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Wow, I just approved several dozen requests to join twit.social! I am so happy!

Welcome to you all!

@leo Thank you for hosting a Mastodon instance, Leo! I think that Mastodon's distributed model could help to solve some of the problems that have recently arisen with respect to social media.

@gwm @leo centralized social media has been problematic since day 1, it's just reaching the boiling point.

@jack @leo On day 1, I think it was remarkable that workable social media existed at all. 🙂

@leo thanks very much, glad to be in a place with like minded folk, not Twitter 😡

@leo maybe you can become the twitter alternative - you continue to be tech leader

@leo great to have you back Leo. Fediverse is ready for the twit people :polarbear:

@leo Hi Leo. I’m proud to say I’m one of them today. Thank you and love the Twit shows!!! I have Macbreak wkly & Sec Now all queued up for tonight’s drive.

@leo Social media toxicity and censorship make options like this much better. I hope you gain traction here.

@leo I thought I knew all about social, until I heard the word Mastadon for the first time this week on TWIG.

@leo can you point us in the right direction of other friendly tech folks to follow? Just starting here. Interested in startups, tech, ML, and games. So far following HackerNews

@victusfate There are a few - I'll create a "Tech Tooters" list and add folks I know about.

@victusfate For better or worse, very few tech journalists are on federated social platforms. They live for the corporate platforms. On the bright side, many developers and hackers get Mastodon.

@leo good to know. Expect as traffic and conversations off of central platforms mature the tech journalists will follow

@leo @victusfate Leo is probably among the higher profile tech writers in this space but some other fairly established and active ones include @maxeddy , @gcluley and @lunduke

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TWiT.social

A Mastodon instance dedicated to TWiT listeners. Think of a Twitter just for geeks, sharing content with other Mastodon servers all over the world. If you're a TWiT fan, consider this your home! Our TWiT Forums live at TWiT Community. Post conversation starters there. TWiT.social is for quick thoughts, fun pictures, and other ephemera. Keep it clean, keep it friendly. Looking forward to your Toots!