It's that time of the month again -- the July 2020 Update Blog is live!
I have said we have too much news to list for several previous entries, but that's especially true today. This is the biggest update we've had yet.
Facebook acquires OpenStreetMap partner Mapillary -
So Mapillary, the "Street View" part of OpenStreetMap (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Mapillary), based on crowdsourcing people's photos for their "open data" project.... has been bought by Facebook 🙄
Holy shit you guys! The #EU has adopted a standard to measure how repairable something is!
This means the path is now clear to make actual laws requiring companies to make their products repairable.
@izaya thing is, there are operating systems like Firefox or Chrome that happen to also be capable of viewing HTML documents by accident, but I wouldn't call them document viewers.
Jakob; computer engineering student at TU Vienna; does some art sometimes™ and hates poorly designed UIs | C3NOC/LOC Hel(l/p)desk
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