#Fractal is a new #Matrix app for the Gnome desktop: https://blogs.gnome.org/tbernard/2018/04/18/fractal-hackfest-2018/
Honestly, it looks pretty sweet!
So far here is what I like on the hardware side:
very portable 13'' with del; Home; PgUp/PgDn; end keys and a ton of output ports and there is a key to make the camera disable to all programs/services
On the software side: #pop_os has been a nice experience
Stuff I discovered: #Mailspring is beautifully simple, best client I ever used; #sk1 illustration program from Ukraine for print world; #Freeplan for mindmaps; #Simplenote is markdown and mobile ready;
#linux #floss #OpenSource #design
Can We Please Stop Talking About Generations as if They Are a Thing? The research on generations is flawed. https://slate.com/technology/2018/04/the-evidence-behind-generations-is-lacking.html
Mozilla just put out an Internet Health Report with a whole section on decentralisation, as well as an article on centralised social media. The fediverse does not exist in it https://internethealthreport.org/2018/social-media-giants-facebook-tencent-google-reign/
BTW, when you “fave” a toot in 🐘, you’re not teaching an algorithm more about yourself, strengthening your signal for targeted advertisements, or increasing your data’s market value. And faved toots aren’t “leaked” to other members’ timelines.
The ⭐ icon functions more like a 👏, 👍, 👌, or 🙌 shared with the toot’s author.
Curated List of Privacy Respecting Services and Software https://github.com/nikitavoloboev/privacy-respecting/blob/master/README.md #Privacy
MFW it's 2018 and professionals are still passing around Microsoft Word documents via email for collaboration.