A few (uninformed) thoughts on this federated thing so far
- namesquatting doesn't mean much, just find an instance where the name is still free
- people will get burned by instances disappearing and become more conservative in which ones to trust
- we'll end up with a few big providers with strong backing and a long long tail of smaller instances, this is fine
- people who move will have to rebuild their following. Lots of talk now on how to solve this, I think we'll accept it as part of life
@maya this place is too pure for that. They are mainly concerned about William Shatner not being able to find the mashable guy
Mostly playing with this. Will toot back
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