PS Currently if you want to follow them, visit here:
You can follow PeerTube accounts from Mastodon because they are both part of the Fediverse.
When viewed from Mastodon, PeerTube accounts look and work like Mastodon accounts. However, if you click on their profile image you will see their PeerTube page.
For example try going to @pianotv on Mastodon and click on the profile image.
There's a list of interesting PeerTube accounts to follow over on FediFollows:
Updating goodreports.com entries today - including "Non-toxic social network," which is Mastodon, of course!
Strong recommendation for this: just posted my https://techtonic.fm interview with Craig Taylor on his book "New Yorkers," a brilliant oral portrait of the city.
Show notes: https://wfmu.org/playlists/shows/105312
NEW Techtonic episode: how to manage photos, how Apple manipulates the iPhone/Photos UI to maximize profits, and the difficulty of a small business trying to escape Big Tech.
We've all been thrust into Musk's techno-kingdom, and we need to learn how it works.
So I wrote this guided tour of our emerging world.
NEW: my https://techtonic.fm interview w/ Pete Davis on his book "Dedicated" - on commitment vs. "infinite browsing." A well-written and important book.
Links & comments: https://wfmu.org/playlists/shows/103744
New post referencing @aral's 'Hell site':
3 ways to gain control of your Twitter feed
Apparently the new audacity owners are adding telemetry to it :/ This is....concerning. Especially because that PR discussion has _zero_ opposition to the feature being added
One of the biggest announcements in my 25-year career.
I hope you'll join me.
Announcing the Creative Good community:
Excited to share my https://techtonic.fm interview w/Frank Pasquale on his new book "New Laws of Robotics." Strong recommendation on this one.
I wrote a parable about the algorithm in the Senate hearings:
"Google, which has monetized the amplification and spread of disinformation for years, here is using a surveillance tower with hidden cameras to present itself as a trusted authority."
From my column yesterday:
Jonathan Lethem was my guest on yesterday's techtonic.fm show, talking about his new book "The Arrest."
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@markhurst thanks for inviting and reintroducing me to this new and different social media platform. As a sculptor and small business owner I am struggling with deleting Instagram as it has become a tool for marketing yet I cannot in good conscience continue to use it. I'm hoping Mastodon will over time, grow to a viable art marketing alternative to the bonafide monopoly that Facebook has become. Thank you Mark and your techtonic tips booklet!