yo @CobaltVelvet I LOVE THIS NEW CUSTOM EMOJI THANK YOU --
the materials in question: https://vickysteeves.gitlab.io/collaborating-with-git/
Not in my library. Ever.
"Scientific publishers propose installing spyware in university libraries to protect copyrights"
I should probably do a little (re)introduction. I lead on research data stuff at the British Library, including supporting internal researchers and services for BL users.
- I run the UK DataCite Consortium
- I'm a Software Sustainability Institute Fellow https://software.ac.uk/about/fellows/jez-cope
- I'm passionately into all things open, especially open research
- I contribute to communities like https://the-turing-way.netlify.app/, https://openlifesci.org/, https://librarycarpentry.org/, https://carpentries.org/
"i'm listening to my first grader's class talk about protecting the environment, and i want to kick the whole class apart.
how many decades have we spent telling kids we can "go green" by turning off the water when we brush our teeth?
fuck this. demand a green new deal.
what if, instead of writing a sentence that says, "I can help the planet by turning off the water!" these kids wrote letters to their representatives in congress??????" -- TwoLemonades on birbsite
The developers of Signal are currently doing a user survey:
I told them that I really like the app but also that I would like:
a) Signal on @fdroidorg
b) a proper desktop client
c) no data stored in "secure enclaves"
Maybe you'd like to tell them, too?
Data & reproducibility librarian. Open EVERYTHING (code, scholarship, edu resources, etc.)!
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