Been meaning to set one of these up for the Instance for a long time.
But with the kind suggestion from @obsolete29, just got this live today.
Appreciate anyone's support to help us keep this labor of love of hosting, managing and evolving this instance going strong.
Special thanks to @jeannie who is a co-admin here, & who graciously donated the domain name to this effort. Key links:
Our mission & some key voices we recommend everyone follow: https://indieweb.social/about/more
Thanks all, & help us get out the word of this new community!
#Mastodon 3.5.3 has just been released with multiple security fixes, as well as a couple cool improvements!
A 3.4.8 backport is available for those who haven't made the jump to 3.5 yet.
What strikes me is that the #Fediverse is such that wherever there's a talk about new alternative #social platforms, with institutions and NGO's etc. on the table, the fediverse has no one to represent itself as a good alternative that is ready and waiting for new participants.
At #SocialHub we had plans to start as Special Interest Group (SIG) but that never came to anything.
Without this it is likely we'll miss out on a lot of opportunity to make our social environment even more flourishing.
Pixelfed Live - simple live-streaming
✨ Easy to use
⚡ OBS supported
✨ Optional live chat
⚡ Fedi + mobile api support
✨ Advanced admin config (limit broadcasts to users w/ 500+ followers, disable replays, etc)
⚡ Simple setup that scales, from a mono deployment to dedicated streaming servers
He's trying to hide his excitement for the official pixelfed mobile app!
If you'd like to participate in our mobile app alpha, make sure you follow this account and boost this post.
Dark Mode Toggles Should be a Browser Feature
- Written by Bramus
From the archive (2020): How the Instagram navigation became convoluted.
"With the introduction of significant layout changes — the tabs Reel and Shop — the Instagram navigation became convoluted. Let’s briefly explore how."
Just yesterday someone noticed a rather mysterious issue in my RSS feed and DM'd me on Mastodon to help me find out a solution.
In half an hour, the bug was solved and the feed was up and running again. It never ever occurred anything like this on either of the mainstream social networks, in years.
I'm thankful for this community.
And thanks @wouter for your help 😀
Jack Dorsey leaves #Twitter's board of directors
#Smithereen 0.4 is out!
There's quite a lot of changes, but notable additions are all about groups.
- Groups can now be "closed" or "private". Closed groups require approval by moderators. Private groups are invite-only. Speaking of which,
- Group invites. Pretty self-explanatory really.
- Improved sync for remote actors — it's likely that once you add someone as a friend, their profile will always be up to date.
- More bug fixes than I care to count
Having learned we can't trust Duck Duck Go what to use? See replies to thread below.
TL;DR: Startpage with EU servers
#DuckDuckGo Isn’t as Private as You Thought
Technologist, writer, admin of indieweb.social. Fascinated by how new politics impacts technology and vice versa.
INDIEWEB.SOCIAL is an instance focused on the #Openeb, #Indieweb, #Fediverse, #Mastodon #Selfsovereign #identity (#SSI), #Humanetech and #Calm technologies evolution.