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Kevin Marks

“transparent, open-source development and uncompromising data protection.…It’s more important to me that we focus on these core ideals than to go off and chase technological fads that are not going to survive into the future.”@brianacton http://nzzl.us/Iujqq7b

Kevin Marks

Decentralization matters, says @cdixon. On a dat hosted site? On an ethereum funded distribution network? Surely on his own website then? http://cdixon.org/ no? On medium, you say? https://medium.com/@cdixon/why-decentralization-matters-5e3f79f7638e
The is here for you, Chris.

Kevin Marks

“…as we pick apart the mistakes the tech industry made over the past decade. We studied casinos—casinos!—for their tricks and started dusting design reviews with words like variable rewards and triggers.” http://jon.gold/2018/02/exhaust-ports/

Kevin Marks

“We were faffing about blindly trying to find a way forward and that sort of blindly wandering about not knowing what the fuck we were doing was what helped to create what came.” https://youtu.be/9G91HQRSKW4

Kevin Marks

“Their coverage shamed Twitter into deleting a bunch of Twitter accounts, outing all of the public figures who had bought bots. It almost felt like a discussion of who had gotten Botox.” @zephoria https://shift.newco.co/amp/p/47958dcedd3c?__indieweb_impression=true

Kevin Marks

“There is something aspirational and athletic about trying to disconnect from the attention economy; it really is a bit like a practice of a religious kind, almost.” https://thesocietypages.org/cyborgology/2018/02/09/the-center-for-humane-technology-doesnt-want-your...

Kevin Marks

And on a different note, tracing calls through multiple services needs header propogation like this spec: https://w3c.github.io/distributed-tracing/report-trace-context.html

Kevin Marks

Tackling all levels of centralised structure online https://staltz.com/a-plan-to-rescue-the-web-from-the-internet.html

Kevin Marks

Facebook is trying to understand tummlers at last? https://communities.fb.com/learn-more/ @heathr @debs I wonder if they'd fund an one.

Kevin Marks

“…Facebook, with their “Move fast and break things” mantra… it is interesting that so few are willing to commit to its opposite: “Go slow and fix things.”…The web needs pockets of slowness and thoughtfulness…” @frank_chimero https://frankchimero.com/writing/everything-easy-is-hard-again/