Microsoft is reading every single one of your... →
3liza: Article translated from Russian. German For open alternatives, try Ekiga or Jitsi.
ForDariusJedberg: Doing what is right, or... →
m4lb00: http://vimeo.com/60093875 Please watch this lecture by Lawrence Lessig on Aaron’s Laws - Law and Justice in the Digital Age. It is a really moving address about our obligation to try to do what is right for humanity. It is about the need to reform dumb law. It is about how we can honour…
On a trip to Paris, I recently had the same shocked realization that Andrea...– Masters and Slaves: ‘Sugar in the Blood,’ by Andrea Stuart (via thefemaletyrant) My favourite thing ever is how many Europeans go on about how America’s ‘race problem’ is just so weird and they can’t wrap their heads around it because they don’t have a racist history like that. Um. (via...
RIP Adobe →
claytoncubitt: “Up to now, customers had perpetual access by paying a single fee for Adobe’s Creative Suite. From next month, continuing access to the programs, either individually or as a whole, will demand a monthly fee.” See also. YAY! I love when commercial companies alienate their user base and give people the perfect opportunity to jump onto the open source bandwagon. Time for everyone...
Man is an animal suspended in webs of significance he himself has spun. I take...– Clifford Geertz (via ohmothernature)
Words I think we need
kiriamaya: steptomegetburntliketoast: rhazade-waterbender: radiantbutterfly: Schrodinger’s Douchebag: One who makes douchebag statements, particularly sexist, racist or otherwise bigoted ones, then decides whether they were “just joking” or dead serious based on whether other people in the group approve or not. Permission to use it? OH MY GOD YES.