ecodigital.social

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

"Because of the importance but also complexity of these issues for those outside of , we created a video explaining what this archive is about and why the consequences of our reporting are so significant not only for Brazil but for the entire democratic world.
…the improprieties revealed have cast serious doubt on the validity of numerous guilty verdicts issued by Judge , including the conviction and imprisonment of former president da Silva"
theintercept.com/2019/06/15/wa

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

"Can't wait for a with the of , the censorship resistance of , and the centralization of , all tied together under the proven of ." @SarahJamieLewis@twitter.com
coindesk.com/report-uber-paypa

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

"measured the political composition of more than 200,000 of these 's editing communities, assessing to what extent the editors were split between and ideologies.

They found that when an editing community is politically , the depth and accuracy of the information significantly improves, and inversely, as become ideologically homogeneous, the quality of the page dramatically declines."

onezero.medium.com/wikipedia-s

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

"Morehshin Allahyari has been capturing the imagination of lovers the world over since her Material Speculation: series from 2015-16 propelled her into the spotlight. For that project, she recreated objects destroyed by the ISIS terrorist organization in Iraq.

them in a beautiful translucent material that revealed a USB — filled with the related data — buried deep inside the new works."

Physical for

hyperallergic.com/504461/talki

Xamanismo Coletivo @eliasulrich

"Desde que o jornalista ajudou a lançar o cinco anos atrás, na esteira da sua série de reportagens sobre o caso Edward , o site tem crescido de forma rápida. Uma consequência um pouco inesperada na época da criação do site nos EUA foi o lançamento de uma versão brasileira, o , baseado no , onde vive desde 2005.

A gente é como uma banda de rock."


gijn.org/2019/02/20/the-interc

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo
Xamanismo Coletivo @eliasulrich

“Modern perspectives on cannabis vary tremendously cross-culturally, but it is clear that the plant has a long history of human use, medicinally, ritually and recreationally over countless millennia.
Ancient mourners apparently created the smoke by placing hot stones in wooden braziers—receptacles for flaming objects—and laying in plants. The residue was found on the insides of 10 braziers on stones exhumed from eight tombs in the 2,500-yrold Jirzankal Cemetery"
nytimes.com/2019/06/12/health/

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

"it’s not every day that a reading of the facts dismissed as by so many sensible establishment voices is ratified by extensive documentation. In publishing this series of articles, is injecting itself directly into ongoing debates around , the role of the press, and the use of hacked or anonymously leaked information in ."
newrepublic.com/article/154150
The Conspiracy to Discredit Brazil's Left - The New Republic

Xamanismo Coletivo @eliasulrich

" has a variety of pro-social effects, such as increased friendliness and heightened empathy, yet there is a distinct lack of research examining how these effects might intertwine with a .

This paper claims that MDMA use forms part of a spectrum of relationship ‘work’ practices; a unique kind of ‘date night’ that revitalises couples’ connection."

‘Never drop without your significant other, cause that way lies ruin’

sciencedirect.com/science/arti

Xamanismo Coletivo @eliasulrich

is rocking the internets with "How to Change Your : What the New of Teaches Us About , Dying, , , and "

", whether for the treatment of psychological problems or as a means of self-exploration and spiritual growth, is undergoing a in the US… at Johns Hopkins, NYU & UCLA, where drug trials have yielded promising results."

nytimes.com/interactive/2018/0

Xamanismo Coletivo @eliasulrich

", applied as to psychological problems rather than broader conditions, risks simply feeding into the self-improvement logic that increasingly underscores , and that has already shown a remarkable capacity to absorb, defang, and redirect potentially transformative practices like and ."

@erik_davis@twitter.com
techgnosis.com/capitalism-on-p

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo


"Articularam-se para manipular dados da investigação contra o ex-presidente e outros acusados. Uniram-se para, mediante artifícios, burlar a evidente ausência probatória e influenciar a sociedade a favor de seus anseios particulares. Violaram, assim, de modo incontroverso, princípios relativos à imparcialidade do juiz, ao juiz natural, ao devido processo, à ampla defesa e ao contraditório."
revistacult.uol.com.br/home/se

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

Use to promote
"One exciting possibility is to create an absolute legal defence for companies that make products that plug into the dominant companies' offerings. This interoperability defence would have to shield digital toolsmiths from all manner of claims: tortious interference, bypassing copyright locks, patent infringement and, of course, violating terms of service."
@doctorow
economist.com/open-future/2019

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

: "It can be argued that… by providing access to such material, is stifling the impetus needed to innovate publishing… ignores genuine publishing and innovations such as the increasing use and visibility of servers."
socialsciencespace.com/2019/06

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

McMindfulness is the new capitalist spirituality.
", positive psychology and the happiness industry share a common core in terms of the de-politicization of . The ubiquity of individualistic stress rhetoric - with its underlying cultural message that stress is a given - should make us suspicious. As Mark Fisher points out in his book , the privatization of stress has led to an 'almost total destruction of the concept of the public.'"
opendemocracy.net/en/transform

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo


" is not property. It’s a piece of who you are.
A truly would be one in which contributors have real . proposes that such a market would allow you to sell data that is “beautiful to you,” and which reflects something you can become excellent in and proud of. Like a collective of gardeners who sell data that helps program gardening others can buy—data that actually represents the fruits of ."
slate.com/technology/2019/05/d

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

The giveaway Is dead, and @propublica@twitter.com killed it.

"The legislation seemed poised to pass the Senate, but Wyden, a co-sponsor of the original version, started having second thoughts as ProPublica kept churning out new stories on what Wyden termed “dirty tricks” by the tax prep industry.

The National Consumer Law Center supported the overall bill but hated the Free File part.

'This is a significant victory for low and moderate income ,'"

huffpost.com/entry/irs-turbota

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo


(1) Deep – a , centralised Library Management System, procured at a UK wide level and run as a single piece of technology serving all libraries.
(4) Safe – a user-led for the people who love libraries, replicating the community spaces they visit and work in as a complementary to commercial services.

bl.uk/press-releases/2019/june

Ecologia Digital @josemurilo

" has a variety of pro-social effects, such as increased friendliness and heightened empathy, yet there is a distinct lack of research examining how these effects might intertwine with a .

This paper claims that MDMA use forms part of a spectrum of relationship ‘work’ practices; a unique kind of ‘date night’ that revitalises couples’ connection."

‘Never drop without your significant other, cause that way lies ruin’

sciencedirect.com/science/arti

Augusto Herrmann @herrmann

A few weeks ago I had the honour of taking part in the course New Advances in Open & Digital Government, lectured by Prof. Marijn Janssen of TU Delft. @HMarijn@twitter.com
Here I share some of my notes:
herrmann.tech/2019/05/17/notes