A notice asking if you want only necessary cookies or all cookies, including ones that profile you, is like a maître d’ asking you “would you like to dine with us or would you like to dine with us and have your organs harvested?” What about my entering your restaurant prompted you to think I’d ever want the latter?
@celia If you're into non-fiction books, Cal Newport tackles exactly this in his book Digital Minimalism.
The man's a bestselling author and a CS professor, but uses zero social media like a boss.
@celia Yup yup, I hear you 100%. Platform fatigue is a thing.
I deleted Pixelfed for the same reason, and might do the same to DEV soon, again for the same reasons as you. The only writer I truly admire there is Swyx, but he has an RSS so…
Say what you will, but I love the things GitHub has been doing under Nat Friedman's leadership.
I write apps
• for elementary
OS / the web
• in Vala / JS
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