mastodon is not just a server (and why that's not necessarily a good thing) by

The post is about the current trend of having "specialized" AP servers rather than the dream of general, extensible ones where you can swap out frontends using the client-to-server API. Happy to hear more people talking and thinking about this! Btw the one AP project that does this for both the client and server AFAIK is @puckipedia's Kroeg, which I think still doesn't have users aside from @puckipedia yet, but I know she is thinking hard about these things

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@cwebber @kity @puckipedia Kroeg does indeed look interesting - may have a play this weekend... :D

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