[Freedombox-discuss] Lime, propietary privacy box entering the scene
I am just emailing to see if anyone is receiving my emails. Thank you
From: Freedombox-discuss [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Lloyd Smart
Sent: Thursday, August 15, 2013 2:32 PM
To: freedombox-discuss at lists.alioth.debian.org
Subject: Re: [Freedombox-discuss] Lime, propietary privacy box entering the scene
Proprietary software is inherently insecure. It requires you to run software on your machine without being able to tell what it does.
Lloyd Smart <lloyd at lloydsmart.com>
On Thu, 2013-08-15 at 15:41 -0500, Camilo Arturo wrote:
> devices?ref=category I just wanted to highlight this already way
> overfunded Kickstarter for Lime, a device that manages people's data,
> apparenly overriding the file systems of any storage they own, with
> the aim of replacing the Cloud with a private storage solution, but
> it's completely propietary.
> Honestly, I'm foss enthusiastic mostly because of the morals but I'm
> not a coder or even have Devian. I'm an artist and as such in order to
> be competitive I often have to go for the propietary solution and this
> is looking pretty tempting after a really long backup I just did. I
> just wanted to know what your oppinions are on the security level of
> Lime and how much of a rival it is for freedombox in the eyes of the normal consumer.
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