Revisiting Gnu Social and liking what’s there

Gnu Social had grown a bit quiet the last time I used it. I changed identities a few times after trying twice to establish my own instance, and people got tired of trying to re-follow me and I can't blame them (that's one thing that works better on Hubzilla). In general, because of its core … Continue reading Revisiting Gnu Social and liking what’s there

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Just caught up with the Guardian post of Hossein Derakhshan, "Iran's blogfather: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are killing the web", from December last year. All true, but the bloggers, and other "content producers" (horrible term) are also helping to kill the web, by playing along with the rules. I can't so much blame them for … Continue reading Facebook