Disaster recovery blunder broke New York Stock Exchange this week https://reg.cx/47cm?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=auto&utm_content=article
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/TheRegister/status/1618760533192081408
Some people believe there's no purpose to "liking" something on Mastodon since it doesn't affect any algorithm.
Not the case.
It does something incredibly valuable: it acknowledges people.
Which is incredibly powerful, and is all the more important *because* it's not connected to gaming any algorithm.
By liking something on Mastodon, you are doing it honestly -- without any agenda at play other than that you like it.
So go ahead. Click that like button for its own sake.
:ablobcatreachreverse: Pallas Kitty :ablobcatreach:
Since re-enabling CF the language has since shifted, but you're right that they don't specifically call out location in the main display, just that it's behind a CDN.
We may never be able to match the incredible achievements of #JohnMastodon, but the European Union still plays its part!
We are proud funders of Mastodon through the Next Generation Internet initiative (@EC_NGI).
There's been a huge increase in malicious ads on Google lately. In some cases the first 4-5 search results for certain pieces of software have all been malicious ads leading to info stealers.
No matter what Microsoft charges for ChatGPT it will be cheaper than a McKinsey consultant and that's why they're going to win.
There's a narrative that Mastodon is "losing users". Okay, what do the actual numbers say?
According to this MAU chart, active users has been consistent -- albeit volatile.
Activity is based on how foolish Elon Musk is being at any given moment.
Mastodon usage spikes whenever people perceive Twitter as dying.
Prior to November, there's been spikes. You can actually see this in April/May.
What's different this time is that people are staying.