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Posted by on February 29th, 2012 in Articles, Features

Hey people, what’s up? The quiet has passed and the storm has reached us. After at least two weeks of hard work by the core team, yesterday saw the release of what must be my favourite Diaspora update so far: intelligent post page templates. I’ve never denied that a picture says more than a 9000 [...]

Posted by on February 2nd, 2012 in Articles, Features

People have been asking for this feature for months now and finally, thanks to Oliver, there is an interesting workaround that seems to be doing the job quite well. To quote the developer, “I hacked together a Perl script that aggregates RSS/atom feeds and posts them to a Diaspora account. This way, you can now [...]


Today I’m presenting you with an article about a massive flaw in the world of online social networking. I have to warn you beforehand that there is no perfect solution to the problem I am about to describe since it’s mostly a psychological problem. On the upside, I will suggest some patches that can reduce [...]

Posted by on January 30th, 2012 in Diasporial

Dear visitor, As you may know Diasporial had a little hiccup about two months ago, resulting in an unfortunate loss of data. Though lots of the old content could be retrieved, one or two articles may have been lost. We also weren’t able to save the user base. This bugged me a lot because I [...]


Diaspora has grown very fast over the past few months, bringing awesome new people from all around the world together in a privacy and freedom respecting way. Now, with the latest performance updates, Diaspora is preparing to grow further, allowing even more cool people to join the awesomest social network in the world. Only one thing [...]