What is the Fediverse?

In this post, I want to explain what the Fediverse is and why you should join it. I talk very little about the technical stuff, but this post is intended to be understood by anyone. Another post for the really technical topics is planned for the future. Where does the name come from? The name is a portmanteau of federation and universe. So the Fediverse is a federated universe....

January 27, 2024 路 12 min 路 2478 words 路 Lukas Nagel

Why did I stop working on Fedodo?

What is Fedodo? First of all, to get everyone on the same page, I need to explain what Fedodo is and why I started developing it. With the rise of Mastodon, I became more and more interested in the ActivityPub protocol. I really like the idea of having a big decentralized platform that can compete with the walled gardens of big tech. The ActivityPub protocol seemed to be just right to achieve that....

November 25, 2023 路 4 min 路 754 words 路 Lukas Nagel