💫➡️🖥️➡️📖 I had the pleasure of running Almanac Factory, an idiotic computing workshop, for XPUB students today. Fun was had with Jupyter notebooks with really interesting results in a short time. Thanks to @320x200 @automatist @manetta for the invitation, and props for self-hosting your #FLOSS remote education infrastructure!
On Sun Ra and the photographs of Ming Smith... https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2020/07/23/sun-ra-everything-nothing/
The Experimental Publishing (#XPUB) class of 2020 would like to invite you to the launch of our final publication, Collectiveioning.
Collectiveioning is a #publication that collects the work generated in our time at XPUB, from collective Special Issues in the first year (Special Issues 07, 08, 09), with threads that connect to the second year #graduation projects.
Date: #Friday, July 10th, 2020
Time: 19h-2030h CEST/UTC+2
Occasion: ULTIMATE #Extraordinary Very Special Issue Indeed
Attire: #Birthday Suit or Business Casual or #Casual Business or Come As You Are
XPUB Class of 2020:
Simon Browne 📚
Bohye Woo 📄
Paloma García 🗺️
Artemis Gryllaki ✊
Tancredi di Giovanni 🌀
Pedro Sá Couto 🖨️
Biyi Wen 📻
Rita Graça 🚨
The Collectiveioning launch is made possible with the support from Open Source Publishing, servus.at and lilimit.
The Gender Shades Project pilots an intersectional approach to inclusive product testing for AI.
Gender Shades is a preliminary excavation of inadvertent negligence that will cripple the age of automation and further exacerbate inequality if left to fester. The deeper we dig, the more remnants of bias we will find in our technology. We cannot afford to look away this time, because the stakes are simply (...)
Subtile street name change by citizens. Avenue Lloyd Georgelaan becomes Avenue Floyd Georgelaan in Bois De la Cambre Brussels
So, my video “Is it time to eat, or is there no more time to eat?” is currently playing in a loop at esc medien kunst labor in Graz, during the exhibition Cyborg Subjects. I find that pretty nice, all things considered. Wish I were there to see it all. https://esc.mur.at/en/projekt/cyborg-subjects
XPUB invites you to listen to the live Radio Implicancies#2 broadcast today @ 16:00 CET / 14:00 GMT
Radio Implicancies is a weekly broadcast of recorded and live matter brought to you by Piet Zwart Institute's Experimental Publishing programme.
In our second episode of the series we continue to experiment with technologies of worlding, methods of story-telling, and encounters of implicancies.
I'm helping on Scuttlebutt (a p2p social network) and we're looking for feedback and advice like: what are your privacy needs? How would you like blocking to work?
If you'd like to help with a survey or phone/video chat, please let me know by DM or at
This is an anti-commercial open source project. We want to make something accessible that meets the needs of people who have been harassed online and want a safer space to hang out with friends, and don't want to be dependent on Twitter/Facebook.
Please share, I'm looking for help on upcoming projects for The Recompiler -- paid positions for editing, print and ebook design, and research support https://recompilermag.com/2020/02/04/help-wanted-editing-design-and-research/
The Invention of “Ethical AI”
How Big Tech Manipulates Academia to Avoid Regulation
The irony of the ethical scandal enveloping Joichi Ito, the former director of the MIT Media Lab, is that he used to lead academic initiatives on ethics. After the revelation of his financial ties to Jeffrey Epstein, the financier charged with sex trafficking underage girls as young as 14, Ito resigned from multiple roles at MIT, a (...)
Quand vous voulez suivre un groupe / asso / collectif qui est (encore) sur Facebook sans être sur ce réseau, rss-bridge est bien utile pour convertir une page publique en flux RSS.
Astuce trouvée grâce à @clochix
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