Studio Ghibli just released a ton of free-to-use 1080p images from their films, which gives me hope that we’ll someday see these films come into the public domain.
This interview of Judith Butler is a master class on how to deconstruct loaded questions.
Slimbook Joins the elementary OS Retailer Program: https://blog.elementary.io/devices-slimbook/
all caps, tech blogs during dumpster fires
HOW THE HELL ARE THERE STILL SO MANY "HOW TO BE PRODUCTIVE" BLOG POSTS BEING PUBLISHED?!?
And to add insult to injury, most have no mention of the reality we are in.
Maybe I'll work up the motivation and make the time to write a "how not to be productive" post that will be on how to be at peace with reduced capacity and still be responsible to people relying on us.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders a mag of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders 50 mags of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders 0.746 mag of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders 10000 mags of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders a mag of pee.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders a tank of water.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders ahsbwhdheuc mag of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders /$&@"(&(: mag of beer.
A test engineer walks into a bar from drain, and leave by jumping out of the window.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orde
A thousand test engineers rush into a bar, and rush out.
A test engineer walks into a bar, orders 2"; DROP TABLE bar; mag of beer.
A test engine walks into the bar, punches tender's face.
A test engineer leaves the bar with satisfied face.
END OF STORY:
A client walks into the bar, orders a plate of pasta, the bar explodes.
Violence and care
"...be careful, they said, take care of the heart.
It still has to break
open again into a thousand different wounds.
It still has to know bullet after bullet after bullet."
-Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Wash the Blood Off Your Feet
(original: knife after knife after knife)
Mozilla has discontinued Firefox Send
On this 9th anniversary of #Occupy, with obsession over the presidency at a fever pitch, I'm especially grateful for its insistence that politics must come from us, not the false options of candidates.
colorado politics, police state
Those in the CO area, there's a rally at noon tomorrow (Saturday) at the Denver Capitol demanding that the charges be dropped.
This is a serious inflection point for this movement.
colorado politics, police state
Palantir Out of Colorado Community Pledge
We refuse to work with Palantir, which builds mission critical tech for ICE to terrorize our communities.
1) No concessions or tax breaks from local governments
2) No employee will sit on our non-profit, community, higher education or government board
3) No spot in our career fair
4) No donations, in-kind or direct (campaign, foundation, non-profit, government) will be accepted.
5) No working for Palantir
Not providing/removing power user features because "most users won't need it" is having causality *backwards*. Power user features are a space for your users to grow better in using your software (and more invested in it). Your users will never grow if you don't give them space in which to do so.
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!