Are you as surprised as I am to find out that the founder of 8chan is now designing libre fonts? github.com/ctrlcctrlv/

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RT @maxbraun@twitter.com
What happens if you train a GAN on the @eBoyArts database? Infinite pixel nightmares, that's what.
twitter.com/maxbraun/status/11

Inspired by a presentation by @aiscarvalho and @rlafuente, we ask you: supposing these 3 terms describe the same thing, which one would you prefer?

France's largest free software organisation @Framasoft has just launched a crowdfunding campaign for an open federated events tool, Mobilizon:

joinmobilizon.org/en/

Mobilizon would replace Facebook Events and similar closed services.

It would use ActivityPub, so people would be able to organise events on the Fediverse.

You can also follow its Mastodon account here:

@mobilizon

#Mobilizon #DeleteFacebook #Events #Alternatives #Fediverse

Shell script for collating/imposing a one-sheet mini zine layout from a 8-pages PDF document, using the Open Source command line tool pdfjam:

#!/bin/sh

input_pdf=$1
output_pdf="mini_zine-$input_pdf"

pdfjam --angle '180' --outfile /dev/stdout -- $input_pdf 1,8,7,6 | pdfjam --nup '4x2' --landscape --frame 'false' --outfile $output_pdf -- /dev/stdin - $input_pdf 2-5

inspiring use of automation for empowering citizens through existing laws (and loopholes) - browse the thread
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RT @jbrowder1@twitter.com
Big news! You can now sue anyone (in all 50 U.S states and 3,000 counties), fight corporations and beat bureaucracy with the DoNotPay App! All 15 of the new products are completely free. (1/15) donotpay.com/app
twitter.com/jbrowder1/status/1

wanting to get into adversarial machine learning just so i can change my job title of "computer illusionist"

me: what do you see in this picture?

computer: a river

me after changing 5 pixels: what do you see now

computer: A TIGER THAT IS MAGIC HOW DID YOU DO THAT

Since requests for help seem to work here, let's try a geeky one:

Dear friends, is there any newb-friendly alternative to VirtualBox? I really like VM's but don't like Oracle at all. What do you use for virtual machines?

I'm sad to see that the institutions that force me to have a google account are schools

"Julian Assange 'further arrested' on behalf of the US after extradition request"

theguardian.com/media/live/201

To all who doubted the threat of extradition to the US... what are you going to do now?

#FreeAssange

@KnowPresent
When you got the $, you can afford to outsource your screen time. Saw the word "screenless" and thought of you: nytimes.com/2019/04/10/opinion

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On a demandé à ma mère de donner les noms des personnages de Smash, voilà ce qu'elle a répondu

Do yourself a favor and avoid non-free #fonts in all #FreeSoftware projects. It is a pain to build upon work without having access to those fonts later.

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