'“A good vision for the metaverse is not one that a specific company builds, but it has to have the sense of interoperability and portability”, Mr Zuckerberg said, adding that there should be protocols like the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) internet standards for defining how experiences will be built.'
Incredibly exciting to get official confirmation that Germany's health service (@firstname.lastname@example.org) has standardised on Matrix for secure decentralised communications, targeting all 150,000 healthcare organisations in Germany(!!!) 🤯 Read all about it at https://matrix.org/blog/2021/07/21/germanys-national-healthcare-system-adopts-matrix 💉🇩🇪🚀
MetaFilter, the non-shitty community website I run, is an achingly longevitive 22 years old today. Every year a site member makes a goofy birthday post to celebrate the very first post back in 1999, to a long-defunct site called cat-scan.com that we eventually acquired the domain of.
me: heres my new linux setup
you: oh that's really cool!! how did you set that up!
me: ughh well ughh. well don't ask. it was a nightmare. it took days to get everything to work. i'm not sure actually how i did. technically it shouldn't even be working. i doubt i could ever re-create it. there's a few parts that i do remember, but you shouldn't try them because it was a while ago now and it probably works different. also it might break soon. i think it's already broken possibly
Also since Mastodon gGmbH is a real legal entity now and I am its CEO I am actually the CEO of Mastodon now. Sorry for ruining the jokes.
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