More news (! We'll be giving an introduction at the Shared Digital Infrastructure session at the latest online gathering ( Feel welcome to join!

Boost this if you want to be part of an explicitly anticapitalist technology liberation movement.

Would anyone be interested in having a call to discuss starting a software development co-op? 

@BillySmith @sam @loppear yeah, sling us a DM or an email and let's set up a chat!

We're delighted to hear that CAAT (Campaign Against Arms Trade) has received a Nobel Peace Prize nomination! We're so proud to work with them and see their work honoured like this

As part of applying to the EU Culture of Solidarity Fund ( we've got a work-in-progress draft of a new website for our project!

Feedback very welcome! There will be video shortly featured also. We are working on making the project narrative clearer.

Learn more about the project via


Hi, everyone! We are an international worker-owned co-op.

We provide tech services with a commitment to privacy, transparency and sustainability. We have a strong commitment to libre software. You can read about our values on our website:

We are especially interested in collaborating with co-ops and other collective organisations working for a better world.

We imagine this is particularly interesting for the folks looking at Cloudron, YunoHost and other similar systems for self-hosting management.

Delighted to finally get this out public and looking forward to comments/questions/critique/testing.

🎊 πŸŽ† πŸ’• πŸ–₯️

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Say hello to Co-op Cloud. It’s a system designed for small libre hosting providers based upon docker swarm.

Find out more:

We also have a public matrix room at

Just couldn't resist.

A tweet from our :birdsite: account reading:
your UX sucks. Call us babe."

Wow, logging out of :birdsite: is like trying to quit vim.

Difficult to do if you're not using it every day.

Excellent interview with Common Knowledge ( on the General Intellect Unit ( podcast πŸ‘½

rss feed:

We've not heard a more honest exploration of and

Absolute goldmine of info. If you're looking for a starting point for learning about co-ops. This is it.

We need to build radical infrastructure NOW. This includes tech infrastructure. There isn't any time to waste. Join the solidarity economy :ecosocialism:


An example of their good praxis:

Some co-ops: what's a pronoun?

Good Praxis: we've implemented a custom JSON hack on our Rocketchat so that everyone can add their pronouns to their profile

😻 :trans_heart:

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So happy and honoured to be working together with Good Praxis co-op (

They're brilliant πŸ¦„ πŸŽ‰ ⌨️ πŸ‘½

So excited to be teaming up with other co-ops.

Calling all #javascript hackers, there is paid work going for improving #ConverseJS, a really promising web UI for #xmpp chat. The work is coming out of #CoTech, a network of UK tech coops

We wrote up a blog post about our decision making process. Hope it's useful to some folks out there πŸ¦„ :pirate_flag: πŸ’ž

It's short, simple and tested in production πŸ˜… πŸ§™

We're still here πŸ¦„ Still ticking over β™₯️ Still cooperating 🌈 Still hacking the planet 🌍

I think we're going to try and be a bit more communicative on our blog/Twitter/Fediverse this year.

Our food coop website is up! Git hosting and continuous deployment running on @autonomic controlled machines. #rotterdam #food #coop

We're proud to be part of⁩, an open-source meeting and videoconferencing platform powered by ⁨@bigbluebutton⁩ running on cooperatively owned infrastructure 🌐

BigBlueButton is great for large events, and has powered some of our favorite open source conferences this year, like ⁨⁩ and HOPE (Hackers on Planet Earth) πŸ‘½

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Sunbeam City 🌻

Sunbeam City is a anticapitalist, antifascist solarpunk instance that is run collectively.