"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."
#Amsterdam midnight, in the longest day of the year.
Great tour by @firstname.lastname@example.org volunteers to the Rainbow Warrior III. She is really beautiful 💚
It's great to receive appreciation in the form of a recurring donation ;) Even the smallest amount helps us keep going.
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:
- 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" https://nolanlawson.com/2019/05/31/tech-veganism/
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.
#Google's CEO: "Yes, we use data to make products more helpful for everyone"
Google does offers helpful services, but primarily for their customers, not their users. Like this time its AI algorithms helped DoD with drones strikes
How Much Energy Do We Need?
#gr ο Αραχωβίτης ψήφισε υπέρ του #CopyrightDirective εκ μέρους της Ελλάδας. Παρά τις αντίθετες δηλώσεις, πάρα την υποτιθέμενη άρνηση ή σκεπτικισμό απ' τους συναδέλφους του ευρωβουλευτές @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @SteliosKoul@twitter.com.
/cc @ThePressProject@twitter.com @email@example.com
Live streaming of @EUCouncil@twitter.com ministers talking about the #CopyrightDirective.
According to that, the directive was already approved by vote. Here is how individual countries voted.
We know that because twitter doesn't have #UploadFilters *yet*. Otherwise I wouldn't be able to share it now, or even have a discussion about it.
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