📰 Looking forward to #follow your complementary or opposite views!
Low-tech Magazine refuses to assume that every problem has a high-tech solution.
"How and why I stopped buying new laptops" by Kris De Decker
"“The wealth from #automation is shared among the whole population. Investments in #education foster #critical #thinking, and artistic, scientific and technological creativity. New economic models favor #sustainability over growth.” But for anyone who has been watching the evolution of the internet, all of these outcomes feel deeply implausible. There’s no #bridge from here to there, no technological #process that must simply be miniaturized or scaled up or optimized to reach a #solution"
"Yesterday, the #BBC ran a story with the factually untrue headline, “#Cellebrite claimed to have cracked chat app’s #encryption.” This is false. Not only can Cellebrite not break #Signal encryption, but Cellebrite never even claimed to be able to" - moxi0 (2020) No, Cellebrite cannot 'break Signal encryption", Signal
"a straightforward method consisting of four elements: a customer value proposition, a profit formula, key resources, and key processes"
"What is the plot of your customer’s #story? What does your #customer need to achieve? How can he or she make that happen? And how does your business fit into your customer’s story?
Before you dress your #business #model up into its technical, official form, this is all it is, in essence: a story" - Wood M. (2020) Business Model Generation: How to Turn Your #Idea Into a #Plan, Starting a Small Business, JustBusiness
The new Pixelfed website is much nicer and will include a federated forum, new documentation site, translation platform and improved instance picker.
It was a lot of work to built everything from scratch, but we'll be able to provide a better experience across the Pixelfed ecosystem for admins, developers and users!
"#Classes provide a means of bundling #data and functionality together. Creating a new class creates a new #type of object, allowing new #instances of that type to be made. Each class instance can have #attributes attached to it for maintaining its state. Class instances can also have #methods (defined by its class) for modifying its state" - #Python (2020) Documentation, The Python Tutorial
"Early 2020, #Apple went even further than what #Mozilla supporters had asked for when it announced that it will give consumers the option to opt-out of tracking in each app, essentially turning off #IDFA and giving millions of consumers more privacy online (...) [Unfortunately] Apple did delay the implementation of its privacy-control features" - Mozilla (2020) Apple’s anti-tracking plans for iPhone, Campaigns
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