No recos, so did a random sample of registrars of .coop domains until my IP got banned. Most are using https://domains.coop
Sent them a request, response:
"""With regards to our organisation, we are neither a worker or consumer coop. We are cooperatively owned by the ICA and NCBA respectively. """
Looks limited for what I want to do...
Looks like social.coop went straight to gandhi.net
#dwebsummit with Toronto Mesh running ipfs, secure scuttlebutt and cjdns on a librerouter
Wrote up some thoughts on Mastodon Content Recommendations.
_So before this gets unleashed on the world please do your research and study the available literature. Get experts to review it and listen to the people that have been doing this for a long time. You can then avoid repeating the mistakes of the past._
[Also using Webmentions to post to my site and syndicate to github is pretty darn cool..]
Standards are documentation, not legislation. They explain how to make your code do the same thing as mine. Sadly, we write them in an imperative voice, and don't explain how we chose them. Alex has more to say: https://infrequently.org/2018/06/effective-standards-work-part-1-the-lay-of-the-land/ #indieweb #microformats
I don't know much about co-ops and education. But this is an interesting development:
Wired UK with some good coverage of the #platformcoop movement including @resonatecoop
Fantastic performance tonight in San Francisco by @email@example.com She's a fabulous performer and member of Doomtree Collective.
Here's a thoughtful interview from 2015 about Doomtree's unique path to success.
Perkeep video/slides up from LinuxFest Northwest.
via @firstname.lastname@example.org https://twitter.com/bradfitz/status/991501673892691968
Reading "The World of Knowbots" from "The Digital Library Project". circa 1988
Thievery Corporation's Treasure from the Temple is on Resonate Coop:
Click through from https://thieverycorporation.com/treasures/
Give it some mutual aid :) If you're a member it's a good album, if you're not a member plz sign up!
The French government plans Matrix-based e2e encrypted communication across all entities by forking @RiotChat:@twitter.com clearly the way to go! :) https://twitter.com/nextinpact/status/984807947409608704
If you want to enable a new kind of Internet I suggest you get yourself to the 2018 #DWebSummit at the @internetarchive
The 2016 event was a watershed moment. Both @matrixdotorg and @ipfsbot launched there amidst a rich tapestry of technology, philosophy, ethics, and activism.
I'm going to work with my IA friends to make sure that more #platformcoop will be on offer. In 2016 Maira Sutton from Shareable was there, hoping for a lot more.
Sign up at https://decentralizedweb.net/
Trap my contacts? If only... (2010)
On birdsite people looking for a certain neoliberal mistakenly @ me. Looking for a good way to respond... Any Die Linke folks here who want to help with some good snark?
Everything in our world will soon be technology-mediated. @anildash offers some wisdom on how we can make these changes in a net-positive way. Recommended.
It was a blistering July day in Las Vegas, with temps hitting 109. Inside the SIGGRAPH 91 convention hall Yello's Rubberbandman looped on the speakers. On each chair: a red/green paddle.
I was a student volunteer, stamping the finest hands in Computer Graphics. Those hands (and my own) each controlled those paddles. Then 5000 people looked up and saw a Pong Game appear on the screen.
And then.. the machine started playing us.
Surprised no one has mentioned the RChain / Resonate announcement yet. Two coops cooperating. Really interested in seeing what results.
social.coop is a cooperatively-run corner of the Fediverse. The instance is democratically governed by its members, who generally share an interest in the co-op model, but topics of discussion range widely.
Our instance is supported by sliding scale contributions of $1-10/mo made via Open Collective. You must have an active Open Collective account to apply for membership; you may set one up here