Mara Wilson: Matilda and Me at 30 https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2018/10/mara-wilson-matilda-and-me-at-30
Scientists Have Connected The Brains of 3 People, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts https://www.sciencealert.com/brain-to-brain-mind-connection-lets-three-people-share-thoughts #tech #sff
If We Called Ourselves Yellow https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/09/27/647989652/if-we-called-ourselves-yellow #poc #identity
What happens to police departments that collect more fines? They solve fewer crimes. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2018/09/24/want-your-police-department-to-collect-more-fines-it-will-solve-fewer-crimes/
I Came of Age During the 2008 Financial Crisis. I’m Still Angry About It. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/15/opinion/sunday/financial-crisis-student-loans-recession.html
"...Somewhere around Little Rock, Arkansas, I realized my ID had gone missing at the motel where we were staying. (To this day, nobody has turned it in, or even bothered trying to use it if they had found it.)..."
The usual discussion of credentials and documentation concerns immigrants, documented or otherwise.
The situation can also occur with native born citizens, and it is an absolutely Kafkaesque nightmare.
This friday at #OW2con18 @benoitmortier1 and me will give a talk about @FusionIAMorg, a full Identity and Access Management solution, relying on free softwares only.
Following up on the #github fiasco, maybe on top of only using #FOSS software, and federating as much as possible along #selfhosting, what we really need is agent-centric naming and #identity system (also to allow for nomadic identity for #Mastodon and the fediverse).
I wonder if we could use something similar to IPNS (in the #IPFS project)? https://github.com/ipfs/specs/tree/master/architecture
Or maybe simply https://www.opennic.org
#MustRead: Becoming Someone
Social media may be using us as “human shields” to protect itself.
We believe that harnessing tendencies for collective problem solving will pave the next revolution.
The network society must stop feeding identity and give rise to the problem-solving society."
I really think we should rediscover the method of #dialogue.
The bigger the squares the most important is the #method.
But I know by experience how hard is to keep everybody open to listen.
People are naturally scared at this.
@Gargron@mastodon.social A valid concern if posting too many unrelated topics "as the same source". Read on to see why I SPLIT my activity into several ACCOUNTS, + why this (increasing) #informationOverload #dilemma should be addressed at the core of the #Mastodon #platforn. #strategy Show more
If we focus on the purpose (normally; engage, enlighten, move or entertain various individuals or groups), then what we DON'T want, is to BORE them with some topics while they already enjoy others.
We want to help them #filter out uninteresting ones that causes them to loose interest in our posts alltogether, from a time/cost perspective.
I am in the middle of exploring the practicalities of separating my public activities across 3 axis:
The account names that represent "identities" have a nick name + XV as a common denominator SUFFIX. The rest use logical words.