Always remembering to not make first_name/last_name fields in my DB: https://www.kalzumeus.com/2010/06/17/falsehoods-programmers-believe-about-names/
you are probably watching all the videos for #apconf2020 now and so you can't read this post.
This is intended.
However, I'd like to say that I am overwhelmed by all the enthusiasm.
The page now has the full schedule here
ActivityPub conference talk videos just posted: https://conf.tube/video-channels/apconf_channel/videos?a-state=42
The latest on what's up with the Fediverse
Unfortunately, as of August 6, 2020, Executive Censorship Orders are now a reality in the United States of America.
This is a reminder that F-Droid.org was built to be an open, censorship-resistant alternative to the Google Play store for Android devices. It's easy to install, and it's an important way to protect your mobile devices against Executive Censorship Orders, for the free & open apps installed from there.
https://www.loomio.org/d/qbZTgtjs/mastodon-scraping-incident/56 if you want to post things on the internet that others can read, you are making it available for scraping by anyone on the planet with an internet connection. Regardless of what you think is proper or correct or what the laws or privacy notices are it can and will be scraped by people who don’t care.
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