Welcome new followers! If you're not aware, I'm a member of the #GIMP team and a photo nerd.
I decided to smoosh those two things together to create a community based around photography+free software = https://pixls.us/
Please feel free to come join us so we can all be photo nerds together! :D
I've just #joined #diaspora
If someone wants to connect, here is my diaspora* link:
#Microsoft is pushing Office 2016 users towards Office 365 - OneDrive and Skype for Business end by 2020
Problem with the cloud subscription model (IMO) is that you can be switched off, and you own less than a perpetual purchase ie. when you end your subscription you have no software to read your saved information. Of course if you save it using the international #ODF format you can still use free #LibreOffice to read it but how many corporates plan for this.
11 reasons You will love Linux ---> http://tuxdiary.com/2017/02/23/11-reasons-you-will-love-linux-over-windows/ #reasons #linux #love
I agree with this,
"More compelling, though, is to have accounts on each of the instances that revolve around your specific interests, engaging heavily on the local scene and using the federation for related conversations."
Don't miss this gem!