Just want to state my appreciation for all the journalists out there.
Oh hey, oTree has chat now!
Microsoft employees: "Drop the contract with ICE!"
Microsoft: bids on project to "increase lethality" of US military.
Voting won't save the world. But it's a lot easier to save the world if you have healthcare, education, a legal right to protest, net neutrality, and don't need to work 80 hours per week to survive.
What would you call a person whose friends are all friends with each other?
There's no federal (US) law against voting in 2 states. Many states prohibit voting twice in the same election. "Election" is legally ambiguous and could refer to a particular office. W/ the electoral college, votes are cast for state-level electors, not presidential candidates. It might be legal to vote for president in multiple states?
Friends who use or are interested in learning NetworkX. What are the features you find most useful? Most confusing/difficult?
US government and 30 major companies compromised by reliance on single hardware manufacturer. Crypto can't fix that. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-10-04/the-big-hack-how-china-used-a-tiny-chip-to-infiltrate-america-s-top-companies
Grad school is 90% rescheduling dentists appointments to attend academic events.
Reminder: the Supreme Court decided you can be denied a job based on your haircut.
Increasingly convinced that income inequality is driving housing prices. When some can easily afford 2+ residences, increasing supply does not reduce prices.
PhD candidate @ UMSI. Networks, decentralization, civic tech, cats, bad puns. YPSI Arbor SOUP. Past: Center for Civic Media, MIT Media Lab, i3 Detroit. he/him.
social.coop is a a coop-run corner of the fediverse, a cooperative and transparent approach to operating a social platform. We are currently closed to new memberships while we improve our internal processes and policies, and plan to re-open to new folks when that work is complete. [9/2/2018]