Unicorn Riot: **Anti-Racist Crowd Overwhelms Small Far-Right Rally in Philly**
"Philadelphia, PA – Over a thousand anti-racist protesters gathered on Independence Mall on Saturday to oppose a “We The People” rally organized by right-wing groups tied to groups like the Proud Boys and the Three Percenter militia network. The rally was …"
"I don't believe our species can survive unless we fix this (social media). We can not have a society, in which, if two people wish to communicate, the only way that can happen is, if it's financed by a third person who wishes to manipulate them."
tbt when Nvidia researchers trained a neural network to generate images of cats and from the internet-sourced input data it learned that Impact 24pt White is a defining characteristic of cats
Image from page 76 of "The world of animal life" (1910)
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stop trying to make tablets happen
If you're interested in the off-the-grid social network Scuttlebutt, there's a good essay here about it (from a few weeks ago):
It's by @staltz , the creator of the Manyverse app for Scuttlebutt, and is nicely honest about the major difficulties of using the network, as well as suggesting possible solutions.
Image from page 140 of "Thomas Dekker. Edited, with an introd. and notes" (1887)
Philadelphia, PA, USA. I'm into drums, photography, software development, infosec, devops/automation, audio, DIY electronics. he/him/his (they/them/their)
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more