ich habe schon mindestens 50 big funkies genutzt und immer war der ton warm und lecker. aber heute, dieser digitalfunk, der ist so kalt, da sind die wörter schon an der antenne festgeklumpt. das heißt, die bits lagen im cache schon seit mindestens 15ms und das hat nichts mehr mit 1 funkgerät zu tun, bis auf das aussehen.
>iOS can’t handle sane audio formats
>Guess we just convert everything to MP3 then
Mastodons design decisions are so poor I don’t even know where to start. And as always no prior discussion took place. Decisions are just made and the Fediverse has do deal with them.
> use open protocol
> make free and open source software so everyone can use it
> yay freedom of speech
> WHAT CAN WE DO SO #GAB DOESNT USE OUR FREE SOFTWARE
Fascinating video about how differential steering works from 1937
I can't believe it has come to this.
If you are using your FOSS projects to limit choice and drive your political agenda, you are no more an agent of freedom than self indulgent corporations who use software to drive their commercial agendas. For instance, you are no different than Microsoft.
The freedom in free software isn't freedom to be told what to do, what to believe, what opinions to hold, and who to talk to.
Let the Fediverse be free and open to everyone.
And now even Gargon is supporting this behavior. https://mastodon.social/@Gargron/102184195834215862 In reality Mastodon just wants to be another silo, but with more rainbows and simulated bliss.
One simply can not watch too many O'Brien episodes. #DS9
ICANN granted Amazon.com the domain '.amazon' today, rather than the entire geographic region of the Amazon Basin.
Acts like this are colonial, obviously, but also a slap in the face to early internet promises of global representation + shared power. Its really sad.
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