Just wrote a little bit about The Fediverse, The Federation, and their possible future together. #federation
Sigmund Freud Appears in Rare, Surviving Video & Audio Recorded During the 1930s. He died on this day in 1939.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/911776203241005056
Reminder that social.coop has a Matrix chat channel as well. Using the Riot web interface, it's kind of like Slack, but open source :).
Or kind of like IRC, but you don't have to set up your own bouncer to keep logs for when you're away, and the web interface is nicer.
I am 'Xirzon' over there:
« Free software activists should accept that software freedom is not an isolated issue, with its own, completely independent value set, but is just one aspect of a wider struggle for justice, and that we can never achieve full software justice under capitalism. Once freed from this isolated logic, the next obvious step is integrating it into our advocacy, critiques, and educational material. »
"The ‘Fair Trade’ Smartphone Now Has an Upgradeable, Modular Camera"
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/wjjkkw/the-fair-trade-smartphone-now-has-an-upgradeable-modular-camera #fairphone https://social.coop/media/ZzRCC9N3W5KocltiTPE
An interview with the people behind the social.coop Mastodon instance https://medium.com/open-collective/social-coop-a-cooperative-decentralized-social-network-c10980c9ed91
How the NSA identified Satoshi Nakamoto https://medium.com/@amuse/how-the-nsa-caught-satoshi-nakamoto-868affcef595 | https://lobste.rs/s/2cfkqx #person #privacy
A super-interesting new article by Robin Celikates: "Critique and resistance: Ethical, social‐theoretical, political? On Fabian Freyenhagen's Adorno's Practical Philosophy" #adorno #philosophy
Exciting work is being done by Pavan Karthik as part of #gsoc for #matrix support in #mozilla #thunderbird. If you are interested, there is a list of issues to monitor:
WOOHOO!!! We just hit our 1st #patreon goal $2500/m: pays for ½ a fulltime dev to work on Matrix! Thanks @VickySteevesemail@example.com Next goal: $5000! https://twitter.com/VickySteeves/status/901160644803801089
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BIG NEWS: We're super excited to preannounce the world's first ever Matrix-native smartphone: the Puri.sm Librem 5!! https://matrix.org/blog/2017/08/24/the-librem-5-from-purism-a-matrix-native-smartphone
The time has come: WIDGETS HAVE LANDED in Riot 0.12, with Jitsi-based video confs, final Rich Text Editor & more!! 🎉🎊https://matrix.org/blog/2017/08/23/introducing-matrix-widgets/