When an app wants access to your location on elementary OS, it has to ask. We show a prompt telling which app and how precise it’s asking—and you can always revoke access later in Security & Privacy settings. Because your data belongs to you, and only you. https://buff.ly/2XIgbsF
extremely important museum plaque that addresses the language we use to talk about slavery in the american south. @OCRbot
It’s 2019. Your Linux laptop running GNOME cannot tell the time properly. (But that’s an upstream problem, probably, so it’s OK.)
* I’m not in Stockholm but I did connect my VPN through Sweden recently so maybe that’s why (even though right now it was connected via the UK; disconnecting hasn’t made it update).
Bug report: @gnome Calendar – misleading display of events that span multiple months
A tiny incident at Paris airport that speaks volumes about our Europe – the whole story – Yanis Varoufakis https://www.yanisvaroufakis.eu/2019/07/14/a-tiny-incident-at-paris-airport-that-speaks-volumes-about-our-europe-the-whole-story/
Up and Running With Your Librem Laptop in Three Minutes.
FYI here is https://framablog.org/2019/07/09/nous-sommes-deja-des-cyborgs-mais-nous-pouvons-reprendre-le-controle/ a French translation of your post, courtesy of Framalang team
Adblocking, old man yells at cloud
@drwho Here's an article about @aral's experiment with a clickbait site using gazillions of trackers...
Small Technology at the Interactive Future Exhibition in Darmstadt
The lovely folks at @Framasoft translated – and wrote an introduction for – the article I wrote I for Kulturstiftung des Bundes (The German Federal Cultural Foundation) titled Slavery 2.0 and how to avoid it: a practical guide for cyborgs:
Nous sommes déjà des cyborgs mais nous pouvons reprendre le contrôle: https://framablog.org/2019/07/09/nous-sommes-deja-des-cyborgs-mais-nous-pouvons-reprendre-le-controle/
ar.al is now running on a new server
Why plants don’t die of cancer – quite a fascinating (short) read.
When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: 'Hope is contagious' - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/29/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-met-greta-thunberg-hope-contagious-climate two great hopes for the future...
I have to admit that I did not know that this text  existed until now.
All the time, I was thinking that the pyramid of ethical design should have a proper foundation that it is built on.
Thankfully, @aral thought of this already and gave it beautiful name: *small tech*. 😍