#Iran: #internet access has been cut off in several cities in the province of #Khozestan, where major popular protests are currently taking [email protected][email protected] denounces a clear desire to limit, or even censor, any independent information from this region!
The internet will let you search for the most absurd idea you can come up with, quickly have it validated, and get connected with a bubble of people who believe it.
We have tribes with their own competing narratives of how the world works as opposed to a single shared reality.
We must constantly reexamine our theory of the world and adjust it based on how well it matches what we observe. When our model lacks predictive power then we our understanding of the world becomes divorced from reality.
Debian bullseye reaches final milestone and is now fully frozen! https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2021/07/msg00002.html
List of Free Software CAD Resources
Sharing is very appreciated.
Open Source Architecture Community
Your own 3D parametric modeler
The infamous 3D animation modeler, can be used in workflow with CADs (see OSArch)
Use Blender for CAD Purposes (see OSArch)
Lego, Bricks, and GNU GPL
Just published Google lawsuit evidence indicates that like always retained users' location data, even if disabled in user interface, to the extent that its own employees flashed LineageOS on their phones to avoid tracking. Full thread on https://twitter.com/jason_kint/status/1398353211220807682
Do you use LibreOffice?
Please help share.
Please tell your purposes with #LibreOffice in the comments.
looking for a remote software intern!
Projects such as #GCC, #glibc, & gnulib are considering ending #copyright assignment to #FSF. We urge everyone to think carefully what this means for the future of #copyleft, #GPL enforcement, and the software freedom of downstream users. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2021/jun/30/who-should-own-foss-copyrights/
New episode of @fossandcrafts on "Gender and Sexuality, A Personal Perspective" https://fossandcrafts.org/episodes/30-gender-sexuality-personal-perspective.html
I talk about being nonbinary trans-femme and @mlemweb talks about being demisexual.
Sharing experiences is good... though a motivator for this episode (for me) is also that much of my work is public (ActivityPub, etc) and easily found. A "stealth" transition isn't an option for me without disconnecting from my past work.
So here it is, out in the open.
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