I โค the Internet

However,

it has been increasingly disheartening to see it develop from a community of people sharing a platform to an oligarchy of platforms that exploits people ๐Ÿ˜ž

But hope is not lost! The Internet, much like society, is resilient! And I am not the only individual who shares these concerns. Collectively we can redistribute the power that has been centralized by monolithic companies!

If this resonates with you

maybe youโ€™d like to join the Fediverse? ๐Ÿ˜

โ€œNo one federated service is likely to be causing much of a stir in Silicon Valley boardrooms, but its their collective potential to become greater than the sum of their parts by encouraging interaction between services that is truly exciting, and itโ€™s a prospect that is very possible (and indeed already happening) thanks to standard protocols common to federated services.โ€ โ€• What on Earth is the fediverse and why does it matter?