A pretty stellar line up in these Conversations with Gamechangers
Cooperation Jackson, Aborîya Jin in Rojava, Grassroots Liberation in Nairobi, Zameen Prapti Sangharsh in the Punjab region, and @guerrillamediacollective
"A series of conversations with radical grass-roots solidarity economy organisations across the world who are breaking new ground in their own contexts while building power in their communities."
Any recommendations for masto-twitter cross-posting service? Tried this one
but it said fosstodon was blocked on it?
Listening to this: https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/afternoons/audio/2018847654/using-technology-to-give-voices-back-to-asl-sufferers on RNZ I'm struck how wrong it is that this work is being done with a profit motive. Rather than improving things for people suffering pretty horrible disabilities, it's seems focused on improving bottom lines for shareholders. 1/2
Spent better part of a day trying to automate scraping & downloading 80+ xlsx sheets of govt stats only to be frustrated at every turn by inconsistent file & url naming conventions.
The code wouldn't have been reusable. Ended up doing it manually in under an hour. Then went for a beer. Not sure if it was deserved but it was needed
Help poison the data Big Tech uses to surveil you. Demand change. https://trib.al/XwJdBmx
#caturday one day late.... Her new favourite position. Watching the comings and goings in the street
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Interesting news today! Google Analytics is illegal according to the French DPA 👀
I've now updated our post on this situation: https://plausible.io/blog/google-analytics-illegal
Managed to catch these movie gems during my covid isolation so far:
Ill Partita (The Match) - funny story with great characters about a crunch match for amateur team Sporting Roma. A must for any football fan. Tragic & hilarious
Out of the Furnace - blockbuster revenge narrative with Springsteen-like commentary on life for the working poor in USA. Sad but gripping
Check them out if you're looking for a good way to spend a couple hours
My intro to docker has been setting up a shared calendar for my coop using radicale and nginx as reverse-proxy.
Had a struggle & little sleep over last 3 days but got there in the end!
Now to dockerize the shit out of our production sites and services. Good to learn a new thing & hoping it'll streamline our maintenance work
tech coop member based in ireland. bit of software development, devops & sysadmin
came late to free software - previously union & community organiser
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