EU's ECT allows fossil fuel corps to sue governments for implementing green policies. Abolishing the treaty is a no brainer, but some EU countries are still on the fence.
Sign the petition and #EndFossilFuelProtection, less than 200k signatures missing!
The #openSUSE #community is looking for people who would like to help with the communication and marketing of current and future #projects. Find out how you can help. https://news.opensuse.org/2022/06/15/community-aims-to-grow-comms-marketing-team/
Internet Explorer is finally dead https://honeypot.net/post/internet-explorer-finally-dead/
I was working the night shift at a motel while going to school during the day, when my parents saw a help wanted ad for a local ISP. This was in the late 90s when public use of the Internet was starting to take off, and that sounded like a lot more fun than balancing books every night.
It was. Although I technically worked in tech support, at least at first, in a small shop everyone [...]
Hey everybody, I'm in the process of starting the data collection part of my thesis on Why people are Joining Mastodon. I'm looking for people who would be interested in participating in an interview to share their experiences about their time on the platform. If you want to
participate or have any advice (which I really appreciate) please dm me. Thank you all very much!
China puts out ‘most detailed’ map of the moon’s surface https://www.scmp.com/news/china/science/article/3181256/china-puts-moons-surface-most-detailed-map-yet
A short summary of #PureOS changes for June: https://source.puri.sm/Librem5/librem5-base/-/wikis/PureOS-June-2022 :
Looking at the LaMDA transcripts and reading the replies is amazing. So many people are stating confidently that it’s clear that this machine is not sentient because 1) it occasionally rambles or says things that don’t make sense 2) the human was trying to steer it back to the point 3) it learned how to assemble language from looking at language
1) have you ever talked to a human?
2) that’s literally how conversations work
3) how the fuck do you think anyone learns anything?!?
Holy moly. There's a very large Humble Bundle collection of Star Trek books up for grabs. Shipyard texts, a cocktail book, and much more.
$628 worth of stuff, and you can get it...for much less :o.