Listened to this re-run on the Moth podcast yesterday. Reminder that us co-op enthusiasts can be just as zealous as any other fanatics
birdsite link, trans culture centers in the fediverse? Show more
One of my favorite media studies people, #MckenzieWark, posted this thread, and I suggested she check out the fediverse. What instances, hashtags, and other spaces would be best for her to connect with "#trans-made culture" on here?
New mind-controlled robotic arm exhibiting the ability to continuously track and follow a computer cursor using a noninvasive brain-computer interface.
Children of Time is one of the best books I've read in a long time https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25499718-children-of-time
Simplifies following or interacting with other users on remote Mastodon instances in the Fediverse. It skips the "Enter your Mastodon handle" popup and takes you to your own "home" instance, without entering your Mastodon handle on remote instances.
I recently installed #deltachat. Great concept!
- Use your own email address
- You can reach anybody having an email address
- End-to-end encryption
- Serverless (for the app itself, not taking into account the ones used for the emails)
- Good design (similar to #Signal)
And they are on Mastodon: @delta
Co-op Finance Job Show more
The Co-op Fund of #NewEngland is seeking a new executive director following the retirement of Rebecca Dunn this month.
CFNE is a vital piece of our region's co-op development infrastructure, making friendly loan capital available to co-ops that would struggle to get financing from traditional lenders. It makes #WorkerCoop conversions far more doable, and 🤞 that its next ED will be able to bring it to the next level!
This tree is named Hyperion. Standing at a height of 115.61 metres, it is Earth's tallest known living tree.
Hyperion is a coast redwood (sequoia sempervirens) and it lives somewhere in Redwood National Park in California. The exact location is remote, and is being kept secret to avoid any potential ecological damage or vandalism which too many visitors might bring.
"The Cybercouncil says only active, fitted augmentations qualify."
"What does that mean?"
"You're no cyborg."
"I wear glasses!"
"Sorry. Hearing aid, jointed prosthetic, pacemaker-"
"So I'm just a normal human?"
"Hardly anyone is normal. You'll be different some way."
"I hope so."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
Social.coop will be offline for emergency maintenance briefly while we update to 2.6.4. This is to fix the queueing issue in 2.6.2 that has been causing long delays in the feeds. #socialcoop
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