New to administering a Mastodon instance, here—
Any recommendations on how to go about increasing the character limit of user profile descriptions? I have seen this in effect on other instances. Thanks in advance.
#introductions / #introduction
Hello, Federation! I'm not entirely new to Mastodon, but this is my first personal instance. After leaving other big-name social networks, I wanted someplace trustworthy where people could find me by my real name.
I will do my best to use content warnings appropriately. Please correct me if I mess up!
Some of my interests: #privacy #security #linux #freesoftware #mobile #humor #podcasts #mbmbam #technostalgia #hiking #cats
See you around! 👾
I'm really happy to announce that the company I work for has just publicly opened a #Mastodon instance for all its 5000 employees.
This is the result of an initiative @moritzheiber and I have started a year ago and have pushed through with the help of many other colleagues.
Or find others to follow at https://toot.thoughtworks.com
1) linux ≠ ubuntu
2) someone browsing github without already having git installed, like for real
Hi #iOS #devs: The @matrix client #riotapp for iOS needs some accessibility love. Missing button labels, missing labels on bottom tabs, and rows that don't activate on double-tapping with VoiceOver on the Home tab. If you have a few spare cycles and would like to donate them to a good cause, this is one opportunity. The two Github issues are:
And just like that, we've reached the end of March...
Uhhh, I mean April? What?!
while #telegram is down (at least for some) take this as an oportunity to reflect:
- do you rely on a centralized service
- telegram runs on proprietary software
- it can't federate and creates by that something known as 'walled gargen'
- there are great alternatives you might like
for future use:
briar (in beta) has p2p
Booted! System 6. It appears to have a full 4MB of ram already installed, so that’s exciting.
Can’t wait for my transfer cable and floppy emu.
SuperMario 64's soundtrack can soothe even the souls of the damned
'Chat' will be Google's new name for RCS, Allo development paused in favor of Android Messages https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/19/chat-will-googles-new-name-rcs-allo-development-paused-favor-android-messages/
Hmm. I'm glad this is being worked on, but there's still a lot to do. I think an apology is in order.
OK, false alarm, I think -- it looks like you can drill down and get more specific with permissions in Hubzilla, beyond the three categories they initially describe.