Eastern Oregon, Idaho, Washington

The following two days we drove east from Portland along I-84 and the Columbia Gorge, up through Kennewick, WA to Spokane. The next morning we headed further east on I-90 to Cour d’Alene, Idaho before turning back through the Washington Plateau (often called a “desert” of sorts), the Cascade mountains, suburban Seattle and back to

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diaspora* – my replacement for facebook

There are many compelling reasons to part ways with facebook. For me, the key to moving on was finding a decentralized, non-commercial, but feature rich alternative. What I found is not only a social network, but an interoperable federation of decentralized, non-commercial social networks – each running on open source (non-proprietary) software platforms. Of these

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