Into The Fediverse

Jul 22, 2019, 10:52 AM
In this episode we meet Sean Tilley (aka @deadsuperhero) of We Distribute (and formerly the Diaspora project) to discuss: early days at Diaspora, the first Facebook alternative to really reach critical mass;  the steady rise of Mastodon and why the Fediverse its gaining traction; some surprising factors pushing  people to move from Big Social to federated social media networks; and whether technologists could (or should) move beyond de-platforming to begin refusing use of their technologies to those whose political ideas they disagree with.