'Synthetic Messenger is a botnet that artificially inflates the value of climate news. Everyday it searches the internet for news articles covering climate change. Then 100 bots visit each article and click on every ad they can find.'
Haven't been having the best of days lately. Been taking steps to study animation in Spain for a year though so I'm hoping things will start looking brighter soon. #theWorkshop
@neauoire im awful for still not finishing Future Boy Conan but you might like this. A 4k restoration is being made https://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2021/07/08/gkids-acquires-rights-to-miyazaki-debut-series-future-boy-conan
@pixelfed Whats the status on the app? So many people are looking for an instagram alternative because of their announced pivot to video content
Cabal, the open-source & p2p group chat I've worked on with friends, is in a quadratic funding pilot experiment run by Open Collective!
What that means for us, as an example: for every 10 USD donated, we get a total of 83 USD
boosts appreciated 🖤
Spotify uses a ton of energy for streaming. Spotify makes billions while 90% of artists make pennies. Spotify makes A TON of money from ads that are b4 songs uploaded without permission and/or use samples that aren’t cleared.
Is it unethical to use Spotify instead of pirating music and listening to the mp3s offline? Sending $1 on Bandcamp to a musician is probably more than they’ll ever make from you streaming their songs and uses way less electricity.
Massive solar powered sailboat used to clean the ocean. Send like a weird solution for a problem we should be able to avoid in 2021 but ok at least it helps
Injury rates for Amazon's delivery drivers are FAR WORSE than the already high injury rate for Amazon's warehouse workers
And FAR HIGHER than for UPS drivers
For Amazon's delivery drivers, the injury rate is an astronomical 13.3 per 100 full-time drivers
@micahflee do you happen to know any info on Jacob Appelbaum? He seemed to have disappeared from the planet
Uxn Emulator on DS updated(0.2.3) with performance improvements and a bugfix to the keyboard.
The Tokyo Government runs an official site where you enter general details on your households and the site gives you a list of all items/food you need to survive one week in case a natural disaster cuts you off from water, gas, electricity and shopping.
Building an open source local-first device https://github.com/thearkadia/The_Ark/blob/master/README.md
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