Pinned toot

me if there was no Internet
(from Hieronymus Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights)

«We must stop confusing “inclusion” in more “diverse” surveillance systems with justice and equality»
-- Alondra Nelson

this report 'Alternative Influence - Broadcasting the Reactionary Right on YouTube' by Rebecca Lewis is making some alt-right free-speech 'paladins' very upset... how bizarre...
datasociety.net/output/alterna

*slaps roof on the top of capitalism*
this big boy can fit so much technology into it

'can capitalism exist without oppressing other people?'

no

'The quantified self was always destined to be the surveilled and regimented.'
-- L.M. Sacasas

'an artificial neural network making predictions on live webcam input'

I am strictly limiting enthusiasm for this for _artistic-only_ purposes ;)

memo.tv/portfolio/learning-to-

github.com/memo/webcam-pix2pix

in praise of Malkia Cyril, founder and executive director of the Center for Media Justice and cofounder of the Media Action Grassroots Network, and of their work to protect activists against surveillance, by Edward Snowden

wired.com/story/wired25-edward

"Announcing The Dat Anacapa Container"
"which enables reproducibility of research environment and data across campuses"

blog.datproject.org/2018/09/18

'The authors argue for a free trade agreement that would loosen government controls on capital and data flows and be “more liberalising than any other free trade agreement in the world”. They say that it could become a model for future deals post-Brexit. It would remove tariffs and throw out the precautionary principle that has guided much EU regulation on GM foods, chlorine-washed chicken, hormones in meat, pesticides and chemicals in cosmetics.'

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