Ethical design isn’t about trying to reform billion-dollar corporations like Google and Facebook that have fundamentally unethical business models, it’s about designing organisations with ethical business models that, therefore, can create ethical products and services.
Kobo Forma is looking good, I think I will pick it up one soon (tm)
though I think that article has an inaccuracy, there is a 32GB model, at least in Canada
I wrote this in an online meeting at work today, and thought I'd inflict on the fediverse. The topic is striving for excellence.
I've learnt through bitter experience that it's rarely possible to fix
all problems at once. What works, in my experience, is frequent small
improvements. The trick is to have a vision of where one wants to end
up in, and every day find the next step towards that. And it's OK for
the vision to also change. This applies to life as well as software
100 days without Elsevier in Sweden, and the sky has not fallen: http://openaccess.blogg.kb.se/2018/10/11/100-days-post-cancellation-of-elsevier/
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