Before I go one please consider attending NYC indieweb.org/2018/NYC Where we can talk about ways to play in the fediverse from your own domain

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nobody has really stopped to explain to me why the same folks who made HTML (before HTML 5) need to make ActivityPub.

Hey everyone on social.scholar I am heading over to social.coop due to the restriction placed on data ownership here. Will probably be jgmac1106 there as well.

You can always follow jgmac1106@jgregorymcverry.com since my blog is itself an instance of the fediverse.

Catch ya on the flip side, was a fun few hours

Just read terms on social.coop Didn't see anything forbidding the use of your own domain. Like the values. Sorry I have to jump ship from scholar.social , would be my affinity space but any place hostile to no place for me

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@ashwinvis I am a heavy user, I just use from my own domain. When interacting with Twitter I syndicate there, when on Mastodon, I choose the instance I want to use.

This is about owning your data from your own domain rather than giving it to another silo no matter how open.

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@socrates I guess I am going to have to find a new instance. Darn, I wanted to hang with my scholar peeps, but can't participate in any space that is hostile to data ownership from your own domain.

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@jalcine I have sold 1,000s of pieces of vegan french toast and pandcakes...Kinda scarred.

@Downes We were just messing with rss and OStatus in the IndieWeb WordPress channel today..glad to see others connect to the fediverse through rss

My general rule w/ open data, let it be known  used in aggregate, and while not required,  alwaysseek permission  quoting or using an artifact.  And making data "open" after collecting a no-no...needs to be known at start

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Hello everyone I am a literacy and technology scholar, migrating from mastodon.social to here. You can find me there as well or from my domain @jgmac1106

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