Dino 0.1 is released! 🎉
Dino is a secure and open-source application for decentralized messaging. It uses the XMPP (“Jabber”) protocol and is interoperable with other XMPP clients and servers. We aim to provide an intuitive, clean and modern user interface.
Release blog post: https://dino.im/blog/2020/01/dino-0.1-release/
@dino In your blog post you mention how other messengers are easy to use and have thus been adopted by many people and that you're also going for easy-to-use... But you seem to have forgotten accessibility: Most users are on Windows and Mac, and installing Linux is not easy for most. 🤔 But other than that, I am excited for Dino! 🎉
@sindastra Linux is pretty easy to install, imo easier than Linux, I know many former Windows user that use Linux day by day without any problem. The problem is that most people don't ever get in touch with Linux
@Muto Yes, it is easy to install for you and me. But for most it's not. 🤷♀️ A lot of people already struggle just *using* their computer as-is. It's sad but true. And others, just would not bother switching for X reasons. Theory and practice are two very different things.
@grainloom Because of your wording "Compatibility with shitty proprietary systems", made me think you're upset.
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!