UK politics / Coronavirus / (a very tiny) call to action
We're not talking about the KFC secret blend of herbs here, these are millions of people's lives, physical and mental health, and livelihoods that are needlessly being put on the line through the most wanky capitalist gatekeeping and nationalism.
Please sign this petition to support the proposal to suspend patents for COVID-19 vaccines:
Black Mountains College in the #breconbeacons is looking for a teacher for seasonal catering, sustainable coppicing and green wood skills. 2 days a week. A brilliant opportunity to teach practical skills to the next generations ✊🧑🪵🧑🍳
Ok hive mind I'm looking for a #SciFi book I was told about. Starts with a rich guy who owns planets. A girl who starts work as his secretary, but is programmed as an industrial spy, and he has deprogramme her.
Anybody got a clue as to what book that is?
The person who told me about it couldn't remember the name or the author and has failed to find it too.
A Quiet Revolution; an article on #indywales in the Guardian newspaper
#PineTalk Episode 007 is out!
Shaken, not stirred: An interview with @danct12 , creator of a the Arch Linux ARM Spin for #PinePhone and #PineTab, Feedback, two aspects of the latest Community Update, and four listener questions. Listen Now!
Full show notes: https://www.pine64.org/podcast/007-my-name-is-64-pine64/
How TV ruined your life
w/ Charlie Brooker
RT @rot13x2: Amazon's Ring is currently partnered with almost 1800 police departments nationwide https://twitter.com/amazon/status/1384712751138975746
Open source #PinePhone modem firmware now supports audio, GPS, and power management
tip for #pinephone users::
When messing with alsamixer to adjust the volumes- I had accidentally muted/disabled my rear speaker and the volume was low on the earpiece. I ended up using 3rd party sites to ring my phone until i figured out the settings that allowed me to hear my phone ring again.
f6 > pinephone::::
TBH I don't fully know what I'm doing but its possible i might have to tweak these settings again soon. Hope this helps.
Depressed Police Officer Reminds Self That Chauvin Verdict Not Representative Of System At Large https://local.theonion.com/depressed-police-officer-reminds-self-that-chauvin-verd-1846726192 #policebrutalityintheunitedstates #lawenforcementintheunitedstates #21stcenturyintheunitedstates #killingofgeorgefloyd #edwardmargolin #statevchauvin #humaninterest #derekchauvin #chauvin
From 20 Apr: ‘Relentless’ climate crisis intensified in 2020, says UN report - The COVID-19 pandemic had no effect on emissions but made impacts of global heating even worse for millions of people, says a new report by the UN’s World Meteorological Organisation, published on Monday (19 April). EURACTIV’s media partner, The Guardian,... https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/relentless-climate-crisis-intensified-in-2020-says-un-report/
#Feminist. Physicist. Anti-racist 🦸✊🏾 He/Him
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