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Ehhhhhh.

Il y a genre un mois, j’ai parlé de faire une instance généraliste belge pour le fediverse, où on pourrait dire d’aller s’inscrire les gens.

Bah voilà.

C’est fedi.be :). C’est géré collectivement avec 2 autres personnes.

Un wallon :wal: , un flamand :vl: et un bruxellois :bxl: .

This is a note to people moving their repositories blindly to Gitlab.org: do you know Google is actually a huge investor in Gitlab?

The issue is not about Microsoft buying Github. The issue is about centralization and silos.

You do not solve that by moving your data from one silo to another.

You solve that by relying on small providers you can trust, or by becoming a provider yourself.

Aujourd'hui, journée mondiale de la protection des données (data privacy day), je passe mon bloqueur de pub à mon voisin !

Sérieux, si en 2019 tu bloques pas la pub en ligne, t'as raté ta vie (numérique) !

bloquelapub.net/

#BloqueLaPubNet

RT @brutofficiel@twitter.com

Quand un économiste casse l'ambiance en plein forum de Davos...

🐦🔗: twitter.com/brutofficiel/statu

« La bataille du Libre » film documentaire (version 87mn du film "Internet ou la révolution du partage" bientôt diffusé sur Arte en 2019), écrit & réalisé par Philippe Borrel, avec Annabelle Jarry et Marion Chataing.

Bande annonce du film “La bataille du libre” (version 3min VF) / Sortie officielle début 2019
vimeo.com/309626671

Another "must have" gnome-extension after you upgrade to Ubuntu 18.04 :

extensions.gnome.org/extension

This extension makes a few layout tweaks to the top panel and removes window decorations to maximize the working space.

-extensions

Si un jour tu te sens triste, dis toi qu'il y a encore quelqu'un qui doit maintenir le code de Windows XP jusqu'en 2019 pour les entreprises

The Mother of All Demos

Exactly 50 years ago, Douglas Engelbart made a demonstration in San Francisco of almost all the fundamental elements of modern personal computing, including a computer mouse.

Thanks to all those pioneers that made the world we know today ; will we have the same inspiration for the next genetations ?

More at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Moth

For those who migrated to Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver) and got frustrated that the "Suspend" option disappeared, here is an interesting Gnome extension:

extensions.gnome.org/extension

If you don't want to install it, the trick is to hold the "Alt" key so that the "Shut Down" option is changed to the "Suspend" one.

Not sure what is the rationale behind this UX design but for sure that did not work for me and the above extension made my day :)

Thanks extensions.gnome.org/accounts/

Hey there! :blobsunglasses: Are you looking for people to follow on Mastodon? 🐘 Try these! 👀

Trunk:
communitywiki.org/trunk

Trunk has opt-in lists of people to follow, organised by topics. (If you want your name added to a list, go to the site and follow the instructions.)

Mastodon Bridge:
bridge.joinmastodon.org

If you're a Twitter user, you can find Twitter friends who have moved to Mastodon by using Mastodon Bridge. Just sign in with your Twitter account and Mastodon account to start.

Allez-vous vous reconnaître dans la description faite par Norman (en 2011!) de son expérience dans un "club de ping-pong" ?

youtube.com/watch?v=mCok-26KrH

Ou une autre de Paul (qui sait lui de quoi il parle ;-p) :

youtube.com/watch?v=5tONJhIrq6

(oui, je sais, on dit "tennis de table" ;-p)

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