wants to invest in "The Fund provides investment-style funding for early-stage, technology solutions that address the most pressing challenges faced by children and young people", further "UNICEF requires that all code, content or hardware developed and tested be open source and be publicly available."... Great initiative! ungm.org/Public/Notice/82482

Republicans just introduced a "privacy protection" bill backed by Google and Facebook that's meant to preempt state legislation like California's and future regulation under a progressive administration techdirt.com/articles/20190116

Presented without comment (no but in all seriousness this is an awesome single-serving site that displays upcoming local snow fall) howmuchsnowamigoingtoget.com/

An-Arch-y is when the entire society runs Arch linux

Our linguists were so preoccupied with whether we could add the '-punk' suffix to everything, we didn't stop to ask if we should

quick someone photoshop this except as Baudrillard's McSimulacrum (via VersoBooks@birdsite)

This is so clever: a SCP vulnerability that uses terminal control characters to hide the names of malicious files being downloaded thehackernews.com/2019/01/scp-

I wonder if Ivanka Trump leading the search for the new World Bank president will turn out like that time Cheney lead the search for Bush's vice presidential running mate nytimes.com/2019/01/14/us/poli

OH: 'Creative works are not "protected" by copyright – they're *restricted* by copyright'

For its first four years, Wikipedia's homepage (which now asks you to select your language) only presented two options: English and "Everything else" -@CarwilBJ@twitter.com

RT 🔒 the reason that China's social networks aren't ruled by advertising is China has always rigorously protected their local markets. the Great Firewall was more about protecting domestic industries than censorship, which empirically has never been as effective as people say

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