@Shufei @polychrome @hamishcampbell @trwnh In the furry community, it took over from XMPP because reasons. Probably mostly revolving around Google Talk dropping XMPP support and self-hosting not being particularly popular in that community. Furries might make the internet go, but few want to take their work home with them.

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@BalooUriza @Shufei @polychrome @hamishcampbell all the people i know who use telegram only do so because it's convenient

xmpp is better sure but client ecosystem is awful, especially on ios/mac. discord and telegram are the most functional across all relevant platforms from a client ux perspective.

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