I made the mistake of following topics like "Technology" and "Web development" over on the birdsite and now my feed there is full of "insightful quotes" and "pithy statements" and other stuff I don't need. Every time they try curation it's just useless.
I'd love to see what community-based, federated curation could look like, where I can follow a topic curated by people whose judgment I trust.
I wrote about this in:
Btw, there are already quite a bunch of different types of applications, slowly integrating into #fediverse ..
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