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@mheiber, @effye and myself have just sent the news about this instance to the whole company. So, expect a lot of newcomers.

And to all , welcome .


📣 La France est condamnée suite à l'initiative de l'Affaire du siècle 👏

👉 L’État est reconnu coupable d'inaction climatique pour réparer le préjudice écologique !

🤔 Que va faire le gouvernement français ?
Les "mesurettes" ne sont plus une option 👉 #LoiClimat

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New paper on the role of 'high-socioeconomic-status people' in the climate crisis

Spoiler: It has a lot to do with their highly polluting habits like flying – but also with social and political power they have.


I love it when someone puts the whole company in copy of an email or shares a document with everyone by mistake. I feel for that person having to mail everyone again to apologize for the mistake.

It happened to me once. I sent an email to 8000 people with just this message: 'asdf'.

Friends contacted me by chat asking if I was trolling everyone.

Edward Snowden and Max Schrems live: a discussion about data protection in times of mass data surveillance by the USA
Register here:

Question on video call etiquette:

What should a smoker do when joining a video call and feel the urge to light a cigarette?

Or more on point: GitHub is building an AirTable clone just to manage issues.

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Google Suite 

- Google Chat: Hey Look, I can open Google Docs in the chat app. See, now you have side by side your chat and the doc opened.
- Me: fine. Could be interesting to use.
- Google Chat: Oh wait, there are comments in the doc. We can't show them to you. You need to open the doc in a different tab.
- .Me: ...

👉"Given that 10hrs of flying can add a metric ton of carbon to the atmosphere... experts generally agree that reducing carbon emissions in the first place is better than retroactively offsetting them."
#NetZero #Offsets #STAYGROUNDED🙅‍♀️

@judeswae according to this page that's only true for unsigned apps that check their own integrity. Not for regular unsigned apps.

I haven't been running Macos since Snow Leopard, but unless that's changed recently I can vouch for their support page to be correct.

Within the eco-system, software is doomed.

Unless your binaries are signed and certified by $APPL, Mac users will have to jump hoops to get it running on their system.

On top of that, if your software accepts incoming connections from the outside, you’ll have to tell the to authorize connection, every time you run the software. E.v.e.r.y.t.i.m.e. (Unless you disable that firewall)

just released the Responsible tech playbook. Check it out.

"The Responsible tech playbook is a collection of tools, methods, and frameworks that help you to assess, model and mitigate values and risks of the software you are creating with a special emphasis on the impact of your work on the individual and society."

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