new paper: « Building the Universal Archive of Source Code » https://cacm.acm.org/magazines/2018/10/231366-building-the-universal-archive-of-source-code/fulltext ← our manifesto for software source code preservation at @SWHeritage . On @CACMmag with @rdicosmo & @JFAbramatic
New personal best on half-marathon: 1h49m17s at @SemiParis (avg. pace ~5m10s/km). Very nice run, despite the rainy weather (again!). #running
The Final Version of the EU's Copyright Directive Is the Worst One Yet https://boingboing.net/2019/02/13/the-final-version-of-the-eus.html
the #Python governance change is a really nice example of self-determination (or, re-determination, in this case) for #FOSS communities: https://lwn.net/SubscriberLink/777997/35bf4ee1d97a46d8/ via @lwnnet (which you should support for the great journalism they do, btw ☺)
RIP Mario Gerla. I had the pleasure of attend one of his classes back in 2004 on wifi LANs/PANs as a PhD student. Thanks for all the fish! https://www.corriere.it/tecnologia/19_febbraio_10/morto-mario-gerla-informatico-italiano-f9aba960-2d2e-11e9-9137-8c3ab066961d.shtml
« There's No Good Reason to Trust #Blockchain Technology » https://www.wired.com/story/theres-no-good-reason-to-trust-blockchain-technology/?mbid=social_twitter_onsiteshare via @WIRED
A #Copyleftconf abbiamo partecipato a un'interessante sessione sull'applicazione delle licenze #CreativeCommons nei tribunali USA.
Alcuni autori si fanno sentire, altri forse esagerano, come balanciare i vari interessi e intervenire in modo efficace?
holy cannoli this session on #copyleft litigation is so much fun. Great moderators, impressive audienc…
the Cryptographic Autonomy #License—still in draft, but already an interesting experiment on "maximal" #copyleft—is also available as a Git repo here https://github.com/VanL/cryptographic-autonomy-license cc: @vanlindberg
in aggiunta a quanto riportato nell'articolo, #ANAC sta quindi pure violando la licenza di #GlobaLeaks, avendolo abusivamente distribuito sotto un'altra licenza #waytogo
« Corruzione, #OpenWhistleblowing è stata un’occasione mancata » https://www.ilfattoquotidiano.it/2019/02/04/corruzione-openwhistleblowing-e-stata-unoccasione-mancata/4944067/ via @fattoquotidiano
wi-fi on #Thalys train is shit again. Phew. I was starting to worry.
« How [IT employees of large corporations] Can Help Counter Misinformation and Other Social Harms » https://defusingdis.info/2019/01/24/how-technologists-can-help-counter-misinformation-and-other-social-harms/
« What is #PeerTube » https://peertube.fr/videos/watch/9c9de5e8-0a1e-484a-b099-e80766180a6d — Federated (#ActivityPub) video streaming platform using P2P (BitTorrent) directly in the web browser with WebTorrent and Angular
“Public Money? Public Code!", a policy brochure published by @firstname.lastname@example.org
"Why should governments develop Free Software? Where is Free Software already generating benefits in the public sector?"
Tolkien Ecology in Tending the Digital Commons https://iasc-culture.org/THR/THR_article_2018_Spring_Jacobs.php#.XEYeRpGGRQ8.twitter via The Hedgehog Review
The @CNIL restricted committee imposes a financial penalty of 50 Million euros against @google http://www.cnil.fr/en/cnils-restricted-committee-imposes-financial-penalty-50-million-euros-against-google-llc
oh the irony ! audiovisual and sport sectors lobbyists are now arguing against #article13 of the #copyrightreform because it will *strengthen* the power of online content sharing platforms https://juliareda.eu/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Audiovisual-and-Sports-on-Value-Gap.pdf welcome to the light side, "friends"
Thieves of Experience: How Google and Facebook Corrupted Capitalism https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/thieves-of-experience-how-google-and-facebook-corrupted-capitalism/ via @lareviewofbooks
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