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Compartmentalisation is good for you 

Tl;dr: Stop using LastPass if it's been your password manager of choice because it suffered a massive data breach which it handled the disclosure of poorly. Also think about how you use password managers before you just dump all…

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Surviving the Fediverse on a Mastodon

"Why do good things never wanna stay? Some things you lose, some things you give away." — Sleater Kinney, Good Things Apologia: It takes me forever to start (let alone finish) a blog post anymore. And when I do…

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Some notes about life on a Mastodon

With Elon destroying Twitter, a lot of people are looking to move their online social life elsewhere and it seems Mastodon's decentralised 'fediverse' is where many of them are parachuting. Most are still keeping their Twitter accounts alive until…

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