Friendica, the federated open source alternative to Facebook, has just released its 2018.09 update:
The 2018.12 update (due by the end of the year) will apparently include #ActivityPub support
You can also follow the Friendica blog at @news
How is Gnome Boxes? I've not used it yet myself, but I hear a lot of good things.
The point of social media is to create a fun space to hang out online, and that includes incorporating fun things to play with and mechanisms that make things more comfortable. That's why custom emoji and content warnings are so successful, they make the space nicer to be in
Isn't it screenshot Sunday? Not much has changed over here, still rocking Fedora Xfce. Interestingly, I almost always find myself logging into Xfce instead of i3. I honestly didn't expect that to happen.
Been looking into the indie gaming scene on itch.io, etc. – so very awesome. Exactly what we need in the non-gaming side of tech also (including platforms that let independents make a living… which is why Elementary’s store is so great…)
Anyway, just stumbled on this tiny game called Afterlife, made with the Construct 3 engine (you’ll finish it in a few minutes). So cute! :)
While on distro-talk: I set my mom up with #UbuntuMate, dual booting on her Macbook, and she loves it, and uses it for most of her computing. She says the interface runs well and was easy to navigate and figure out. That says great things about Ubuntu Mate, and I'm proud of her for going for it, even though she's not a techie.