The Growth Imperative
I have to increase my income year by year or the inflation will get me
I have to increase shareholder value quarter to quarter or they will pull out their investments
I have to show a growth in GDP or people will not vote for us again
We're all like hamsters running on wheels whether we like it or not to satisfy an invisible growth imperative which is centuries old and nobody knows why we're still following.
What We Should Learn From “Facebook Research”
Once again, Facebook has broken the trust of its users—this time, through reportedly paying people to give up their privacy by installing an application that sucks up huge amounts of sensitive data, and explicitly sidestepping Apple's Enterprise Developer program rules. In doing so, the company has...
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What our obsession with over-celebrating weddings, birthdays, and now even divorces says about us
As December draws to a close, I’m certain most of us have been subjected to similar ungodly, and painfully boring, number of pre-wedding and save-the-date videos.
I have Kiwix on my phone now with a 5.8 GB dump of some select articles from Wikipedia.
I hope to have the full archive someday when phone storage gets big enough.
Installed after watching one of @art 's videos.
Firefox Offers Recommendations with Latest Test Pilot Experiment: Advance
The most dangerous place to be for activists
The GitHub repository of #Mastodon has 14000 stars now.
In Mastodon language preferences, I see Telugu (తెలుగు) as one of the languages, but not the more popular Hindi (हिन्दी) language.
I remember adding a Telugu translation for Mastodon a while ago. Was it because of that? Or was it because I hosted an instance that officially supports the Telugu language and it picked up languages from instances.social?
Idealist, technologist and general optimist.
Admin of https://social.masto.host
This is a general instance supporting toots in English and తెలుగు.
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