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Manager of Community Development
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The Arctic 103 years ago compared to today
#FOSS works best when we're pioneering something new that the entrenched players don't even want to think about because it's against their business model.
Right now, #activitypub is creating something really interesting and new ( the #fediverse ) by being an interoperable layer connecting previously separate proprietary services. #Twitter, #Instagram and #Reddit won't share content and comments, but #Mastodon, #PixelFed and #Prismo (+others) will...
El día de ayer, Wikipedia en español se “apagó” para sumarse a las protestas contra una reforma que atentaba contra la libre difusión de la información en internet.
Hoy se ganó una batalla más 💪🙌
Calendar use cases + ActivityPub, wouldn't that be something?
WhatsApp account deleted permanently. Following the destiny of my former Twitter and Facebook accounts, which I deleted a month ago and I haven't missed a bit.
Although I wasn't a heavy WhatsApp user, I followed a few groups related with my membership in various associations. I thought about sending a message explaining why I was leaving, free alternatives, etc. I ended up just pressing the "Delete my account" button. If anyone notices and gets back to me, I will be very happy to explain. 🤩
“Before Twitter, before algorithmic timelines filtered our reality for us, before surveillance capitalism, there was RSS: Really Simple Syndication … As we move away from the centralised web to the peer web, it’s time to rediscover, re-embrace, and reclaim RSS.”
Very silly thought but... Is there a Pub actually called Activity? And do they have a logo, t-shirts, stickers...?
Send pictures, please.
Why ActivityPub is the future
That image features a pentagram. Approved.
There's already a flagship site up and running:
The dev is working on #ActivityPub support and is requesting feedback on what more needs to be done:
If you're interested in helping federate GetTogether, join the discussion at the link above.
It's official, #GetTogether now supports ActivityPub!
This is my first attempt at AP/AS, so somebody please let me know if I'm doing it wrong.
My new site progressively enhances the centralised Web with peer-to-peer functionality using the DAT protocol. It’s a Web+ site: a little bridge between the centralised Web and the Peer Web.
Peer web: dat://ar.al/2018/06/26/web+/