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ԜаӀtеr Ⅼарсһуnѕkі @wxl@soc.ialis.me

« Free software activists should accept that software freedom is not an isolated issue, with its own, completely independent value set, but is just one aspect of a wider struggle for justice, and that we can never achieve full software justice under capitalism. Once freed from this isolated logic, the next obvious step is integrating it into our advocacy, critiques, and educational material. »
flowing.systems/2016/09/24/a-s

an apology (LONG, read in external view) Show more

To smooth over the usual mastodon/gnusocial bickering here is a photo of a sleeping cat. https://social.freedombone.net/attachment/43772

Question to those who view themself as communists Show more

If every decent software engineer knows that faces and fingerprints cannot be passwords because they're neither secret nor can you change them, then why does Apple, which is supposed to be a top-notch tech company, release features like that

You know that chip you're going to have implanted in the far future so you can get rid of keyboards, at least after neuroscience painstakingly maps out every signal of the brain? Fuck that. Get an armband.

wired.com/story/brain-machine-

Is this what they mean by biomimicry?

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@punsandpotions I hope so, too, for your sake. They are most certainly going to know you're absolutely faaaaaab-u-lous!

Aw man I just realised

this 'Ted Cruz liked a dodgy video' Twitter thing

IT ONLY BECAME A BIG DEAL BECAUSE TWITTER IS AUTOMATICALLY TREATING LIKES AS RETWEETS!

Their hot new algorithmic timeline, see

it broadcasts 'X liked Y' to all your followers

and everyone's been saying for months 'stop doing that, Twitter, we don't want people to see all our likes'

but they kept doing it and suddenly

hahahahahahhahahaha

A gentle reminder when considering the pros and cons of FaceID: legal authorities can force you to use biometrics to unlock your phone, but they cannot force you to divulge your passcode.

DUE TO COMPANY PASSWORD POLICY WE WILL BE REQUIRING ALL STAFF WHO GET THE NEW IPHONE TO HAVE THEIR FACE SURGICALLY ALTERED EVERY 90 DAYS

@Jessiscah I think we're in double overtime now. Score is tied at 13.

this picture that just popped into my wallpaper rotation is kind of how i imagine the anarchists' largest city -- located on the lush but regrettably capitalist planet's considerably harsher moon -- in Le Guin's The Dispossessed. lots of simple single-story buildings, not much ostentation

pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mo