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Going to be doing some markdown with my pupils today... Using this tutorial site... markdowntutorial.com

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If anyone is able to test and feedback (windows only atm) on this early concept prototype from a student project that would be awesome.

crowence.itch.io/asynchronous-

"The ultimate objective for the project has always been a million cores in a single computer for real time brain modelling applications"

manchester.ac.uk/discover/news

H/T @epilepticrabbit

My stepson has released a song written with Guy Garvey for the film Dead In A Week released in a few days... Come On Through

youtu.be/sg2RrwwNkZg

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Ubuntu 18.04 - Just "installed" OpenShot video editor upgrade (which resolves playback issues when editing clips) using AppImage method rather than the Ubuntu Software version. AppImage is pretty cool. itsfoss.com/use-appimage-linux

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Hello Federation.

We are happy to announce that we are finished basic federation support and will be merging it along with several new features this week.

It may take a few more weeks to iron out all the bugs, but we are confident from the tests we have done that it is ready for production use!

For the latest updates, star or watch the GitHub repo, github.com/pixelfed/pixelfed

"The Usable Privacy Policy Project develops techniques to semi-automatically analyze privacy policies with crowdsourcing, natural language processing, and machine learning." explore.usableprivacy.org/

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@mmin

I saw @daibarnes sharing our website (thank you!), but we also have a community and is one of our important Humane Design tech topics for the near future.

We are at community.humanetech.com and just started building out our presence, with more projects to come.

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@mmin Thanks for mentioning Awful ! I've added it to github.com/engagingspaces/awes

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Hi fediverse!

I'm teaching a class on technology ethics from a future perspective next week and want students to discuss real-life cases of tech and ethical questions in small groups. Does anyone have good suggestions for cases, especially beyond obvious ones like Cambridge Analytica?

#technology #ethics #future

Changed my Android phone to 'reading mode' so everything is in greyscale. Settings >> Display >> Reading mode >> On. Is that the same on all androids or is it just OnePlus? Wondering how the absence of 16 million colours will alter my relationship to my phone.

This is an awesome idea and product. One use plastics recycled to be used to create shoes that allow your feet to behave naturally. vivobarefoot.com/uk/blog/july-

"Use your emotions as a reminder. Strong emotions should become a trigger for your new fact-checking habit. Every time content you want to share makes you feel rage, laughter, ridicule, or even a heartwarming buzz, spend 30 seconds fact-checking." t.co/N9UzbmIOR3

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We will be testing ActivityPub federation on a public instance this weekend.

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We made contact! The first federated communication between pixelfed instances was made today.

We will be making an announcement tomorrow!

"I have a such a stressful job that the only way I can get it out of my mind is by running hard" Alan Turing, 1947

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