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Your regular reminder that you can help support the financial costs of running Ten Forward which is currently at USD $25 per month.

We are $2 away from reaching that goal on our Patreon!

patreon.com/packetcat

One-time donations are also accepted via Paypal.

paypal.me/staticsafe

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📢 Ten Forward PSA 📢

Moderation related information such as instance silences, suspensions and media blocks will now be noted in our new wiki.

Also available over there is technical information about the server itself, data backup and media storage policies.

You can find the wiki here:

wiki.tenforward.social/doku.ph

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Ten Forward's PSA for new users:

Welcome to Ten Forward!

If you are looking for people to follow, check out the federated timeline, also check out the hashtag where there are a bunch of new folks like you!

Feel free to make a post in yourself.

If you have any other questions, feel free to ask me and I will try my best to answer.

📢 Ten Forward PSA 📢

Ten Forward has been updated to Mastodon v3.1.0.

The most significant user-facing change is the addition of bookmarks.

Full changelog:
github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/

Ten Forward users using the web UI, please refresh to get the new version.

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instance has been suspended from Ten Forward:

yorishiro.space

Reason - anti-Indigenous behaviour from the admin

Sun Feb 2 02:52:38 UTC 2020

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Ten Forward will go offline for a moment as I reboot the server for kernel updates.

Be right back.

📢 A general reminder for Star Trek fans on Ten Forward and on the fediverse 📢

Star Trek: Picard has just aired its first episode and this is your reminder to make sure to use CWs while discussing those episodes as a courtesy to those of us who haven't watched them yet.

Example CW text: Star Trek: Picard S1E1.

Thank you for your co-operation.

📢 Ten Forward moderation announcement 📢

The following instance has been suspended from Ten Forward:

mastodon.starrevolution.org

Reason will not be provided due to privacy concerns. This post was made for the sake of transparency.

Wed Jan 22 00:39:20 UTC 2020

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instance(s) have now been suspended from Ten Forward:

- ligma.pro
- sneak.berlin

Reason: transphobia, targeted harassement. both instances appear to be run by the same person

Mon Jan 20 19:33:11 UTC 2020

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📢 PSA for Ten Forward users 📢

Mastodon's full text search functionality is now enabled and ready to use on our instance.

Ten Forward's server will be rebooting shortly to apply kernel updates, stand by.

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instance has been suspended from Ten Forward:

skippers-bin.com

Reason - another instance run by the admin of neckbeard.xyz which was already suspended a while back.

Wed Jan 8 15:05:13 UTC 2020

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instance has been suspended from Ten Forward:

buckeye.social

Reason - Gab and Spinster adjacency, admin boosting posts from both of those instances.

Tue Jan 7 18:05:09 UTC 2020

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instance is now suspended from Ten Forward:

afterlife.masto.host - Racism originating from the administrator.

Mon Dec 23 22:10:14 UTC 2019

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I believe are in order. My name is Tom, my pronouns are he/him/his. I've been a Linux person since the late 90s. I've been a Sci-Fi reader since I could choose my own books. I've been a Sci-Fi watcher for even longer. I'm married and we have two kids. I'm in the US (North Carolina), I'm a liberal and I talk politics under a CW. Given the instance, I should mention my family watched TNG growing up and I really liked catching TAS when it was on.

📢 Ten Forward Moderation Announcement 📢

The following instances have been suspended from Ten Forward:

x0f.org - Fascist apologia originating from here, no policies listed

bikeshed.party - transphobia originating from the admin (feld)

Sun Dec 22 01:24:32 UTC 2019

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New Star Trek: Picard trailer 

📢 Ten Forward moderation announcement 📢

The following instances have been suspended from Ten Forward:

neenster.org
glindr.org

Reason for both: TERF instances.

Fri Dec 13 00:00:03 UTC 2019

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Guinan boosted

I am nothing but a disembodied head, floating in the Great River of Profit, helpless as a leaf tossed by the ebb and flow of capital. I release myself. I let go. I am free, free to win, free to lose. The Market will Guide me to my Reward.

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