Redoing my intro post after some advice from @utzer:
Hi folks, I decided to join Friendica since it sounded interesting & I believe redecentralizing the internet is the way forward. I'm also on Mastodon & Scuttlebutt. I creatively write & LOVE to talk about the social implications of technology. I look forward to seeing what's out here.
The federated web today is growing faster than at any point before in recent years. There are likely many reasons for this. Distrust in centralised commercial platforms and the data leaks they have suffered. Efforts to re-decentralise the web. Appearance of more federated platforms built around the new W3C backed