September 17th we will close registrations for 1 month to encourage the growth of other instances. #pixelfed
If you are looking for other instances, take a look at this list!
Dutch government to remove legal barriers to sharing code as #OpenSource. Next year, the government will begin encouraging public services to publish their source code publicly. https://joinup.ec.europa.eu/news/digitally-inclusive #PublicMoney? #PublicCode!
This space will be used to publish important announcements about the project, and you can follow @funkwhale to get updates directly in the fediverse.
The first post is quite a big announcement. TL;DR: I'm leaving my job in novemebr to work full-time on Funkwhale !
In case you're still wondering about google's intent: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2018/09/03/google-quietly-bought-mastercard-credit-and-debit-card-records/
Side note: While Mastodon 2.5.0 is out and ready, the relay software is still very immature and in need of further development.
If you decide to run it yourself, be aware there's a memory leak in the worker binary so it's best restarted every few hours.
It's written in Crystal because we wanted to squeeze max performance out of it but currently it's nowhere near max performance.
new Steve 'n' Seagulls album out! ;)
y'all, please send virtual hugs to the Brazilian people tonight, who lost their entire national museum in a catastrophic fire. thousands of artifacts that date back thousands of years were lost, as well invaluable artworks from many cultures. this is a terrible loss for humanity.
as an anthropologist, artist and a lover of brazilian culture, and as someone who studied tupi, this loss is staggering and tremendous.
holy shit ICQ in 2001 truly looked like a christmas tree :,-D
...or an ad supported website today.
Updated list of #ActivityPub projects in development and/or ready to use:
DropBox/Google Drive -> @nextcloud
GrooveShark -> @funkwhale
MeetUp -> @GetTogetherComm
Google Calendar -> @calendar_social
Feedly -> #ReadAs ( @write_as )
500px -> @peerpx
létezik az a szó, hogy dadekadencia? definiálom: http://lipilee.hu/2018/09/01/dekadencia-level-%e2%88%9e/
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