@bleeptrack I know you are the one to ask such a question: Do you know a tool that can generate good looking maps of fantasy worlds? Where I could e.g. give the number of continents and their names and it generates a map for me, randomly spreading mountains and oceans, deserts and rivers?

Join me tonight at Twitch:

**Collaborating on Office Documents in **

**08:15 PM UTC+01:00 (Berlin Time)**


If you like join me on tonight when I launch

"Shaping - The Show on , and in and "


Live, March 19, 08:30 PM (Berlin time)

We will start with

CNAME Cloaking – the next level of ad blocker evasion to track you:



– Some ad companies use DNS records to hide their identity.
– Web browsers likely can't detect this.
– uBlock Origin currently doesn't protect you against this, see github.com/uBlockOrigin/uBlock.

#adblocking #privacy #tracking #cnamecloaking #dns

Zum 100. Jubiläum der Stiftung Hamburger Bücherhallen war ich eingeladen, eine Rede vor den Mitarbeiter_innen und Ehrenamtlichen zu halten.

Mein Redetext "Wo die Zukunft verhandelt werden kann" steht jetzt zum Nachlesen online unter axel-duerkop.de/de/post/bueche und buecherhallen.de/blog-artikel/

What's the correct linguistic term for a word being phonetically related to another like in the following example:

Skynet <-> Nice cat

You have to speak it out loud several times to hear how scary this relationship is :-)

Things we didn't do:
- Start the fire
- Shoot the deputy
- Steal the cookies from the cookie jar

Things we did:
- Tried to fight it
- Shot the sheriff
- Put the sham in the shama-lama-ding-dong

Things we will do:
- Survive
- Rock you
- Walk 500 miles
- Walk 500 more

Things we won't do:
- Get fooled again
- Back down
- That

Things we will never do:
- Give you up
- Let you down
- Run around
- Desert you

- I did it again)

There is a derivative to MS Visual Studio Code that doesn't call home all the time:


**Collaborative and **

We are happy to release our new website "Modern Publishing" to the world: oa-pub.hos.tuhh.de/en/

In our project we conduct research on a socio-technical system that we base on , , , -scholar, and .

We want to find out, how scientific authors write and publish and how they are willing to use tools and workflows that embed values of .

Looking forward to your feedback, if you find the time!

@acka47 Hast Du die Konferenz our:networks bemerkt?[1] Ist leider weit weg.

Cool finde ich, dass die Einreichungen und Vorschläge über GitHub Issues erfolgen sollen.

[1]: ournetworks.ca/

Hey all! We are trying to #internationalize Taguette (#floss qualitative research tool, taguette.org) 🌍

If y'all could help translate Taguette into a language you speak, you can do it in-browser at: transifex.com/remram44/taguett

We have French + German so far, but would love others if folks have time!

Thanks 💟

Docker for Research and Learning 

Up to giving a two-days workshop on container virtualization for colleagues at our university.
We use Docker for various projects and are inspired e.g. by the way the Panama Papers research was distributed.[1] Running "docker run -p 7474:7474 ryguyrg/neo4j-panama-papers" on your machine gives you access to the complete data and the environment for analysis.

[1]: neo4j.com/blog/panama-papers/?

Save The Free Internet! 

Ich geh hin! Und du?

Demo gegen Artikel 13 in Hamburg am 23.03.2018

Demo gegen Artikel 13 in Hamburg. Gegen die EU-Richtlinie über das Urheberrecht im digitalen Binnenmarkt und die drohenden Uploadfilter.


Podcasts for the Kids using FLOSS 

Showed my nine year old daughters how to subscribe to podcasts and transfer them to their MP3 players.

We used , and a SanDisk 8GB Clip Sport that accepts format.

As an old school dad I believe in "one tool one job" as it teaches children the underlying principles of computers much better than convenient black boxes like smartphones.

What do you think about that?

It's Open Education Week! 

Happy to announce a local event in the middle of 2019:

"Telling Stories with & "

We want to find out, how these tools can interact to tell engaging and playful stories in .

If you are around in come and join us!

For more information see openeducationweek.org/events/t and community.tuhh.de/t/oeweek-ses

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