This super cool demo from FOSDEM shows using matrix to transmit video depth data from iphone X kinetic-style camera for 3d video chat!
now we just need hologram displays.... "obiwan, you're our only hope!"
Des anciens de Google et Facebook créent le Center for Humane Technology http://humanetech.com/ pour combattre ce qu'ils ont contribué à créer https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/04/technology/early-facebook-google-employees-fight-tech.html
Cool blogpost about "Pre-built binaries vs. performance" in Guix https://guix-hpc.bordeaux.inria.fr/blog/2018/01/pre-built-binaries-vs-performance/
Most techies are strongly pro-free-speech and anti-censorship.
Until it comes to spam.
Fighting spam using centralized, unaccountable blacklists curated by complete strangers is somehow "normal" and few techies give it a second thought. It's just what you do, right?
Cognitive dissonance, big time.
Obviously, I bring this up because I disagree. :-)
Firefox 59 adds support for decentralisation protocols https://blog.mozilla.org/addons/2018/01/26/extensions-firefox-59/ https://toot.cafe/media/Xv4yaBWqRkI2SZOTrtw
Hey Mastodons, I hear you like open source and federation, so I'd like to tell you about https://gettogether.community/ an open source, federated(*) event planning service similar to Meetup
It's free to use, and while it's still very early development it is live! Try it yourself, share it with your friends, start a team ahd have a Get Together! #gettogether
Want to try out Plasma Mobile? We have an ISO you can use. Try it using VirtualBox, QEMU or a real device and send us feedback.
Note that this image is prepared for x86-64-based devices, so it probably will NOT work on your phone (unless you have a very special phone). Remember: This is preview software, so it is not ready for production yet and we can guarantee things WILL break.
Software freedom in vehicles is becoming increasingly important: