The NSF's moving definitely will decrease happy accidental discussions with folks visiting DARPA.
Oh, I mean federated, not instance-local.
The global timeline here makes me think I shouldn't bother with mastodon. Or people.
On Discourse (sw on discourse.org): No, no, no, and more no. "I always have a network connection and can read it" is not an answer.
So the Alt-Right is coming to your campus Show more
A guide by the Southern Poverty Law Center https://www.splcenter.org/sites/default/files/soc_alt-right_campus_guide_2017_web.pdf
Boing Boing's post on it (by Cory Doctorow) is a great summary though: https://boingboing.net/2017/08/14/hate-feeds-on-crowds.html
In other words, don't give them a platform, but also don't let them claim being a victim, which empowers them. Ways to pull that off suggested.
Just booked our travel to IEEE Cluster in Honolulu. For once a real conference in a great place.
Ok, trying this gizmo since fmrl.me remains disconnected...