Americans of both parties have made their opinion on #NetNeutrality clear. Over and over again, we’ve spoken out. And we’re going to keep doing it until we get the Internet we deserve. https://act.eff.org/action/tell-congress-to-restore-full-net-neutrality-protections
I agree with Greg McVerry, ("I am a fan of including the permalink, you lose a few character but we have 280 now, if you couldn't say it in 140 can you cay it all? Kidding aside I think it is important to drive people to your site.") so I will experiment with embedding links and see how... https://blairmacintyre.me/2019/03/08/second-test-micropost/
Some Reasons, Some Strawmen, Some Hyperbole, Against AR/VR: https://blairmacintyre.me/2019/03/07/some-reasons/
The US patent system is broken; a cynic would say it persists because the rich make the rules, and benefit from the broken system. It gives out patents far too easily and needs reform, writes EFF's @danielnazer in an article on Theranos https://mastodon.social/@eff
Lost every single #overwatch game this morning.
But, I just put some banana bread in the oven.
So there’s that.
It almost feels redundant to post a link describing yet-again how Facebook is Evil, but the global efforts against privacy legislation (detailed in The Guardian) is pretty ugly, even for them. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/mar/02/facebook-global-lobbying-campaign-against-data-privacy-laws-investment
Played some more #overwatch today, what a random mess solo queuing is. I’m getting better at usually “not caring too much” but it sure would be fun to have some folks to play with regularly who can play as a team! 🤣
Hey, @blair, how's it going?
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Decided to play a bit of #overwatch after watching some … A decidedly different experience, doing solo queue placements on my old stuck-on-bronze account 😂😂😂😂
What a sweep!
UC parts ways with Elsevier: https://blairmacintyre.me/2019/03/01/uc-parts-ways-with-els/
From my blog: The AR Cloud will not be One Big Crowd-Sourced Map https://blairmacintyre.me/2019/02/22/the-ar-cloud-will-not-be-one-big-crowd-sourced-map/
Got my first attempt at pancetta cured, rolled and hanging in the wine cellar (beside the in-process duck prosciutto).
As one does in these modern days.
Researcher in AR/VR/MR/XR/3D/etc etc etc. Dad and Husband. Bagpiper.
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