Link: https://twitter.com/jack/status/1204766078468911106?s=21 Tags: highlights, social media, twitter, open Summary: Jack Dorsey has announced a Twitter team that will seek out and/or develop an open standard for social media. He promises Twitter itself will be a client of this protocol.
# Twitter announces Bluesky: a team seeking and developing an open standard for social media
Twitter is funding a small independent team of up to five open source architects, engineers, and designers to develop an open and decentralized standard for social media. The goal is for Twitter to ultimately be a client of this standard. 🧵
The thread is worth the read, as are some of the comments. There’s a few interesting resources shared within, including a couple of articles from Jack and a few existing open standards.