I haven't done much on Leiningen in a while, but today I cut a 2.8.2 release: https://github.com/technomancy/leiningen/releases/tag/2.8.2
mostly just a long list of small things that were overdue to get out
Less than 19% of librsvg's code is in C now. https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/librsvg/graphs/master/charts
‘Your Apps Know Where You Were Last Night, and They’re Not Keeping It Secret’
“At least 75 companies receive anonymous, precise location data from apps whose users enable location services to get local news and weather or other information, The Times found. Several of those businesses claim to track up to 200 million mobile devices in the United States”
So we got this conference talk with the review team of the Decentralized Internet & Privacy Devroom and we thought that despite our efforts we did not attract enough female and non-binary #gendered speakers.
If you're a white make and proposed a talk in our #FOSDEM2019 devroom, please reach out to your community and find someone from an under-represented community to present your talk instead of you.
That requires humility and decentralization, and going against the trend at @fosdem
Today's the birthday of Grace Hopper, AKA "Amazing Grace." She was a computer scientist, programmer, and educator whose pioneering work on early computers and amiably no-nonsense attitude when teaching continues to inspire.
More info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grace_Hopper
I painted her once.
Mass surveillance around the world is growing. We have to fight for our right to privacy and freedom of speech! Here we explain how any backdoor would lessen security for all of us: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/why-a-backdoor-is-a-security-risk
once upon a time I got interviewed on The Setup (https://usesthis.com/interviews/phil.hagelberg/) but that was ages ago.
today I got an email from someone asking if I'd be interested in sharing what's changed since then, so I posted https://technomancy.us/gear
it's a bit self-indulgent but kind of fun to look back on I guess. part of me was surprised anyone was interested, but here it is anyway.
New episode of @librelounge is out! Episode 3: Hacker Culture, Past, Belonging and Inclusion https://librelounge.org/episodes/episode-3-hacker-culture-past-belonging-and-inclusion.html
There's a lot of interesting challenges discussed here. How can we have a community without a culture, but how can we have our culture without being exclusionary?
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