An overview of BookWyrm, a federated social reading app designed as an alternative to GoodReads.

An overview of a new federated GoodReads alternative, powered by ActivityPub. It’s awesome, and I’m really excited about it!

@_ed@sopuli.xyz
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26 meses

Giving this a thrash seems worthy!

@snoopa
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12un año

On the PineNote 🥵

Tommi
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2un año

??

@snoopa
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110 meses

It’s an ereader developed by pine64.

@deadsuperhero
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7un año

Yeah, I was just thinking about this! It would be amazing to see BookWyrm integration on a libre reading device.

@Bloodaxe
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IngrownMink4
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6un año

Wow, I was looking for this for a long time and didn’t know it existed until I saw this post! Thanks to you guys I always find great FLOSS services :D

Morys
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5un año

Have created an account, thankyou!

poVoq
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4un año

Did you try self-hosting it?

@deadsuperhero
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6un año

Not yet, but mainly because I prefer a non-docker environment and kind of need to consolidate a bunch of things on my server first. 😅

@phthalo
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4un año

Same here >_<

@humanetech
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3un año

Note: There has been fedi discussion about the anti-capitalist license of the project making it not open-source. This is the reason that the FedeProxy project will not reuse ActivityPub code from the project.

Tommi
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I am hoping a fork of this could become a valuable IMDb alternative, too!

(actually, I would love it and use it even more)

@_ed@sopuli.xyz
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26 meses

Same here but for music (though happy to see the dev progress it as they can)

@oliver@lemmy.ca
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2un año

As for a database, https://www.themoviedb.org/ fits!? https://www.trakt.tv/ for scrobbling & collecting as they do it better and one of the various trakt-apps for mobile - I prefer https://www.moviebase.app/ which is awesome. A noncommercial replacement for Trakt would be awesome as they do not really listen to their customers. But as long as they provide their good API, I’m fine with it.

Katie Ampersand
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1un año

Didn’t know the pale king liked to read

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