A long time ago I asked The Guardian app makers if they could disable all ad code and trackers for subscribers. They now have a screen in their app to turn trackers off. More apps should do this. #privacy
To cut the deficit they’ll cut our throats,
To balance the budgets they will break our bones,
For their own benefit they’ll crush our hope,
Why don’t they just gas the polling chambers as we line up to vote.
'You Us and They' by Cassels
🔗 Links 🔗 of 🔗 the 🔗 Week 🔗
I added a new blog post to the old blog. My links of the week.
#brexit 🇬🇧 🇪🇺
Taking a #PeoplesVote is still asking the public to answer a question around a document that they haven't read.
If you think I'm going to read 129 pages of legalese to make an informed decision on a #brexit withdrawal agreement then you'd be wrong. I'm more of a visual person.
And that was the issue with the initial vote; the public don't really understand the magnitude of the decision they are making.
@lychee Websites that need autoplaying video:
- Video hosting sites
Websites that definitely do not need autoplaying video:
- News websites
I feel a trend
Of course, "cooler" is relatively subjective. I just meant... slicker, in my eyes and experience.
I wish I knew how to code enough to take #pinafore and make it cooler.
I will toot the same thing in a few years but replace the word "cats" with "kids",
@archtoasty I are list format:
💬 Adam Buxton podcast
💻 Chips with Everything
🏙️ The Urbanist
☮️ On Being
⚛️ Stuff you should know
All the above publish regularly. If you want some series-based ones, then there's:
🚀 The Habitat
I am the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family. You are welcome to taste the fruits of my labour. 💅
Also @matt 👈
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