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Notes From An Emergency

Notes From An Emergency by Maciej Ceglowski ...their software and algorithms affect the lives of billions of people. Decisions about how this software works are not under any kind of democratic control. In the best case, they are being made by idealistic young people in California with imperfect knowledge of life in a faraway place like Germany. In the worst case, they are simply being read out of a black-box algorithm trained on God knows what data. This is a…

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I’m linking to you

Sourland Mountain, Scott Kelby Photo Walk

Let Me Link to You by Kicks Condor (kickscondor.com) I guess I’m caught in my filter bubble again. After #DeleteFacebook, maybe you went back to your bicycle and your Polaroid camera. But maybe you’re out there still—can I still find you? Hey, I have an idea! Just tell me where you’re at. A link to your personal blog or home page or whatever it is. Hi, @kickscondor thank you for the invitation. I promise I won’t have too many low-key…

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General IndieWeb

Daniel Goldsmith’s reply to Sebastian Greger by Daniel Goldsmith I find it incredible that the Telemedia Act, as enacted, claimed to be an implementation of Directive 2000/31/EC - the e-commerce directive - and yet appears to primarily be in use as a method of rent-seeking by unscrupulous individuals. The scope of the Directive (and thus the intended scope of implementing laws) is on the sale and supply of goods and services in the online sphere. Secondly, and having said the…

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Specialty Post Kinds

Manually adding a new post kind to the Post Kinds Plugin for WordPress by Chris Aldrich (Chris Aldrich | BoffoSocko) Naturally, some people may want to display particular exotic kinds which might not extend to the broader public. A chicken post type certainly falls under this umbrella as I wouldn’t expect that other than for novelty, obsessive IndieWeb post kinds completeness, or for a very small handful of specialized farming, juggling, or comedy websites that anyone else in their right…

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