If any of you have ever wondered what the "Open Source Technologist" at the OERu actually does... here're some insights :) https://tech.oeru.org/insight-what-does-open-source-technologist-oer-foundation-do
I'm also interested to see if #lwwd100 works as a course tag :)
Hi Dan, welcome to the OERu family on Mastodon. We're grateful for your generous gift of time to support the #lida103 learning community.
If you're into working with humans, free software & cryptography, and you love the idea of helping news organizations break their biggest stories based on submissions by whistleblowers, you may want to come work with me! New opening at Freedom of the Press Foundation just went up - boosts appreciated:
This makes me angry:
I run my own mail server in a VPS. Its IP address is NOT blacklisted, and I have both SPF and DKIM properly configured. I do NOT send bulk mail.
But still, Gmail classifies my personal emails as SPAM.
Same email with same exactly same contents, sent through PoBox SMTP server goes to INBOX. Directly from VPS, goes to SPAM. No explanations, no public blacklist. It looks like they just don't want people going "indie". Sigh.
So, do you all think this is legit? Is Open v Closed the replacement for Left v Right? https://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21702750-farewell-left-versus-right-contest-matters-now-open-against-closed-new
whipped up some Creative Commons emoji for mastodon! Images taken from the CC downloads page here > https://creativecommons.org/about/downloads
the Creative Commons icon
Creative Commons Zero
Learn how to use the licenses here! https://creativecommons.org/licenses/
Ooo - if you haven't seen it, this is quite useful in working out Mastodon's rules of social engagement... https://github.com/tootsuite/documentation/blob/master/Using-Mastodon/User-guide.md #lida101 #lida102
Women of Wiki, Calicut, Kerala, India arranged #LiDA101 a campaign to introduce stay at home mothers to LiDA, https://mastodon.oeru.org/media/0Y9duDLgTfQcPL2zruw
If folks in #lida101 have been having difficulty receiving validation or password recovery emails from forums.oeru.org, please try again. I have just reconfigured the email service to use a more robust outgoing email provider. Let me know if any of you still have issues!
Refreshing after many months of dormancy - prior to the launch of #LiDA101
I'm delighted to see this part of the "fediverse" burst into life! Like the coming of a digital spring... #lida101photo #lida101 https://mastodon.oeru.org/media/epqJqgvF_BNeB88Ya6w
After almost 3 years of work, it's very exciting to see #LiDA101 just about to get underway, with a remarkably diverse set of learners!
Open Source Technologist with the OER Foundation - I blog about OERs and free and open source tech for delivering them on https://tech.oeru.org.
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