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Badge engineering to make open networking easier for newcomers Open networking operating system vendor Cumulus Networks is about to start selling hardware – but it's not going to start actually making ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Slack, the ever-popular communication tool and current darling of enterprise software, is getting a long-awaited update: threaded messaging. As the company writes in a blog post today, threaded messaging ...
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
... writes Dr. Christopher Willes Clark, founder of the Cornell Bioacoustics Research Program, in an email. “The process of projecting coded ‘whale’ sounds out to functional distances is not viable.” Despite ...
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
4. Posters for Saturday's women's marches
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Andrea Aidekman writes, "I'm a cartoonist and graphic designer from New York. I was asked by a few friends to make some posters for the women's marches on Saturday. I made this little vagina/eye logo ...
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
5. "Obamacare saved my life" - Xeni on CNN
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Xeni's posted many times about her cancer, what it took to treat it, what helped, and the financial issues at stake. For CNN, she writes that Obamacare saved her life. With Republicans rushing to dismantle ...
Monday, 16 January 2017
Evan from Fight for the Future writes, "Chelsea Manning saw injustice and stood up for what's right. Now, she's serving a 35 year sentence in an all-male military prison, and has faced systematic abuse. ...
Monday, 16 January 2017
Reed writes, "Carmen Ortiz, the US Federal Attorney for the state of Massachusetts who was responsible for the death of EFF member Aaron Swartz, recently announced her retirement. For those who don't ...
Sunday, 15 January 2017
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PdnpNJZVUE0 Rainey from EFF writes, "EFF just launched a new video about its efforts to encrypt the web. It features bestselling author Baratunde Thurston explaining ...
Friday, 13 January 2017
"Good to see Santander finally embracing modern technology!" writes Sam B.   "I imagine the text could read 'Welcome user! Launch the game since you have no friends anyway and are beyond help'. ...
Friday, 13 January 2017
10. Crimethinc relaunches for the Trump era
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Shane from Crimethinc writes, "As 2017 opens, we face new challenges in an increasingly volatile world. Since last summer, we’ve been hard at work expanding our networks and updating our infrastructure ...
Friday, 13 January 2017
11. Big Idea Design Ti Arto pen review
(English/the-gadgeteer)
... will never become your favorite pen. When you find a refill that writes well, but won’t fit in the […] Read all  ...
Thursday, 12 January 2017
In this fantastic article for The Mary Sue, Caroline Chao explores the weird lack of importance of mothers in the Star Wars franchise. She writes: Even before the universe of Star Wars was welcomed into ...
Thursday, 12 January 2017
...  Kulesza writes, “[In the project] simple everyday objects are connected (or totally inverted) into Lego bricks. In this way I created different grotesque or even absurd daily situations. I took photos ...
Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Evan from Fight for the Future writes, "Whoah. This is huge news. NBC is reporting that Chelsea Manning is on President Obama's "shor'-list' for commutation. It even appears that the DOJ has recommended ...
Wednesday, 11 January 2017
... problems in the Consensus Policy, but if the rest of the policy still stands, then the IRP Panel must send back the Policy to the ICANN Board for rewrites. Presumably, the ICANN Board will send it back ...
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Big DT writes: "Whilst pedalling today my mate Paul went to put his bike over a fence. Half way though he realised that it was electric! So he dropped it on the fence. This is a video of him and my ...
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Felicia Herman writes: The Anti-Defamation League and The Natan Fund are pleased to announce Innovate Against Hate, an innovation prize intended to catalyze the creation of grassroots approaches to ...
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Commodore's C64 and Sinclair's ZX Spectrum were the most successful 8-bit computers in Europe, but Amstrad's CPC ran a close third. Ellie Gibson writes on how it—especially the magazine Amstrad Action—changed ...
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
danah boyd writes, "Yesterday, a group of us at Data & Society put out six essays on 'media, technology, politics.' Taken together, these pieces address different facets of the current public conversation ...
Saturday, 07 January 2017
tecmint: A filter is a program that reads standard input, performs an operation upon it and writes the results to standard output. Read all  ...
Friday, 06 January 2017
21. How misogyny shaped the election
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... takes a detailed look at the ways in which both men and women can be influenced by sexism. Crockett writes: To understand how sexism played into Trump’s victory, first you have to understand that there ...
Friday, 06 January 2017
"All I wanted to do was to unsubscribe from Credit Sesame emails, but instead I got more than I bargained for," writes Shawn A. ...
Friday, 06 January 2017
23. Decoy boom box scares would-be thief
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Jaireme Barrow was tired of thieves stealing his packages, so he made a decoy boom box to scare them away. He writes, "I rigged a box with a 12 Gauge shotgun "blank" to go off when someone attempts ...
Thursday, 05 January 2017
... generations. Ben Collins writes, however, that he's actually a corporate-gig comedian in his mid-fifties. Moreover, the spokesmillennial thing isn't some clever, media-trolling prankery: Nainan insists ...
Thursday, 05 January 2017
25. What is the future of Twitter?
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... while a former developer says he regrets not building a tool to fight trolls. “If anything,” Bilton writes, “Trump has become another headache for Twitter. Some in Silicon Valley have relayed to me that ...
Thursday, 05 January 2017