Web shit weekly is on fire this week. "Hackernews wrestles with their value judgments; their firm stance as bootlickers for megacorporations has finally crashed headlong into their equally firm belief that programmers should never be held to any legal or moral standards." — http://n-gate.com/hackernews/2020/10/31/0/
Polling of younger Americans on why they couldn't vote, seems like a good list of things to fix if we want Democracy to grow and flourish. — https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/why-younger-americans-dont-vote-more-often-no-its-not-apathy/
I want to see an interview with the scientist who caught three wasps alive and tied tracking devices on them with dental floss. That is crazy. — https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-54681723
While they probably didn't commit a crime, this should be criminal. Intimidating a black church on a Sunday. If any of the flags flown at this "rally" are ones you believe in, realize the company you keep. — https://www.dallasobserver.com/music/friendship-west-baptist-church-blue-lives-matter-posed-as-blm-rally-11932334
Okay, fine, I'll be excited about a reboot. Animaniacs is exactly what it would take. — https://arstechnica.com/?p=1716251
A great society comes down to trust in one another. — https://eand.co/the-new-leaders-of-the-21st-century-8512d029552?source=rss----9b4cc1c6abbd---4
Pretty good explanation why wearing masks & keeping distance are a good thing.
Same thing applies to computer/internet security, btw.
Mixed thoughts on whether I'd like to meet a "Slack super-fan" that would want these shoes. — http://feeds.fastcompany.com/~r/fastcodesign/feed/~3/M9pNY1quPfg/would-you-wear-a-slack-branded-sneaker-cole-haan-just-made-one
Some sad personal stories of families effected by the pandemic. — https://www.dallasobserver.com/news/dallas-family-dead-coronavirus-no-hoax-11948126
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
Pragmatic idealist. Building a company Axiom. Worked on Ubuntu Phone. Inkscape co-founder. Probably human.
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