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Grant Potter

Open Technology: The Third Pillar of via @clintlalonde https://urls.bccampus.ca/3rdpillar

Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/04/06/getting-web-services-up-and-running-on-amazon-web-services-aws-using-vagrant-and-the-aws-cli/ via: @psychemedia "If we want to start developing digital skills at scale, we need to get the initiatives out of the computing departments and into the technology departments, and science departments, and engineering departments, and humanities departments, and social science departments…"

Grant Potter

http://thinking.is.ed.ac.uk/melissa/2017/02/20/roi/ 1. Universities must invest in digital skills. 2. Gender inequality in science and technology is a real thing. 3.Wikimedians will save us from Wikimedians.

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

http://www.affinity.works/ There is no technology solution to social problems, but we can use technology as an enabler for social movements to solve those problems

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/21/magazine/platform-companies-are-becoming-more-powerful-but-what-exactly-do-they-want.html "Platforms are, in a sense, capitalism distilled to its essence. They are proudly experimental and maximally consequential, prone to creating externalities and especially disinclined to address or even acknowledge what happens beyond their rising walls. And accordingly, platforms are the underlying trend that ties together popular narratives about technology and the economy in general."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/mar/11/tim-berners-lee-web-inventor-save-internet We’ve lost control of our personal data .. It’s too easy for misinformation to spread on the web .. Political advertising online needs transparency and understanding