You can read their draft at https://techautonomy.org/ , watch their talk from debconf: https://debconf20.debconf.org/talks/97-introducing-the-principles-of-digital-autonomy/ ,and interview with @FLOSSWeekly: https://twit.tv/shows/floss-weekly/episodes/597
i'm retiring an older collaborative project that never quite got off the ground... BUT in doing so we're releasing the tiles we drew for it into the creative commons. 281 free, hand-drawn isometric tiles, to use in your projects:
"...there's certainly a lot to enjoy in #GNOME3dot38..." having fun recording with Mike Tarantino!
haha hearing that epic sued apple and assuming at first they must be talking about Electronic Privacy Information Center #DigitalRightsGeek
When putting the data together for the announcement that Conservancy is winding down its involvement in PyPy, I was so impressed that over the years @conservancy paid 9 contractors over $220k to work on PyPy! Thanks Simon Cross, @ehashman & Jean-Paul Calderone for helping as volunteers to steer the most recent batch of contracts!
Did you miss the Principles of Digital Autonomy talk given by @o0karen0o and Molly de Blanc at #hopeconf this past weekend? No problem, it's already been posted so you can watch it now. https://archive.org/details/hopeconf2020/20200801_1600_Principles_of_Digital_Autonomy.mp4
Against strong recommendations by @WHO@twitter.com, #Denmark does not publish their #Corona tracing app as #FreeSoftware. This is counterproductive: keeping the app proprietary eliminates transparency, effective reviews and trust.
Our extended UN open source family is growing. Looking for someone with an #OpenSource dev background but it's not a coding role.
If this #job looks interesting to anyone let me know and I can connect you to the right people. Or feel free to share with others.
Announcing ActivityPub Conf 2020!
Following a successful inaugural conference in 2019, we have expanded APConf 2020 to a four day event that will occur entirely on line via Big Blue Button!
The CFP is open through July 8 at: https://conf.activitypub.rocks/#cfp
We invite proposals for birds of a feather topics and 30- 60 minute talks related to ActivityPub. Register online (https://conf.activitypub.rocks/#register) or feel free to email us with questions (email@example.com )
This coming Thursday, our Executive Director @o0karen0o will be presenting at Vent-Con about medical devices and software freedom. #osventcon https://medium.com/@RobertLeeRead/vent-con-2020-an-open-source-ventilator-conference-19879c53cca4
Watching this in preparation for today's @conservancy IRC chat in 45m!
I got to talk about using Karen powers for good!
Every Thursday afternoon at 2pm Eastern/6pm UTC, we're meeting to chat. This week we're welcoming @keynote2k
aka Tony Sebro who delivered a most excellent keynote at #CopyleftConf in February. https://archive.org/details/copyleftconf2020-sebro
Join us this Thursday at 2pm ET/6pm UTC where will be discussing the excellent keynote given by Tony Sebro at #CopyleftConf this year. He'll also be joining us in chat if you've got questions. See you Thursday! https://archive.org/details/copyleftconf2020-sebro
Bradley and I recorded an episode of the Free as in Freedom Podcast at @SeaGL. It was much fun, and now feels all the more precious that it happened at all. We've posted the "live-on-tape" show:
Free in 3 hours? @conservancy
will be holding our weekly social chat! https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/mar/12/virtualchat/ #FreeSoftwareAdjacent #YouAreNotAlone
Conservancy has been a 100% remote organization for over 5 years and we thought it might be helpful to share some of the free software tools that we use to do our work. Questions welcome!
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!