#TIL: The Iron Law of Oligarchy
With an example in the article self-referencing Wikipedia itself. How do we call these types of self-referencial articles?
How Violence and Segregation Destroyed African American Innovation
I've now been using searx.info as my default search for a week and this is the one, I'm sticking with it.
It's been working great, and actually returning better results than DDG. For example, I searched for info about KDE touch screen gestures on both Searx and DDG. DDG gave me about 3 relevant results and the others were all about Windows 10. On Searx it was the reverse, all the results were relevant except one sneaky Windows 7 entry way down the page.
#Searx for the win
Accidentally stumbled into the Bamum character set from western Cameroon about a century ago. It's glorious!
The (Cooperative) Non-Violent Public License
spotted on SSB
Un remplaçant d'Electron qui utilise comme backend du Rust au lieu de Node.js.
Empreinte mémoire largement inférieure, meilleures performances, meilleure sécurité.
oh no, it's a fake news
Why Mastodon and the fediverse are “doomed to fail”:
"Today we have released the long awaited KeePassXC 2.6.0. This release is the culmination of a year’s worth of effort from across our development team and dedicated contributors."
Get it here: https://keepassxc.org/download/
I fixed #Bolsonaro 's mask.
Original image credit: Reuters via BBC https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-53319517
Several studies have concluded that the BLM protests haven't increased the spread of COVID19. Here are some reasons why. — http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/dmagazine/sidedish/~3/alFLNN6dhgE/
The #HTML<table> element is useful for tabular data, but I really wish there was a <tree>, too, because there's plenty of tree data that deserves being put on a webpage.
Announcing a new Wikimedia project: Abstract Wikipedia
#facebork = to attack or defeat (a nominee or candidate for public office) unfairly through an organized campaign of harsh public criticism or vilification using social media
Facebook is out of control. If it were a country it would be North Korea https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/jul/05/facebook-is-out-of-control-if-it-were-a-country-it-would-be-north-korea
Decade-long time-lapse of the sun https://flowingdata.com/2020/07/01/decade-long-time-lapse-of-the-sun/
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.