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chblm
1 year ago
I've done a mini-experiment, comparing Twetch, PowPing and Twitter to think about whether free, paid, or tipping is the way forward for social media: https://coingeek.com/twetch-vs-powping-to-tip-or-to-pay/ With Nathaniel Hawthorne on tipping too...
chblm
1 year ago
The trouble with tipping ...too much and you feel you've wasted your money; too little and you feel mean and paranoid. Nathaniel Hawthorne explained it so well, writing about travelling round Britain in 1853: "At an English hotel the traveller feels as if everybody, from the landlord downward, united in a joint and individual purpose to fleece him, because all the attendants who come in contact with him are to be separately considered. So, after paying, in the first instance, a very heavy b
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chblm
1 year ago
Looking forward to getting back to the Gower Peninsula, Wales, one day