"Some people buy an iPhone every year; some are on a two-year cycle; others wait for screens to crack, batteries to die, or apps to slow. Nearly all, though, buy another iPhone, making the purpose of yesterday’s keynote less an exercise in selling a device and more a matter of informing self-selected segments which device they will ultimately buy, and for what price."

Thompson on point, as ever: stratechery.com/2018/the-iphon

@raucao plan on going to this year? they've been sold out for a while and I never got a ticket.

@raucao the kosmos.social web app is better than any of the mastodon Android apps I've tried, I'm actually getting notifications now

You can now challenge someone to game of #chess over toots! castling.club/ 💪

It's actually a standalone server in the #fediverse, implementing #activitypub all by itself. 😃

TFW you survive the initial eruption in Pompeii, but then a giant rock punches you in the face:

GitLab open sourced push mirroring and added it core. This is a great win for #decentralization!!! You can now run your own canonical GitLab instance & easily mirror to GitHub for findability.

Read more here: about.gitlab.com/2018/05/22/gi

Another reason why GitLab is #1

#federation #fediverse #decentralize

Is anyone working on a photo sharing platform for the fediverse already?

Finally booked my flight to . Excited to discover Senegal and see everyone again! Better late than never.

shout out to the best password manager ever: justwatch.com/gopass/
gpg encrypted, git for versioning, yml for metadata, fast & easy to use. <3


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