Right, you know the drill today. It’s a lovely night. Get down your polling station and vote. It takes 30 seconds and at least you can say you did your bit, and you’ve got until 10:00pm. #EuElection2019
reading: The Internet Security Apocalypse You Probably Missed
@sarahjeong: "The takeaway here is that we have to start thinking about privacy as a collective, environmental problem, not something that hits individual people, and certainly not something where the onus is on the individual to protect themselves." — https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/21/opinion/internet-security.html
i love the way she uses the phrase "environmental problem". like that *other* global environmental problem we're currently facing…
I want to start local meetings about #FLOSS. I'm pretty sure people will join me; even if just one person, it would already be a reason to start this.
Afraid to flash? Mail-us your phone!
And getting closer to 100 supported smartphones.
Latest updates about /e/, the privacy-centric mobile ecosystem are available at:
#mydataisMYdata #android #privacy #opensource
no, *artists* do not "deserve" to be paid.
*humans* deserve to not have to scrabble around desperately trying to scrape together the basic means of survival.
*everyone* should be able to access a level of basic comfort that enables them to create as fully as they can.
and *nobody* should be coerced into, or out of, *any* activity, whether by manipulation, force or economic desperation (unless that activity is in itself coercive).
after all, it's not like being an artist makes one intrinsically superior to other humans.
I don't want self driving cars.
I want boring things like public transit that comes so regularly I don't need to check a schedule.
I want fast passenger rail so accessible and easy it's preferable to suffering airports.
I want cities that aren't built around cars-as-default. https://twitter.com/socketwench/status/1112417058581557249
Damn i have that idea of writing a decentralized version of wikipedia. I guess that.would be awesome. With some kind of #blockchain technology maybe.
dear cpython, why do you do things in a too complicated ways:
Haskell/lisp GUI ides https://twitter.com/deech/status/1104751600852185089?s=19
learned and deployed conditional automake's BUILT_SOURCES today. Must add this to my CV...
It's not clear to me whether he pees with his computer on him or not https://blog.stephenwolfram.com/2019/02/seeking-the-productive-life-some-details-of-my-personal-infrastructure/
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