Today's Free Software landscape is less about lawyering and slugging it out in the courts and more about connecting with other commons-related movements.


I've been on Mastodon over at
social.weho.st/@dazinism
I'm based in the UK and into food, land, tech and people collaborating to manage them.
I'm involved in a few projects -

ourfieldproject.org/ 40 people using online tools to collaborate managing a field

travellingtoolbox.org.uk/ is a mobile hackspace/workshop set up to help environmental & community projects build & fix tools and infrastructure

farmhack.org/wiki/soilhack-wik Soilhack is a peer 2 peer learning network

#Fediverse: I created `Cloud Firewall` addon. Block connections to big 5 tech clouds based on IP address ranges they own. If a site/page/resource IP matches a bundled list of IP address ranges, it's blocked

It's not a hosts/filterlist type "ad tracker blocker".

It's "firewall" - looks at IP address of URL bar and 1p/3p resources.

gitlab.com/gkrishnaks/cloud-fi

Also listed on #HumaneTech Awesome list. #CloudFirewall #SurveillanceCapitalism #Cloud #Privacy #Security #Decentralization

Pics:๐Ÿ–ฅ ๐Ÿ“ฑ

sometimes math feels like a pain in the ass, sometimes it feels like very very very sleeepy

While [Microsoft] has previously licensed tech to the US Military, it has never crossed the line into weapons development,โ€ the letter states. โ€œWith this contract, it does. The application of HoloLens within the IVAS system is designed to help people kill.
theguardian.com/technology/201

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