You can buy companies, names, servers, infrastructure... but you can't buy a community.
At this point I'm wondering if the new owner of Freenode isn't actively trying to bury this brand.
His latest moves were so obviously ham-fisted and clumsy, it just makes no sense otherwise.
@fribbledom Possibly, although a childish tantrum can't be ruled out :-)
@dentangle @fribbledom it definitely looks like one.
This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!