My new university job really, really values giving talks and lectures.
So, I'm going to offer my services as a speaker or lecturer.
I've given talks at universities like Oregon, Texas, Calgary, and Alberta.
Obviously, I'm happy to do these via videoconference. DM me or email (robertwgehl at protonmail)
Hey, this is important: a free society requires a free form of communication that is secure and free from prying eyes.
Unknown to me until today, Join #XMPP tried to be an introductory gateway to XMPP, much like Joinmastodon does to the #Mastodon community. The owner, however, stopped maintaining the project and is looking for people to take up on it again. Check it out:
thread: share a screenshot of the earliest wayback machine capture of your personal website
Event in Prague coming ...!
DEPLATFORMIZATION, ETHICS & ALTERNATIVE SOCIAL MEDIA
symposium and workshop
Artycok.tv & Display Prague 25. - 26. 9. 2020
with Lidia Pereira, Christina Cochior, Dušan Barok, Liazon Wakest, John Hill, Nikola Brabcova, Hana Janeckova
Disponible sur Arte jusqu'au 15 octobre encore, le film de #VincentMeessen "Quelle que soit la longueur de la nuit" avec #OmarBlondinDiop #LéopoldSédarSenghor #Sénégal #LaChinoise #Godard #Nanterre, #Mai68 #France #Dakar #situationnisme #anticolonialisme #GeorgesPompidou et un peu d' #AntiqueOlive rouge dans le générique.
Available in AppStore, new features:
- working Voice/Video calls with Conversations
- support for MIX chat rooms
- message rectraction
- message correction
- quick reply
- improved PUSH notifications
- improved message sync with MAM:2
One of my favorite short articles by David #Graeber:
Caring too much. That's the curse of the working classes
The 'Decentralization Off The Shelf' project by SimplySecure is hosting a free workshop for #developers and #designers of #decentralized applications about useful design and interaction patterns for the specific UI & UX problems of #decentralized and #federated software. Perhaps interesting for #activitypub #xmpp #ssb devs?
Excellent paper by Sam Harnett on how tech media rhetoric paved the way for the affirmation of gig companies. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3668606 (h/t @rra)
In #Sweden there are tiny mushrooms that grow on pine needles and cones
I do projects on/with/about computers, networks, infrastructures. he/him
Welcome to post.lurk.org, an instance for discussions around cultural freedom, experimental, new media art, net and computational culture, and things like that.