Posts in 2024

  • Pachli introduction

    Monday, July 01, 2024 in Blog

    This is a guest post by Nik Clayton, currently stewarding the Pachli project. Pachli is an Android client application for Mastodon and similar servers, and now an official Nivenly project. Since the Pachli project’s inception the goal has been …

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  • Pachli decision

    Friday, April 26, 2024 in Blog

    In November 2023, Pachli applied to be a Nivenly member project. We have learned our lesson from how we approach Haidra’s application, so we put the question of whether we should support Pachli to the Nivenly membership. The results of that …

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  • Haidra decision

    Monday, April 15, 2024 in Blog

    In July 2023, we announced that Haidra has joined Nivenly as a member project. Shortly afterwards, we received feedback from the Nivenly membership that they were not supportive of this decision. As a new foundation we had forgotten one of our core …

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  • First vote results

    Saturday, April 13, 2024 in Blog

    Earlier this month, we sent out the first Nivenly Member vote covering Pachli, Haidra, and general feedback. As per our bylaws, we need 50% of the membership to participate in a vote for quorum, and 50% of total voting members to be in consensus for …

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  • Open Collective Foundation and Nivenly

    Saturday, March 02, 2024 in Blog

    tl;dr - there is no impact to Nivenly or our operations. The Open Collective Foundation (OCF) recently announced they will dissolve at the end of 2024. The Foundation is a fiscal host that happens to share a name with the software, Open Collective. …

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  • Resolutions passed

    Wednesday, January 31, 2024 in Blog

    Since losing our founding member and President, Kris Nóva, we have had some challenges getting together as a board to pass some much needed resolutions. Our secretary, Preston Doster, developed an alternative approach that has allowed us to pass the …

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Posts in 2023

  • Updates for October and November

    Tuesday, November 14, 2023 in Blog

    Nivenly Updates Hello everyone! As many of you know, we have been working to restore and formalize operations and duties after the unexpected passing of our founder, Kris Nóva, in August. We would like to update you on what has been happening in each …

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  • Hey, I've got questions...

    Monday, October 09, 2023 in Blog

    Hey, I’ve got questions… The Nivenly Foundation is growing fast and our community has many questions. We’re dedicating time from our volunteers to answer them. This blog post describes why we think this is a critical step to take at this point in the …

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  • An announcement regarding Kris Nóva

    Saturday, August 19, 2023 in Blog

    It is with immense sadness that we must share with you the news of the loss of our friend, our leader, and our mentor, Kris Nóva. It was Nóva who inspired us to come together to build Hachyderm, whose vision created Nivenly, and whose mission we …

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  • Haidra Nivenly Member Discussion Process

    Tuesday, August 15, 2023 in Blog

    Today is the beginning of the Nivenly General Member Discussion for Haidra. To help with the discussion, please take a look at our posts about Haidra and our Letter from Quintessence about Nivenly: A Deeper Dive into Haidra Building Nivenly: Letter …

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