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Hello people,

I'm Alfonso, connecting from the Pyrenees, the mountains in the south of France.

I'm a developer and architect interested in to build free digital ecosystem attached to territories.

Here in the Pyrenees, i've co-founded Lab Place, a maker and co-working space in a little village

I also take part in the international network Civicwise

Google is projected to bring tens of thousands of jobs to San Jose, California. And Mayor Sam Liccardo says the company agreed to fees on development to help fund affordable housing.

Calling all #Fediverse admins of instances in the #EU. The #CopyrightDirective is coming, we need to show the MEPs how massively the EU Internets will be affected.

We are preparing a list of all EU-based #Pleroma, #Mastodon, #GNUSocial, #Peertube, #Funkwhale, and any other instances.

Please *contact me*. All I need is the domain name, which EU Member State it's located in, and the rough topic of the instance. Approximate user count welcome, but not necessary.

Please help. This is important.

The City of the Future Is a Data-Collection Machine about the plan for Quayside Toronto by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs and its real-estate partner, Waterfront Toronto

Atlas des chartes des urbains Rendre visibles les mécanismes de gouvernance des communs urbains et apprendre de l'expérience de la co-production du droit. Partager les tactiques de l'agir en commun (commoning) en milieu urbain

okay i love you all but why would facebook conspire to create a viral thing like
#PubertyHitMeLike / #pubertychallange / #10yearchallenge for the data if they already have a decade+ of profile pictures for millions of users?

"There isn’t some global corporate conspiracy to get you to post a photo of yourself from the old days and today. There has been a global corporate conspiracy to get you to post everything about yourself, continuously, for the past 15 years"

The Warnock's Dilemma. Why a community doesn't seem to be actively responding to an issue interesting thoughts while applying lazy consensus

Leaflet Data Visualization Framework to produce maps with data visualization. never used but promising...

Newtown Tool Library. Why buy and store tools when we can share! real sharing economy

A year of Tumblr activity, before and after the removal of porn

Linux Sucks 2018. Linux is getting more bloated, more Microsoft-y, more Corporate-y and less Linux-y

Les espaces partagés vélos/piétons c'est une manœuvre du lobby des bagnoles pour leur permettre d'avoir des voies rien que pour elles.
Demander aux vélos de ne pas rouler trop vite pour ne pas gêner les piéton·ne·s, c'est un moyen de rendre le trajet en vélo plus contraignant, donc mons attractif.
Personnellement tant qu'il n'y a pas d'interdiction formelle, je continue à rouler en vélo de préférence sur la chaussée plutôt que sur le trottoir.


Google moved 20 *billions* Euros to Bermuda in 2017.

#TaxEvasion #FuckOffGoogle

"La presse néerlandaise a révélé le 2 janvier que Google avait transféré 19,9 milliards d'euros vers le paradis fiscal des Bermudes en 2017" … via @MarianneleMag

Show more is 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]