This sort of asshattery is why I focus on the so that we can stop giving these billionaire assholes more and more money and control over our lives.

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Getting ready to enjoy the first session of my first FOSDEM :)

Looking forward to seeing everyone in person (for the first time for many people) at this weekend :). Send me a DM if you want to coordinate a meeting time.

@cwebber I'd love an LGPL but with exceptions for static as well as dynamic linking.

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before beginning to improve the world.” --Anne Frank

@bob @amenthes @aral I’m not sure if Google or 2010 is what we remember either but the point is totally on point either way.

@h I just started Rust Koans this weekend...pretty interesting....

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If you only do one thing on make it changing your search engine. Google and others learn a great deal about you based on what you search for.

There are better alternatives out there.

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It is in our best interest as developers and users to work together in the fediverse.

Pixelfed is not competing with Mastodon or any other fedi project. The amount of MAU the whole fediverse has is under 1m users. A drop in the bucket compared to centralized, corporate, social media.

(MAU = Monthly Active Users)

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My cousin is a very talented artist. Check his stuff out on instagram (@milomatthieu)

@cwebber When was the last time they killed off a product? Oh yeah...

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climate crisis / deforestation / solarpunk 

We're actually capable, if we choose to, to increase the amount of biomass Earth is capable of growing. We just need to change how we organise our cities. Stop covering everything in concrete and allow trees to grow.

This is the #solarpunk I signed up for. In the end, if we don't actually help the planet, everything else is irrelevant.

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@javi I haven't tried the video or the message expiration features. I haven't gotten too many converts either :(

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Pinafore is now on Mastodon! (How meta is that?)

Follow this account for updates on, and toot at us to report bugs or ask for features.

Proof this is us:

All of this activity has me excited with playing around with all the different platforms...probably need to start using different icons or adding platform icons to them...

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