Beeper – All Your Chats in One App (beeperhq.com)
While working on Pebble, we ran into a lot of issues as we tried to enable messaging from the watch. For example, we never figured out how to send an iMessage or WhatsApp reply. While digging around for a solution to that problem, I thought it was odd that no one had built a Adrium/Trillian/Meebo chat app for modern chat networks. I buried that thought for a while, until I learned about #Matrix two years ago.
„Erstmal brauchen wir ein Moratorium für Kryptomining in Europa – selbst wenn das Bitcoin, Ethereum und Co. nicht stoppt, setzen wir damit ein Zeichen: Dass uns Klimafolgen von Technologie nicht egal sind.“ https://chaos.social/@netzpolitik_feed/107579965648483802
I added #CactusComments to my blog the other day. Means, that people can now officially and publicly bash against the grammar gore I write
Cactus is a heavily slimmed-down #FLOSS #Matrix client that you can easily embed to your website. Coolest thing is, that it's actually Matrix, so your visitors and you can moderate/write/read comments with your fav Matrix client.
KUDOS to the Cactus folks. Great work!
‘It parodies our inaction’: #DontLookUp, an allegory of the climate crisis, lauded by activists - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/dec/30/it-parodies-our-inaction-dont-look-up-an-allegory-of-the-climate-crisis-lauded-by-activists rather telling how many film critics refuse to look up...
This week's donation went to Nico, otherwise known as DeepBlueV7.X. They contribute to Nheko which has quickly become my favorite Matrix client. They accept donations through Liberapay.
If you haven't tried Nheko out and use Matrix I would recommend it.
I’m a climate scientist. Don’t Look Up captures the madness I see every day - https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/dec/29/climate-scientist-dont-look-up-madness manages to be both entertaining and terrifying; recommended #DontLookUp
Hold on everyone, for it's the *biggest ever* Matrix Holiday Special - a comprehensive tour of all the amazing things that Matrix got up to in 2021, and a premonition of things to come in 2022! Happy holidays everyone & thanks for flying Matrix! https://matrix.org/blog/2021/12/22/the-mega-matrix-holiday-special-2021 🎄☃️☄️🎊🎄
This image makes me think about how one impact of Brexit was just to make the UK more like the US.
Bought some LED lightbulbs, got an unexpected taste of Brexit deregulation in action
"Gibt es diesen Krieg gegen das Auto wirklich?
Wenn ich auf die Straße sehe, kann ich davon nichts feststellen. Ich sehe überall Autos, Autos, Autos und die Prognosen sagen, zukünftig gibt es noch mehr Autos, Autos, Autos." https://www.heise.de/tp/features/Elf-Dinge-die-ich-als-Radfahrerin-nicht-mehr-hoeren-kann-6287941.html?seite=all
Very excited to preview our all-new Native Matrix VoIP/Video Conferencing at @[email protected] today! For everything you ever wanted to hear about MSC3401 and building decentralised cascading E2EE conferencing on Matrix, head over to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4k7DVIK5TE&list=PLvNS4EBAxmJJbvGW-PfXdXOSy9AjHjCLV 📺📺📺
The usability and learnability of @matrix is far above and beyond in every way.
Yes, #Matrix has a lot of performance improvements still needed, but the two just can't compare. And yes, I self-host both of them.
#Bitcoin verbraucht 6,5x mehr Strom als alle Internet-Endgeräte zusammen. 🤯