Next UK general election is on ❄️ Dec 12 ❄️
You need to be registered to vote by Nov 26 — that's 11days from now! 🚨
You can vote if over 18 and:
- you are a UK citizen (you don't need to be in the UK!)
- you are an EU citizen in the UK
- you are a 'qualifying Commonwealth citizen'
Eligibility details ➡️ https://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/voter/register-vote-and-update-your-details)
Also, because the UK uses first-past-the-post voting (💩) you may want to look at what other people typically vote to not 'waste' yours: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:United_Kingdom_Parliamentary_constituencies_established_in_1997
kitchen knife/couteau de cuisine
Turns out I've passed the last few weekens learning how to sharpen a knife and I've finally reached a point I'm pretty proud of ^w^
Also, that's a dummy kitchen knife for training that my mother gave me, I have way better knifes, this one is a not-so-bad-stainless-steel
(it's still not PURFECT but that's really changed my life as someone who do cooking everyday) (I only do that for kitchen knife, I have an aversion for anything that looks too much like a weapon)
The fallacy of techno-solutionism
This presentation was fantastic. It's great to hear someone talking about the things I've complained about until I'm blue in the face...and no one seems to care about.
This is the talk I live-tooted about two weeks ago, it's finally online as of a few days ago.
Nanjala Nyabola - Where Do Broken Rights Go?
Tech is creating human rights challenges, and making it more expensive to be poor. Fight back, damn it!
You can find most of the things linked from this article: https://flak.tedunangst.com/post/ActivityPub-as-it-has-been-understood
Hellloooo a bunch of people I know would like to understand #activityPub better.
We have a varying amount of more-than-zero web-tech understanding.
Any recommendation for a good introduction presentation we can watch together?
@douginamug it was a kind of cybermanifesto (or a collection of texts from various authors) capturing the feel of the early 90s "cyberculture".
It was built on Hypercard for the Mac, and you can still experience it (in emulated form) here https://archive.org/details/BeyondCyberpunkMacintosh
Or just read the "expanded" version on http://www.streettech.com/bcp/ ;)
Mobilizon : lifting the veil on the beta release
Mobilizon is an alternative to Facebook groups and events. After a successful crowdfunding, it is time we gave you a taste of this software and updated you
Why plate chrome when you could just use stainless steel?
Answer me that, producers of things in the 80's which are now corroded to nothing.
How good is this picture?
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