Public Transit Projects Cheaper Than Uber's $5.2 Billion Q2 Losses, Ranked https://jalopnik.com/public-transit-projects-cheaper-than-ubers-5-2-billion-1837080980
Please fund more transit for people instead of pernicious capitalist nightmares for rich sycophants.
And that's it... we have 40 attendees! ActivityPub Conf 2019 registration is closed! https://dustycloud.org/blog/activitypub-conf-2019/
Looks like a great group; see all you who registered there!
@autogestion thanks, I'll see about getting that added to alternativeto.
@danarel Shop around; I assume it'll be difficult to find platforms not built on those major cloud vendors though. https://www.slant.co/options/16947/alternatives/~netlify-alternatives
@danarel look into Netlify, unless you really want to manage a server.
@anna IMO, the nature of the discussion should be this: How do we get people we *do* want to see on the Fediverse, specifically educators, journalists, public servants, et cetera?
@anna I'm suddenly having cold sweats and a flashback memories of Gentoo Stage 1-4 installations
@flussence That's DigitalOcean's IP space. I would advise contacting firstname.lastname@example.org per https://www.digitalocean.com/legal/acceptable-use-policy/
! Happy birthday Internet! April 7, 1969 was the date of publication for RFC 1, Steve Crocker's proposal for host software for the new Interface Message Processor hardware. https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1.txt
Did the European Parliament just outlaw the only Europe-made social network with #Article13?
It was only a matter of time. A piece of my High School internet history just died: music during MySpace’s first 12 years just vanished into thin air https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/b2381s/myspace_lost_all_music_uploaded_from_2003_to_2015/
Don't trust platforms to archive your data!
Los Angeles! EFF's @elliotharmon will be presenting at @crashspaceLA next Wednesday 3/20 on how the pervasiveness of digital locks & DRM tech have affected the hacker & tinkerer communities. https://blog.crashspace.org/2019/02/electronic-frontier-foundation-visits-crash-space-in-march/
For context I'm attempting to connect to a managed DigitalOcean database - https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/databases/overview/