“software developers should not be afraid to mix, match, and layer protocols” https://blog.datproject.org/2019/03/22/three-protocols-and-a-future-of-the-decentralized-internet/
In Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the OS and most of the apps were open-source.
In the new Android 9 Pie Go, every app is a proprietary Google app. The only surveillance "opt out" mechanism I can see right now with this phone is smashing it with a hammer.
This OS is most prevalent in the sub $100 smartphone category.
Tech companies are selling digital privacy as a premium product to the rich. Others have to accept surveillance as the price to pay for digital services. This new normal is dystopian.
Very cool. This tune by Gina Été is like Radiohead meets Neue Deutsche Welle https://song.link/i/1452476217
Moved my personal Pixelfed instance to Spacebear hosting (where you also can get your own Peertube instance) https://app.spacebear.ee
😂 Salvatore Ganacci - Horse (Official Music Video) https://invidio.us/watch?v=NkRkuI0ZgX0
Big fan of the song.link service, so it was time to support them by paying for a custom link to "Hades" https://song.link/hades
"Few people posting photos on Instagram are aware that they may be revealing their mental health status to anyone with the right computational power." https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/21/opinion/computational-inference.html
Made the artwork before the tune is ready 🤷♂️ https://soundcloud.com/redemptiondub/hades
Rage yoga https://rageyoga.com
Love the dark mode so much I added a subtle, but hopefully discoverable, manual switch for browsers that doesn't support prefers-color-scheme. 😎
This journal looked like a bug in my code for the open access info autocomplete search box. "return" 😂 https://link.springer.com/journal/41964
Web developer and medical librarian. Disc golfer and craft beer geek. Tinnitus troubled. Father of two. Stockholm, Sweden.
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