Is Sci-Hub a pirate infrastructure? (or a legit #OpenScience initiative)
Don't miss this @EPFLcdh / @lhst_epfl seminar on 'Governing Digital Knowledge Infrastructures' with Pierre Mounier @piotrr70 & Chérifa Boukacem @BoukacemZeg - More info: https://memento.epfl.ch/event/governing-digital-knowledge-infrastructures-sci-hu/
@urbanjodi This also means that if a candidate of one party is more approachable and answers reasonable questions on Twitter, then our friendly exchanges will tend to suggest that I support their party. I suspect this is what has put me in the “orange” cluster of @bluebiscotti’s graphic.
I wasn't properly awake but great to be interviewed by @bbcBola on @bbcworldservice on our new @ADRNorg @IDS_UK research on protecting citizens against violations of #privacy rights in Egypt Kenya Nigeria Senegal South African and Sudan. #digitalrights https://www.ids.ac.uk/projects/surveillance-legislation-in-africa/
Be sure to join us on the 27th of October 2021, 11:00, at our upcoming webinar, as we unpack everything related to Prior Authorisation. To register and be part of the conversation use this link https://gcis.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nx4MY73XRwOyASXvUcq8iw #POPIA
The Regulator’s Member, Professor Sizwe Snail ka Mtuze, will be on @ligwalagwalaFM tonight at 20:15 discussing cyber security and the obligation of responsible parties to report security compromises. #POPIA
EXPOSED: King’s daughter Sikhanyiso’s letter directing mobile operators to shutdown internet as pro-democracy protests intensify. http://www.swazilandnews.co.za/fundza.php?nguyiphi=1635
Sleight of hand. After explaining that provincial and national elections will in future have something that municipal ones always had, it claims something has changed at municipal level.
CUT OUT THE MIDDLEMAN.
CUT OUT THE PARTY.
The @OneSA_Movement advert for the November 1 local government elections is out and it brilliantly explains how you the voter can take back your power in this election.
Reminder! #cryptopary collective @cypurrnyc are hosting an event at #Brooklyn Library tomorrow, Saturday October 16, 2021 from 2pm - 3pm, details at this link https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/cypurr-session-tales-virtual-20211016
Special guest: @cryptoharlem livestream cohost @sa0un Remote & in-person.
Announcement!!! Wiki In Africa's WikiFundi software has won the @OpenEdGlobal 2021 Open Infrastructure Award! Details: https://awards.oeglobal.org/reveling-2021-open-education-awards-for-excellence-winners/2021-open-assets-awards-winners/ @havingaflood @Anthere @KiwixOffline #vikidia #edtech #OER #OpenAccess #creativecommons #oss #wikifundi #wikimedia #wikipedia #awards
Presumably the 1675 km/h derives from earth's rotation at a certain latitude (probably the equator). Then there's Earth's orbit around the sun, and the sun's path through the cosmos...
Remember not to take $18 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, otherwise you might turn into the Guardian. 😆