And Tainacan finally has a brief and cute video presentation: youtu.be/6q42dlcwW5g 🎉

The #Parliament of #Asturias supports the Campaign "Public Money? Public Code!" and votes in favor of publishing all publicly financed software developments under a #FreeSoftware licence: picahack.org/el-parlamento-ast (ES) @fsfe #publiccode

In the long run, the Parliament seeks the use, promotion and migration to Free Software and #OpenStandards throughout all public administration's processes.

Reserve a data: a 2019 acontecerá dia 3 e 4 de maio, em São Paulo. E abrimos hoje, dia 14 de janeiro, o Chamado de Propostas de Atividades da CryptoRave 2019.

Seguindo a tradição da construção do evento de forma aberta e coletiva, você poderá enviar a sua proposta de atividade até o dia 31 de março, à meia noite.

Leia aqui o Chamado de Propostas de Atividades da CryptoRave 2019: cpa.cryptorave.org/en/cr2019/c

‘Traditional masculinity’ deemed ‘harmful’ by American Psychological Association
– article: thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefin
'...The American Psychological Association (APA) officially labeled “traditional masculinity” as “harmful” in a new report.

The label is in the report titled “Guidelines for the Psychological Practice with Boys and Men,” a first of its kind for the association, which was featured in the January issue of “Monitor on Psychology” magazine.

“Traditional masculinity ideology has been shown to limit males’ psychological development, constrain their behavior, result in gender role strain and gender role conflict and negatively influence mental health and physical health,” according to an excerpt in the 36-page report...'

the .pdf report: apa.org/about/policy/boys-men-

Utilidade pública: Ferramenta facilita pedidos de informações via Lei de Acesso à Informação (LAI), a organização Open Knowledge Brasil faz o pedido em nome deles. Não exige cadastro e nem identificação.

🔗 queremossaber.org.br/

Um cordel ensinando a fazer um cordel! Em breve nos pontos de venda de Arapiraca. Já disponível em formato digital na xinxii.com xinxii.com/pt/como-fazer-um-co #cordel #tutorial #howto

you might not have known this, but google - the company you use for searching, email, maps, translation, data storage, watching videos, voice assistant tech, backing up your phone, storing photos, finding images, making purchases, making your phone's operating system, advertising, providing webfonts, running website analytics, providing captcha authentication, and browsing the internet - might be tracking you

I signed up on peertube.social to import an YouTube video, but I can't find that option. Seems I can only upload a file, but not import from YT. Am I doing something wrong, or import from YT is disabled at peertube.social?

The Open Revolution
Rewriting the rules of the information age

"Forget everything you think you know about the digital age. It’s not about privacy, surveillance, AI or blockchain—it’s about ownership. Because, in a digital age, who owns information controls the future."

openrevolution.net/

As we've had a nice surprise Xmas present with @pixelfed starting to federate today, here's a new section on switching.social which explains what PixelFed is in non-technical terms:

switching.social/ethical-alter

If you know someone who is thinking about dumping Instagram and looking for alternatives, try sending them this link 👍

#DeleteInstagram

"Our differences are not a detriment or a danger - they are a source of richness" - Pope Francis calls for peace in conflict zones in Christmas address bbc.in/2Cyul3c

Photos/Videos:
pbs.twimg.com/media/DvRIyOyXgA

Pixelfed federates now! 🎉

Merry Christmas fediverse. #pixelfed

"Transformamos pobres em consumidores e não em cidadãos", diz Mujica

Ex-presidente do Uruguai vive nova fase de projeção internacional graças a dois filmes em cartaz nos EUA: um aborda seu período na guerrilheira e o outro, após a Presidência

bbc.in/2CrDWbT?fbclid=IwAR3lJu

You know that a monopoly has been attained when people refer to a generic practice with a specific name.

For example asking how gmail works instead of how email works; search in Google instead of search the web; asking for WhatsApp number instead of phone number, etc.,

It is also when we realize the dangers of it and sense the need to fight back the monopolies.

My end of year Patreon update including new goals and whatnot is scheduled for the 24th.

My oh shit I'm gonna post the first draft of the first chapter of my book for all patrons please be nice to me about it it is very personal will be posted on the 28th.

:patreon: patreon.com/ginnymcqueen

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Fortnite was 2018’s most important social network

theverge.com/2018/12/21/181520

(Ou porque volta e meia temos que lembrar que: rede social pode ser qualquer coisa, qualquer coisa pode ser rede social)

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Ecologia Digital

Mastodon da Ecologia Digital.

Construindo o ambiente digital público ~ comum ~, em prol de um ‘movimento ambiental para a rede [Internet]” -> #ecodigital

"Tal como o meio-ambiente, o domínio público (ou comum) precisa ser 'inventado' antes de ser salvo." - James Boyle, criador do ‘ambientalismo para a rede