@lunar well, you *do* have to opt out of the #corptech system, just like you opt to use #GOOG #APPL or #FB products. you make a choice. as an activist and developer it is my job to make the free alternatives useful and attractive so that users will have practical reasons to adopt tech that respects their freedom.
if you are a developer or marketing person, well the weight *is* on your shoulders because you have the skills to influence people use to better shit.
@u2764 i can only control my own behavior and try to influence others. i'm already winning b/c i have good non-corp alternatives for all of the services i use AND my fam is willing to use the shit i host
literally days away from completely cutting the corporate cord and getting my family off of #FB messenger
can't be bothered to give a fuck about any other humans tho
my tiny dex internet heartcore will stand forever outside of capitalism
An elderly former librarian, I pass things along to keep brain supple.
Sources r aggregated in #Feedly and a list on #Birdsite and items I feel worth one's time r distributed 2 #fb, Birdsite, here, and even g+. Most #garden/ag/#survival goes to fb, most #climate/#pol/#disaster/#recovery goes to the bird, and most #coop/#economy here.
I keep recurring snippets of text in TextEdit, and recurring imagery in a folder called Stuff.
This is done from a recliner on a Macbook, with lap dog & coffee.
ÍNDIA passa EUA, é o maior país no #FB. SÃO PAULO ganha 2M usuários [01 - 07/17], mas cai de 7o pra 9o entre cidades.
Different question: is it OK for children to act as informants on surroundings, inc. parents, for #zuckerberg ? https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/may/31/facebook-photos-children-parenting #fb