Online / 6 & 7 February 2021


Products versus Protocols

Or why I no longer recommend XMPP and Matrix

Having been an advocate of free (as in freedom) communication systems for almost as long as I've been on the internet, the number of people I successfully converted away from proprietary networks was surprisingly low for a very long time.

In this talk I will share the lessons I have learned while trying to implement (Prosody/Snikket), document ( and promote communication freedom to people.


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