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"More efficient technologies use less energy, and thus they cost less, which often encourages us to use them more—resulting in a net increase in energy use."

entitleblog.org/2019/06/20/why

It was great visiting
Arctic Sunrise ship today, and welcoming the crew who just got back from the action 💚

"So for the #Tusky case, the misunderstanding of mass censorship and ignorance of developer liberties in context of FLOSS make cries of “censorship” and “violates free speech” a strong signal for lack of sincere thought."

cjslep.com/c/blog/on-tusky-ric

Civil rights groups: "perhaps the most dangerous surveillance technology ever developed". Stop selling it to governments.

Amazon: "That’s not our decision to make"

Your regular reminder:
Technology 👏 is 👏 not 👏 neutral

bbc.com/news/technology-486346

Great tour by @greenpeace_gr@twitter.com volunteers to the Rainbow Warrior III. She is really beautiful 💚

pixelfed.social/p/comzeradd/44

It's great to receive appreciation in the form of a recurring donation ;) Even the smallest amount helps us keep going.

liberapay.com/libreops/

if you consider facism, "not that much of a problem", consider that it is because of your social status.

And if you then also consider acting against facism is actually facism you lost your mind to the far right, as those 2 thoughts are exclusionary to each other by logic. If you can't grasp it, read:

you say:

- facism is not a problem
- antifacism is facism and by that a problem

now repeat those sentenses after each other in any order you want.

New blog post: "Tech veganism" nolanlawson.com/2019/05/31/tec

Wherein I try to understand what makes a "tech vegan" (i.e. someone who avoids closed-source software and big tech companies, i.e. probably you), and whether there are parallels with real veganism.

"Europe's largest CO2 emitter, the German mining company RWE, sues climate activists for 2.07 million Euros for compensation."

indymedia.nl/node/46150

's CEO: "Yes, we use data to make products more helpful for everyone"

nytimes.com/2019/05/07/opinion

Google does offers helpful services, but primarily for their customers, not their users. Like this time its AI algorithms helped DoD with drones strikes

action at .

bridge blocked with people planting trees and solar panels 💚

Check @signsofrevolt@twitter.com's timeline for updates and photos/videos.

ο Αραχωβίτης ψήφισε υπέρ του εκ μέρους της Ελλάδας. Παρά τις αντίθετες δηλώσεις, πάρα την υποτιθέμενη άρνηση ή σκεπτικισμό απ' τους συναδέλφους του ευρωβουλευτές @papadimoulis@twitter.com @kkuneva@twitter.com @SteliosKoul@twitter.com.

/cc @ThePressProject@twitter.com @dromografos@twitter.com

Live streaming of @EUCouncil@twitter.com ministers talking about the .
video.consilium.europa.eu/en/w

According to that, the directive was already approved by vote. Here is how individual countries voted.

This is the article by @torrentfreak@twitter.com that @Twitter@twitter.com censored, after a request. madness.

We know that because twitter doesn't have *yet*. Otherwise I wouldn't be able to share it now, or even have a discussion about it.

torrentfreak.com/promo-screene

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