Want to help provide desperately-needed medical devices during the COVID-19 pandemic? We want to get you connected. Learn more about the HACKERS and HOSPITALS initiative: https://u.fsf.org/30v
Bradley and I recorded an episode of the Free as in Freedom Podcast at @SeaGL. It was much fun, and now feels all the more precious that it happened at all. We've posted the "live-on-tape" show:
It's Jitsi time! https://blogs.harvard.edu/doc/2020/03/27/zoom/
iFixit is crowdsourcing repair information for hospital equipment
We'll once again be meeting up in IRC this week for FOSS companionship, see you in two hours! #conservancy on freenode. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/mar/12/virtualchat/
Conservancy has been a 100% remote organization for over 5 years and we thought it might be helpful to share some of the free software tools that we use to do our work. Questions welcome!
I donated whole blood Saturday and I heard from the blood center folks overall, the call for donations worked! https://komonews.com/news/coronavirus/coronavirus-outbreak-cripples-local-blood-supply . This was a good excuse to get back on a regular schedule for donating whole blood or blood components.
Here's my awesome team!
"On this #EmployeeAppreciationDay we're celebrating our incredible #engineering team. They help save lives by creating tools that #surgeons use to move the needle on performance and be the best they can possibly be. Thanks for your positive impact to help improve patient outcomes."
BREAKING: We’ve confirmed that the Ring doorbell app on Android covertly shares personally identifiable information on its users with third-party companies, including Facebook.
Cool machine learning research by a colleague of mine: https://alexandersimes.com/machine/learning/docker/pose/estimation/2020/01/02/pose-estimation.html
"If Apple were a country..."
Learn #python and #datascience (or volunteer to mentor) at the sixth "Community Data Science Workshops" in #Seattle in January/February! Register before noon Sunday January 12 at: https://wiki.communitydata.science/Community_Data_Science_Workshops_(Winter_2020)
Feeling like you want to put some money towards something that matters? Invest in software freedom today -- and get your gift doubled! https://sfconservancy.org/news/2019/nov/25/match2019/
Going to be seeing friends and/or family this week and wondering if you should talk with them about software freedom? We asked some of our #freesoftware pals for advice! (Thanks Alice, @mako @meonkeys Eric and Abby!) https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2019/dec/23/friendsandfamily/