Marc boosted

Hi I'm Dave,

I have been floating around mastodon for a year. I'm a bit of a tinkerer so I have tried to start my own instance but it wasnt my thing.

I have a degree in Archaeology and ancient Semitic languages. I worked with at risk kids and teens for the past 10 years. Absolutely loved it but got burned out emotionally. Currently a stay at home dad.

Working on my Certified Openstack Admin and Hyperledger Admin certs. Passionate about opensource implementations in non profits

Fosstodon, @Openwords is a webapp under development by our small team.

The Openwords markup language represents human language learning problems

github.com/Openwords/Openwords

Openwords webapp reads those problems.

Openwords is looking for a partnering university to collaboratively build lessons. We are currently being tested in Jiangsu province, China at a k12.

Openwords is a (not profit max for shareholders). We intend to exit as a

Let me introduce two groups.

First, OceanEditors.com (OE).
OE isn't software, but Fosstodon may still find it interesting.

OE is an English editing service for scholars. We're able to serve Chinese scholars (WeChat pay).

Our main challenge is finding clients. Any help in that regard would be appreciated.

OE does not pursue profit maximization for shareholders. Instead we provide better compensation for our editors. We aim to exit as a .

Purpose:
oceaneditors.com/#About

@DistroJunkie
Thank you DistroJunkie... I have to ask, do you have a favorite distro right now?
@Openwords

@ericbuijs
I think it actually works well with firefox and others. We should probably fix that comment. Thank you for the suggestion.

And btw, as time goes on, we get more and more radical about independence, and interoperability with *fully* open tech.
@Openwords


Hello I decided to place my personal Mastodon account at Fosstodon,

I'm excited to join the community here to learn more about projects.

I'm the founder of @Openwords

Openwords.com

And I have a variety of interests in

I also run an English language editing group for nonnative English speakers.

OceanEditors.com

I'm located on island 🇭🇰 & 🇺🇸

Feel free to say hello!
Marc

Fosstodon

Fosstodon is a Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.