Over the last month or so, I've been diving into the world of federated social networking. It occurred to me, maybe a few readers here would be curious what federated social networking is, how it differs from centralized social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, and how to get started using it. The inspiration… Continue reading Getting started with federated social networking
A year ago, almost to the day, my life changed. I woke up, as usual, I went to the bathroom, as usual, and I weighed myself, as usual. I was disappointed, as usual, with the number staring back at me. I was unhappy, as usual, with the figure I saw in the mirror. For some… Continue reading Carrying 21 pounds less baggage
There are lots of lists out there with things you need to know about traveling. Over the years, I've developed three simple rules I swear by. Not surprisingly, I formed these rules by violating them.