When I think back to my school days, it just feels like a huge waste of time.
Sure, we've been taught a ton of things during that time, but imagine how much more you could have learnt with the right support... with someone who would actually listen to _your_ questions, instead of just going through the subject materials? What if someone actually fostered your personal interests and talents?
Of course that wouldn't scale, but with kids being so eager for knowledge, it just feels like lost time.
Personal action to reduce #CO2. What people belief and that’s fact, see here:
"How to read statistics"
Every time a state makes riding motorcycles without a helmet illegal, the number of ER patients seriously injured in motorcycle accidents skyrockets. Every single time.
When you phrase it just right, it makes it sound like it's more dangerous to ride a motorcycle with a helmet than without one.
Of course, the reality is that before those laws, those patients were going to the morgue, not the ER.
Mobilizon : lifting the veil on the beta release
Mobilizon is an alternative to Facebook groups and events. After a successful crowdfunding, it is time we gave you a taste of this software and updated you
I never heard of Siraj Raval before he got involved in scandals, but I'm posting this because the plagiarism is hilarious.
I've been staring at this for far too long and my brain is mush so I'm going to launch this into the void and hope it sticks (talkin' about climate change) https://abprallen.wordpress.com/2019/10/04/oh-dear/
There's a new official #Rust blog!
"Welcome to the inaugural post of the Inside Rust blog! This is a new blog where the various Rust teams and working groups can post updates about new developments. It's a great place to watch if you're interested in following along with Rust development"
The government is demanding backdoor access to the private communications of 1.5 billion people using #WhatsApp. If @facebook agrees, it may be the largest overnight violation of privacy in history. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/03/us/politics/barr-whatsapp-facebook-encryption.html
Inspirobot has a minduflness mode O_O
I think it's important to have a Free alternative, or people that want to take advantage of this kind of technology will have no options.
"The next great platform shift is underway, and that could be really bad for privacy"
Into science/technology/some math. I think what really matters is reducing suffering for all sentient beings.
Generalistic Mastodon instance for open-minded people. Instance Mastodon généraliste pour personnes ouvertes d'esprit.