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Re: <nettime> Fwd: Diaspora* means a brighter future for all of us.
Yosem Companys on Tue, 27 Sep 2011 05:29:54 +0200 (CEST)


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Re: <nettime> Fwd: Diaspora* means a brighter future for all of us.


Yep, absolutely concur... :)

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 7:31 AM, John Hopkins <jhopkins {AT} neoscenes.net> wrote:

> Hei Yosem --
>
>> I understand the skepticism, John, but we're the real deal, when
>> it comes to trying to do the opposite of what these corporate,
>> commercial networks do. And we'd be lucky to have you on Nettime
>> join us in our attempt to reinvent the social web.
>
> Actually not being sceptical at all -- IRC was/is the precursor
> to everything network social (in concert with email and Usenet).
> Certainly for file-sharing, and synchronous communications, it led the
> way from 1989 onwards until a few years ago...
 <...>


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