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One of my brothers (John Cheney-Lippold) wrote a book! It was released today, whuddup! #WeAreData: The Making of Our Digital Selves is about data, tracking, & identity. ๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ’œ #trots #proud

@CarlosDiaz a friend showed me this and it blew my mind at least 4 times: (pretty sure it works only/best on desktop)

@poga I can't read what you wrote, but I saw you mention my server ;)

hey ๆˆ‘็œ‹ๅˆฐ ็š„ไบบ็š„ retweet ไบ†่€ถ!?

@GinnyMcQueen *bah. 2/ and maybe "reporting" would then just let me mass send those middle-people a request to break the connection. if they don't, I could just click a button to mass-unfriend those remaining connections. harrasser loses followers (and network effect) by being a jerk. so do those who refuse to act and remain complicit as an audience..? kinda like real human connections and real jerks :)

@GinnyMcQueen bag, sorry to hear :( sorry to go into "system design" mode, but I can't help but wish there was some feature of about only being able to hear mentions through "hops" of people I know... so if someone is able to give me grief, it's because people I follow, follow them. /1

"mastodon is dying!" shouts an article on a website that bombards you with intrusive advertising to please, please give them money, please.

agreed. not having internet and power is one of the most productivity-boosting things about living in my hammock in High Park during the summer.

20 minutes to pack up camp and my day starts. 20 to set up camp and I'm in bed early.

@Supernova @pbnjay I've just been tweeting to no one in particular with hashtags of my interests, so that when the next person joins and searches... ;)

@TraumaD oh! and AndStatus is good and should be compact with Madison due to them both using gnu social protocol (might lose some special features)

@nev whaaaa...! no way. I was daydreaming about starting to carry a hammer with me, and then taking a secret swing each time I passed by on commute. cue shawshark-style fairytale ending

summer : assemble a walled patio up on one of these planters and invite friends to stop in for hangouts and people-watching on some weekend day.