|Date||Monday 13th July 2020|
This is an informal online meetup, I'll be showing some software on my screen and then there'll be time for some questions and answers.
Matrix is an open source project that publishes the Matrix open standard for secure, decentralised, real-time communication.
Essentially, it's a decentralised chat room that's based on HTTP and JSON.
Some people see Matrix as a successor to IRC or an open source competitor to Discord, or as an alternative to XMPP. It's all of these things and a lot more!
Join us for a short introduction and demo. We'll cover:
An opportunity to make some new friends with common interests! Follow us on the Fediverse at https://glasgow.social/tags/opensource (create an account on https://glasgow.social or on any Fediverse connected site) so you can keep in touch with everyone you meet tonight. Let me know if you want to share your Fediverse address so I can add the details below.