I'm reading @chrisinsilico book Mindf*ck and getting into a real FU mode about ditching not just Facebook (already done) but Google, Amazon, and even Twitter too (this is posted to the #fediverse as well for those ironically reading this on Twitter :))
We have #fediverse platforms already in production and still under active development to replace traditional social media. Who do Sanger and TBL think we need something brand new? What's this boycott PR thing to boot? Help make the fediverse viable guys!
Larry Sanger, the co-founder of Wikipedia, has called for a social media strike to demand decentralized social media platforms. He has urged users who are unhappy with social media websites to boycott the platforms on July 4 and 5 (at least one day). The motive behind the strike is to demand big corporations to give users back their privacy, control over data and user experience.
I woke from a dream where the #diaspora API was being deployed (which I think may actually be happening soon, right #diaspora-dev ?) so I revived my website comments system based on the API, polished up the #kotlin implementation, and then also wrote a #dotnet version so I could make an #fediverse app in #AvaloniaUI . Yeah I'm in a coding mood :).
After a process that started in February 2019 as a suggestion to us, we're finally launching our forum.Why does the web need yet another forum?The Feneas committee team has experience being involved in the federated social web since around 2011. In all that time one thing has become
Alright! After many hours getting up to speed on #PHP #phpstorm and #LAMP in general finally got a dev environment running with #friendica ...I think I'll celebrate with a little Stardew Valley before moving on :) #fediverse