In the 90s there was an indie internet project called Hyperreal¹ that revolved around (and was quite essential to) the rave scene – providing web hosting and running a bunch of regional and topical mailing lists. It was how a lot of stuff was organized and discussed back then.
It warms my heart to see that the site is still online and most of the old RealAudio DJ sets², drum-machine scans³ and psychoactive lore are still usable.
Cabal, the open-source & p2p group chat I've worked on with friends, is in a quadratic funding pilot experiment run by Open Collective!
What that means for us, as an example: for every 10 USD donated, we get a total of 83 USD
boosts appreciated 🖤
@n8 Is there a nice way to browse specimens (ideally with various filters) and install?
#Call for text line contributions: https://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/1154218/1294325
Send me your notes and thoughts on 'waiting'. What are you waiting for, is that waiting hopeful, or anxious, or incurious?
A hybrid piece with an online Mastodon bot form via @kontakt ; and a physical installation form at Reagenz Graz.
@cmos4040 Yes papi! Freestylee!
(and if you do a set, can you try to record it?)
China's ISCAS to build 2,000 #RISCV laptops by the end of 2022
why on earth? well, as convenient as music streaming and electronic music libraries are, stacks of heterogenous artworks and edge labels are a much better platform for navigation, selection and appreciation- at a certain scale. larger scales than just the stuff you care about and you get a storage issue.
@danburzo Sounds nice! We are also collecting a lot of elderflower these days. Do you have a fizz recipe?
'L'invisible' by Julien Berthier
Reducing Poverty can Lower Energy Demand.
"Ironically, for most households, it is easier to obtain a mobile phone than a clean, nonpolluting fuel for cooking. Therefore, measuring progress via household income leads to an incomplete understanding of poverty and its deprivations."
Activating Captions: an online exhibition of audio-video work that "critically engages with captioning as a singular artistic form of expression." ... All works accessible online until 7 June.
@rra Also, cool to see that groups are working on the fedi. Moving from celebrity-based to topic-based models of discourse could be a great shift.
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