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Great podcast on the decentralization of the internet
Episode 153 - Decentralizing Before our Eyes — The Local Maximum
censorship/freedom of information rant brought to you by mozilla
Figured I'd get this out there since it's one of the contributing reasons to why I'm here.
The problem with the recent #mozilla blog post that's been making the rounds isn't anything political or relating to deplatforming. It's that Mozilla apparently is ok with the idea of giving authority figures tighter control over information and what is seen as factual. It's scary.
Read a lot about Mastodon over the last few months and came here to check it all out. I have to say I am beyond impressed, and can definitely understand why innovations like this are the future of the web
Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.