G-Droid can now show comments on apps! 😎

Have you also waited to add a review, comment, rating or note to an app in #fdroid ? Wait no longer! G-Droid has now the ability to show toots as comments. Each app has a special hashtag. Just click on 'Write comment' and add your comment. Let others know what you think about an app. Try it now! ✌️

Privacy and security is equal to Mastodon. #deletegoogle 👁️

#gdroid #Android #fdroidcomments #fdroidratings

@gdroid Love seeing the progress on G-Droid and the Mastodon integration is awesome – congratulations!

One important note though: Mastodon is entirely public; there’s nothing private about it. It’s important that we don’t conflate protocols that encourage better social communication methods (and discourage abusive behaviour) with those that mathematically protect privacy. Mastodon is awesome, it’s just not private ;)


@aral @gdroid Perhaps focusing in compatibility instead of -only is a way forward?

@adfeno @gdroid

The Fediverse still doesn't have a generally used client API, so that's not G-Droid's fault. The Mastodon API is the closest thing.

In the glorious future maybe everyone will support the ActivityPub client-to-server protocol, but currently when writing a Fediverse client, the choice is between the Mastodon API (supported by e.g. Mastodon, Pleroma, PeerTube and Pixelfed) and the extended Twitter API (supported by e.g. GNU Social, Friendica and Pleroma).
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Mastodon da Ecologia Digital.

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"Tal como o meio-ambiente, o domínio público (ou comum) precisa ser 'inventado' antes de ser salvo." - James Boyle, criador do ‘ambientalismo para a rede