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Anyone know anything about the history of the Participatory Culture Foundation?
It would be intriguing to discuss why they couldn't achieve their founding aspirations with their early free code projects; Downhill Battle, Broadcast Machine, Democracy Player/ Miro, VideoBomb? As well as what is similar and different about the PeerTube project:
I wrote a quick script to link #Owncast chats to #Matrix rooms (and vice versa)
Check it out here:
2020 was a record-braking year for data leaks.
That's why we do not collect any user data, and why you should be mindful that if you give yours it *will* eventually be leaked. (via @Canalys@twitter.com ) https://www.canalys.com/newsroom/cybersecurity-investment-2020
unsettling screenshot of a tory being interviewed from inside his own house
something chilling about the interior shown here, the environment a tory chooses to inhabit. crystal doorknob too high on the door. the door itself contains neoclassical pilars. a pillared fireplace made of chalk supports a crystal plinth for a milkwax candle, never burned. the candle is itself a neoclassical pillar. a crystal mirror reflects the edge of more chalk, more crystal. the walls are arsenic, coated in chalk.
Anxious-Affect3023: Electric car charging to start costing in Glasgow
A Critique of the Open Letter Calling for the Removal of RMS
(submitted by meribold)
I don't think the UK Cyber Security Council have commented yet. I do hope they are not trying to cover up this: https://www.revk.uk/2021/04/uk-cyber-security-council.html
I had one email from a marketing company asking to delete my blog, but also a news article about my blog was deleted too (reposted elsewhere).?!
GodotCon returns online for Godot Engine in July, submit your talk now https://www.gamingonlinux.com/2021/04/godotcon-returns-online-for-godot-engine-in-july-submit-your-talk-now #OpenSource #GameEngine #GameDev
My department (Glasgow Computing Science) is hiring a lot of new people:
- Responsible AI (x4)
- Socially Intelligent Tech
- Machine Learning
- Healthcare Tech (x3)
- Low Carbon Computing (x3)
- Software Eng
- Cyber Security (x1 Prof.)
I am leading the Low Carbon and Sustainable Computing theme.
📅 Deadline 26 April.
Two competing open letters were posted on GitHub towards the end of March, 2021. One of them voices support for Richard #Stallman, the other viciously attacks him and demands that he is kept out of leadership positions in any and all organizations. A simple #Python program can show you the popularity of each of the letters over time on a chart.
"I Like That The Boat Is Stuck" by Sarah Gailey is a far nicer read than you might assume from the title.
The UK’s new £50 note celebrates Alan Turing with lots of geeky Easter eggs
Job opportunity, UK, libraries & research data
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Full time, fixed term (2 years), salary from £23,250
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