This convincingly shows government organizations that they should limit their dependence on Facebook:
"Facebook's ban on sharing news in Australia has affected dozens of government, not-for-profit and community pages"
..and yet everybody, government and opposition alike, talk as if facebook was a public utility and "services need to be restored" ... they still don't get it.
Facebook tries to blackmail them about laws, and they respond by demanding clamouring about giving Facebook what they want so they can go back to being dependent on Facebook...
The "unofficial" Information Retrieval Mastodon Instance.
Goal: Make idf.social a viable and valuable social space for anyone working in Information Retrieval and related scientific research.
Everyone welcome but expect some level of geekiness on the instance and federated timelines.