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cold: reducing your personal energy use and upcycling your trash because it'll save the planet
bold: reducing your personal energy use and upcycling your trash to reduce your dependence on capitalism
gold: working together with your community to build sustainable alternative infrastructure to reduce your dependence on capitalism AND save the planet

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"I thought to myself, “These processors are nearly cheap enough to give away.” ...I have never seen a business card running Linux. So I built one."

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Today I gave a presentation at work which covered: The Long Nose of Innovation, The Hype Cycle, The Hype Pendulum, the "techlash", Surveillance Capitalism, Climate Change and "tech veganism". It seemed to go down OK! 😄

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Global Diversity CFP Day is back on Saturday Jan 18th 2020.

"If you're from a minority group in tech and you’re interested in giving a tech talk, head along to one of the workshops.

Happening in 70+ locations around the world, there is likely one near you."

globaldiversitycfpday.com/

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This Ugly Christmas Sweater Can Set You On Fire

While Christmas may have just passed, there’s just enough time left in winter to justify wearing your ugly Christmas sweaters for a few more days. If you’re not one of the lucky ones with an old sweater fr… hackaday.com/2020/01/11/this-u

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

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Building a Low-Tech Website for Energy Efficiency

In an age of flashy jQuery scripts and bulky JavaScript front-end frameworks, loading a “lite” website is like a breath of fresh air. When most of us think of lightweight sites, though, our mind goes to … hackaday.com/2020/01/10/buildi

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

@trwnh i'm learning how to use this platform, because hopefully we will be able to interact with people not on facebook for our events etc!

we run beginner/intermediate tech events that include a lot of queer individuals

Mastodon @ SDF

"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko