June 10, 2020

La favola dell’austerity italiana

Bookmarked Public social spending as a share of GDP (Our World in Data)

Social spending includes, among others, the following areas: health, old age, incapacity-related benefits, family, active labor market programmes, unemployment, and housing.

Per dirla col poeta spendi spandi spendi spendi, effendi Social spending includes, among others, the following areas: health, old age, incapacity-related benefits, family, active labor market programmes, unemployment, and housing. Source: Public social spending as a share of GDP, 1970 to 2016

June 7, 2020
June 2, 2020

Reposted Opinion | How Your Phone Betrays Democracy (nytimes.com)

You protest, they watch.

Within minutes, with no special training and a little bit of Google searching, Times Opinion was able to single out and identify individuals at public demonstrations large and small from coast to coast.

June 1, 2020
May 30, 2020
May 28, 2020

Replied to The Day AppGet Died. by Keivan Beigi (Keivan Beigi)

The story of how Microsoft embraced and then killed AppGet.

I never really understood why developers dedicated so much time and energy to a proprietary platform. I still don’t understand why one would want to contribute their free time to monopolists. This story confirms my gut feeling. Sad.