"Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start."
- Nido Qubein #quotes
"Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree."
- Martin Luther #quotes
"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one."
- Elbert Hubbard #quotes
"So much of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to do work."
- Peter Drucker #quotes
"To drift is to be in hell, to be in heaven is to steer."
- George Bernard Shaw #quotes
"No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it."
- H.E. Luccock
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@juh GitHub is a proprietary platform that was funded by VC's. Discourse is a tiny GPLv2 licensed open source tool. Apples and oranges. Sorry, but you're dead wrong here.
@juh That's a fine argument generally, but here we're talking about the group of lead developers of the Discourse open source project, who sell hosting of their project to people and orgs (or give it away to other open source projects) as a way to pay themselves to work on the project. Is that bad?
@juh That seems to be a bit over-generalized. For what reasons?
"Only in growth, reform, and change — paradoxically enough — is true security to be found."
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
@scottnesbitt I'm happy to reinstall in 107 years once they make good on their promise.
Internet Companies Being Terrible (Discord), PSA Show more
Discord have updated their TOS to include various atrocious things.
Most of them, you can't opt out of. You can opt out of the Arbitration Clause
(email@example.com), but to do so you have to before the 23rd of October.
The Arbitration Clause includes some of the most henious "You waive all right to a fair trial" parts, so anyone continuing to use Discord is strongly recommended to protect what rights they can, while they can.
@Seferi Firefox? 😉
@hund 5 years is my limit for eventually.
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