We just discovered that they hosted #8chan, and took it down last year because they alledge that the shooters were inspired by hate on the platform.
Maybe this is a coincidence but they seem to go-out-of-their-way to bring extreme rightwing interest groups into their network.
What we find interesting is that... (1/2)
"Zot is a JSONbased web framework for implementing secure decentralised communications & services... by building communications on top of a decentralised identity & authentication framework. The authentication component is similar to OpenID but is insulated from DNSbased identities. Where possible remote authentication is silent & invisible. This provides a mechanism for internet scale distributed access control which is unobtrusive." https://zotlabs.org/page/hubzilla/hubzilla-project
"What can’t be replaced, at least not unless I can convince a whole lot of not-technically-inclined people to abandon Facebook and sign up for something else, is the network of family and friends that exists on Facebook. Ultimately, I guess what I want isn’t really diaspora*– it’s diaspora* (or Mastodon, or GNU social, or just about anything other than Facebook) with all of my Facebook friends." http://www.kellysniderfamily.com/adam/mastodon-diaspora-and-wondering-if-theres-a-need-for-both/
Sherry the Showgirl by Al Hartley https://atomic-chronoscaph.tumblr.com/post/189925874423/inky-curves-sherry-the-showgirl-by-al-hartley
"India’s latest changes to intermediary rules, which have been drafted to make the internet a safer experience for local residents, also require intermediaries to deploy automated tools “for proactively identifying and removing or disabling public access to unlawful information or content.”" https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/26/wikimedia-foundation-expresses-deep-concerns-about-indias-proposed-intermediary-liability-rules/
" #Doxing or #doxxing (from dox, abbr. of documents) is the Internet-based practice of researching & broadcasting private or identifying info (especially personally identifying information) about an individual or organization.
....It is closely related to Internet vigilantism & hacktivism.
Doxing may be carried out for... aid law enforcement, business analysis, risk analytics, extortion, coercion, inflicting harm, harassment, online shaming, & vigilante versions of justice." from #wikipedia
not illegal animal suffering
This time a serious post.
Most #pigs in Germany are killed with carbon dioxide gas because it is more reliable than electric shocks and very cheap.
This is what it looks like:
Source, that it is the most common method of stunning in Germany (german): http://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/tiere/deutschland-umstrittene-co2-methode-bei-schweineschlachtung-14169503.html
Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit group that operates Wikipedia and a number of other projects, has urged the Indian government to rethink the proposed changes to the nation’s intermediary liability rules that would affect swathes of companies and the way more than half a billion people access information online.
A big welcome ❤️ to all the lovely people who have joined Mastodon to make a difference.
🇮🇳 #India, you rock.
Feel free to boost — to salute all new members.
i imagined a near #music future of the #fediverse with streamed live-concerts via #peertube announced over #mobilizon with a calendar-integration in apps like #tusky.
The crowd can directly support the artists with donations over #liberapay.
Records can be found on #funkwhale, artwork and bandphotos are stored on #pixelfed.
We nearly got it all together, just a little bit of waiting, maybe? if not, let me dream ;)
Hi! I am a Statistician / psychologist as well vegan activist that support animals rights in Greece. Playful and cheerful. Straight male, heterosexual. Be kind and non-violent to any creature.
Its a part of the #OMN