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1:22pm Sunday

I’m spending some time working on Moa PartyMoa Party
Links your MastodonMastodon
Mastodon is an open source federated micro-blogging platform.
The Mastodon documentation site https://docs.joinmastodon.org/ covers what a microblog and federation are:

Similar to how blogging is the act of publishing updates to a website, microblogging is the act of publishing small updates to a stream of updates on your profile. You can publish text posts and optionally attach media such as pictures, audio, video, or polls. Mastodon lets you follow friends and discover new ones.
Federation...
account to [[Twitter]] to enable cross-posting in both directions.
@flancian, @vera and I have formed a squad under the [[FedStoa]] to run Moa as a public utility. The home base for this is now on Gitlab at https://gitlab.com/fedstoa/moa. The issue queue in that repo is where TODOs are actively being tracked.
The moaparty.com website is the status / news / docs website for the project, with the source code and build on Gitlab under the [[FedStoa]] group.
The Matrix cha...
today.

I created a new MastodonMastodon
Mastodon is an open source federated micro-blogging platform.
The Mastodon documentation site https://docs.joinmastodon.org/ covers what a microblog and federation are:

Similar to how blogging is the act of publishing updates to a website, microblogging is the act of publishing small updates to a stream of updates on your profile. You can publish text posts and optionally attach media such as pictures, audio, video, or polls. Mastodon lets you follow friends and discover new ones.
Federation...
account for the project to complete the setup of all of the social accounts for the project. We were thinking that we might run our own Mastodon server at some point, but accounts can be moved pretty easily within Mastodon, so I went ahead and chose the Fosstodon server to create an account on.

From the Fosstodon about page, “a community of like-minded people who enjoy Free & Open Source Software (FOSS)”, plus they have a sustainability model of passing donations on to other open source projects after costs are covered.

You can follow Moa Party at @moaparty@fosstodon.org.