This is nice! It looks like the Government of Canada's Directive on the Management of Information Technology now says "Where possible, use open standards and open source software first" and goes on into detail with more guidance. I'm fully in favour of this sort of thinking, especially since it's a more free and sustainable approach https://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/pol/doc-eng.aspx?id=15249 #GCdigital #OpenSource #FreeSoftware
@jc I note that Trudeau uses Twitter, when ActivityPub is an open standard
@jc Kind of a joke but ... actually though??
@bgcarlisle It's true, right after you posted that I looked to see if there was any official gov't announcement on Twitter... thinking it would be an opportunity to call attention... but I didn't see one.
@jc all words until they do something. but it gives us hope.
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