Twitter is burning, and people are flocking to the fediverse. Is the fediverse ready though? How did we get here? Where should we be going? Since Christine is co-author of ActivityPub, the primary protocol used by the fediverse, Morgan decides it's time to get Christine's thoughts recorded and out there... so we hop in the car as we talk all about it!
Some of the implementations discussed (though there are many more):
W3C Social Web Working Group is where ActivityPub was standardized
OcapPub (while not complete, it lays out a lot of the core problems with the way the fediverse has gone)
The Presentation of Self on a Decentralized Web (PhD dissertation by ActivityPub co-author Amy Guy, partly covers its standardization)
Early writeups from Christine some of these ideas, but are old: