@ChristinaO your letter came! :)
Let's play a game, to help some of the newcomers make connections: name subjects and topics that interest you but aren't in your profile, as tags so they are searchable. Then boost this post or repeat its instructions so others know to do the same.
Here's a good article on the RMS latest: https://www.wired.com/story/richard-stallman-and-the-fall-of-the-clueless-nerd/
Hey all, I'll be speaking at Radical Networks next month in NYC! My talk is about Border Gateway Protocol, the protocol that ties the Internet together. https://radicalnetworks.org
curl is 160,000 lines of code documented with 36,900 lines of man pages. Turns 21 years old this Wednesday. #curl21
Do you help run a federated or decentralised service in Europe -- or know someone who does? Please pass this link on. It's the application to meet politicians to discuss how the EU's copyright filters (Article 13/17) will be implemented. I worry about a backroom deal struck between Facebook/Google that excludes the next generation of open Net services: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/organisation-stakeholder-dialogue-application-article-17-directive-copyright-digital-single .. Please speak up!
Go now defaults to attempting to fetch code dependencies from a proxy operated by Google before getting it from source. This feels a bit weird. By default, you are basically leaking the names of your dependencies when you build code.
For those of you following along my main storyline on https://cosmic.voyage the Melchizedek crew has made a new and rather alarming discovery:
If you aren't following along, here's the complete logs for the Melchy:
If you're an author and would like to join us and write your own sci-fi adventures in our semi-collaborative space, check out how to join here:
Encrypted DNS could help close the biggest privacy gap on the Internet. Why are some groups fighting against it? | Electronic Frontier Foundation
Community generated conspiracy theories: The 1436 Files -- a public writing project. Check it out here: gopher://1436.ninja/1/1436_Files To participate: ssh firstname.lastname@example.org password is 1436
Watching this guy work is therapeutic. Old fashioned craftsmanship.
This ad is like a goddamn action movie. People are going to eat it up.
Reader of things.
"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