I'm wasted at this job.
I am a student at heart. I love to study and learn. If I am not learning, I am bored. It's that simple.
I would really rather spend all my time researching, speculating and experimenting.
I also love to just sit and watch how systems work. If I didn't have to "do whatever I have to do to earn money to pay rent and buy food" - I would literally just sit around and think about how all these systems work (and how to make them work better)
I want to start a food garden, but it's against the rules where I live. How do I grow food secretly? #gardening
The Federation of Democratic Instances (FeDI) is growing!
we had THREE yesterday, two the day before, and wouldn't you know it - there'll be 2 again today.
Each time it's anything from 30 min to 2-and-a-half-hours 🤨
3 hardware kill switches for Librem 5 Linux smartphone.
These three physical switches would disable cameras/microphone, WiFi/Bluetooth, and the cellular baseband on this upcoming privacy-minded smartphone from Purism.
When all three hardware kill switches are activated, it also triggers a "lockdown" mode. The lockdown mode will also disable various sensors on the device.
Forget Everything You Think (Thought, Will Think?) You Know About Time - Carlo Rovelli's Fascinating Hour-Long Lecture On The Nature Of Time http://nautil.us/blog/-forget-everything-you-think-you-know-about-time
– “permanent surveillance”
– “massive data scraping” under the guise of fighting climate change
– privatization of our cities
– #Alphabet/#Google keeps all the data
Green paradise or data-stealing dystopia? Toronto smart city sparks debate https://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-cities-privacy-feature/green-paradise-or-data-stealing-dystopia-toronto-smart-city-sparks-debate-idUSKBN1QS25E
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa offers online climate risk profiling tool https://www.itweb.co.za/content/mQwkoM6Kmkdq3r9A
there is no spoon