14. juni 2019
Warning: this post contains silliness. Warning 2: the silliness in this post is meant to highlight the even biggier silliness of privacy policies that are impossible for the target audience to read and offers next to no protection outside of what the mandates, if not less.
New York Times pointed out how long many privacy policies have gotten. While they are still not as long as “War and Peace” a number of them are already more complex than “A Brief History of Time”.
So here are a couple of examples of what privacy policies could look like if companies wanted people to actually understand them: )
7. juni 2019
If you step in shit, do not blame the shit for being there. You took the step.
Kind of agree, but I don't always blame myself either except if it happened because I was careless.
The important thing is to realize it and get it off the shoes before you enter the office, your car or the house ;–)
6. juni 2019
These small cuties feeds on aphids so be careful with them.
6. juni 2019
Haven't tested this yet (should be released this summer as part of the beaker browser 0.9) but it sounds interesting:
A social network based on the RSS idea.
Here's the post I read:
And this is the official website:
25. mai 2019
https://upasaka.writeas.com/things-that-increase-mental-clarity – Some of the ideas mentioned here might be useful
https://salmon.me.uk/25-05-19 – mainly because it is about Norway and northern Norway in particular. Nice photos too.
https://paradise.writeas.com/revenge-of-the-lifecycle – weird and a bit funny even if I don't take mushrooms
https://write.as/dino/remember-to-do-shoulder-checks-when-turning – self explantory
https://write.as/andrey-p/monkey-face – actually funny IMO, but you need to read the whole post
https://elsander.se/markligt-det-har-med-perspektiv – if you can read Swedish you might or might not like this. It is about how long – or short – a life feels.
# readwriteas # weekend
24. mai 2019
23. mai 2019
This poll by the lead Mastodon developer seems to mean he is open to add some formatting and users want it:
As an ex-Google+ user this makes me happy. Maybe some day we'll get circles and collections as well :–)
# fediverse # googleplus and # socialnetworking # mastodon
21. mai 2019
Not very relevant, I just came to think of it last week when I was crossing Norway in car and saw a number of moose next to the road.
Also it was taken with my old Canon IXUS camera that I dug out the other day and repaired.
# nature and # Norway # photos
20. mai 2019
For years I've been pointing out the problems with C# and .NET, but sometime during the last six months I realized I now prefer it to the alternatives for most of my work.
It boils down to a number of reasons: