★ Favorited https://boffosocko.com/2018/10/29/deplatforming-and-making-the-web-a-better-place/
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I’ve spent some time this morning thinking about the deplatforming of the abhorrent social media site Gab.ai by Google, Apple, Stripe, PayPal, and Medium following the Tree of Life shooting in Pennsylvania. I’ve created a deplatforming page on the IndieWeb wiki with some initial background and history. I’ve also gone back and tagged (with “deplatforming”) a few articles I’ve read...
★ Favorited https://aaronparecki.com/2018/10/27/7/ownyourswarm
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Today I launched some updates to OwnYourSwarm, the service that sends your Swarm checkins to your own website. It does this by watching your Swarm account and sending checkins to your site via Micropub.  Private Posts I made two changes to how OwnYourSwarm can handle private posts. Private posts are currently an experimental feature in Micropub, accomplished by adding a...
📍 Checked in at Gate B13, Atlanta, GA.
📍 Checked in at Gate 403, Dublin, .
📍 Checked in at The Temple Bar, Dublin, Dublin City.
Most of Dublin is very Halloween but here it’s Xtreme XMas
📍 Checked in at Kokoro Bento - The Ramen Bar, Dublin, Dublin City.
📍 Checked in at Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, Dublin City.
Cathedrals and crypts
📍 Checked in at Vat House, Dublin, Dublin City.
So many good Halloween decorations
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“Patriotism is when love of your own people comes first; nationalism, when hate for people other than your own comes first.” - Charles de Gaulle“You know, they have a word. It sort of became old-fashioned. It’s called a nationalist. And I say really, we’re not supposed to use that word. You know what I am? I am a nationalist. Use...