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Tired: "men are too emotional to be leaders." *replicates the sexist assumption that unemotionality is always a superior trait and is inherently associated with dominance/authority.*

Wired: "Men aren't emotional enough to be leaders." *Hot take. Asserts the value of traits devalued by patriarchy. Radically re-envisions what leadership ought to look like. Doesn't throw men who experience positive emotions intensely under the bus for being insufficiently "in-control" (read: masculine).*

About to go EDI -> NOC, English pilot keeps saying "kuh-nock", the K is silent, sir =P

RT @jezdez@twitter.activitypub.actor
This is your regular reminder that the Django Software Foundation is running a fund raiser this year, it's at 93% of the 200,000 USD goal. There are many ways this money is used for: organizing sprints, financial aid, Django Girls support, Django fellows.

djangoproject.com/fundraising/

Police raid office of Brazil NGO linked to brigade that helped battle Amazon fires - theguardian.com/world/2019/nov has no shame, really, none...

Seems like the ukpolitics subreddit is scrubbing any mentions so far of the Prince Andrew interview on Newsnight...

#android #oneplus #oxygenOS 

jesus christ this post just rung my doorbell and punched me in the face when i answered

Moving from one android phone to another and bringing your data with you should really not be as difficult as I found it today =/

With this and AMP, Google is gradually erasing the line between googling something and actually visiting a website...

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5g nutjobs 

DevOps is designed to align motivation and risk - if you carry the pager for code you write, you're going to be responsible for the consequences of your code, and change your plans accordingly - but if we wanted to do this right for social media, the people actually writing the code would be spending a few days a month moderating content, too.

Listening to the human costs of content moderation, and it remains horrifying, and horrible. Facebook is outsourcing trauma for minimum wage.

Wait… when did WeWork buy Meetup.com? I guess we’d better start planning for that community resource being shuttered in a couple of months…

Do not use Microsoft Excel for important research

Microsoft Excel is malware

Thunderbird, Enigmail and OpenPGP - blog.mozilla.org/thunderbird/2 " future Thunderbird 78 release, planned for summer 2020, we will add built-in functionality for email encryption and digital signatures using the OpenPGP standard." great news

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