I wrote a thing.
Humans Have Bodies.
An open letter to my children as I watch them adapt to a new normal from spring, to summer, to fall.
Attack Surface Kickstarter Preview by Cory Docotorow.
In Mar 2019, the EU approved the new Copyright Directive by an absurdly slim margin (it passed by 5 votes and later 10 MEPs said they got confused and pressed the wrong button; due to procedural rules, despite an amended total showing a majority AGAINST, it still passed).
Specifically, the part that passed through this bureaucratic, incoherent nonsense was Article 13 (now confusingly called Article 17), which imposed a duty on online platforms to stop their users from infringing copyright.
That's our new logo on the learnwith subdomain. We're currently working on revamping our main site.
New and old logos attached!
Our co-op has been sending out a newsletter for years, but more recently has created free email-based courses around
1. Running effective online meetings
2. Working more openly
These are now under one roof after I've spent some time pulling them together this afternoon!
Thought Shrapnel is back up and I've upgraded the Digital Ocean droplet!
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of demand
Inside your pain are the things you care about most deeply
I've just updated the 'hire me!' page on my website:
I've followed some of the advice from Tom Critchlow and others* but further comments/suggestions very welcome on how to improve it!
The world needs less philanthropy and more equality
Just updated this page on the Outlandish website after some wordsmithing with the team:
I'd highly recommend it if you're interested in consent-based decision-making in your organisation.
I used to use Slideshare regularly to, well, share my slides from presentations.
For others who did likewise, you might want to check this out:
To be in process of change is not an evil, any more than to be the product of change is a good
We’re not even citizens, just independent contractors
I'm in another WG who want to use it, so we can define it in a W3C Rec. But we want a definition that the #activitypub community is also happy with.
"Don't explain your philosophy. Embody it." (Epictetus)
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