Manyverse is an Android app for the Scuttlebutt social network.
Scuttlebutt is very unusual: it has no servers. All the data people share is stored on their own devices, and on the devices of people they share it with.
It's also unusual because it can work off-the-grid, via bluetooth or local wifi.
Manyverse is available from @fdroidorg and Google Play, and there's an iOS version on the way:
You can follow Manyverse at:
I miiiiight want some art for my coming YouTube channel. It's name is rotten byte (yeah I'm a dorky nerd), and I'm wanting a scary monsterous Chasmaporthetes ossifragus (ancient hyena, looked a bit like an aardwolf) with its mouth open. Could just be the head, could be a head for the avatar and then a whole thing. Anyone do monster art? Anyone know of a qtPoC or neurodivergent PoC monster artist? Will pay!
hey #retrocomputing fans
what was the last mass-market personal computer released where a user could have a chance at achieving at least some level of understanding about every thing that happened on it?
Fediverse users who are blind or partially sighted rely on screen readers to read posts aloud.
It's important to add alt texts on images you post, so screen reader users know what is in them.
You can do this on Mastodon by clicking on "Describe for the visually impaired" after attaching an image.
But what if you forget?
Well, there's a useful bot which will send you an instant message if you forget to add alt text:
To use it, just follow it!
A big "thank you" to whoever used my DigitalOcean referral link – you just knocked $25 off mastodon.technology's hosting costs 🎉
If anyone else is keen, here's the link: https://m.do.co/c/4a83a8a7aedf
If you were having trouble running the official #WriteFreely v0.9.1 build on macOS or Windows, try the builds we just released: https://github.com/writeas/writefreely/releases/tag/v0.9.1
Fixed issue: https://github.com/writeas/writefreely/issues/118
Apparently parts of European internet traffic were routed via China for about two hours yesterday:
The first iteration of the #retribute app is now officially ready 🎉
It's a web application that connect to your Mastodon account(s) and suggest you creators to tip based on your activity.
If you enjoy the concept or have some feedback, please let me know!
You can also find more about the app and how it works on the about page: https://app.retribute.me/about
Want to use #WriteFreely with Apache instead of Nginx? Here's an excellent step-by-step guide on doing just that.
hi @varjmes! it's good to see you around 💚
🚀After a month of work, I launched the new Pepper&Carrot website! Discover the new features and contents → https://www.davidrevoy.com/article722/
Are you using GitHub? This is worth a read: "content developed on GitHub needs to comply with US export laws"
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I bought some starburst, I ate them all. I have regrets.
Developer documentation https://matt.writefreely.dev/developer-documentation
js, go, react, whatever looks cool
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