I guess this year we find the techbro Halloween parties and dress up as Codes of Conduct to scare the shit out of them.
Hello! My talk from CornCon 2018 is now online. It is called "The history of cron" and is given in the character of a man who gradually realizes he is not speaking at CronCon, a conference about the UNIX time-based scheduling software, but rather at CornCon, a conference about the popular grain known as "maize" in many parts of the world.
Chrome is a Google Service that happens to include a Browser Engine https://ha.x0r.be/posts/chrome-is-a-google-service/
Well, that escalated quickly:
" #MagicLeap Inc. is pushing to land a contract with the U.S. Army to build augmented-reality devices for soldiers to use on combat missions"
Search the databases of Trump political appointees' resumes and discover their undisclosed conflicts of interest
Check out this event hosted by @privacylab next week.
They'll be using #FreedomBox to explore "hidden services" for chat and filesharing.
Graphic CC BY-SA 4.0 Sean O'Brien
One of the projects I worked on this year is out! :)
It's Notable Women, an AR app coming out of a collaboration between Google Creative Labs and Nexus Studios.
I was the only fulltime developer on the mobile app, so the code is 90% me.
"As privacy scholars and advocates concerned with human rights, we write to express our dismay with the decision to have Palantir as a platinum sponsor for the Amsterdam Privacy Conference (APC).
The presence of Palantir as a sponsor of this conference legitimizes the company’s practices and gives it the opportunity to position itself as part of the agenda. This is deeply problematic and extremely regrettable."
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"How Capitalist Utopia Became Everyone Else’s Dystopia"
There's a lot of cool stuff in inkscape upcoming 1.0 release: http://wiki.inkscape.org/wiki/index.php/Release_notes/1.0
Programming isn't about what you know; it's about what you can figure out.
Every great developer you know got there by solving problems they were unqualified to solve until they actually did it.
I'm hosting the #HardwareHackLab tonight. Come try the #MagicLeap if you are in the neighborhood.
We're at 99 Madison ave, #NYC
Cool Chrome DevTools tips and tricks you wish you knew already https://medium.freecodecamp.org/cool-chrome-devtools-tips-and-tricks-you-wish-you-knew-already-f54f65df88d2
TIL Markdown is a markup language.
Personal account: @xuv
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