What news publications have you seen set up shop on Mastodon?
I've come across the following that are active & appear to be legit:
- LA Times @losangelestimes
- NBC News @nbcnews
- ProPublica @ProPublica
- VOA @VOANews
- The Intercept @theintercept
- The Conversation @TheConversationUS
- Meduza @meduza_en
- Global Voices @globalvoices
- Grist @grist
- Arctic Today @ArcticToday
- Die Tageszeitung (in German) @tazgetroete
- Le Monde diplomatique (in French)
CVS and Walgreens are now limiting how much children's fever meds you can buy, as demand soars in the "tripledemic."
@firstname.lastname@example.org Notably, this response came in reply to an account promoting a right-wing news site.
Opinions from the right are the only ones he values.
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Every news outlet should stand up a Mastondon instance for their reporters & staff.
It’ll be great to see GivennameFamilyname@mastodon.famousnewspaper.com or whatever domain they want to use.
Built in verification. Every reporter for the Washington Post on a washpo domain. Every reporter for the New York Times on an NYTimes domain. Etc, etc.
Plus the “local” feed for each instance becomes a feed of all the posts from that institution mixed together — providing extra discovery.
another interesting idea is to deactivate/reactivate your account a lot. That's a heavyweight operation because it has to archive and unarchive the graph edges, and graph operations are complicated and often have high constant factors.
This is wild. This is just a short list of prominent journalists suspended from Twitter for the “crime” of being critical of Mu$k. They didn’t promote violence, misinformation, or any form of hate. They simply were critical of his policies. And for their simple criticism—they got suspended.
This is your so-called free speech champion who will save humanity. 🙄
Stop trusting billionaires. Start taxing them.
Sr. Site Reliability Engineer; the legend says I worked for Twitter.
Transplanted from Chile to the US. Por La Razón o La Fuerza.
Rotten to the core.
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