Okay, that was unexpected: https://vorpus.org/blog/why-im-not-collaborating-with-kenneth-reitz/ #Python #requests #trio
Am Montag den 6. Mai ab 18 Uhr findet unser erster offener Abend statt. Kommt vorbei uns lernt uns kennen!
This is both a very thoughtful and informative talk about modern reactivity in the browser, and a BRILLIANT demo of Svelte. Wow. Great pacing, explanation of concepts, and gorgeous demos. Brilliant, really.
discussion of addiction & abuse, twitter link
fUCK this thread is so good, I've read it 3x this morning. I wish I could write anything that made someone feel like this and think this deeply.
also this is such a reflection of my conversations with spouse, a huge comedy fan who grew up with an alcoholic, drug addicted, abusive, (and now many years in recovery), father
Sexism killed the British computing industry https://logicmag.io/05-how-to-kill-your-tech-industry
And it’s not doing the US’s any favours now.
anti-abortionist adjacent, Nathan W Pyle
Elaborate #longread on the case of Nathan W Pyle (the author of the cute alien comics who is carefully close to Pro Life movements) and musings about how to deal with such blurry situations in times where sharing translates to money.
milkshake ducking, anti-choice, abortion, birdsite link
Everyone loves Strange Planet, the quirky aliens who refer to everyday things in charming terms!
*several days later*
We regret to inform you that the creator of Strange Planet is an anti-choice march-for-lifer.
"Things about Relationships I wish someone told me about" by Jaiden Animations
YES! THIS! YES!
“We built a world where I could hit an emergency alarm button and walk off at my stop, feeling like I just saved this girl’s life, who didn’t need saving, without losing a minute of my day, if I wanted to. We built a world for convenience, not community.”
In case you missed it: Erynn Brook wrote about the time when she helped a girl who was about to have a seizure: http://www.erynnbrook.com/the-girl-on-the-train/
Oh my goodness I've just learned a thing about The Matrix that causes it to make a lot more sense: In the original script the humans were used as neural network compute clusters by the Machines and as a crucial component of The Matrix itself.
Which is why humans who were aware of the simulation could control aspects of The Matrix - their minds were part of its foundation.
Unfortunately the test audiences had trouble understanding this concept so the studio changed the human role to "batteries".
Playing around with a different logo design with lighter colors.
Inspired by the Astroneer badges (https://www.fangamer.com/products/astroneer-sticker-pack), which is a great game.
Also available in crispy svg https://rash.codes/files/datenobservatorium2-badge.svg
Wir haben vom Social Impact Lab ein Stipendium bekommen! Für uns eine super Möglichkeit unsere Ideen zu verbessern und an uns zu arbeiten. Wir konnten nicht nur die Jury sondern auch das Publikum für unser Konzept begeistern.
We got a stipend from the Social Impact Lab! A cool opportunity for us to work on ourselves and our ideas. We not only convinced the jury but also the audience.
shackspace-appointed webhipster princess. Caring about user experience. Likes it when the pixels align.
chaos.social - because anarchy is much more fun with friends.
chaos.social is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
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The primary instance languages are German and English.