As Mastodon is growing, it becomes clear that many of the problems that we face in social media aren’t solved by simply replacing monolithic corporate-owned infrastructure with a decentralized one. That – it seems – was the easy part. The hard problems appear to be sociological. How do you protect an individual from an angry mob? How do you find out if the mob’s anger is justified or not? We can’t hope to answer these questions with technology.
Source: Von Twitter zu Mastodon – ist das ein guter Wechsel? – Schreiblehrling