1 in 5 people in the UK are reading less because the news agenda is too depressing, it’s too biased, and controlled by “hidden agendas”. community.theferret.scot/t/peo

Listen to members of 3 UK-based media co-operatives, from @theferret , New Internationalist and The Bristol Cable discuss the trials and tribulations of running a co-operative media project. tapewrite.com/tapes/play/5952c

OK so we now are at 1,569 instances being tracked, with a total of 698,849 users. Almost to even 700,000. And we just crossed the milestone of TOTAL Diaspora users by a decent margin. Curious to see what line we cross next.

"Russian military intelligence executed a cyberattack on at least one U.S. voting software supplier and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 100 local election officials just days before last November’s presidential election, according to a highly classified intelligence report obtained by The Intercept."


#NSA #intelligence #Russia #Trump #TheIntercept

It turns out that the biggest private sector care provider in Scotland is controlled by a partnership registered in the Cayman Islands.

The Ferret has shown that the same firm has had more upheld complaints against it than any other provider, prompting calls for more care to be provided by the public sector and social enterprises.

More > theferret.scot/mapped-care-hom


Ok next question. Who has worked out the best multi-account Mastodon client for Android?

I like , but really need to be able to look after more than one account...

Also, has anyone tried out any desktop clients that do multi-account Mastodon?

Since I'm new here I ought to say hi properly. I'm a co-founder of a media project called The Ferret based in .

You can find out more about The Ferret here: theferret.scot/about

We've currently got about 560 paying members, no ads, and we're currently crowdfunding for our next big investigation :)


This from social.coop should appear on my Twitter account thanks to the magic of


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