave is a commercial company funded by venture capital. Its business model is selling advertising and cryptocurrency investment.
One of Brave's owners is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund. Thiel is also the head of Palantir (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palantir_Technologies) and on the board of Facebook.
I do not recommend using Brave.
Benefits Of Open Office Not Extended To CEO - https://local.theonion.com/benefits-of-open-office-not-extended-to-ceo-1834005155
Chrome, Safari, and Edge to prevent disabling of click tracking, just another reason to use Firefox https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/major-browsers-to-prevent-disabling-of-click-tracking-privacy-risk/
Visual Studio Code, as most know it, is an example of non-free open-source software.
The downloads are released under the following license and not the one the source code is released under: https://code.visualstudio.com/license
The source code is modified before being compiled and then released on the VSCode website. That's why it's licensed MIT and not GPLv3, otherwise this would not be legally viable.
Try VSCodium instead: https://github.com/VSCodium/vscodium
Firefox admits they will eventually be sending all of your DNS to Cloudflare. Cloudflare will monetize your internet browsing, no matter how much their PR people say they are.
If you want to disable that, go to "about:config", and set "network.trr.mode" to 5.
The values are: 0 - default off, 1 - race, 2 TRR first, 3 TRR only, 4 shadow, 5 off by choice
A study shows that 3 people in a conference room can result in a CO2 levels that can impair cognitive functioning in just 2 hours.
Any decisions made at the end of the meeting are made in a mentally deficient state.
This album marks the moment I realized I can do whatever I want, and made the dirtiest noisiest sample-based heap of music I could- The process was amazing and I'll always have fond memories of it, even if everyone continues to not listen to it: https://mired.bandcamp.com/album/reflexivity
90s microsoft: gobernment, can we pwease bundwe our bwowser software wid our opewating system
us government: no fuck you we are suing your ass into the next century
2010s google: hey so we're gonna own a phone OS, the worlds most popular web browser, the browser rendering engine that everyone else except firefox uses, the worlds most popular search engine, and the worlds most popular email service, that cool?
us government: *looks up from playing pokemon* huh? what? oh yeah whatever dont care