Excellent analysis of the South African #copyright bill and its importance for human rights: Parliament can uphold the Constitution by passing the Copyright Amendment Bill — again https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/opinionista/2020-07-12-parliament-can-uphold-the-constitution-by-passing-the-copyright-amendment-bill-again/
Only two days left to file comments to the #Mexican IFT demanding the protection of #NetNeutrality. @ericnull and @tumbolian explain why this is fundamental to ensuring a free and open internet.
The inside story of how @NearForm built the Irish COVID contact tracing app...one of the craziest couple of months’ work I’ve ever been involved in. https://www.nearform.com/blog/inside-the-collaborative-effort-behind-irelands-covid-tracker-app/
Detmold is first German city to use Consul for citizen participation
This is genuinely important and exciting, I highly recommend you read it if you have even a single geeky finger https://twitter.com/jgbarah/status/1177480451193131009
Dear students, don't forget that the deadline of @FSEconf 2020 Doctoral Symposium is July 15. Please submit your 4-page paper https://2020.esec-fse.org/track/esecfse-2020-doctoral-symposium and ask your advisor to send a support letter to Tien N Nguyen and me! #esecfse20 #ds
Ranked Choice Voting means you can vote for the candidate you like most without fearing the "spoiler effect".
It also ensures candidates need to have *majority support* to win elections.
It's gaining momentum across the country - here's how it works.
So proud! my PhD student, Alberto Martin, won the ACM Student Research Competition in #icse20 with his work on specification and analysis of inter-parameter dependencies in Web APIs. Congratulations Alberto! Joint supervision with @TonioRuizCortes at @unisevilla
Systems' jewels. Please, reply with yours.
https://www.forrestthewoods.com/blog/memory-bandwidth-napkin-math/ cc @miguelinlas3
Seems like firefox is closer to finally ship #webassembly threads https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1389458 \o/
"The most valuable" advice I have heard in my scientific career, I wish I would have heard it 10 years ago! 🙂#ICSE2020
Research papers abstracts for the Working Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation are due in 4 weeks. SCAM 2020 will be held virtually. http://www.ieee-scam.org/2020/#call
Updating the list of #freesoftware COVID tracking apps: 10 countries and counting. Updates & feedback are appreciated http://jgbarah.github.io/Notes/foss-covid-tools.html Bonus point: all of them with a http://Cauldron.io dashboard ready for you to check
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