Uploading this here so I always know where to find it. #thankslori
This is a pretty small instance that I set up for friends, but for me is mostly a gateway to keep in touch with friends elsewhere on the fedi, as well as to meet new folks.
Registration is generally open unless there's some bot fuckery going on.
There isn't really a "theme" here but I'm happy to welcome anyone who is good-natured. I sort of want this to be the next evolution of that message board where you used to just go to hang out.
Hey peeps, I'm Stu and I run straylight.expectnomore.net. It's a small instance where I constantly try to cajole old internet friends into joining, but it's also open to anyone looking for a home online.
I post mostly about my pets, music, game development, and home improvement. And also usually links to weird shit.
Lemmy Release v0.6.0 - Avatars, email notifications, and a lot more.
v0.6.0 is here, and we've closed 41 issues! This is the biggest release by far:
Another major announcement is that Lemmy now has another lead developer besides me, @felix Theyve created a better documentation system, implemented RSS feeds, simplified docker and project configs, upgraded actix, working on federation, a whole lot more.
According to Bruno Mars: hashtag #blessed
This screenshot taken from an America On-Line tutorial VHS tape lists what I think are AOL forum boards (never used AOL myself) and I just realized the names are very #BBS worthy:
The Space Shuttle
Carrier Fortress at Sea
The Promised Land
The Know Zone
I half expect a phone number and a blurb about how much disk space they have right next to each name.
(Never have to lose my baby in the crowd.
I should be laughing right now.)
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!