Apparently they did. That's... mostly a relief. There's a nihilistic element to me that wanted the bad thing, but it is ver small.
@aurynn question: have you considered an InternetNZ grant for cloudisland?
I also just shouted out @cloudisland.nz as a kind of practical dual power structure to bigtechco platforms.
Loving #Nethui2020 today. Can't believe I waited till 2020 to get to one. So glad I've made it.
Not sure how to use this “forever list” from Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/79z6i8jiL6L9AxMl64G6Dt?si=Q6C5yf0PRY-loDnHDiYoqw
'The publishers’ “prayer for relief” seeks to destroy the Open Library’s existing [physical] books, and to soak the Internet Archive for a lot of money.'
I'm a little too tipsy to rewrite my birdsite thread so I'm gonna link to it instead: https://twitter.com/dznz/status/1303601645314478080
Very glad to have a diagnosis and a clear management path. Fuck yes.
Hanging out for the update at 17:30: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odkIqQdjzA8
A little bittersweet to have an ending, but it's for the best I think.