The Fediverse has a podcasting platform called @Castopod which has accounts that can be followed from Mastodon etc. People can also comment, like or share individual episodes. More info at:

castopod.org

It has just moved out of alpha testing into beta testing, with a new interface and lots of new features.

Podcasts can also (of course!) be followed through RSS instead, if you prefer.

#CastoPod #Podcasting #Podcasts #Podcast #Fediverse #FediTips #ActivityPub #FOSS #FLOSS #Libre #FreeSoftware #OpenSource #RSS

A treatise on the computational complexity of songs by venerable computer scientist Donald Knuth.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Comp

Let's talk about NFTs! (Thread will be continued in unlisted toots below this one.)

With so many new users arriving on .art fleeing Twitter and their support of NFTs, I thought it might be a good time to talk about .art's stance on NFTs. While users are allowed to share their NFT art on here, as Curator I will never boost it, and .art will never integrate with anything NFT related and will not encourage or promote any NFT-related content.

i'm the only white boy crazy enough to rhyme orange with door hinge

There's a new blogging platform for the Fediverse called @stringerblog which is currently in development. You can find out more at:

codeberg.org/stringer/stringer

The lead developer @glitchshftr is ill at the moment, so why not cheer them up by giving Stringer a follow?

#Fediverse #FediTips #Stringer #ActivityPub #Blog

Unicorn Sausage is an ongoing effort of mine to create a "Bizarro Sierra On-Line", where virtually all of the code, art, music, and content is 100% free and open. Code is to be released freely on #Codeberg, and art/music assets will somehow all get uploaded to #OpenGameArt / #OpenAudio.

There are at least seven games in varying stages of development, with dozens of other concepts buried deep in my notes. Slowly, I'm sharpening my craft, and learning to do things that were once impossible for me. I program, draw sprites and backgrounds, and even compose music. Much of it still needs improvement.

Right now, US is a solo effort. Game development is a massive interest and hobby of mine, even though my focus and attention span go all over the place. It is my hope that I will at least finish one game before I grow old and die. Maybe over time, Unicorn Sausage can be a collective effort.

I don't have a website or anything yet, but you can actively check out my games from repos hosted here: https://codeberg.org/UnicornSausage
Two aspects of my ADHD brain when designing a game:

1. I really should get back to writing the actual dialogue and develop the plot.

2. Holy shit, I'm writing an entire fakeOS with window management and task switching!

#GameDev

IMPORTANT !

#Feneas (Federated Networks Association) Will Be Dissolved.

Take appropriate action to migrate to different services. There should be enough time, given the schedule that is set.

Read the details on #SocialHub at: socialhub.activitypub.rocks/t/

The original text can be found as plain text in this git repo: git.feneas.org/feneas/associat

I'd like to sincerely thank all the great folks at @feneas who have provided us with great support for our initiatives and projects over the years! You rock🙏

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