The Slack Threat

During a long era, electronic mail was the main communication tool for enterprises. Slack, which offer public or private group discussion boards and instant messaging between two people, challenge its position, especially in the IT industry. Not only Slack has features known and used since IRC launch in the late ’80s, but Slack also offers …

The Github threat

Many voices arise now and then against risks linked to the Github use by Free Software projects. Yet the infatuation for the collaborative forge of the Octocat Californian start-ups doesn’t seem to fade away. These recent years, Github and its services take an important role in software engineering as they are seen as easy to …

Automatically Send Toots To The Mastodon Social Network

I’m a user of the new Twitter-like social network Mastodon and the need to automatize sending content on a regular basis to Mastodon soon pushed me to develop my own tools like Feed2toot (RSS to Mastodon) and Boost (automatically boost messages). But I also needed a command-line client for the Mastodon Network in order to automatically …

Automatically boost cool toots on Mastodon with the Boost bot

On the Mastodon social network, you follow some really cool Mastodon users like Carl Chenet :p and each time he talks about Bitcoin, you know it’s a great comment and you usually boost it to share with your Mastodon followers. But sometimes you have to sleep so you need to automatize that boring task. Don’t …

Cryptocurrencies On the New Social Network Mastodon

  As you may know the new Twitter-like social network Mastodon grows rapidly with great features like great UI based on Tweetdeck and with a decentralized architecture allowing resilience against censorship. But what about cryptocurrencies on Mastodon? My dear readers know cryptocurrencies are one of the topics I care about on this blog, with at …