The commercial satellite industry poses a massive threat to astronomy research https://www.forbes.com/sites/jonathanocallaghan/2019/11/18/this-is-not-coolastronomers-despair-as-spacex-starlink-train-ruins-observation-of-nearby-galaxies/#711f688c6538
Some prominent digital rights orgs are trying to stop the sale of the .org registry to a private equity firm: https://savedotorg.org/
Is there any documentation on the *usage* of full text search for Mastodon instances that use it? There's plenty of documentation on how to install it but I mean from a user perspective. I'd like to know if there are advanced operators for things like time of post, or your basic AND/OR/NOT logic operators.
RT @🔒: There are parts of this piece that I agree with, but the notion that corporate diversity initiatives have sapped the capacity for class analysis among women and people of color in tech is demonstrably untrue. On the contrary: frustration with the limits of such initiatives have often served as a powerful catalyst for tech worker mobilizations that articulate themselves in class terms https://americanaffairsjournal.org/2019/11/the-characterless-opportunism-of-the-managerial-class/
Sweet Android will be switching to the mainline Linux kernel, which should massively improve the proprietary driver situation https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/11/google-outlines-plans-for-mainline-linux-kernel-support-in-android/
Hacking on a VR desktop inside of a VR desktop https://spacepub.space/videos/watch/f60bee0e-31d3-4aca-9e49-6fcdc87ad40d
Kawaii overload #AnimeNYC
If you're in NYC make sure to attend the @FreedomBoxFndn@twitter.com's hackathon tomorrow!
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