I created a wiki book on Libertarian Socialiam using Wikipedia's book creator and deposited on the Internet Archive.
This morning I woke up to a notice that it's been taken down due to a DMCA takedown copyright notice from Springer Nature
Crabgrass is a software libre web application designed for social networking, group collaboration and network organizing, with the goal of creating communication tools that are tailored specifically to meet the needs of bottom up grassroots organizing.
Crabgrass is released under the GNU AGPL licence and it's built with Ruby On Rails.
git clone git://labs.riseup.net/crabgrass.git https://social.coop/media/gh2UVECXzByRrLFQPwE
Convenience as ever wins. Same for distributed, federated, alternatives to Twitter. Make it convenient.
And the same with wireless headphones. Bluetooth is "open" but not that great, so devices add their own proprietary layer to make it convenient.
What's your opinion on what's happening in catalonia/spain? 1/? Show more
Oh wow, even though the specs will be better on my current laptop (Dell XPS 13) I'd totally have one of these: https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2017/10/lenovos-25th-anniversary-thinkpad-brings-back-the-keyboard-we-love/
Purism exceeds $1 million in funding for Librem 5 Linux-based smartphone.
Well done, @Purism, keep up with the good work!
Anyone using ZeroNet? I've got a 'Doug, uncensored' blog here: http://127.0.0.1:43110/1PsNi4TAkn6vtKA6n1Se9y7gmVjF4GU3uF/?Home
Thinking: I boost things on mastodon because they give me joy or make me think. I'm really conscious of this, the hope that others might also gain from seeing them.
I realise for me this practice ties in with feeling privileged to read what comes in here.
That's quite different from Twitter
You can't underestimate the importance of "yes", of giving oneself permission to act and (better) create. It's the advice I find myself giving most often to people (and to myself). Don't wait, don't ask: simply use your own good judgement and then do what needs to be done. @lauraritchie
The best way to change a bad system is to build a better one. Really cool to hear Pia Mancini talk about liquid democracy and Open Collective. https://hanselminutes.com/592/pia-mancini-explains-liquid-democracy-and-the-open-collective