The latest security update has hit - lists.debian.org/debian-securi

Only buster users need to update as stretch did not contain the vulnerable code (yay?).

Privacy is a right - not an earned privileged. Read more about how the proposed EARN IT Act would threaten that right in my column in the latest Spartan Daily: issuu.com/spartandaily/docs/sd (page 2)

“I love free software because it empowers people (Lydia Pintscher).”

The second installment of my Spartan Daily tech column, Binary Bombshells, is out! I discuss design flaws in Twitter that lead to harassment and how Mastodon addresses some of them: sjsunews.com/article/binary-bo

The first installment of my new tech column "Binary Bombshells" in the Spartan Daily is out - give it a read: sjsunews.com/article/binary-bo

My accomplishment for this week is acing the Cybersecurity category, including the two triple stumpers that none of the s got right!

j-archive.com/showgame.php?gam

A few months late, but we started rewriting HTTP links to use HTTPS automatically on Wikimedia sites based on the HSTS preload list: blog.legoktm.com/2019/12/28/au

Next steps: there will be a survey for unmoderated feedback that will go to the entire CSU.

Elsevier negotiations are proprietary, but updates will be on the library website.

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Next steps: there will be a survey for unmoderated feedback that will go to the entire CSU.

Elsevier negotiations are proprietary, but updates will be on the library website.

Audience member: We need to fix the system. In 3 years, we're going to be back here. Need a paradigm shift.

Let's just publish our own journal.

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Florida negotiated a smaller package, though FSU opted out.

Presenter thinks SUNYs are still negotiating.

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"We're going to play hardball with them" -- Library dean

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UCs prepared for about 2 years to walk away from the contract. CSU is on a much more accelerated timeline.

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There are three major players in California. UC (pulled out), CSU (negotiating), and SCELC, which is endorsing/supporting the UC pull out (islab.gseis.ucla.edu/2019/09/2)

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Process note: this is the first public forum held in the CSUs. Other campuses are looking to see how our forum goes.

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Professor (different one): Looking at journals isn't about looking up a specific article, it's like browsing a library shelf and picking out what you're interested by. Need to be able to browse through journals.

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Professor: Graduate students will feel the impact now for lack of content. Undergrad students won't feel the impact until ~5 years from now.

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Library dean: I would love that if tomorrow, libraries were funded to just take over production.

Elsevier has a 40% profit margin. What kind of industry has that kind of profit margin??

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