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Want to talk about Co-op Cloud to some humans in real-time?

Join us for "Kite Flying Hour", in just over an hour at 3pm CEST:

The leaks show the practices of the disgusting industry of weaponised surveillance capitalism for all to see.

Those who seek to make the world a better place should use libre tech to resist surveillance.

@qubesos @torproject @matrix @securedrop

In our small corner of the movement, we offer security trainings and ongoing support for organisations or individuals.

We'll help you create effective safety models and help you learn to use the best tools to protect your data.

The #coop I work with is #hiring.

We do things with open data for public good and social change.

Equal pay (Β£40k/pa), flat structure, remote work. Flexible working with part time options. Lots of benefits.

Happy to answer questions here another way (

#coopjobs #cooplife #opendata

Can't stop thinking about a new model for community-based development where there's co-ownership between users and maintainers, hybrid coop-style.

Maintainers' buy-in is labor.
Users' buy-in is remuneration for maintainers.

And both get to participate in decision-making.

Critical security update required for the popular plug-in WooCommerce.

Don't forget to patch your s folks! πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»πŸ•΅οΈ

We are now sponsoring #gitea still small, but we are happy to be finally in a position to start supporting app projects financially as well.

Join us tomorrow, July 8th (and every Thursday) @ 1500 CEST / 1300 UTC for "Co-op Cloud Kite-Flying", an informal drop-in session to talk, hack, and plan! πŸ€™

Thanks to @aadil we now have a new and shiny blog!

We aim to publish monthly updates to keep folks informed on progress and how to get involved.

There are already two posts:

New blog, funding, beta bikemap and more announcements:

Our monthly progress in June:


Hi all! We're the folks behind Co-op Cloud (, a project which aims to build out a digital configuration commons for tech co-ops and democratic tech collectives. Our approach aims to maximise sharing, co-operation and reuse for setting up and maintaining libre software infrastructure. We have a public matrix room at ``, feel welcome! The project is currently in public alpha and super young ☁️ 🎩 πŸ’»
#introductions #tech #coops #coopcloud #commons

I renamed the essay to "Towards A Cooperative Technology Movement" and moved it to cooperativetechnology.codeberg

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Online talk by @rra and myself tomorrow 30.06, 6PMUK (7PMCEST), hosted by The Photographers Gallery, Centre for the Study of the Networked Image, and Fotomuseum Winterthur.

We'll talk about, and


The traffic caused by these distributed spam attacks is currently causing federation delays for servers which are participating in a targeted room; we are working on a performance fix for Synapse to address this.

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IMPORTANT: We're seeing a large scale attempt to bulk-register bot accounts across the public Matrix network (including captcha bypass) in order to perform spam flood attacks. If you're running a public homeserver please disable open registration, or require email for signups.

Due to ongoing spam attacks on the network we are closing open registrations on our server.

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.

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.

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Sunbeam City 🌻

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