The @GetTogetherComm project is making an open source federated alternative to MeetUp.com.
You can already use their first instance (https://gettogether.community) but they need help with building the federation side of things, so that instances can link together and with the rest of the Fediverse.
If you're a coder and interested in helping, you may want to take a look at this post:
Folks, Synapse 0.33.8 has arrived, bug fixes, db perf, (almost) everything you could ever want. Checkout it https://matrix.org/blog/2018/11/01/synapse-v0-33-8-is-here/
Wem gehören eigentlich die Daten die im Auto anfallen? GM scheint jedenfalls zu meinen, dem Hersteller: https://boingboing.net/2018/10/23/dont-touch-that-dial.html - "We sampled (the behavior) every minute just because we could"
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: Just deleted my Whatsapp account. There are no longer any closed/centralized chat services you can use to reach me. I can be easily reached via email, IRC (freenode & hashbang) , or http://matrix.org/riot.im
Synapse 0.33.5.1 is here, bug fixes galore also contains our py3 beta, we are seeing 2-3x improvement in RAM usage, see the blog for more https://matrix.org/blog/2018/09/24/synapse-0-33-5-released/ We are also on PyPI now https://pypi.org/project/matrix-synapse/
Synapse critical security update 0.33.3.1 has just been released as per yesterday’s planned disclosure announcement: https://matrix.org/blog/2018/09/06/critical-security-update-synapse-0-33-3-1/ . It impacts all previous Synapse versions. Please upgrade asap.
Big news: the first ever stable releases of Matrix's Identity Service API, Application Service API, Push API and all new Client/Server API v0.4 are here!! Read all about it and the ongoing Server/Server API work at https://matrix.org/blog/2018/09/03/matrix-spec-update-august-2018/. Matrix 1.0, here we come...
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This Mastodon instance is for all people, who are looking for alternatives to all the common commercial communication platforms, which you pay with the loss of your privacy. This instance is is not focused on any particular niche interest. Be nice to each other 😊