Real Time with Bill Maher

Logo From HBO: He’s irrepressible, opinionated, and of course, politically incorrect. Comedian and satirist Bill Maher hosts this long-running, Emmy-nominated talk show, covering the week’s news and featuring a panel of guests, including actors, activists, politicians, musicians, comedians and more. Key Links https://www.hbo.com/real-time-with-bill-maher https://twitter.com/RealTimers Tweets by RealTimers August 3 episode https://www.hbo.com/real-time-with-bill-maher/2018/22-episode-467 If Trump tries to …

Photography Links

Photo Links related to photography presented in somewhat random fashion Headlines Fotografieren auf Reisen https://spectrum.ieee.org/consumer-electronics/portable-devices/september-1888-george-eastman-patents-his-kodak-camera https://www.dpreview.com/interviews/5683481585/sofi-lee-on-digital-nostalgia http://theartnewspaper.com/news/museums-right-to-charge-image-fees-is-called-into-question https://www.theverge.com/2017/10/4/16405200/google-clips-camera-ai-photos-video-hands-on-wi-fi-direct https://petapixel.com/2017/07/13/no-cant-use-photos-brands-instagram-free https://theconversation.com/explainer-how-law-enforcement-decodes-your-photos-78828 https://open.abc.net.au/explore/119643 http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2017/03/21/photos-clogging-your-phone-here-best-solutions/99265086 http://news.wtmlondon.com/blog/responsible-tourism/would-you-welcome-tourists-to-your-home http://nautil.us/blog/the-worlds-most-inspirational-iceberg-is-a-fake http://www.whydev.org/shouldnt-post-photos-kids-facebook Taking pictures with poor kids – @BluCollarProf – Outbounding A Traveler’s Eye Getty Images blows the web’s mind by setting 35 million photos free (with conditions, of course) http://www.one.org/us/2014/03/25/the-ethics-of-photographing-locals http://www.bjp-online.com/2014/03/getty-images-makes-35-million-images-free-in-fight-against-copyright-infringement …

August 19 is World Photography Day

Photo: NASA Goddard, Earth August 19 is World Photography Day, a day to pay homage to the history of photography, celebrate the present and leave a positive trail for the future. World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On January 9, 1839 The French Academy of Sciences announced the …

Open Journalism

Photo: Always Open Open journalism is a reworking of ‘citizen journalism‘ and we are taking this notion as a cornerstone idea for how to engage with Planeta readers. We have always sought reader (aka the audience) feedback and our best features are invariably the result of collaboration. Are there ways to step up these efforts? If …

Microfilm

Buzzwords Microfilm = a length of film containing microphotographs of a newspaper, catalog, or other document Headlines https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/07/microfilm-lasts-half-a-millennium/565643/ Planeta.com Digitize The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación

Submarine Cable

Buzzwords Submarine Cable = Elsewhere on the Web http://www.submarinecablemap.com http://www.telegeography.com/telecom-resources/telegeography-infographics/submarine-cable-map http://submarine-cable-map-2015.telegeography.com Headlines https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/03/10/technology/internet-cables-oceans.html Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EASSy_(cable_system) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Submarine_communications_cable Embedded Tweets TeleGeography: Submarine Cable Map #HappyDay https://t.co/xv6GE2WZVl pic.twitter.com/8QF5EdX2e1 — TEMSA (@TEMSA_Oficial) July 20, 2018 Today’s commercial launch of Hawaiki cable ends an 18-year monopoly on the NZ-US route. We’d like to extend our sincere thanks to all involved, …

Bilingual Signs

Buzzwords We are fans of bilingual signage. The case is made succinctly by Marcas Mac an Tuairneir, aka Mark Spencer Turner (@Marcas_Mac) of http://marcas.scot who launched the hashtag: #bilingualsign A bilingual sign tells you more than just where you need to go. It tells you a country has more than one native language. It tells …

#UsaTuVoz

Hashtags Oaxaca, Mexico – Here is a must-follow, must-amplify, feel-good hashtag for anyone keen on Indigenous culture, language and multigenerational knowledge sharing. Presenting #UsaTuVoz (Use Your Voice) promoted by Voces del Valle (@VocesValle) which encourages Indigenous language use on social networks. The hashtag was launched to curate the tweets of Oaxacan high school students who …