[microsound-announce] microsound-announce Digest, Vol 106, Issue 7
danalogue at gmail.com
Wed Jan 29 01:03:53 EST 2014
If I had never joined facebook, I would never have found out about this
On Jan 27, 2014 11:11 AM, "Garrett Lynch" <lists at asquare.org> wrote:
> Facebook is a specific platform and not like a list which can be read
> through any number of platforms. Using Facebook requires a belief in the
> platform, the organisation, their ultimate longevity and their definition
> of the platform as a means of communication (incorporating how that may
> change at some future point). Moving to Facebook I think will lose some
> people here, perhaps pick others but will they engage in the same way?
> I'm not keen for a switch to Facebook even though I too only lurk on the
> list but I do understand why it may be preferable to others. However why
> not use both list and Facebook? I've run a research related weblog for
> quite a few years now and I use plugins for the weblog that push everything
> to a Facebook and Twitter page. Perhaps what's needed is migration to a
> better mailing list that might have to capability to do something like
> this; it would please everybody and as social media sites come and go can
> Garrett at asquare.org
> On 27 Jan 2014, at 04:58, microsound-announce-request at or8.net wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 1:15 PM, Kim Cascone <kim at anechoicmedia.com>
> Dear .microsounders,
> Judging from the number of posts it seems like this mode of communication,
> i.e. the email list, has become antiquated.
> If you are on Facebook I think it might be a good idea to migrate to the
> .microsound group there since you can post media directly to the page --
> which makes sense since we are a media-oriented community.
> anyway, hope everyone is doing well in this new year
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