I made my first firefox extension!
It adds a handy button to your toolbar for surfing sites on the #merveilles webring.
You can install it from here: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/merveilles-webring-surfer/
and you can read the source here: https://github.com/aadilayub/webring-extension
The #scuttlebutt app that I helped work on in my own small was has a new release out:
Check it out!
Scuttlebutt is a #p2p social network that is offline first and has a great community of people from all over the world.
100% this. CAPTCHAs test you on American road signs, American transport, English phrases. It is neo-colonial as fuck.
Have been using this for a week on my work laptop. It's crazy how close it gets to making Firefox look identical to Chrome
The torrent for the final PDF and all the source/assets files of FLOSS+Art (2008), an edited collection of texts about Free/Libre Open Source Software (#FLOSS) and #art #music and #design , is once again seeded!
Big thanks to @hellocatfood who motivated me to do so :)
"... It is perpetual vaporware. I have seen a lot of whitepapers ... The idea to combine mesh and blockchains seems to be based on this abstract 'decentralized' notion, not any clear idea how this could possibly work ..." https://www.nycmesh.net/blog/meshcoin 😍
Wonderful write-up in today's Bandcamp Daily about Karachi's indie/electronic scene in the late 00's & early 2010's. A trip down memory lane for me.
"We're Cody and Jody, the brother and sister creative team behind Kicks Condor. We work out of Facebook Labs, prototyping future personalities that can capture the public's imagination, much in the same way that Disney characters and comic book characters provided archetypes in the past."
pls let this be an elaborate joke
Trump didn't start new wars directly. But he invited Turkey to invade and destroy the fledgling feminist cooperative economy development among the US's military allies against ISIS. This is heartbreaking. https://rojavainformationcenter.com/2020/11/explainer-cooperatives-in-north-and-east-syria-developing-a-new-economy/
It made me want to work a bit more on HEAVY WIZARDRY (my cyberpunk hacker rpg), because I enjoy messing with layout (and had to hold back a bit for the zine), but I am not sure if I am in the right mindset again to work on a game about rage against the system.
On November 26th, I’ll be presenting the bootleg library at The Photographers’ Gallery in association with the Center for the Study of the Networked Image, followed by a workshop on the 27th in which we will build a digital library together.
Full details via The Photographer’s Gallery website:
@neauoire The wikipedia article only says "ancient india" and doesn't say how far back it could go.
but, the vedic game known to us as "Snakes and Ladders" is structurally equivalent to a finite state machine, so you could, in principle, implement regular expressions and program language parsers as games of snakes and ladders.
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.