Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

BrilliantAchievement.comBrilliantAchievement.com

Tech News

It’s getting easier to make an account on Mastodon

An image showing Mastodon’s sign up page on mobile
Image: Mastodon

Mastodon is making it easier for newcomers to create an account on the platform. On Monday, the decentralized network announced that it will start directing new users to create an account on mastodon.social instead of prompting them to choose from one of the thousands of other servers on the platform.

This update doesn’t mean that Mastodon’s taking away the ability for new users to sign up for an account in a specific community, though. It will simply present two separate options on its signup page: “Join mastodon.social” or “Pick my own server.” The service’s flagship mastodon.social server is the platform’s largest, but the network notes that users can swap instances at any time.

Prior to this change, creating a Mastodon account wasn’t…

Continue reading…

Join The Exclusive Subscription Today And Get Premium Articles For Free
Your information is secure and your privacy is protected. By opting in you agree to receive emails from us. Remember that you can opt-out any time, we hate spam too!

You May Also Like

Editor's Pick

Marc Joffe Each April, USAFacts, a not‐​for‐​profit information provider founded by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, issues a report on the condition of US federal, state,...

Editor's Pick

Adam N. Michel As Congress searches for policies to meet our current economic challenges, maintaining full expensing—which has begun to phase out—should be top...

Editor's Pick

(This is the last installment of a three-part essay. The other parts are here and here.) A Capital Bank As its title suggests, the...

Editor's Pick

Marc Joffe Federal, state, and local governments are being called upon to support struggling transit agencies to meet climate change goals. But spending money...