Fucking pissed at white dudes in free software prioritizing exercising their free speech by showing "look, I can make jokes which affect people not like me" and then being like "free software is a movement for everyone"

Nobody has ever questioned whether *I* belong. But I've tried to bring in plenty of other people who left because they didn't feel welcome.

I believe in free software, I want it to be a movement for everyone. Most of these people would say "I do too".

SO FUCKING ACT LIKE IT.

Philip K. Dick Theorizes The Matrix in 1977, Declares That We Live in "A Computer-Programmed Reality" openculture.com/?p=84592 t.co/bjndPII3KB

The History of Spiritual Jazz: Hear a Transcendent 12-Hour Mix Featuring John Coltrane, Sun Ra, Herbie Hancock & More openculture.com/?p=1024445 t.co/ArHlztWz9H

First day of vacation. Weather report predicts 43 degrees celcius.

Download Issues of "Weird Tales" (1923-1954): The Pioneering Pulp Horror Magazine Features Original Stories by Lovecraft, Bradbury & Many More openculture.com/?p=1020636 t.co/iYNMxtpDEW

Setúbal, Portugal. 6:00 am. The sun hasen't rose.

Isaac Asimov Laments the “Cult of Ignorance” in the United States: A Short, Scathing Essay from 1980 bit.ly/2dXxuON t.co/0t82Q6jH0F

Andrei Tarkovsky's Message to Young People: "Learn to Be Alone," Enjoy Solitude goo.gl/03G9Eg t.co/VUIGoNzBVq

Thank you! More than 18.000 people and 151 organisations signed the "Public Money? Public Code!" letter!
But we won't stop here. Read about other achievements and the next steps in our shared mission: fsfe.org/news/2018/news-201807

Brands, businesses, influencers and power users will eventually join the fediverse. Why not embrace them? Its in our best interest to grow the fediverse.

I started a new suite of tools in June to support them. It was created with privacy in mind, you will only see public data insights and stats. Any user will be able to use this feature. After federation support is finished I will focus on this again!

Facebook put out a patent application for a face recognition system that will match your face in stores and correlate it with your social media profile to assign you a shopper trust level.

That's some seriously dystopian shit right there.

nytimes.com/2018/07/09/technol

Tabletopers and Boardgamers have these nice instances in Mastodon, tabletop.social and boardgames.social. That's really nice!

Hundreds of millions of emails are being scanned every day by the developers of Gmail apps. At Tutanota even our own developers can't read your emails. Switch now! 😉
wsj.com/articles/techs-dirty-s

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