@ImmersSpace is an #ActivityPub federated social network for the #ImmersiveWeb and #VR where we give creators control over their income, give users ownership of their data, and put the community in charge https://medium.com/immers-space/lets-save-the-metaverse-b37cb5de9ff4
chicago politics, racism
I've devoted a lot of time to understanding the criminal punishment system in an effort to destroy it and replace it with better things, and I still come across brain-breaking sentences sometimes.
In a city that is 50% white and 30% Black,
"Just 3.5% of the approximately 5,500 residential search warrants served by Chicago police officers between 2017 and 2020 targeted white Chicagoans, according to the report from the inspector general’s office."
I have convinced Deb that Aleister is an appropriate middle name for the baby. I've dreamt of this day for years, but I never expected it to actually happen
US FINALLY shamed into backing vaccine waivers, & their pharma megacorp shares plummet. If it wasn't for China and Russia & other counter-hegemon embarrassing the West by waiving IP rights early & getting vaccines to poorer countries, US would've kept letting millions die of covid in Global South for CEO billions.
hey all, here's a new computer thing I made! it's called the Nonsense Laboratory, and it's a series of weird little tools for manipulating the spelling and sound of words with machine learning: https://artsexperiments.withgoogle.com/nonsense-laboratory/
it's part of a series of projects launched yesterday showing the outcomes of the Artists + Machine Intelligence grant program, which you can learn more about here: https://experiments.withgoogle.com/ami-grants
Hey immersive web folks,
Running a one-day event about all of WebXR development is somewhat impossible because there's so much going on.
I'm hosting an open town hall *this Sunday* to discuss which topics and voices should to be heard in the WebXR Developer Summit on May 25th.
Sucks that crytpo has completely co-opted the term "decentralized"
Guess I'll just only use "federated" from now on for discussing @activitypub
the final product ... i'm so giddy right now 😭 https://twitter.com/statisticiann/status/1387454947143426049
We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings
Follows welcome except Nazis/TERFs
Cooperate all the things!
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!