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So, Apple removes Tumblr from the App Store because of pornographic content whilst Facebook and WhatsApp – used as tools to literally destabilise democracy – remain untouched.

Good job, Mr. Cook. I’m sure Martin Luther King would be super fucking proud.

They did it with a small team and weren’t afraid to grow slowly.

Manton Reece

Reminder to everybody on Micro.blog; for the platform to be good or successful does not require a team of people literally sacrificing their lives to make it grow. We are in good hands.

You’ll need Oreo (Android 8.1) or higher and I will only support the app on the most recent version of Android. I know about “Pie” and this is the version I’m actively developing against.

Vincent Ritter, Gluon for Micro.blog Android

You can ask for access via the post! πŸŽ‰

In response to the latest thinly-veiled criticism from Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg ordered his management team to only use Android phones. πŸ˜‚

You know, Bill Maher brought up a good point you guys!

– Idiots, everywhere.

I’m producing a number to try to illustrate what I believe.

Justice Minister Rory Stewart

This is the kind of thinking that gets you a job, and a significantly influential one, in this country. Never felt more pride in my life.

I would like to point you in the direction of @DiplomaticDiva for Micro Monday, who since the beginning of October in particular has run my favourite photoblog; (mostly) early morning pictures of London capture so much with a single shot, especially this recent one.

Pro tip for the Micro.blog timeline; if you want use the One True Shrug Emoji, insert extra slashes, like so:

Β―\\_(ツ)\_/Β―

Sharing things on Twitter is so much more fun when it is for the purpose of convincing people to use it less. ;)