@mikael you're right! i didn't realize they had a macOS version; this is the one i use on windows and it's good.
@timokoesters because you have no alternative; people don't use decentralized services especially considering that the UX on ios sucks as ios push notifications for an app must all come from a centralized location.
given that constraint, this is the best centralized service possible.
@Synclair in what universe is a dude in a bearskin with antlers storming the US capitol a *bad* thing?!
watching the fediverse and the matrix idiots bash signal today because they got 40M new users in a week (while those services have never gotten 1M users ever) is sad and frustrating.
especially considering signal is a) free and open source, b) vehemently against data collection, and c) beating them badly
sometimes i just want internet people to stfu
@josias generic. her name is also ursula
@vantablack if someone is close enough for you to stun gun them they are close enough to stab you with something pointy. there are much better tools for self defense. you probably want a ranged weapon.
Poland plans to make censoring of social media accounts illegal
@ewm there's nothing wrong with GA
@ashley overthrow of the state is the speech that most needs protecting
@hund signal is entirely free software, and the service doesn't charge any money. to call signal nonfree is 100% inaccurate, regardless of your feelings on centralization. do not spread lies.
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