A free/libre culture songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, sideman for other songwriters.
A web developer, sysadmin, consultant, and software freedom advocate.
A freelance writer, blogger, speaker on music, technology, theology and culture.
- My living room server died (motherboard) after 6 years of dutiful service, hosting Mediagoblin, Dokuwiki, Snowy, ownCloud, rsync backups, and GNOME3 for living room computing purposes. I feel like I lost a family pet or something. about 2 days ago
- Blaise favourited I admit to spying on my kid's @onedrive account. And now I know it's time to have "the talk" about how we name file... https://t.co/VoSogng3ZE about 5 days ago
- RT @okayultra: If you want image of the future, imagine hundreds compromised PHP webservers running inside thousands VMs inside every toot... about 5 days ago
- RT @evan_greer: Obama: you have 3 months to shut down as much of the unaccountable secret surveillance state you've built as possible befor... about 3 weeks ago
- RT @lemire: When Edward Snowden denounced the fact that the US gov gave itself totalitarian powers, you ignored him. Now all presidents hav... about 3 weeks ago
- RT @mmasnick: So, uh, TPP looking mighty dead about now. about 3 weeks ago
- Shared Chris Selley: Don’t act surprised that the Liberals are flip-flopping on electoral reform by Chris Selley on Oct 21 2016 at 4:44 pm
- RT @CatherineAbes: After being counter-protested at their last demonstration, pro-life protestors have returned to Gould St. with banners n... on Oct 18 2016 at 1:22 pm
- Shared Thomas Clarkson's question--and the answer that changed the world by jvanmaren on Oct 7 2016 at 2:45 pm
- syncevolution refresh outputs calendar events from last 17 years in a random order, feels like my life flashing before my eyes in plain text on Sep 4 2016 at 8:39 pm
- Shared 2 items:
- I'm going to the @creators_comm panel at the Drake 6-8pm tonight, mostly because @robyndellunto will have a mic: https://t.co/YgWHfSs0OQ on Sep 1 2016 at 2:31 pm
- Euthanasia isn't about releasing the suffering from pain. It's about releasing those around him from responsibility. https://t.co/rgEHfdDBR3 on Sep 1 2016 at 1:05 pm
- Squirrel steals Go Pro and films tour of the trees -- queue multi-year baseless copyright battle and PETA lawsuit: https://youtube.com/watch?v=t6I_Zic29VQ on Aug 18 2016 at 9:49 am
- Um, way to digital, #UofT library: "Borrow this ebook! Available on a 3 day loan. Returning it makes it available to someone else sooner." on Aug 16 2016 at 1:06 pm
- Shared Primatologist Tells Court That Macaque Monkeys Are, Like, Super Smart, So They Should Totally Get Copyrights by Mike Masnick on Aug 8 2016 at 2:50 pm
- On violin with @daveborins Sat night, and violin/guitar with @darrellelondon at #TasteofTheDanforth Sunday! https://t.co/4DlvjGuG38 on Aug 4 2016 at 10:30 am
- I've compiled videos from the past 7 years of string arrangement work I've done: http://apeironmusic.com/strings/ on Aug 2 2016 at 11:55 am
- Shared 7 items:
- Clinton Friend, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe Now Pretends Hillary Never Supported TPP by Mike Masnick on Jul 29 2016 at 7:02 pm
- The Selfie-Taking Monkey Who Has No Idea He Has Lawyers Has Appealed His Copyright Lawsuit by Mike Masnick on Jul 29 2016 at 11:32 am
- Bruce Schneier Sounds The Alarm: If You're Worried About Russians Hacking, Maybe Help Fix Voting Machine Security by Mike Masnick on Jul 29 2016 at 9:54 am
- Security Researchers Sued For Exposing Internet Filtering Company's Sale Of Censorship Software To Blacklisted Country by Tim Cushing on Jul 29 2016 at 6:51 am
- The Internet Of Things Is a Security And Privacy Dumpster Fire And The Check Is About To Come Due by Karl Bode on Jul 26 2016 at 11:34 am
- Techdirt's New T-Shirt Is Now Available... But Its Content Isn't by Leigh Beadon on Jul 22 2016 at 3:16 pm
- and more...
- A Prayer Table in a Classroom is like a Chief Digital Officer at a Record Label on Jul 15 2016 at 9:47 am
A prayer table in a classroom is like a Chief Digital Officer at a record label — a nice way to pretend that you care when you’re really just shoving something off into a corner. Legacy organizations sometimes hire someone who gets technology, and maybe even give them a fancy title, but in reality it’s […]
- This week, both the R and T keys fell off my N900, worn out from use. #esinpeace on Jul 15 2016 at 8:47 am