The Newsbots on innerwebs.social were sick thanks to the instance falling over due to disk space collapsing.
Issues have been resolved. If you're not sure what newsbots are what just check the front page to https://innerwebs.social
Microsoft Windows U-turn Removes Warning About Installing Chrome, Firefox
Here are the key messages on Hurricane #Florence as of 11 pm EDT. Florence is expected to become a major hurricane on Monday, and there is an increasing risk of coastal storm surge flooding and freshwater flooding from heavy prolonged rain when the hurricane approaches the U.S.
I got a request to give birth to @kiro7 which is a local television station in Seattle, Washington. So for all you tooters living in NW Washington state you now got some local news in Mastodon
petition to bring back rainbows in computer logos
rt if u agree, fav if u agree https://twitter.com/isislovecruft/status/1031794845109477377
Apple releases iOS 12 beta 12 to fix ‘new iOS update’ alert by @apollozac
Newsbot update: I've cleaned up @NPR and the other newsbots to get rid of more links to twitter. They'll take you directly to articles (without paywalls) and without being spied on by birdsite.
Pennsylvania has ordered a lockdown of its entire state prison system after a number of staffers became ill from suspected exposure to tainted synthetic drugs.
Done and done @selfagency. The ship posting will go down like A shaky shady titanic. Tyrants come in many forms. Swearing only makes you look childish, kind sirs and madame.
Mastodon Newsbots Patch/Fix Update --
Made some more quick fixes to the #newsbots services to scrub out direct links to Twitter where possible.
These are the following accounts being mirrored from birdsite:
Under a new Missouri law, something like Tofurky deli slices would have to be described like "protein textured" rather than "meaty" or "soy roast beef."