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Humanist technologist. Equality and adventures.

I co-founded Elgg and Known, worked on Medium, and now invest in innovative media startups at Matter.

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I'm hosting Homebrew Website Club at @mattervc SF tomorrow. Join us at 6:30 for demos & talk about a stronger independent web.

 

I'm at Homebrew Website Club!

 

Homebrew Website Club SF is at Matter tonight. 6:30pm; optional writing hour at 5:30pm. Come join us! https://www.facebook.com/events/171653883330781/

 
 
 

I missed this: Snowden advocated federation as an antidote to filter bubbles. http://www.scribblrs.com/snowden-stop-relying-facebook-news/

 

"You could, at this time, make a solid argument that AMP is the future of the web." http://www.theverge.com/2016/10/6/13188306/refreshing-the-verge-facebook-video-google-amp-future-of-the-web

 
 

This completely nails it. (And I think I'll subscribe to The Information now.) https://twitter.com/amir/status/750760849459908608

 

I apparently invented a phantom in Edinburgh. So maybe I should organize one.