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Welp, you can now watch me delivering the talk about why I think federated package management is what we should do. Ulp.

I'm struggling with some code in case you know how forces work in v5 and have a minute to help:

I need 'a custom version of the force' 🧙

To me FALC should be more like the Anarresti society in Le Guin's The Dispossessed, but I guess I glossed over the 'luxury' part.

📄 Review of Aaron Bastani's ‘Fully Automated Luxury Communism: A Manifesto’ forthcoming on Verso Books.

Climate, communism and the Age of Affluence?

Good summary of the techno-solutionist stance at the core of FALC. In-vitro meat? asteroid mining? Elon fucking Musk, are you serious?! I guess it was easy enough to see coming, but I did not.

I gave a keynote at the Mixit conference in Lyon last night:
'Hyperland, a scam in n-dimensions' my adaptation of 'Flatland, a romance of many dimensions' to talk about data and machine learning.
Full write up coming soon.

Many thanks @ingrid and
for letting me borrow their diagrams.

the original Flatland:
Burrington's Theory of scamming:
Anthony's diagram of the vectorialist class:

#NowItsPersonal looks nice and simple for some quick diagramming at first, but then you try to export what you made as vectors and it's actually a 🔥 pile of 🗑️ .

OK, let's try to make this happen (again).

Enter THE POLL'S DILEMMA 2: Pareto Edition!

You can:

- vote
- boost
- reply with strategy and overview of the situation
- wait 7 days to see the results

exhibition promo 

🕳️ ⛏️ Here is a list of the Best Days to Dig Holes for the next 30 days as published in the Farmers' Almanac.

12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th

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