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Today on Hacker News: Developer discovers his product is a hit in India with users of a $20 featurephone. He manipulates them into trolling a competitor, intentionally delivers a faulty product, aggressively monetizes, and expands to Africa.
So, colonialism, but on the Internet.
We must do better than that. We have a responsibility to treat all people with respect, and to be worthy of their trust.
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"This, really, is the American idea: that prosperity and justice do not exist in tension, but flow from each other."
Is that elementary OS in that screenshot?? https://signal.org/blog/standalone-signal-desktop/ @elementary
Signal now available as a standalone desktop app: https://signal.org/blog/standalone-signal-desktop/
My new tutorial: Build your skills in IoT development by developing a Healthy Habits Tracker https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/library/iot-lp201-build-skills-iot-health-app/index.html?ca=drs-
"...the web app receives real push notifications, making it almost indistinguishable from a native mobile app."
Hell yes. Progressive web apps are happening!!
Reading: Basic concepts of grid layout
MailChimp's call to action game is strong. https://mastodon.xyz/media/BrgBny_UtNnMZBKgAcs
I bet there's a great backstory here. https://mastodon.xyz/media/XqUP6AJAJTZhs9lWEJE
The newly-launched https://labs.loc.gov/ looks so cool. Crowdsourced captions! Storytelling experiments! All the APIs!
One benefit of working from home: I got to meet potato chip squirrel. https://mastodon.xyz/media/Awp9T-Do1TPl-5kYTT8
"As designers, it’s important to be mindful of how much attention we’re demanding from users and why we’re demanding that attention in the first place."
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