@Krita 4.0 is here!
A new brush set from @davidrevoy SVG support on vector layers, combined brushes, Python scripting and the spanking new Colorize Mask Tool makes this one of the most exciting releases yet.
The economist Joseph Stiglitz explains why he thinks the late Milton Friedman's ideas have contributed to rising inequality in the US http://uk.businessinsider.com/joseph-stiglitz-milton-friedman-capitalism-theories-2018-3?r=US&IR=T via @wallabagapp
KDE Connect now lets you use your computer's keyboard to type on your phone, reply to Whatsapp messages directly from Plasma, blacklist numbers from which you don't want to see notifications on your desktop, and more.
Find out what else is new at https://nicolasfella.wordpress.com/2018/03/20/kde-connect-state-of-the-union/
"Whistleblower describes how firm linked to former Trump adviser Steve Bannon compiled user data to target and manipulate American voters"
Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach → https://www.theguardian.com/news/2018/mar/17/cambridge-analytica-facebook-influence-us-election
The #Tech Industry’s War on Kids – How #psychology is being used as a weapon against #children
Jordan Peterson’s popularity is the sign of a deeply impoverished political and intellectual landscape… – The Intellectual We Deserve → https://www.currentaffairs.org/2018/03/the-intellectual-we-deserve
"The inventor of the world wide web warns over concentration of power among a few companies ‘controlling which ideas are shared’"
Tim Berners-Lee: we must regulate tech firms to prevent 'weaponised' web → https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/mar/11/tim-berners-lee-tech-companies-regulations
Aliens to Earthlings... 😂
Our #Akademy2018 call for speakers closes tomorrow at midnight. There's still time to submit your proposal!
You can talk about your favorite KDE applications, tell us how Plasma improved your workflow (and your life :)), or speak about your experiences as a KDE contributor.
More ideas and instructions here:
"The South African city plans to shut off the taps to 4 million people. But it's just one of many cities around the world facing a future with too little water."
Why Cape Town Is Running Out of Water, and Who’s Next → https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/cape-town-running-out-of-water-drought-taps-shutoff-other-cities/