Linus Torvalds drops the mic on antivaxxers on the Linux kernel mailing list.
“…it’s quite clear that the FOSS community in Europe is much stronger than in America. In the United States, capitalism is the secular religion, and my values, in FOSS and otherwise, are incompatible with the American ethos.” – @ddevault
I authorized google trackers, then gstatic, and then… suddenly I could sign in without even having to fill in a captcha. i don't get it.
"Today we are very excited to cut the ribbon on a new born-digital collection donated by Luke Rowell, one of New Zealand’s foremost computer musicians." https://natlib.govt.nz/blog/posts/download-now-free NZ national library on archiving digital audio projects: "Creating further complications is the proprietary status of most DAW applications: each has its own session file format which generally lacks interoperability with other DAWs and lacks open-source coding which would help understand how it works"
Seen #monocles (https://monocles.de/search) pass by in my timeline then and now but have to admit it's the first time I bothered taking a closer look - and have to say it's amazing. Technically there isn't much "new stuff" in that, but it's the final polish, packaging, ... what matters, what it takes to suggest such a tool to someone who's an absolute end-user. If you want to support independent technology, that seems an interesting starting point.
"Christchurch alternative health clinic imposes 30-day wait on vaccinated clients". I reckon clients would be safer if they waited forever before returning to that clinic.
TIL that there is a German non-profit called "The Golden tinfoil hat" (Lit: The golden aluminium hat) https://dergoldenealuhut.de/ that educates about fake news, conspiracy theories etc.
Their motto is "Make Facts Great Again"
@amolith is the source (i.e. infrastructure setup) for nixnet.services publicly available,or have you written about that somewhere?
Amazing how a building can be moved:
Save the Ng building in Christchurch?
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