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Assigning your copyright to the FSF helps us defend the GPL and keep software free. Thanks to Liu Hui and Anton Krug for assigning their copyright to the FSF! #GNU #Emacs and #GCC Learn more at #CopyrightAssignments

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Coucou les ami·es.
Je suis de retour ici après 2 ans de pause fediversienne :)
Ce qui m'intéresse dans la vie : les belles relations, les livres, la nourriture, le féminisme, le tricot, la rando, les enjeux politiques du numérique, le metal et sûrement que j'oublie des trucs.
N'hésite pas à partager cette petite #présentation, merci <3

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After India, France is blocking access to the #library which will not be accessible anymore through the four major French telecommunication providers. The ruling comes after legal action from the Syndicat National de l'Edition (National Editors' Union) and twelve other publishing houses.

Article in English:

Article en français:

Damn, big publishers are really trying to crack down on the right to science and culture. It kind of pisses me off because I have been aware of its existence since last week. Only "kind of" as the website hasn't been shut down... yet.

#openaccess #news #radlitnews

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🖨 Le projet CUPS, le gestionnaire d’impression sous macOS et GNU/Linux, va subir un bon en avant important en termes de fonctionnalités.

Chouette de voir que ce composant important de la bureautique libre est à nouveau remis au goût du jour. 👌

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The same American leftists who demand I speak explicitly on subjects that would get me detained within hours, are also the exact some ones that were silent when their friends in media outed me, and got me detained before. Why are so many of them such incredibly shitty people?

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looking for work 

Hello fedi, as I'm looking for work, would you please lend me a hand and spread the word?

In short, I can do Chinese--English / English--Chinese translations. And I'm pretty good at it.

I used to translate for the New York Times. After getting my PhD in physics, I worked for the publisher SpringerNature as an editor, but my experience there only further radicalised me against the unethical practice of "academic publishing", and I quitted.

My career in science also saw me accumulating 15+ years' experience with C/C++/Python, contributing to projects such as scipy, numpy, etc. That made me a decent tech writer of documentations, too.

I actually quite enjoy translating -- so much so that I have a page set up for that ->

Samples are available on request. I am capable of most commercial translation projects in Chinese/English. In my spare time, my language skills are further honed by my Ukrainian/Russian/French/Sanskrit/Old English projects.

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#stoppub #pollutionvisuelle #pubpartoutespacenullepart #sobriété #décroissance

"On n’en veut pub.

Lancée mardi par plusieurs associations écologistes, une pétition défend l’interdiction définitive des écrans numériques publicitaires – une mesure d’urgence pour faire face à la crise énergétique.
Ils contribuent au gaspillage d’énergie et de ressources, sont néfastes pour la santé et la biodiversité, […] soumettent les citoyens à toujours plus de pression publicitaire, contribuent à la pollution lumineuse et servent essentiellement aux grandes entreprises, au détriment du commerce de proximité », fustige la pétition. D’après un rapport de l’Ademe (l’agence de la transition écologique) de 2020, un écran publicitaire de deux mètres carrés consomme 2 047 kilowattheures (kWh) par an, soit presque l’équivalent de la consommation annuelle moyenne d’un ménage (hors chauffage)..."

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Hey Mastonautes !
Je cherche un moyen de diffuser librement des cours écrit de sound design pour le jeu vidéo.

Auriez-vous une idée de plateformes/moyens pour faire ça ?

#formation #musique #sounddesign #bisrepetita #jeuxvideo

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🆘 from #Malta Search and Rescue zone!

~60 people in distress who left from #Lebanon 10 days ago need urgent assistance! The boat is leaking, no food or water is left. They say a container ship is following them but so far no help arrived. They need rescue, not observers!


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Finally came across a group using something other than Google forms to coordinate their action

They're using Framaforms (TIL about this tool)

The group is which is planning a global day of action on Sep 9 in solidarity with flood victims in Pakistan

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"Si tout le monde parle de la « grande démission » (Great Résignation), c’est qu’en 2021, les États-Unis ont compté 47 millions de démissionnaires. En France, au premier trimestre 2022, ce sont 520 000 personnes qui démissionnent, dont 470 000 depuis un CDI. Toujours en France, parmi les 25 millions de salariés, 74% se sentent psychologiquement absents de leur #travail et 10% sont diagnostiqués en #burnout sévère.
Il serait abusif d’en conclure que les se détournent définitivement et massivement du travail pour mener une vie loin de l’exploitation. Ces démissions nombreuses sont toutefois le signe d’un doute sérieux à l’endroit de l’institution Travail qui génère de la souffrance, de l’insatisfaction, et une sensation irrépressible d’aller à l’envers du sens #commun."

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If anyone wants to to help affectees of the flood in Pakistan, pls donate to this fundraiser.

It is organized by socialist-feminist collective with a long history of grassroots struggle.

I can vouch for the people behind it. They are always there in times of crisis, standing up to the militarized state dispossessing people of their land and their homes.

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#JeRecrute (mon asso multiactivité sport/culture) :

- 1 maitre-nageur diplômé⋅e
- 1 enseignant⋅e en Dessin/Arts plastiques
- 1 éducateur/éducatrice sportif spécialité Judo
- 2 éducateurs/éducatrices sportifs spécialité Gymnastique

Les cours se déroulent à #Cachan près de #Bagneux, #Arcueil,, #Bourg-la-Reine.

Postes à pourvoir de suite. Temps partiel en CDI (ou indépendant si vous avez un autre statut).
Postulez-directement =>

Merci pour les RT 🖖🏼

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August OutKast Update! We've got three new trans women on the inside we're supporting and writings from Tariq and a new penpal named Micah! We gave out the most stipends to date during July and August is looking like it's going to surpass that. PLEASE consider donating or sharing with your rich auntie so that we can keep our trans folks on the inside healthy, supported, and able to communicate with the outside world.

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🇬🇧 Until Wednesday, I can submit suggestions for expert hearings before the EP Committee on Civil Liberties, (LIBE). The topics must be in line with the LIBE competences (protection of #fundamentalrights, #privacy, criminal law). Do you have ideas & suggestions?

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