2/2 Via Rik Tindall
Our group has a monthly use of South Library PC lab and SFD is our annual expo event. However, this time under covid rules we are limited to just 7 attendees at a time etc. Notices go out via email lists, facebook and https://www.meetup.com/Chchtech/events/279311003/
The city council carries our SFD notice at https://ccc.govt.nz/news-and-events/whats-on/event/software-freedom-day
We look forward to meeting you in person or online via https://meet.jit.si/SFD2021
Wishing you a very happy Software Freedom Day!
Would appreciate any signal boost on this. @upwave is a great company to work for, and I *know* AU has good people… but our hiring process in AU isn’t finding them.
Repeating an earlier call - I'm still looking for a Full stack engineer to come work with me on my team at @upwave - Java/Groovy + React. Remote position for any AU-compatible timezone. Anyone want to come work with a great team?
Love this minutes 11:30 - 12:30 from this clip of talkback radio https://www.rnz.co.nz/audio/player?audio_id=2018811528
Marcus Lush: Bob, bob you gotta get with the programme mate ...
people [can't get treatment] cause the hospitals are inundated with unvaccinated who have got covid.
You're not making any sense.
Bob: Well I want an answer.
ML: Well go online and get an answer. You don't want an answer, you just want to go on the radio and be a bit of a tool.
RT from harime bnnui 🐇 (@Lenophie)
i cannot stress enough how unintentionally funny the teaser webpage for #TheMatrix4 is
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/Lenophie/status/1435290382036713478
Wendy Molyneux wants you to fucking get vaccinated
If the Cook Islands can do it... https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/300390545/cook-islands-vaccinates-96-per-cent-of-eligible-adults
An acquaintance is looking for " help with ssl certs for mqtt broker in debian 11" ... " I have managed to get everything but the secure websockets for mosquitto working."
(Running on a Linode VPS)
@PetraOleum I have uni student at home from WLG. Feedback on your RTI - "it is very solid , does what it says on the tin, and does it well." 😇
Which is to say that every choice is a political choice, an economic choice, a moral choice.
Every proprietary tool we normalize helps build or enforce a monopoly.
Every piece of DRM we accept is a blow to the right to repair, the right to own anything.
There are often good, valid reasons for doing this. There are also lots not great, but easy to justify reasons.
I feel a screed coming on, I should probably stop that.
There may be a whole pallet of pinephones in New Zealand...
"last month DHL accidentally shipped all PinePhone orders (bar those dispatching from the EU warehouse) to New Zealand instead of their intended destinations. "
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