April 20, 2018

Proposing a GNU Social Network Manifesto?

Reading through the GNU Free Software philosophy once again, I wonder whether, right now in the current disputes surrounding Facebook, Twitter, Mastodon and the quest for a more „open“ social network environment, we might need just something like the GNU philosophy for social networks, too? I mean, after all, having „open-source“ social network implementations like Mastodon, Diaspora* or GNUSocial is pretty nice but it seems to somehow miss the point: