Since #DeleteFacebook is trending again, here's another reminder that they own Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp too, plus plenty of other stuff.
Also I'm crossposting to Twitter, which is just as bad in some of the same ways.
@david what are the better alternatives? Ive been wanting to ditch Facebook for awhile, but it seems like they have a monopoly on social media.
@ReynardMcLain How's Mastodon working for you? I understand that it serves different purposes than Facebook, but I am wondering if it could serve as a valid replacement overall. It certainly has for me, but I may have different needs.
@david maybe a platform app similar to facebook but without the fascist elites shoving advertising down our throats. Like phone or desktop app maybe to share more photos and projects with friends and family.
@ReynardMcLain I'd like to dig deeper if that's alright. When you say platform app, what do you have in mind? You can share things here as well, it just moves more like old Facebook or current/old Twitter does.
@david cool. I do love Mastodon so far. Its alot easier to use and much friendlier. I think having a way to save a gallery of images or something like that would be great.
@ReynardMcLain I'm using AndStatus when I'm posting from my phone because it deals with Oklahoma's shitty mobile connectivity well.
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