#cloudspotting - it is a race across the sky, high and low.
(copied from Twitter):There comes a time when you have to choose between
turning the page
and closing the book.
Photo | Grace Kelly
by Leigh Weiner
Storm #cloudspotting - Austin, TX 2019-07-08
🕊️ "Make the world work for 100% of humanity in the shortest possible time through spontaneous #cooperation without ecological damage or disadvantage to anyone," thus #increasing the #quality of life for all people.
— Buckminster Fuller
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The New York Times have been on Universal Music for covering up the fire that destroyed an extreme number of original master recordings.
They released a list of artists that may be affected. The list is sobering.
Austin: ACTLab Conference is a space where creators and hackers can share knowledge, show off their creations, and generally revel in the joy of making! It starts tomorrow 6/28 and is sponsored by Electronic Frontier Alliance group @EFFaustin. https://www.facebook.com/events/396588624483725/
#cloudspotting peek-a-boo 2019-06-26 16:45 CDT, Austin, Texas, USA
Create strong, unique passphrases for your online accounts. https://ssd.eff.org/en/module/creating-strong-passwords
sven birkerts - @svenbirkerts: "The world is a den of thieves, and night is falling. Evil breaks its chains and runs through the world like a mad dog..No one escapes. Therefore...[L]et us be kind, generous, affectionate and good. It is... not at all shameful to take pleasure in the little world."
/another little gem from Twitter
It is proven! I am band on Keybase: https://keybase.io/band/sigchain#701a25e605514a335d801c02dc46c4fe261b3376506c983cee2ed3321d89c6540f
the real issues of how data is made, and the real issues of what computation is and how it happens (energy, material) seem *really central* to me in these questions about the future of "artificial intelligence" & it's strange to me that in these two widely read essays the issues don't come up AT ALL. (and I'm not just talking about bias, representation, fairness, etc. in particular—I'm thinking about what costs are being hidden & externalized in treating Big Data Set X like it's the real world)