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Insert unicode characters in KDE using Ctrl + Shift + U
The keyboard key combination of Ctrl + Shift + U allows special characters to be inserted in a text editor in GNOME. For example, Ctrl + Shift + U followed by 00e9 will produce é.
Disable "single-click" to open folder in KDE Dolphin
A short blog post to explain how to enable "double-click" in Dolphin in KDE Plasma.
Indian government gives final notice to Twitter to comply with new IT rules
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has given Twitter a final notice to comply with its new IT rules, which were passed in February. Among the rules, it is required that social media companies appoint a Chief Compliance Officer.
Nigerian government suspends Twitter operations in the country
The Federal Government of Nigeria has suspended all Twitter operations in the country. It is unclear, however, what does the suspension mean for Twitter, since the social network service is still accessible across Nigeria.
We love ❤️ links
An online tool to create a short link that contains a list of links.
ICTA says it will summarize the comments & suggestions, can we trust?
In its latest press communique, the Information and Communication Technologies Authority, displayed a cheap tactic of manipulating public opinion, by publishing only a selection of paragraphs from Facebook's submission to show them in the good light.
Proof-of-concept proxy shows user account passwords and private photos can be decrypted
A proof-of-concept proxy using Fiddler Everywhere shows that user account passwords from websites like Twitter, LinkedIn, Gmail Hotmail and private photos from Facebook, Messenger and Instagram can be decrypted.
Internet Society and Mauritius IGF react to ICTA's consultation paper
Mauritius IGF and Internet Society respond to ICTA's consultation paper.
Writer Ariel Saramandi & ICTA Chairman Dick Ng Sui Wa respond to BBC's journalist on ICTA's consultation paper
On Friday 14th May 2021, writer Ariel Saramandi and the ICTA Chairman, Dick Ng Sui Wa, spoke on the BBC Newsday1 programme. They both spoke on ICTA's consultation paper on proposed amendments to the ICT Act of Mauritius. Ish Sookun · Ariel Saramandi & Dick Ng Sui Wa respond to BBC&