Interesting piece on abuse in the Fediverse: https://nolanlawson.com/2018/08/31/mastodon-and-the-challenges-of-abuse-in-a-federated-system/
You might want to tell Safari not to automatically open "safe" files.
The fact that evangelicals have sided with Trump, a serial adulterer and moral cesspool, over Sessions who, whatever else you may say about him, has spent his life fighting for their cause, says a lot about evangelicals' actual values.
Hey people, I've been noticing the number of posts with alt text going down. It might be because of all the new users who haven't learned about the feature yet, so for them and everyone:
yall should use alt text when uploading images! what are they??? hover over the images to find out! why are they good? the tldr of it is that visually impaired computer users exist and it helps them navigate the INFOBAHN better
Just as a heads-up, don’t use PMs/DMs on Mastodon, and if you have to never share any private information.
Admins of sending and receiving instances can read those, as there is no end-to-end encryption. Even if you trust the admins, instance ownership could change or hackers or government could get in.
Use different tools designed specifically for this.
I got to @natep's place for Natefest today and was delighted to see a log suspended with some throwing tomahawks. I appreciate that our idle conversations sometimes result in great decisions.
I'm an iOS developer and amateur BBQ enthusiast. Sometimes I toot angrily about US politics.
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