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Hi everyone! New here so wanted to introduce myself. I'm a Computer Science student, avid reader, chess player, and learner. I'm from Boston.

I'm looking to eventually leave classic social media for good, so looking forward to meeting people here! Feel free to say hi!

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Hehe sure, Mastodon has a wide variety of people to follow. Web developers. C developers. Back end developers. SysAdmins. Developer advocates.

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New here? Remember that Twitter is optimized to make you into passive consumers, by en(r/g)aging you with content that you don't choose yourself.

Here, that doesn't happen. But it also means you're responsible to find people to follow.

It will take some work.

If you're willing to put that in, you'll find a wide variety of friendly people that will be happy to have meaningful conversions and laugh and cry together with you.

Start by searching and looking at who other people follow.

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Happy GNU/Year, or as I've recently taken to calling it, GNU plus Year.

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merging dakota and carolina to admit guam and DC but keep 50 stars

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What companies would you not work for even if they offered you excellent compensation?

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Recently I had a look at stats at fediverse.party/en/fediverse
and it says that there are 1m active users here. Same time, if check any popular hashtag from popular instance (which on my consideration works as relay), it do not look like million at all, more like 10k users. So I see next options:
1.fediverse.party stats are somehow wrong
2. fediverse is overcrowded but ...

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Hi everyone,
I'm Mo, a computer science student at my first year.
I'm very interested in tech in general, and linux & open source in specific. I also like reading and music.
that's it. it's nice to meet y'all here :)

Day 3048 of addicted to . The sun set outside and I was confused because I had gone to bed 2 min ago in-game

Hi everyone! New here so wanted to introduce myself. I'm a Computer Science student, avid reader, chess player, and learner. I'm from Boston.

I'm looking to eventually leave classic social media for good, so looking forward to meeting people here! Feel free to say hi!

Fosstodon

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