I have automated cross-platform posting set up, so you'll occasionally see links to centralised commercial social media platforms in my toots. But this isn't just another channel for me: I'm active here, like it here, and if you interact with me here, I'll respond here.
Moreover, once the Fediverse has a bit more critical mass, I plan to "reverse the polarity" so that this is the point of origin for my cross-platform posts. But so far most of the people I want to tag in stuff aren't here yet. 🤔
Kids, the internet used to be all about pictures of cats, and it was a lot better then. See what I mean? https://catsoncatnip.co/blogs/cats/finnish-cats
A sad day for Trekkies, scriptwriters, and glass ceiling breakers. #LLAP https://www.startrek.com/news/dc-fontana-1939-2019
Why are India's Twitter users moving to Mastodon? https://bbc.in/32lYMU0
Like the saying goes, countries don't have friends, only interests. https://news.yahoo.com/china-not-africa-charity-control-213000416.html?soc_src=hl-viewer&soc_trk=fb
Twitter emerges as a top threat to democracy in India and across the world. My article https://theprint.in/opinion/twitter-is-top-threat-to-democracy-in-india-and-world/317641/
The next five weeks in #Dominica are going to be insane in the membrane.
That is all.
Totally badass! https://lnkd.in/ejRK52D
FIJA is a cost effective organization that is helping preserve individual liberty in the jury box. They're in need of a new computer to continue this important work -- let's get them one! https://www.facebook.com/stevefoerster/posts/10157389401485673
Just in case anyone was still mistakenly taking the UN seriously. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/venezuela-wins-a-seat-on-the-un-human-rights-council/2019/10/17/e0beeb34-f050-11e9-bb7e-d2026ee0c199_story.html
Lazyweb: if I want to sell shirt designs, and I’d like it to be a teespring-like thing where the shirt won’t wear through in 3 months, the material isn’t sourced from somebody dumping trash in the ocean or working meth-addled children through 17 hour days and everyone involved is making something approximating a living wage, what shirt vendor do I want?
Calling all Kiwi educators. Join us for our inaugural #OER symposium. Registrations now open: https://oer.nz/coep19 #highereducation For more info: https://coep.nz/2019/10/04/registration-opens-for-national-symposium/
Bad news from Belinder Odek of meddlesome government from #Kenya. #econdev http://libel.iflry.com/2017/09/kenyas-government-should-leave-betting-firms-a-lone/
I'm very grateful for having had the opportunity recently to discuss New World University on The Score with Rick Sincere. https://lnkd.in/eJjzAxp