Imagine a future where cranes stacking and unstacking blocks of concrete become a familiar feature of our landscape https://qz.com/1355672/stacking-concrete-blocks-is-a-surprisingly-efficient-way-to-store-energy/ https://octodon.social/media/rlV1-laUkVPJkInSMxk
I'm slightly worried about the way some concerns/criticism toward alternatives (Mastodon, dat, ...) are formulated.
There is a burgeoning curiosity and excitation from, among others, non-tech users. I think it’s valuable in itself, and must be preserved.
28 + 29 Aug.
"Make a huge impact at your next event with your very own inflatable colon!"
We've gone full circle, and now there are articles describing why you can do more with blogging than with microblogging https://theoutline.com/post/5811/why-tumblr-is-better-than-twitter-and-we-should-bring-it-back
I actually really love that Mastodon doesn't show fav/RT numbers by default.
me at 10 years old: i want superpowers! like flying, and telekinesis!
me at 30 years old: i want superpowers! like not being afraid of getting yelled at, and making phone calls!
D'accord mais fallait-il vraiment le préciser? :D https://octodon.social/media/-soIKBeVQxj_MHB6_-I (etc sur https://fr.mstdn.wiki/Liste_des_hashtags_collaboratifs )
Your true friends are the ones who install your obscure messenger app just to speak to you
another trick to having a good time on mastodon imo: start tooting about anything other than mastodon
Because I had forgotten how to do it (so it might be useful to others) ⬇
If you want to boost/fav a toot from a user you're not following, on an instance different from yours, you can copy the post url in the search field.
It displays the post "locally" (and lets you interact with it)