Bye bye to #bravebrowser as alternative to Safari and Firefox. On the back of it you've got 'DAT' ((link: https://basicattentiontoken.org) basicattentiontoken.org) which is a blockchain-based advertising platform. Privacy and targeted advertising can't go hand by hand.
This is what happens when you challenge a venture capital company funded like Brave.
Mastodon it is a federation—think Star Trek. Thousands of independent communities running Mastodon form a coherent network, where while every planet is different, being part of one is being part of the whole. Free, open-source software. There is no advertising, monetizing, or venture capital.