Sarah Jeong is being treated unfairly by right wingers and under a harassment campaign, that much is true.
But we need to talk about how she helped bus a Chinese woman who has since lost a ton of financial security because of her and Vice.
A couple of people from various instances have mentioned that #Mastodon is confusing at first. So I decided to write a comprehensive guide on how to get started with Mastodon.
Hopefully this helps new users to Mastodon. Please do Boost if you feel it could be useful to others.
Liberapay is in trouble, here's our blog post that explains the situation and what you should do if you're one of our 2000 active users: https://medium.com/liberapay-blog/liberapay-is-in-trouble-b58b40714d82
When having to jump into a git branch that I haven't looked at in a while, it's useful to know what files have changed... so I wrote an alias to do that.
Now I'm hooked!
Nerd and online communities are a ripe harvesting ground for neo-Nazism. Preventing society and subcultures from going gangrene is about knowing the warning signs, identifying it early, and preventing the spread. https://medium.com/@DeoTasDevil/how-white-nationalism-courts-internet-nerd-culture-b4ebad07863d
New blog post: How to implement a basic ActivityPub server https://blog.joinmastodon.org/2018/06/how-to-implement-a-basic-activitypub-server/
At work we're going to start trying out #rocketchat
We've been using Pidgin (and still do) but it's really not meant to share code snippets and the like