QT EFF: Youtube-dl is a legitimate tool with a world of a lawful uses. Demanding its removal from Github is a disappointing and counterproductive move by the RIAA. https://github.com/github/dmca/blob/master/2020/10/2020-10-23-RIAA.md
My website is naked of CSS for the day (for the first time in YEARS.) Inspired this year by Eric Meyer.
Submitting to surveillance shouldn’t be a prerequisite for getting an education. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/03/what-you-should-know-about-online-tools-during-covid-19-crisis
covid (US) (data sets)
want to do some multivariate statistics on a large dataset with possibly life changing results?
the new york times is trying to create the most accurate dataset possible without breaking hippa
and they have provided access to it
links to their github repo is here
Elizabeth Warren’s campaign is open-sourcing some of the tools that the campaign used/developed https://medium.com/@teamwarren/open-source-tools-from-the-warren-for-president-tech-team-f1f27d2c7551
From the "brains are weird" department:
British-Trinidadian dub poet Roger Robinson wins TS Eliot prize
Poverty Is All About Personal Stress, Not Laziness
Economists are accumulating evidence that instead of being indolent layabouts, poor people are harried and frantic, which results in subpar decisions.
What's the word for the thing (*) where you used to like a thing and now you don't particularly care for it and you spend precious moments of your lifespan searching on why that particular thing sucks because you want to make peace with your decision not to like that thing anymore.
(* Other than "Shit that Craig does repeatedly")
In one week, we published three (3 !) beta versions for the next version of the Android app.
Please help us by testing the app and looking for bugs 🐛 :
through Google Play https://play.google.com/apps/testing/fr.gaulupeau.apps.InThePoche
Download the APK on Github https://github.com/wallabag/android-app/releases
Unfortunately beta releases are currently not build by F-Droid.
@technomancy And then they'll point out that the semicolon is wrong, should be a comma.
Skype, Slack, other Electron-based apps can be easily backdoored:
Changes to configuration files don't change signature, can add malicious features.
automatisms . . . are a big part of . . . life
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