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One of the changes it made was to stop third-parties from being able to post to Facebook as the logged-in user.

Sarah Perez, TechCrunch

Facebook’s change to the cross-posting API kicked in for Twitter; they have now fucked up by deleting thousands of cross-posted posts.

For Micro Monday let me tell you about the awesome @belle. Between her fun and multi-faceted blogging, excellent work as one half of Hello Code, new MB Android app, and the insight she offers regarding people and the web… well, you get it, right? Belle is awesome!

I asked a question recently and got 10 replies within 12 hours, all worth reading. I am not, I hope, a spam poster or anything like that nor am I known anywhere else for anything.

Shouting into the void indeed. ⭐️

Update: About page edited to swap out some links and fix the Contact link. If you’ve sent a message to that address I didn’t receive it; the correct address is now in there.

A good tip from @abbey regarding the fragility of the Micro.blog post editor. For longer form writing I strongly suggest an editor external to the browser or at least one not dependent on the web for functionality.

You know you’re listening to too much Do By Friday when your (internal) reaction to people talking about odd situations is “CHALLENGE!”

Trump Hate Syndrome is my Clarence Clemons cover band.

If you wanted to talk with a group of people in a private, or at least semi-private online place where would you prefer?

  • Slack
  • Discord
  • Mastodon
  • Email
  • Messenger type (Skype, Hangouts, etc)
  • Other (feel free to suggest something I have missed!)

A photo post via Pico, in honour of National Dog Day.

So My Brother, My Brother and Me has 421 episodes… I wonder how long it will take for me to catch up. 🤔

Ugh. Mastodon has PITA linux people because of course it does.