It is amazing, and also depressing, watching national- and global-level strategic health/science/politics communication being done over Twitter, a platform expressly designed to make communication hard.
People resorting to Tweeting screenshots of Tweetstorm essay screenshots, because they need to discuss and fact-check complex logical arguments line by line, and Twitter just didn't think that was an important use-case and actively wanted to disincentivise it.
That makes my programmer soul sad.
Russia asked for access to Delta Chat user data ... so we had some explaining to do :) Cheers to decentralized app designs and the e-mail system's separation of apps and message transport, something that Whatsapp, Telegram and the likes fail to offer ... https://delta.chat/en/2020-05-01-roskamnadzor
ActivityPub can be confusing and/or hard to test or develop against.
I started a new side project called FediDB to help Pixelfed and other implementations debug federation issues.
It will be launching soon, need to test DMs and Federated Stories in Pixelfed 😅
I'm eager to work with other projects on this!
Urgh seeing some of the REALLY cool things people with @write_as blogs can do when it comes to the fediverse is really making me consider moving from WordPress.
But I've put soooooo much work into my website...
us in the cabal club are spending the next 7 weeks creating a subjective moderation system for cabal: a volunteer-driven & open source p2p project for resilient chat. 
we think it's important to ground the implementation in lived experiences, hearing concerns, and just listening to other people a bit
we're looking for people to interview & prioritizing those who identify as trans and/or women. please dm me if you are interested
Nothing to hide https://jlelse.blog/thoughts/2020/04/nothing-to-hide/
Just played XCOM: Chimera Squad for a bit. Seems like a fun little game (if you enjoyed XCOM2) - nothing really new though. I got a refund on Steam after 4 crashes in 2 hours. I might buy it again in 6 months. @Feri
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