more libre planet notes
authorPhilip Durbin <philipdurbin@gmail.com>
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:29:24 +0000 (20:29 -0400)
committerPhilip Durbin <philipdurbin@gmail.com>
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:29:24 +0000 (20:29 -0400)
conferences/libreplanet/2018.mdwn

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@@ -16,6 +16,8 @@ https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/free-software-awards-1c4f/ is a ta
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/the-battle-to-free-the-code-at-the-department-of-defense/ mentions https://www.code.mil (see https://www.code.mil/why-open-source.html ). She talks about Oracle's writing about "false narratives" at https://github.com/GSA/modernization/issues/41
 
+https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/state-of-the-onion/ is an update on Tor. They're starting to use Rust instead of C. They think a lot about censorship.
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 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/lightning-talks-session-1-cc-by-sa-4-0/ had talks on biking (by Salt), hacking music notation systems using Clairnote and Lilypond, secure scuttlebutt (by Joey Hess), role playing games, subdo ( https://thomaslevine.com/scm/subdo ), GNU Screen, and LinuxConf Australia.
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/lightning-talks-session-2-cc-by-sa-4-0/ had talks on the future of computing and creating convenient, ethical products (Todd), welcoming women in open source (Eris), Global Rescue Systems, Technoethical laptops (Curtis), https://autocrypt.org (dkg), Bash, and debugd (Joey Hess).
@@ -24,6 +26,8 @@ https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/evolving-government-policies-on-th
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/standardizing-network-freedom/ is about ActivityPub and the standards work that lead to it.
 
+https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/free-software-desktops-to-2020-beyond/ is about GNOME.
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 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/exposing-hidden-surveillance-in-mobile-apps/ was an interesting talk with a focus on Android. There was an etherpad during the talk and some browser plugins were mentioned that can help detect apps that engage in surveillance. Checks are being added to F-Droid. An Android app is in development.
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/in-business-keeping-free-software-sustainable/ is by the creator of https://jmp.chat and is about making money with free software.
@@ -50,9 +54,11 @@ https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/what-college-students-do-and-don-t
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/san-francisco-s-free-software-voting-system/ was interesting and he mentioned they published some data.
 
+https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/incompossibilities-ubiquitous-engineering-tradeoffs/ mentions the importance of HTTPS, even for static sites, talking about how library circulation records are private.
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 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/how-geonode-spread-across-the-globe/
 
-https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/how-to-stream-with-free-software/
+https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/how-to-stream-with-free-software/ seemed like an awesome live demo if you were in the room.
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/practical-verifiable-software-freedom-with-guixsd/ is basically a new Linux distribution.
 
@@ -76,14 +82,8 @@ https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/lightning-talks-session-1-gfdl-1-3
 
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-https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/incompossibilities-ubiquitous-engineering-tradeoffs/
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-https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/free-software-desktops-to-2020-beyond/
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 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/freedom-embedded-vehicles/
 
-https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/state-of-the-onion/
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 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/the-ethics-void/
 
 https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/m/libreoffice-certification-for-fsf-members/