#Keybase just came out as a crypto-currency marketing scheme. Moreover, they're trying to spin the fact that they actively hid that their funding was coming from a crypto "non-profit" as a positive, _somehow._
I know they're popular on the fediverse as an identity verification service. If you're using it for that purpose, I urge you to reconsider in light of this.
Andre is bang on. It's not right or sustainable for people with advanced skills and experience to have to live in poverty, so they can spend their working hours building and maintaining the commons. I'm wouldn't claim to be one of those people, but for years I made that choice anyway, so I could dedicate myself fulltime to #PublicInterest causes and commons projects. We all ought to be able to receive a living wage from the community for that sort of work.
In this analogy, the core maintainers are the editors of dictionaries. Users of language can follow the standard package encoded in dictionaries, but are also free to modify to fit their needs and preferences, and share their customizations with their neighbours.
Hi @keybase. Your terms grant "non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable..., fully-paid and sublicensable right... to use, reproduce, modify, transmit, display and distribute" not only my public profile information, but also my files, including the encrypted ones, is that right?
It is proven! I am robertfromont on Keybase: https://keybase.io/robertfromont/sigchain#eac66d8278aa8da0019a05fa64d9d67f75942704d0aba7ac0bcc1a9dad82da250f
Did you miss @email@example.com 's fantastic talk on the importance of Māori Data Sovereignty, Te Mana Raraunga and using open
source tools to exercise this sovereignty - at the Research Futures Symposium @UCNZ@twitter.com ?
No sweat, check out the slides here: https://t.co/HxNPATEqip ^CG
So. How do I ween my family off WhatsApp?
'Five Eyes' nations discuss backdoor access to WhatsApp
🤔 The Encryption Debate Is Over - Dead At The Hands Of Facebook
*sigh* I really must get around to publishing some of my research and thinking around the use of #FreeCode software in the #permaculture movement, and my experiences working on upgrades to the permaculture.org.nz website.
New release of LaBB-CAT:
Featuring alignment correction with EMU-webApp - thanks @EMU_SDMS@twitter.com for open-sourcing your work!
He's an open source developer, know him by his PGP ID: 59822F8E