26 Apr 2023
"It's time for a new vision of social media and social networks, one that is built on the principles of freedom, openness, and innovation."
Our fellow innovators,
We are living in a time where the power of social media and social networks cannot be underestimated. They have fundamentally changed the way we communicate, share information, and connect with one another. But as much as we rely on these platforms, we must recognize that they are not perfect. In fact, they are far from it!
The truth is, we need new ideas in the field of social media and social networks. We need innovation that is driven by a desire for transparency, openness, and accountability. We need to break free from the constraints of outdated business models and embrace the power of free, decentralized systems.
Why is this so important? Because social media and social networks have become too powerful to be controlled by a small group of individuals or corporations. They have become the primary source of information for billions of people around the world, and as such, they have an enormous impact on our lives and our societies.
Yet despite this immense power, the current state of social media and social networks is deeply flawed. These platforms have become havens for hate speech, misinformation, and propaganda. They are driven by algorithms that prioritize engagement over truth, and they have created a toxic environment that rewards outrage and polarization.
This is not what social media and social networks were meant to be. They were supposed to be tools for connection and empowerment. They were supposed to give voice to the voiceless and create communities around shared interests and values. But somewhere along the way, they lost their way...
It's time for a change. It's time for a new vision of social media and social networks, one that is built on the principles of freedom, openness, and innovation. We need to create platforms that are designed to serve the needs of users, not just the interests of shareholders.
That is why we are calling on all of you to join us in this mission! We need your creativity, your energy, and your passion. We need new ideas that can disrupt the status quo and create a better future for us all.
But we need to remember that this isn't just about technology or business models. It's about the kind of world we want to live in. Do we want a world where a few corporations control the flow of information and manipulate our behaviour? Or do we want a world where we have the freedom to connect, share, and create without fear of censorship or manipulation?
The choice is ours to make. So let's make it together. Let's build a new era of social media and social networks, one that is defined by innovation, transparency, and freedom. Let's create a world where new ideas are celebrated, not stifled, and where the power of technology is harnessed for the benefit of all.
We are ready. Are you?