Google's housing plan, or "The costs of being unwilling to allow remote working". https://blog.google/inside-google/company-announcements/1-billion-investment-bay-area-housing/amp/ #Google #remotework
Big thanks to the Finnish customs for protecting its citizens from diseases which would certainly exterminate them: "Finnish Customs euthanise 8 undocumented puppies from Estonia"
Worst news of the month: https://9to5google.com/2019/05/29/chrome-ad-blocking-enterprise-manifest-v3/
Or, should I say, it *would* be the worst news, if I weren't using #privoxy :-) So, my advice is to learn about https://www.privoxy.org/ (and similar proxy-based filters)
Is Russia the most feminist country in the world?
https://theduran.com/is-russia-the-most-feminist-country-in-the-world/ #Russia #feminism
I still see the occasional person on Twitter say that Mastodon will never "succeed", but I wouldn't call what Twitter has "success". Mastodon is good ol' community building.
We don't want to be exhausted by brands and promotion, nor have the platform continue to be unethically designed and lack any backbone for moderation. Federation spreads out the moderation task and the lack of brands and promotional nonsense is good. We can just follow and talk with others which is all people really need.
#Finland heading to self-destruction, following patterns already proven to fail in Greece and Italy. This is not stupidity, it's criminality: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/second_round_of_labour_market_reforms_needed_says_employer_think-tank/10790553 #austerity
It's time for #Huawei to start embracing #Ubports :-) https://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-alphabet-exclusive-idUSKCN1SP0NB
"just 376 people hold a third of all Ether". As I've always claimed, a decentralized technology is the perfect ground for increasing inequality. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-05-15/only-376-people-own-third-all-ethereum #blockchain
Bottom message: don't be friendly.
https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/police_kuopio_wolf_was_shot_because_it_did_not_fear_humans/10772898 #Finland #wolf
The @gnome and KDE communities are looking for locations for the Linux App Summit (LAS) 2019, an event that wants to help the Linux application ecosystem flourish.
Employing a nazi sympathiser - @RedHat under scrutiny: http://www.mardy.it/blog/2019/05/employing-a-nazi-sympathiser-redhat-under-scrutiny.html
The neonazi organization C14 has been honoured by patriarch Filaret. This happens in #Ukraine, but our media are a bit shy about reporting it. https://golospravdy.com/slava-satane-radikaly-s14-poluchili-nagrady-ot-filareta #nazism
Hey y'all, I was recently let go from Purism and I'm looking for work. If you're looking for marketing, FOSS leadership, community building let me know. I have a host of secondary skill sets as well. Would love the opportunity to make your organization successful.
My critique of the #blockchain hype at the #fossnorth2019 conference: http://www.mardy.it/blog/2019/04/a-critical-view-on-the-blockchain.html
We are talking about the Western-backed government, installed by the Western-backed coup in 2014. https://news.gallup.com/poll/247976/world-low-ukrainians-confident-government.aspx #Ukraine
Conferentia de #interlingua 2019: grande offerta pro interlinguistas active! http://www.interlingua.com/novas/2019-03-15-conferentia
Programmer, photographer, Kremlin troll.
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