Okay so tumblr is banning rotating cubes saying it's porn and facebook banned saying "i'm gay" saying it's sexual solicitation and Twitter always seemed like it could disappear at any moment
I feel like we need to be getting ready for Mass Migration to Mastodon, which means we need to fix anything that keeps Mastodon from being usable, and there is in fact something that keeps Mastodon from being usable, there's one specific thing, it's this:
LB: most netbooks were not-great computers in several ways but everyone who made a point of shitting on them in 2009-10 was doing so out of some form of elitism that haunts the culture of computing today. Communicating, writing, and other simple tasks should be easily manageable on ubiquitous, ultra affordable machines today.
Engine problems versus Crime Scene problems https://www.jwz.org/blog/2018/10/engine-problems-versus-crime-scene-problems/
yeah the editor is nice and the typo is neat but they do tons of tracking and weird url hacks even just to track people
and it's centralized af. when they go down it's gonna be another geocities scramble bc basically every hot take and every thinkpiece of the last 5 years is hosted there because nobody thinks about this stuff
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