This image explains the messenger situation very well, thanks to @fsfi for making it.
I just want to add the fact that telegram is the only messenger listed here that doesn't even have proper end to end encryption, this is a big red flag. I wish they mentioned it there, other than that its very good.
Hackernews is full of praise for the new Zulip release. Almost as positive as for blender.
Wanna give it a try.
It turns out Apple has been FLoCing its users all along - MSPoweruser
I am happy to reveal that a non-profit legal entity for Mastodon, Mastodon gGmbH, is in the process of being entered into the German company register.
For context, I have been operating as a sole proprietor so far.
It's been in the works for 8 months but I didn't want to announce anything until everything was finalized just in case it didn't work out. Yesterday, I paid in the starting capital.
It wouldn't be possible without the help and advice of @mellifluousbox. More to follow in blog form.
@xiu arg I forgot the link to your blog
Has someone experience with setup of Dendrite Matrix server?
If it is not too much hassle, I would give it a try. Beta status is okay if I do not need a weekend to get it running.
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