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Did you already see the insanely beautiful Map of the #SolarSystem by Eleanor Lutz? 🌌

She published the #python code and a tutorial on how she made it. ❤️

github.com/eleanorlutz/asteroi

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In the recent months I've worked on a desktop version of . This is my first demo video showing the progress I've made so far:

scitech.video/videos/watch/917

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The internet is becoming a dark forest, says @ystrickler@twitter.com, as we are moving more and more into private channels. onezero.medium.com/the-dark-fo

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Sabrina Demmelers #Minimalismus-Artikel "Kann weg" wurde von der Akademie der Bayerischen Presse als zweitbestes Feature 2019 ausgezeichnet 🍾👏💥

Du kannst den Text auf meinem Blog lesen und auch als PDF
herunterladen.

einfachbewusst.de/2018/11/kann

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Now it is the time: Transit maps for everybody (with @osmandapp@twitter.com)! The simplest viable passenger information system based @openstreetmap@twitter.com - grown out of Free and Open Source Software, participation and Open Data \o/ felix.delattre.de/weblog/2019/

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Wahlschlappe nach Rezo-Clip: CDU-Chefin erwägt Regeln für Meinungsäußerungen
heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Wa

Kritiker sollen vor der Wahl gefälligst die Klappe halten, meint AKK. Und unterstreicht damit erneut: #NieWiederCDU !

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ICANN granted Amazon.com the domain '.amazon' today, rather than the entire geographic region of the Amazon Basin.

Acts like this are colonial, obviously, but also a slap in the face to early internet promises of global representation + shared power. Its really sad.

mashable.com/article/amazon-do

#GAFAM #GAFA #amazon

(via everest-pipkin.com/ , thanks ! )

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We've got big news.

After months of work, Tor Browser is now stable on Android.

Tor Browser 8.5 brings the highest degree of privacy and censorship-circumvention available to Android users. blog.torproject.org/new-releas

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Always wanted to create a Gtk Application using Python, build it using Meson, package it as a Flatpak and submit to Flathub?
Here's the first tutorial for you belmoussaoui.com/2019/05/13/ho
We will be building a Todo application. Feedback is appreciated!

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Zur Erinnerung: Der #Wahlomat ist ein Spiel.

Wer sich für das tatsächliche Abstimmungsverhalten interessiert, muss sich woanders umsehen:

deinwal.de

ep2019.digital-o-mat.de/ von @digitalcourage@twitter.com ua

Beide Fragebögen speichern deine Meinung nicht zentral.
#EP2019

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Oh hey, I should post this here too! I made a CSS-only async chat by using background-image requests to send data and long-running http requests to return it.

github.com/kkuchta/css-only-ch

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Here’s a bootleg recording* of my talk from Europacamp in Hamburg last week:

vimeo.com/333198966/cd7c9c3b15

Shot on a mobile phone thanks to Mirjam Buettner’s tireless arms.

* The organisers of Europacamp thought only Yanis’s appearance and Lessig’s talk were worth having professionally recorded, not the other keynotes.

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Slavery 2.0 and how to avoid it: a practical guide for cyborgs

ar.al/2019/05/02/slavery-2.0-a

(This is the original English version of an article that I wrote for Issue 32 of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes – The German Federal Cultural Foundation – magazine.)

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Katie Bouman, the scientist behind the first image of a black hole. Katie created an algorithm that made the image possible #WomenInSTEM #womensart t.co/anjif88j52

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Have you been thinking about making an app for the Librem 5 but didn't know where to start?

I wrote a tutorial blog post for getting started with designing apps for GNOME mobile (and desktop too).

blogs.gnome.org/tbernard/2019/

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The @blender community have done it again! Behold Spring, Blender's new film. Beautiful designs and fantastic effects show how you can create professional, Hollywood-grade CGI using Free Software. Congrats Blender!

youtu.be/WhWc3b3KhnY

If you are getting a Pepper and Carrot vibe, it is no coincidence: @davidrevoy, creator of P&C, used @krita to design the look of the film:

framapiaf.org/@davidrevoy/1018

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@kuketzblog @Digitalcourage Demnächst wird ein Artikel von @nicoalt erscheinen, indem nochmal ausführlicher darüber berichtet wird.

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