We’ve had enough of digital monopolies and surveillance capitalism. We want an alternative world that works for everyone, just like the original intention of the web and net.

We seek a world of open platforms and protocols with real choices of applications and services for people. We care about privacy, transparency and autonomy. Our tools and organisations should fundamentally be accountable and resilient.


frabcus [GG] Re: Redecentralize Radar, our super picky usable app directory 2017-03-14 19:57:00 (4 years 9 mons 11 days 00:19:00 ago)


For Radar, I'm not being quite that closed to network effects. If
something seems usable enough that I think it reaches the bar that
friends could adopt it, and otherwise is excellent, it'll still go in.

Otherwise we really would get nowhere...

But note the usability requirement! Which very few things pass.
Alas, not even Signal - in my experience it doesn't reliably deliver