Who the hell is running instances.social ?

They list #gab as a #mastodon instance with the most users.

That's not just wrong, except if you call bots users, but supports facists as it serves them visability.
Visability that they gained through exploiding.


My partner and I have decided to get a dog. Naturally, this is how I informed my heterosexual roommate.

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Web browser: Server not found.
Me, sighing: but have you REALLY looked?

Well, this sounds like a great Android ad-blocker. Thanks for the recommendation! blokada.org/

Indigenous people!

Please share this and reply and be my friend! Let's create a community on here where we know we have someone who gets it!

I'll start, I'm Ojibwe. Raised away from the tribe, but am a full member now as an adult.

(If not indigenous, please still share, I wanna reach others)

This cute but concise and useful comics from r/linux are really neat. Grep, awk and sed:

CHATONS: a collective of libre and ethical hosters for open-source web apps.

Is it weird that I am smitten by the idea of . By boyfriend thinks it hilarious that I, a non-techy, want to learn

My mind is blow by how well this new task management system is working for me: I write my tasks on an index card. I manually prioritize them. They get done.

I am grateful for this instance. I am also aware that what present as cis-male voices (like me), seem the most common. What can we do to make this instance more welcoming? What can we do to invite/amplify more femme, women, and trans people into the digital security space?

Time for #FollowFriday ⌚ 🍩 β˜•

πŸ” @exodus Exodus Privacy: Analysing privacy of Android apps

πŸ“š @libreture Libreture: Online ecosystem for DRM-free eBooks, incl. storage and bookshop list

πŸ“ @dev Microblog.pub: Lightweight single user ActivityPub blogging system

⛏️ @Minetest Minetest: Free open alternative to Minecraft

🍿 @ScreenTestOfTime Screen Test of Time: Podcast discussing every film nominated for Best Picture Oscar in order

Previous Follow Friday posts:

#FF #FFed

number one impression of on my phone is: omg my battery is lasting so much longer! My number two is that omg a pop-socket will fundamentally change how you use a phone.

An interesting article on the advantages (and disadvantages) of ActivityPub.


Or, why I love the decentralized, federated networks.

It's okay to not connect everything you own to the internet. Some things simply don't need to be connected to the "cloud".

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