Like #Gravatar, it's a way for users to change their profile pic/ avatar images in one place and have it propogate across other servies they use. But unlike Gravatar, it's decentralized and not controlled by Automattic. It is fully #FreeCode and compatible with #OpenID though.
@strypey ooooh awesome! Thanks for sharing. I’ve learned about so many cool projects on the Fediverse!
If it will be federated with #ActivityPub, I'll be sure to add it to the list here:
@strypey I’m not actually _building_ it as in code so much as running a #discourse server and _building_ a place to have small group discussions. I don’t think discourse has any sort of federation, but thank you for the offer! (If you know of any federating message board software, id love to know about it!)
@cb see that list. There's quite a few projects in that space but I haven't tested and compared them much yet.
@strypey aha right on! Should have thought of that. My excuse is it’s 5am where I am and the coffee hasn’t kicked in yet. I’ll check it out!
@cb FYI here's a thread discussing the state of some fediverse groups software:
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