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Israel Besieging Itself, Vim in the Future, Art Analytics, and Pizza!

#politics By Besieging The Palestinians, Israel Has Besieged Itself . #programming Emily St* talks about Vim in the Future . #art Another Artnome piece, this one on analytics in art: Inventing the Future of Art Analytics #other FreePizza.io ... an…
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A Letter From Gaza

I guess this site has mostly been link dumps but it's my site so I can do whatever the fuck I want on it. A wave of melancholy washed over me today and I don't feel like going through my news sites. I'll save moments like this and post links to…
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Gerrymandering, Challenges for Women and Enbies in Open Spaces, Yemeni Immigrant Activists, and Public Private Jokes

There's a bunch of links today. It's midterm election season and people are sharing a bunch of links to some cool stuff. #feminism French Feminists and the Rights of 'Man':Olympe de Gouges's Declarations (PDF). A very interesting history of a very…
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Ray Tracing, Voting, Role Models, and Video Game Hate Groups

#graphics Accelerated Ray Tracing in One Weekend in CUDA #programming A Lobste.rs thread about lobsters' role models in tech #politics Did You Vote? Now Your Friends May Know (and Nag You) #politics, #tech Right-Wing Hate Groups Are Recruiting Video…
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Equithon and Mr. Rogers

#equity-and-inclusion I went to Equithon 2018 a few months ago. It was great, probably the best hackathon I've been to. Join the Equithon 2019 mailing list to get a reminder when the application opens! #culture To be honest, I'm not sure what the…
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Stop Powering ICE, Generated Halloween Costumes, and '90s shooters

#politics, #tech Who's Behind ICE? The Tech Companies Fueling Deportations . Join me in signing the petition to tell Amazon to stop powering ICE. It's not much but every bit helps. #ai This NYTimes Opinion piece is about generating halloween…
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OMG ... I'm so busy but I still remembered to do this

#tech An interesting piece: I am not diversity #politics I BOUGHT USED VOTING MACHINES ON EBAY FOR $100 APIECE. WHAT I FOUND WAS ALARMING . #music Nardwuar is a fucking legend and does amazing interviews. Here's Nardwuar's first interview (3:4…
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Kit-Kat, Voting, and Uber vs. Google

#politics This Washington Post piece looks at geography and demographics of those who vote – and those who don't. #culture This article looks at Kit-Kat culture in Japan! #tech Did Uber steal google's IP?
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AI Art, Sensing the Sensual, German Politics, and Stardew Valley

#art, #hardware So a video titled "Sensing the Sensual" made its way around the internet a few days ago. Figured I'd share Sara's website since it has links to all the other blogs (and the YouTube channel), which are all great (I really like the…
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OOP in Game Dev, Muslims Women in US Congress, Inclusive Design, and Old Smartphones

0 On OOP in the game dev community 0.1 On using Rust for Games (and Entity Component Systems) 1 The first muslim women heading to congress 2 Inclusive design 3 Donating old smart phones can help the visually impaired 0: https://www.gamedev.net…
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Ladino, Consensual Software, Khashoggi, The Internet Apologizes

0 Bosnians that speak medieval spanish 1 This is an open source project advocating for better user consent in software design. 2 Jamal Khashoggi’s Final Words—for Other Journalists Like Him 3 An apology for the internet from the architects who…