The beautiful and the awful and the great Factoid comics -- an altar call for your Sunday from @philklay: https://theamericanscholar.org/tales-of-war-and-redemption/
Nakamoto wanted to create a system for #payments that would circumvent governments, bankers, and corporations. Instead, Bitcoin is now a get-rich-quick scheme that retains none of the exciting, anarchist features it proposed and has created a secondary #economy with financial shenanigans that mirror the ones that led to the global financial crisis."
Now that @Pocket (closed source, fairly conventional ToS) is owned by @mozilla, should I stick with buggy @wallabagapp or switch over? Is open sourcing and an end to adware coming? Too bad, because I just paid for wallabag.it again before it stopped working.
Sell sell sell!
Ooh, @fair_coop has a pretty new website: fair.coop.
It's helpful to have reports on the #DisruptJ20 trials coming from someone who knows police and judicial overreach firsthand, @NYCCamp: https://indypendent.org/2017/11/disrupt-j20-defendants-stand-trial/
I take it as a compliment and sign of at least marginally increasing virtue that I've started getting increasingly frequent emails from FB trying to lure me with random updates.
How is it that people never put dates on their fancy PDF reports? How is that not standard?
"(...) This is essentially a way of using a secure instant messaging protocol called XMPP, better known as Jabber, to communicate over voice and text from an anonymous phone number. JMP is the first phase of the Sopranica network. The next phase—called WOM—will create the physical infrastructure for the cell network with a community radio network."
In the cashless society, how does one give money to someone in need, someone without a venmo account?
I've found myself with a different attitude towards expiration dates since becoming a food #coop owner. Whereas in an extractive store I'd always look for the freshest of any perishable food, now I find myself picking the oldest one that I'll be able to consume in time in an effort to prevent waste.
Today there was quite a bit of milk on its last day (and also at 1/2 price), so I decided it was a good day to make some fresh mozzarella
Today I'm on hallowed ground in Lafayette, CO, where IWW member miners were killed standing for the cooperative commonwealth.
Love how the Android autocorrect picks "AMD" over "and." Geeks.
Gotta respect super popular blogs that still use the default WordPress theme from years and years ago that have a "meta" section on the sidebar