Just built a (proto, toy, mini) testing DSL in ruby because... procrastination :P
@oreolek omg please let online advertising be a bubble that goes away soon! those corporate capitalists aren't getting their money's worth? boo hoo, sucks for them :'D
meanwhile ads and ad-focused design make the web a living hell for humans
Recently I came across the term “epistemicide,” the murder of knowledge. It was coined by Boaventura de Sousa Santos in his book “Epistemologies of the South: Justice against Epistemicide” (2014). → http://unescochair-cbrsr.org/pdf/resource/Epistemologies_of_the_South.pdf
“Unequal exchanges among cultures have always implied the death of the knowledge of the subordinated culture, hence the death of the social groups that possessed it.“
Spain and GitHub Are Blocking an App That Helped Protesters Organize
> As thousands of people protest in Barcelona, an app meant to organize activists was blocked by Github on request of the government.
My maths brain finds this calculation really useful to paint the big picture (obvs loads of detail and other elements missed, but sometimes I need some straightforward maths)
so we’re like 4-5 years away from irreversible planetary cooking point.
Just as crucially, everyone at the Times needs to understand how much danger we are in.
We have about 340 Gt of CO2 left to emit to have a 66% change to halt …
Capitalism: Communism would mean the death of ownership! Say goodbye to having any personal goods of your very own.
Also Capitalism: Sure, you have a right to what you own, but we never actually *sold* you a product, we merely provided a service/product on loan for which your payment has currently run out. *said about literally everything*
Hola #collagetober2019 vengo 1 día atrasade pero no importa, #8 .pensamiento. con ustedes <3
Can we please stop calling Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, etc ‘The online public square’? They’re ad companies. It is like calling a billboard ad a ’vertical public message’.... Pay for play, social media & search engines have created an online marketplace of ideas. Money talks ↘️
"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