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@gc @kdsch

In the coop model, though, participants broker their own attention, instead of monetizing it?

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"I've already told you my name, and it meant nothing to you. Or rather, it meant the wrong thing.

Names are tricky that way. The best way to know someone is to have a conversation with them."

--Enoch Root to Randy Waterhouse in Neal Stephenson's Cryptonomicon.

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The point at which I begin to question anyone's rights of free association (which includes the right to pick whom *not* to associate with) is *very* close to the point at which that someone has sufficient heft to need being regulated (eg, de facto public utility w/ monopoly or monopsony power)

This is an instance of mastodon that runs on the platform. is a non-profit internet service provider based in Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

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Before you opine on someone else's mental health, and especially before you claim that their beliefs and their behaviors reveal Issues They Need To Deal With, ask yourself:

1) Am I a mental health professional, with the training and expertise that carries?
2) Has this person explicitly requested that I offer my opinion?
3) Have I actually studied this person thoroughly enough to make an informed opinion?

If the answer to *even one* of those is "no", then Don't Do It!

@jbob I'm excited about the FPGA work. Using FPGAs as general purpose computers are still inefficient power and area wise when compared to custom silicon implementing the same design. There are people working on open sourcing the design rules for silicon fabs. I'm hoping the FPGA work will be the rapid prototyping that can feed into completely open source silicon designs for mass production. What a wonderful ecosystem that could be.

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CrossFit decided Monday: "to deactivate all Facebook and Instagram pages indefinitely was fueled by growing data and privacy concerns with the social media giant..."

Dear paediatricians,

Try this.

well-paid 3-year PhD position in Bergen financed by the project Digitox: Intrusive media, ambivalent users and digital detox

Just started using OSM and StreetComplete today and getting an unreasonable amount of statisfaction from mapping out locations of benches and surface types of roads

Need help negotiating #OpenAccess publishing rights (or simply retaining your authorial rights) for your article? CARL just released an update of its Canadian Author Addendum to Publication Agreement along with two guides on using it. :OpenAccess:

RT there are 150+ articles in the #EthicalEdTech zotero group

folks are welcome to use or add!

I exported all my #Fedilab datas, uninstalled the Google Play app, reinstalled from @fdroidorg, imported my datas back and in a second all my accounts were back and perfectly working! That's amazing!,

Thank you a lot @tom79 to force me to switch, I also replaced many of my proprietary apps with FOSS alternatives and I'm fully satisfied! And thanks to #Fdroid community for this great tool!

#FOSSispoetry #FOSSdoesitbetter

Congrats to all authors!

Saw first hand how much work this was and big fan of the work, unquestionably earned!


We won the best paper award


The checkerboard pattern of the Mad Hatter tea room's patio is 7x9 instead of 8x8


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