Author: hyperdriveguy

Comparing diaspora* and Mastodon

I've been looking for alternative social media for the past while, and came across two platforms: diaspora* and Mastodon. Both are designed to be decentralized social networks and are free software. Diaspora* I've been using diaspora* for just a little less than a year, and I have to say that I'm impressed. It borrows ideas … Continue reading Comparing diaspora* and Mastodon


Alternative Social Network

For all those who are sick of advertising, tracking, and are looking for a alternative social media platform, I recommend Diaspora*. It's open source and decentralized. Head to to sign up. And of you're not ready to completely migrate away, you can cross post to Facebook, Twitter, and WordPress!