Engineer working for Axiom.co. Previously I worked on Ubuntu Phone and doing multimedia/TV, almost all consumer electronics.
An Open Source advocate and Ubuntu member. Was a co-founder for Inkscape and now serve on its board.
I think that one mistake I made with my Twitter account was making it all technical, expect this to have more politics and other stuff.
Using 3d-printing to create replicas of oil paintings, very cool use of technology.
PROBLEM: Probably most of the work needs to be done at the state level, so that makes it basically 50x more expensive to do.
Weird that Apple delayed on the device ID permission prompt. Not sure what Instagram could say that would motivate Apple to change course. They're not going to remove it from the AppStore and they don't give money to Apple. — https://arstechnica.com/?p=1707648
The NYT noted "the giant retailer sets the benchmark for lower-wage workers." The US government has ceded authority on protecting low wage workers from exploitation to... Walmart. — https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/business/walmart-pay-raise.html
For Texas residents here is a good way to find out what will be on your ballot. Remember early voting has been extended so go early to allow for more social distancing at the polls. — https://feeds.texastribune.org/link/16799/13878529/texas-general-election-ballot
Corruption within ICE seems to be far reaching. Every investigation shows more, and now they're actively sabotaging the investigations. — https://feeds.texastribune.org/link/16799/13879665/ice-deport-witness-sexual-assault
So many hurricanes we're running out of names.
Hey, Trump likes things named after him, how about hurricanes?
Feel like disbarment should have a lower threshold than Twitter. — https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/rittenhouse-lawyer-kenosha-war/
Abuse of power, when stuff like this happens it makes peaceful protest less of a reasonable option. The police are escalating the situation here. — https://www.dallasobserver.com/news/pro-gainesville-organizers-released-on-bond-11940316
Comprehensive overview of the issues surrounding Reopening of schools during the COVID19 pandemic. — https://arstechnica.com/?p=1701134
Armed white men storm Idaho capital building while in legislative session, police magically figure out how to not use tear gas or rubber bullets, decide it is okay. — https://www.npr.org/2020/08/25/905785548/unmasked-protesters-push-past-police-into-idaho-lawmakers-session?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news
Collin County declares it has "no confidence" in Texas' tracking of COVID19. — https://starlocalmedia.com/allenamerican/collin-county-has-no-confidence-in-received-covid-19-data/article_1e083aca-e1cf-11ea-a2c0-a7a82fdd1941.html
"Vintage from before 2000" Kids these days!
Surprised how humanizing these pictures were and how interesting the final statements were. Some funny, some thoughtful, but all human. Hopefully moves some more folks to oppose the death penalty in the US. — https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-53758533
Plan to join us Sat., Aug. 15 for session 6 of Inkscape's Summer of Hackfest 2020 on Team Testing Day! Meet Inkscape's Bug Wranglers & Testing Team. Catch discussions on migration, blockers & action. See you Sat. at 16:00 UTC.
More Hackfest info: https://wiki.inkscape.org/wiki/index.php?title=Hackfest2020_Online
Pragmatic idealist. Building a company Axiom. Worked on Ubuntu Phone. Inkscape co-founder. Probably human.
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