that was quick to wanting to mute servers in whole

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🔅: "instances work kinda like email servers"
☀️: "instances are the zelda timeline and mastodon.social is OoT"

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5 cursed words 

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what if the real decentralized open-source social network was the friends we made along the way

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*Neil deGrasse Tyson voice* What you perceive as "Mastodon" is actually _hundreds of /tiny/ servers_, interconnected by a force called "Ostatus"

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#mastodon stats

TOTAL:
151 instances and 90802 users

TOP 15 :
mastodon.social 41703
mastodon.xyz 5627
social.tchncs.de 5580
social.targaryen.house 3938
mastodon.cloud 3632
octodon.social 2649
social.lou.lt 1613
mastodon.cx 1301
hostux.social 1162
memetastic.space 1041
mastodon.network 785
mastodon.technology 774
mstdn.io 737
awoo.space 732
mastodon.gougere.fr 689

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Boost: I stay Zizek
Favorite: I become completely devoted to posting early 20th century soviet constructionist art #Tooting Delemmas

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running a federated mastodon behind a .onion is like wearing green camo at the shopping mall

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2007: twitter.com
2017: bingus.planet, gay.water.source

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i think i really like the 500 character limit, it gives you space to breath but not enough that someone can write a book

"It was a cold winter day when King Zuckerberg was crowned. The masses shouted out in terror "Save us!"... I looked down upon them and whispered "No." " --Excerpt from "My Last Stand" by Richard M Stallman (2030)

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.@goatithro mainstream federated may become useless but if you had, say, a federation of universities, that could be interesting.

in a weird way this seems like the next logical step forward from xmpp

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