There's a culture of negativity forming on the fediverse, similar to other platforms. The instinct is to call attention to it and critique it, but that itself is just creating more negativity
I think a better tactic is to make a conscious effort to create and spread more positive content, even simple stuff like the plants you're growing or the meal you're having
@rusty Thanks for the Mastodon article in your gopher hole. The true nature of the Federated timeline is distinctly non-obvious.
I'm finding what was good sense in computing back in the day is still good sense. But, it has been buried from the ready sight of those younger. There's a lot to commend shell+editor users of all ages for their understanding. And it ain't that difficult - secretaries, admin clerks and the odd janitor used to do it back in the day.
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Here I am, playing with a very gui oriented operating system, and what do I obsess over? Text editors.
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21st century rant
I absolutely **HATE** going to any kind of show and see a sea of lit smartphone screens to record the moment, just so people are able to show off minutes after in social media.
When did we forget to EXPERIENCE stuff instead of living things through a screen? Am I alone in this battle? 🤬
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