I suppose I should post an #introduction.
New article on my blog: "How proprietary social-medias are shaping the future of Pepper&Carrot"
I trained Ukrainians to fight Russia. I’ve never seen a war like this. - https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2022/03/18/ukraine-militia-volunteer/ illuminating piece about the reality on the ground - and the importance of training #UkraineUnderAttack
> You can’t “follow” a website, right? (Wrong[.])
@patdavid I would highly recommend looking at todo.txt. It's a protocol for saving GTD or similar project and time management todo lists in plain text files.
On my phone I use simpletask as a front end for my todo.txt file. On my computer I use my own program to manipulate the todo.txt file. Using plain text files means u can write scripts quickly to grep or >> the file.
I wrote a blog post on this recently if you're interested?
Instant Messaging Apps: How Private Are They & What Alternatives Are There? - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/delta-chat-and-the-future-of-messaging-apps/ good question... #pgp
We are very much looking forward to many wonderful things that federation within forges can support.
The US Copyright Office is inviting comments on whether to introduce a requirement that all online services must filter all communications by users accused of copyright infringement.
This has major implications for not only censorship but it would cement tech and media giants' dominance thus killing smaller websites in the process.
Cory Doctorow (@pluralistic) makes the case into why creators and creators’ groups should oppose this: https://onezero.medium.com/nonstandard-measures-cf47c67e8f05
Escape Simulator sees over 600 rooms made by players https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/11/escape-simulator-sees-over-600-rooms-made-by-players #OnlineCo-op #IndieGame #Puzzle #Steam
Good read: No, your cryptocurrency cannot work.
Existing blockchain implementations create an incentive structure that very closely resembles a pyramid scheme and benefits the most privileged members the most. If an alternative to this is ever created (I’d like to see an alternative very much), it will likely be published in the form of an academic pdf that doesn’t want your money.
It's largely procedural with each life played as an individual creature in the same organic, #scifi society, so your actions in one life will have consequences on all your future lives. This is a fascinating idea from a perspective of building empathy and society level thinking.
Take a look at:
Please share more Sylvia!
I am happy to announce you the release of ox-activity-streams, which is a orgmode publish back-end to export the files as activitystreams objects. It allows to interact with your publications from the fediverse and only requires static files on the server side.
An example of the exported post is the top message of this thread. You can reply to it directly 😉
August Community Update!
We're excited to announce the
#PineNote: fast refresh e-ink panel, 4GB RAM, 128GB eMMC, Rockchip RK3566- $399
- #PinePhone keyboard enters production - coming soon
- #PinebookPro new touchpad firmware
- development updates
And _much_ more!
After a big month of hard work, I'm happy to release today a new website for my webcomic Pepper&Carrot! It was a rewrite I made from scratch this time: https://www.peppercarrot.com/
More infos and report on the blog-post: https://www.davidrevoy.com/article853/new-website-for-peppercarrot
The Biden administration teased a sweeping antimonopoly executive order last week, including a Right to Repair provision aimed at agricultural equipment - a direct assault on the corporate power of repair archnemesis John Deere. It
But it turns out that the executive order goes far beyond tractors and other agricultural equipment - it also applies to consumer electronics, including mobile phones, and this is a *huge fucking deal*.
The #keyoxide project is celebrating its first anniversary today 🎉 thanks to all for your support!