★ Favorited https://werd.io/2018/equality-of-opportunity-vs-equality-of-outcome
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Lately I've increasingly encountered arguments for "equality of opportunity vs equality of outcome", which is usually shorthand for a bunch of nastier opinions held by people who don't think we should be aiming for a more inclusive society. As far as I can tell, this is largely due to the rising popularity of Jordan Petersen, a conservative pseudointellectual who is...

Thanks to our guest Hannah Jeffrey for reminding us of the relationships we’re grateful for in this week’s We Have to Ask Podcast!


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Marty and Jonathan discuss the driving force behind any great sitcom, the relationship. They bring in relationship expert, Hannah J, to dissect some of our cherished groups on TV. It isn't sweeps week but you better have your tissues ready.
Reacted 😆 to https://jgregorymcverry.com/3209-2/
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Hey if you are like me and like to #edtechafterdark from your own blog, here is a cool gif engine that has the right microformats for an #IndieWeb photo post: https://kapowski.schmarty.net/
★ Favorited https://aaronparecki.com/2018/06/03/4/url-form-field
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Using the HTML <input type="url"> field is normally a good idea when you're asking the user to enter a URL. It doesn't make a huge difference on desktop browsers, but makes it a lot easier on mobile browsers. On iOS, when you've focused on a URL input field, the keyboard switches to a slightly different layout with different keys optimized...
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That's amazing! I subscribed to your Twitch so next time you are recording I will watch live! Here is a 30-second long timelapse version of the recording one! 😂

I had the streaming bug, today, so I made a couple of videos of writing the script for, and recording, this week’s This Week in the IndieWeb Audio Edition.

Direct Link: Script writing for This Week in the IndieWeb Audio Edition

Direct Link: Recording This Week in the IndieWeb Audio Edition

This Week in the IndieWeb Audio Edition • May 26th - June 1st, 2018

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Replacing Facebook with newsletters, “Taking Back the Web”, and privacy-preserving maps. It’s the audio edition for This Week in the IndieWeb for May 26th - June 1st, 2018.

You can find all of my audio editions and subscribe with your favorite podcast app here: martymcgui.re/podcasts/indieweb/.

Music from Aaron Parecki’s 100DaysOfMusic project: Day 85 - Suit, Day 48 - Glitch, Day 49 - Floating, Day 9, and Day 11

Thanks to everyone in the IndieWeb chat for their feedback and suggestions. Please drop me a note if there are any changes you’d like to see for this audio edition!

★ Favorited http://fogknife.com/2018-05-30-making-my-position-plain.html
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I've begun adding a quiet entreaty about some salient political stances to my open-source software releases.
🔖 Bookmarked https://sebastiangreger.net/2018/05/self-hosting-maps-control-privacy-ux/
Self-hosting maps: taking control over UX and users’ privacy // Sebastian Greger

“the design driver for this exercise was to create a solution that allows to embed an (interactive) map where the browser only contacts a third party after informing the user beforehand or – even better – not at all.”

Wonderful post by Sebastian Greger, and right up my alley. I look forward to trying this out with the checkin posts on my site!

Homebrew Website Club Baltimore

Digital Harbor Foundation Tech Center 1045 Light St., BaltimoreMD, 21230

Please note: We are back to meeting on Wednesday and meeting at 6:30pm. Be sure to double-check your calendars!

Join us for an evening of quiet writing, IndieWeb demos, and discussions!

  • Create or update your personal web site!
  • Finish that blog post you’ve been writing, edit the wiki!
  • Demos of recent IndieWeb breakthroughs, share what you’ve gotten working!
  • Join a community with like-minded interests. Bring friends that want a personal site!

Any questions? Join the #indieweb chat!

Optional quiet writing hour starts at 5:30pm. Meetup begins at 6:30pm.

More information: https://indieweb.org/events/2018-06-13-homebrew-website-club

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/986296074882365/