Ok, I now have permission to talk about this project in full and in public. I'm working with Alan Kay to build six replicas* of a Xerox PARC Alto display for use in a museum exhibit**. Visitors will see a real Alto and then walk over to one of the replicas to futz with Smalltalk '78***.
Here's a nice writeup of a different project that rejuvenated an actual Alto.
- Digitalisierung verkackt
- Solarstrombranche zerstört
- Windenergieausbau sabotiert
- Fossil-Abhängigkeit gefördert
- Verkehrswende verhindert
- Rechtsextremismus wachsen lassen
Oder wie die ehemalige Selfie-Beauftragte der Merkel-Regierung es nennt: "16 verdammt gute Jahre"!
Carl Sagan testified before Congress in 1985 on climate change. Can you imagine if they had listened to him?
Looks like the #crypto bros have to sell their Rolexes 🤣 😂 🤣
The Dirty Carbon Secret Behind Solid State Memory Drives
Solid state drives use far less power than hard disc drives. But a new study unexpectedly reveals that their lifetime carbon footprint is much higher than their hard disc cousins, raising difficult questions for the computer industry
Sample for the difference between "open source documentation" and "free documentation": documentation under http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/ is probably open source but you are not allowed to change it. With http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/ you can read the source and use and change it.
reading that thread to the end: You're basically screwed unless you manage to make a significant splash on social media.
So exercising your rights is about to become a popularity contest? Bright future.
You know all those roombas that used 3D laser scanners to map your rooms to better vacuum?
Well they belong to Amazon now.
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