Third-party Twitter app makers turn their attention to Mastodon • TechCrunch

Open source Twitter alternative Mastodon has gained a bit of attention in the wake of Elon Musk’s Twitter acquisition. Now, it’s gaining interest from third-party Twitter app developers, as well. The makers of popular Twitter clients, including Aviary and Tweetbot, have recently set their sights on building similar clients for the growing Mastodon user base. … Read more

It’s time to ‘finish what we started’

Neville Ray, T-Mobile US president of technology, looks back and looks ahead AUSTIN–T-Mobile US is inarguably in a strong position based on a rich spectrum portfolio, an astonishingly fast field deployment operation, and disciplined, clear-eyed network leadership from President of Technology Neville Ray. After a brief back-and-forth over how the hell you’re supposed to say … Read more

What Elon Musk Gets Wrong About Free Speech

ANDIon Musk’s chaotic takeover of Twitter has led to panic among prominent pundits and politicians horrified by the prospect of Twitter amplifying the most radical voices of the unwashed online mob. But while elite panic may be directed at Big Tech and Silicon Valley billionaires, the consequences of this phenomenon cascades downwards. Ultimately, it’s ordinary … Read more

Ukrainian software developers deal with power outages

Ukrainian IT services companies are using diesel generators and creative time management to overcome power outages due to Russian missile attacks on energy infrastructure, the most recent of which was underway today. Planned shutdowns and emergency restrictions on electricity continue in parts of Ukraine as repairs are made on the power grid. Ukrainian energy company … Read more