Every once in a while, a new platform pops up in the fediverse that legitimately surprises me. As the ecosystem continues to grow and shift and change, new apps emerge with completely new kinds of fuAn overview of BookWyrm, a federated social reading app designed as an alternative to GoodReads.
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Over the last few months, I have spent a lot of time thinking about, talking about, and building a search engine. The search engine was...
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A cursory review of all the non-metasearch, indexing search engines I have been able to find.
Mozilla has always championed the open web. So why is it abandoning desktop web apps, the most powerful alternative to proprietary App Stores?
I run a Matrix chat server for my friends, family, and friends-of-friends. I called it Gossip Land and whilst there are a few different apps you can use to join a Matrix server, Element is a good starting point. You can grab an account on the main Matrix server, meaning your username will be @username:matrix.org … Continue reading "How to find and join new Matrix chat rooms"
A nice list of matrix servers, for reference
For some people, it's apparently easier to manage your own browser than port some web forms from Flash to HTML.
searchmysite.net is a bootstrapped side-project, so currently receives no external funding. This post contains a quick review of current and expected future running costs, along with a summary of the plan to pay these running costs.