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Grant Potter

"at some point you run up against issues that are more social problems than technical problems" https://nolanlawson.com/2017/03/05/what-it-feels-like-to-be-an-open-source-maintainer/

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

... a social network for short demos https://www.dwitter.net/

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

http://gking.harvard.edu/50c "We estimate that the government fabricates and posts about 448 million social media comments a year."

Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/dec/04/google-democracy-truth-internet-search-facebook "This is a propaganda machine. It’s targeting people individually to recruit them to an idea. It’s a level of social engineering that I’ve never seen before."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

mastodon.social

Mastodon is a free, open-source social network server. A decentralized alternative to commercial platforms

Grant Potter

Wikity, One Year Later | Hapgood

It’s a self-hosted bookmark manager for linked ideas and data that has (for me) revolutionized my ability to think through issues and find connections between ideas I would have otherwise missed. If you want to see me construct an argument about something, you can read my blog. But if you want some insight into how I conceptualize the space, you can visit my Wikity site

Grant Potter

"I’d argue that when we’re determining that subjects like computer science should be compulsory we should also consider social science as a way of helping citizens navigate the changes inevitable in creating their new status quo." https://medium.com/learning-re-imagined/what-can-education-learn-from-brexit-and-trump-edcc2aaa223e#.eofbkyqdi