Facebook tells academics to stop monitoring its political ads for rule-breaking
(submitted by Garbage)
**Tanzanians vote in presidential election amid fears of violence**
"Analysts say President John Magufuli is likely to win re-election as opposition parties accuse him of intimidation."
Dear lazyweb: I've been pulling all my photos off GPhoto and iCloud for space reasons but I miss having them all searchable (well, semi-searchable what with Google ML's comical idea of what is a "cat" etc).
So it's probably time to get them all properly tagged and whatnot - what is a good Linux photo management package?
(Major bonus points if it can gather all the photos from the various directories they're in and leave symlinks so the various Inkscape files with embedded photos still work.)
Say hello to my latest open-source project: gitflux 🎉
Track your GitHub projects in InfluxDB and create beautiful graphs with Grafana!
Everything is better with beautiful graphs 😍
So, to recap the companies that added themselves to my shitlist in 2020:
RIAA (and their members): youtube-dl
Hachette / Penguin / Wiley: suing the Internet Archive
Youtube: breaking youtube-dl
Wizards of the Coast and d20 in general: too much to explain here in a toot.
Any other asshole companies want to be added to this list?
(note: not a request toot. Start your own shitlist.)
Here's a list of RIAA labels for no particular reason:
youtube-dl has received a DMCA takedown from the RIAA:
"I reverse engineered McDonald's internal ordering API and I'm currently placing an order for a McSundae every minute at every McDonald's location in the US to figure out which ones have a broken ice cream machine."
Rollerskater is back with "ROLLERSKATER: CARNIVORE"!
[cw for graphic violence and some disturbing imagery]