TransTech holds first-of-its-kind summit

TransTech holds first-of-its-kind summit:

projectqueer:

The summit is the brainchild of TransTech Social Enterprises Founder and CEO Angelica Ross ( who was recently cast on Ryan Murphy’s new FX show Pose alongside four other transgender actors ) and featured a keynote address by transgender entertainer, entrepreneur and LGBT activist Madison Hinton and workshops led by trans and gender nonconforming facilitators focusing on the four technology categories—design, web/app, media and business.

TransTech holds first-of-its-kind summit

TransTech holds first-of-its-kind summit:

projectqueer:

The summit is the brainchild of TransTech Social Enterprises Founder and CEO Angelica Ross ( who was recently cast on Ryan Murphy’s new FX show Pose alongside four other transgender actors ) and featured a keynote address by transgender entertainer, entrepreneur and LGBT activist Madison Hinton and workshops led by trans and gender nonconforming facilitators focusing on the four technology categories—design, web/app, media and business.

Free/open source programmer and Creative Commons activist Bassel Khartabil faces torture in notorious Syrian prison #5yrsago

mostlysignssomeportents:

Bassel Khartabil, a Palestinian free/open source developer and Creative Commons activist, has been in prison in Syria since June, and his colleagues around the world have been agitating for his release. Now, the news gets worse: a recently released fellow inmate reports that Khartabil has been subject to harsh treatment and torture in Syrian custody. From the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Eva Galperin:

https://boingboing.net/2012/10/31/freeopen-source-programmer-an.html

Free/open source programmer and Creative Commons activist Bassel Khartabil faces torture in notorious Syrian prison #5yrsago

mostlysignssomeportents:

Bassel Khartabil, a Palestinian free/open source developer and Creative Commons activist, has been in prison in Syria since June, and his colleagues around the world have been agitating for his release. Now, the news gets worse: a recently released fellow inmate reports that Khartabil has been subject to harsh treatment and torture in Syrian custody. From the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Eva Galperin:

https://boingboing.net/2012/10/31/freeopen-source-programmer-an.html

Unsecured Internet of Things gadgets get hacked within 40 minutes of being connected to the net #1yrago

mostlysignssomeportents:

The Atlantic’s Andrew McGill set up a virtual server on Amazon’s cloud that presented to the internet as a crappy, insecure Internet of Things toaster; 41 minutes later, a hacked IoT device connected to it and tried to hack it. Within a day, the “toaster” had been hacked more than 300 times.

https://boingboing.net/2016/10/31/unsecured-internet-of-things-g.html

africandiasporaphd:#ADPhD Founding Curatrix Jessica Marie…



africandiasporaphd:

#ADPhD Founding Curatrix Jessica Marie Johnson delivers keynote at William and Mary #Repost @jmjafrx (@get_repost)
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Keynote snap. Current status: Exhausted but content with how it went and grateful for a generous audience and that I can do this work in this moment. Will post some of the slides soon. #RMDHatWM http://ift.tt/2zRyZpz Follow #ADPhD on IG: @afrxdiasporaphd