February 5th, Stammtisch #82
Arturo talks about crypto-art and the history of software copyright, and describes how giving exclusive property of files is at the opposited side of the spectrum when compared to free open source software.
He tries to raise the topic of how do we pay artists.
https://kathrynisabelle.com/ - homepage
cli ascii tarot: https://github.com/lawreka/ascii-tarot
AI-Generated TEDTalk: https://kathrynisabelle.com/ted
https://towardsdatascience.com/the-magazine-that-writes-itself-243ad03e6504 - talk to me about using AI for your art!!
(specifically also with this python package https://github.com/minimaxir/gpt-2-simple))
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twtxt is a decentralized microblogging platform.
learn about it at https://github.com/buckket/twtxt
Selfhosted microblogging / social media in a single txt-file (almost). Kinda like RSS/Atom, but much simpler. Started as a CLI tool only, but i want make it accessible
Why? Own/control your own content!
https://twtxt.readthedocs.io/en/latest/ - Specification and user guide
https://darch.dk/ - my site
http://darch.dk/twtxt.txt - my twtxt.txt file,
- that I post to using https://github.com/sorenpeter/phpub2twtxt/
http://darch.dk/twtxt - my twtxt.txt file rendered using https://0xff.nu/picoblog
- http://twt.social/ list of twt.social pods and other meta stuff
- http://jointwt.org/ page explaing about twt.social
- https://jointwt.org/goryon/ app for android and iOS to connect to twt.social
http://twtxt.xyz/ another interface for twtxt feeds
Gabor has been working on a Pinyin + Chinese text editor. When you type it keeps both Pinyin and the Chinese characters visible and selectable, which is very useful for learning. It allows multiple users edit in real time, based on the protocol used by Etherpad’.
Pinyin is the official romanization system for Standard Chinese in mainland China
https://xie.zydeo.net/ (login with “creativecode”)
Github repository: https://github.com/gugray/XiePinyin
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Hydra meetup #4 on Feb 13 https://hydra-meetup-4.glitch.me/
Raph, Naoto and others made a creative code list https://github.com/CreativeCodeBerlin/creative-coding-minilist
if you’re in cologne Naoto’s 10 sec video will be shown at hbf (hauptbahnhof, main train station) from Feb 15
snapshot - Transmediale Vorspiel https://action-io.com/works/snapshot
Onat wants to know about NFTs and alternativese
Tom test - Free webinar “Creative Chat: Tim Rodenbröker” next Monday https://zuyd.webinarninja.com/live-webinars/653875/register
Tom is searching for unity or react coders firstname.lastname@example.org
Damaris wants help with a “create your own adventure” type of thing, the technological side of it. Basically taking text fragments, tagging, clustering them. Building a 3D mindmap, where each node is a fragment. Then allowing people to “read” this by walking from one node to another. Also related to knowledge represenatation in AR/VR. If you want to talk about it, and help me understand the technical side of things (thank you!!), please reach out to email@example.com
Check her school’s programs: http://schoolofma.org/programs.html :) (classes in spanish too!)
Wonders what we think about https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross_Ulbricht
Working with https://impakt.nl/
Talks about direct democracy and how could we hack things to make the world work better. How to use technology for that.
Damaris: “Taiwan uses pol.is very successfully”
naoto: “reminds me of hkmap tracking police brutality in real time https://hkmap.live/”
Shows the new version of Tooll http://tooll.io/
His channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhL6NAlZe3s
Sanders has been working on an augmented reality filter software for chats.
DIY interactive theater using face filters
A version of Waiting for Godot where you play both characters
Looking for people in Theater to collaborate with
Created with LensStudio. Using them in Zoom/Teams/Jitsi with SnapCamera program:
More experimental facefilter effects:
Ilu has created a P5js clone on MSDOS. https://github.com/SuperIlu/DOjS
Including its very own IDE with library manager and module loader. He recently moved parts of his framework out of the core and they became plugins, making the core lighter. Then he created new plugins like sqlite and one for neural networks.
Live coding afterparty