Maybe I’ve not been saying it loudly or frequently enough for the last however-many years…
Privacy is not a luxury.
Same with accessibility. Neither are luxuries, they’re life-sustaining rights. And you’re unusually privileged if you’ve not had to care about either.
Libro.fm, provider of #DRMFree #AudioBooks and contributor to funding local #bookstores, is reaching out to current owners of Ibram X. Kendi’s _How to Be an Antiracist_ with a coupon code to provide an additional copy to share with others
“NOTES: The author will still receive royalties, as Libro.fm is paying for this copy of their audiobook”
#BOINC & #RosettaAtHome are both available via Pamac and now support protein folding on #ARM devices. You can help contribute toward solving #COVID19 and other biomedical problems! There’s even a https://hackers.town team, too (currently in the Top 25% tier!) https://boinc.bakerlab.org/rosetta/team_display.php?teamid=18992
So... I didn't expect or plan on going down the rabbit hole of "learn how to be a professional wrestler" youtube videos this evening... but some of this is just general well delivered professional and life advice
COVID-19, distributed computing, reuse for older mobile devices
iOS & iPadOS 13.1+: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/vodafone-foundations-dreamlab/id1273619275
open source entitlement meta, covid
'developers will have more time to work now' is a fascinatingly toxic take
I've seen it a few times now and the last one extremely pissed me off.
Especially in the larger projects, we're hobbyists, not all in tech, not all able to stay home.
There are healthcare workers in the projects you love, and peers who are worried for them. There are people looking after the ill at home.
Collaborative work needs all its members to thrive. Don't poke them with sticks.
#ACNH - Animal Crossing: A New Hope
This week has been a good New Music week with albums by:
And the video for the track “Children of Planet Earth” is amazing, too: