Hello social.coop people,
I'm Alfonso, connecting from the Pyrenees, the mountains in the south of France.
Here in the Pyrenees, i've co-founded Lab Place, a maker and co-working space in a little village https://lab.place
I also take part in the international network Civicwise https://civicwise.org
Mastodon's 2 Year Anniversary: A retrospective
"Consider whether Facebook still deserves to host what you share."
Facebook mass deletes protest groups and pages.
Maybe think about not organising on Facebook?
More good news: Your Power Button Won’t Last Forever. "You’re close to becoming powerless over your phone, and it all has to do with the little “wake” button on its skinny right side."
https://medium.com/s/powertrip/your-power-button-wont-last-forever-dd746d482190 #plannedobsolescense #propietaryhardware
Microsoft just joined OIN and submitted their entire portfolio of 60,000 patents for any other member to use royalty-free: https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-open-sources-its-entire-patent-portfolio/
Seriously, restarting network interfaces: "I’ve been using Debian for over a decade, I recall being about to restart the network cleanly via an init script. Nowadays I don’t even know, every time I start searching I end up just rebooting and that works and I feel shitty about my life and humanity in general." https://www.reddit.com/r/debian/comments/7nw98g/seriously_restarting_network_interfaces/
"So what is a RAID array? Being here you probably have enough interest in computers to have heard of RAID but unless you are slightly obsessed with hard drive technology you probably haven’t learned much about it." https://www.alteeve.com/w/TLUG_Talk:_Storage_Technologies_and_Theory#RAID Good and sort explanation of #RAID arrays types
Does anyone know the differences between gdebi and "dpkg -i"? Why gdebi is recommended to install #RStudio and #R libraries? Some info here, but still... #Debian https://askubuntu.com/questions/621351/gdebi-vs-dpkg-how-does-gdebi-automatically-gets-missing-dependancies-can-i-u
But there is hope. The fight to keep technology free, fair and open isn't a destination, it's a journey. And we’re on our way up, not down, with every step we take. #IDAD https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/defeating-drm-hill-climbing-our-way-glory
"...los datos empoderan y dan herramientas a los ciudadanos para diseñar sus propios espacios." Alastair Parvin, fundador de WikiHouse, sobre el derecho a construir https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PL25CPkeu2LmJpcT0Wyjz-R44NC7xf-aVc&v=IF3EYsmu9C4
Google launches a search engine to index and find datasets https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17822562/google-dataset-search-service-scholar-scientific-journal-open-data-access
Interesante entrevista a Agustín Hernández Aja sobre vulnerabilidad urbana y exclusión residencial. Habla y explica desde estos conceptos fenómenos como la turistificación y la desregulación de la vivienda de alquiler https://www.eldiario.es/economia/vulnerabilidad-ciudades-espanolas_0_808769273.html
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]