Probably the most important bit of trivia you new people would find useful is that you can use Mastodon from various apps!
Android, iOS, desktop, even alternative web clients that look differently!
Find an app here: https://joinmastodon.org/apps
Another backport. There is an important performance fix that was missing in 2.6.2 and some smaller fixes.
Looking forward to reading the Fall 2018 #fsfbulletin firstname.lastname@example.org
HTTP has serious problems that make it vulnerable to eavesdropping and content hijacking. HTTPS fixes most of these problems.
That's why we're pushing for web sites to adopt HTTPS by default.
#LosAngeles The Frogtown Art Walk is tomorrow if you are in the area. Car-free, bike friendly.
I'm from the Philippines. Everyone is scared here. When I speak against the current governtment my family/friends are concerned for my life. People who believe the government's propaganda thinks I'm crazy.
I guess I just needed a place to share my thoughts.
I used to not care about these things, though my parents were strong activists during Marcos' time.
Now I think I'm slowly waking up to the harsh reality that our country is now being run by a dictator.
Today's Too Much Not Enough is live, and in this one @darius teaches me about the decentralised web and ActivityPub, including Mastodon (especially Mastodon). I did not understand decentralisation until we recorded this, and now I do, which should be taken as a ringing endorsement IMO. https://toomuchnotenough.site/episodes/s01e07.html
thanks @Gargron for ALL the work you're clearly investing in this social connection and communication tool, which can and does foster positive, constructive, meatspace connections between people worldwide, who've almost forgotten what matters most in life!
Humanity will be forever indebted.