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Mastodon instance of the day: glammr.us, "a space for folks interested in productive conversation about, well, galleries, libraries, archives, museums, memory work and records".

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We're looking for a Data Architect to take our Metrics work to the next level. This position can be performed remotely/internationally or from our Seattle office. torproject.org/about/jobs-metr

Learn more about Tor Metrics: metrics.torproject.org/

Work with us!

The Wikimedia Foundation has just opened a new role for an Events Team Manager:

boards.greenhouse.io/wikimedia

I will not say more. If you are good at organizing events and you have an interest in Wikimedia, click that link. 😍

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Cooperatives Europe is circulating a call for proposals (€26,000) for a "knowledge base" platform on co-op development. Any takers? coopseurope.coop/resources/new #platformcoop

These days our team is hiring, and I am again very thankful for the usefulness of this tool:

Gender Decoder for Job Ads gender-decoder.katmatfield.com

Don't let unconsciously gender-coded language to limit/bias the pool of great candidates for your new jobs!

At the risk of breaching my professional NDA, here you have an excerpt of a real chat at work today:

Thank you very much! This has been a first milestone and here you have not one but two emojis to celebrate:
πŸ₯‚
πŸŽ‰
(sorry, this is all I could arrange with the current budget)

Do you like communities and communications? Join our Community Relations team at the Wikimedia Foundation!

We have a new job opening for a Community Relations Specialist
boards.greenhouse.io/wikimedia

, biggest community initiative?

Wikimedia Foundation Fundraising Report for FY2017-18 - meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fundra

$100 million raised from 6+ million donations

The average donation: $15.86 USD.

What activities are being funded with these donations? Check the Wikimedia Foundation annual plan at meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikime

Thank you very much to 6 million people who make Wikimedia and possible.

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Announcing the first episode of a new podcast about the fediverse - FediverseCast! The show will feature conversations with cool fediverse makers and community members, hosted by @kevinflo

HUGE thanks to my first guest @eliotberriot creator of @funkwhale (Funkwhale)

fediversecast.com/2018/09/18/f

#introductions

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The B in Benoit B Mandelbrot stands for Benoit B Mandelbrot.

Mafalda - LAS QUE FALTARON [con Rebeca Lane] (Videolyric oficial)

youtube.com/watch?v=ji5CVZczEk

A powerful song about women and history. It has an encyclopedic twist and I want to think that they benefited from the work being done by Wikimedia activists tackling the gender gap:

meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Women

(via sants.tv/fit/18091400405969 )

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The year is 2073. All proprietary social networks are dead. Microsoft and Intel are long gone, everyone uses locally-fabbed RISC-V chips. The world has been cured of cancer, politics and electron.

There are no remaining hardcopy records of the half a century leading up to this, because nobody could get their printer drivers working in that entire time.

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