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Chris Aldrich @chrisaldrich@mastodon.social

The buzzwords of the week seem to be "federated" and "decentralized". I'm glad that tens of thousands of people are being introduced to these concepts this week, but they're definitely not new, and they're far from perfected.

If we want openness, federation, identity, flexibility, and control why not just have our own website?

Excerpt from boffosocko.com/2017/04/05/mast

You thought the local timeline on Mastodon was moving quickly? I'm considering unwatching github.com/tootsuite/mastodon on Github for the constant flurry of activity!

Manually POSSEing my first post from my own site to Mastodon.social, a GNU social alternative. I have a feeling I'll enjoy the increased character count of 500 before being truncated on a microblog. boffosocko.com/2016/12/12/a-ne