Today's threads (a thread).

Inside: Ad-tech as a bubble overdue for a bursting; The largest strike in human history; Soviet computing graveyard; and more!

Archived at: pluralistic.net/2020/12/06/sur

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Solo: Hope Larson’s webcomic of rock-n-roll, romance, and desperation memex.craphound.com/2015/12/07

French Ministry of Interior wants to ban open wifi, Tor arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

READ: Kim Stanley Robinson’s first standalone story in 25 years! tor.com/2015/12/07/oral-argume

A teenager describes his hilarious adventures installing a surplus, 1,500lb mainframe in his parents’ basement youtube.com/watch?v=45X4VP8CGt

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The lawyer who caught UNC giving $2.5m to white nationalists orders the white nationalists to create a $2.5m fund for Black students or face a lawsuit indyweek.com/news/orange/t-gre

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Yesterday's threads: Descartes' God has failed and Thompson's Satan rules our computers; and more!

mamot.fr/@pluralistic/10532923

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I have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech that connects the rise of conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies and proposes a way to deal with both:

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My first picture book is out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter.

pluralistic.net/2020/07/14/poe

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@pluralistic we have stories of hero twins that were monster slayers. Navajo stories

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Just reread Homeland (I reread Little Brother last year), and started Attack Surface today.

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