@witchescauldron How to get the working alternatives into the paws of the masses? I havn't bought one recently, but I bet that if you buy a phone now it will come with Facebook and Twitter apps preinstalled. Defaults are powerful. It's why Microsoft Windows still exists despite being utter garbage. People aren't demanding it, it's just the default.
How to change the default user experience? The only real way to do that is to be the organization supplying hardware. There are not many people doing this currently, but maybe there could be more of a campaign to refurbish phones with LineageOS and Mastodon/XMPP clients preinstalled.
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