Just put in an #EMFCamp talk proposal about Aphantasia, because (a) submission were still open, (b) having to write one talk is apparently not enough, and (c) I'm an idiot.
With crypto crashing, hopefully to zero, we have a potential ~0.1 Gt-CO2 per year savings in greenhouse gas emissions on the table.
Cool. That’s 10,000x larger than all the world’s carbon capture technologies to date. And it could happen immediately.
OR, is anyone else working on this already?
Who out there in the #Fediverse would be interested in a federated 3d model hosting service, like a decentralised Thingiverse?
I'm building https://github.com/Floppy/van_dam as a personal self-hosted app to manage local files, but with I think a few changes it could also be a federated hosting tool, and my brain keeps thinking about having a go at making it speak #ActivityPub.
Thoughts, anyone? Worth a go?
Apple will now allow Blink and Gecko based browsers in iOS after lastest EU ruling.
Ruby job alert
Ruby devs! Check out this job with Energy Sparks, a lovely organisation that helps schools save energy, carbon, and money!
#OtD 9 May 2012 Vidal Sassoon, "anti-fascist warrior hairdresser" died aged 84. As a teenager in London he fought Oswald Mosley's fascists in the streets with his hairdressing scissors, as part of the militant 43 Group. Learn about the group in our pod: https://workingclasshistory.com/2020/02/17/e35-37-the-43-group/
Happy Europe Day!
I was born a member of Europe, and in my soul continue to be so 🇪🇺
UK local elections
And even if your local Tory councillor is “alright really”, they’re still propping up and covering for this mendacious failure of a government. Get them out.
UK local elections
If you’ve got a local election today, get down there and vote for whichever non-fash candidate is most likely to beat the Tories. Swallow that progressive infighting urge, and just #GetTheToriesOut !
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