[python-uk] [pyconuk] Python-UK Google Plus Community

Jonathan Hartley tartley at tartley.com
Tue Dec 11 11:48:37 CET 2012

On 11/12/2012 09:02, Mike Sandford wrote:
> On Mon, 2012-12-10 at 21:08 +0000, Russel Winder wrote:
>> For me the problem is not Google, the problem is that it is a forum. A
>> forum is a place you have to go to to find out what is happening. Some
>> people like this. I want interaction to come to me. In particular it
>> needs to be in my email.  Google has this idea that if you sign up for
>> email notifications, you get notified of the presence of an event, you
>> still have to go to the forum to discover the content of the
>> contribution.
> Nicely put. I've been on some places where notifications come in and you
> have to click through (and possibly sign in!) and after a bit that extra
> step becomes do it later, and do it later turns into never. An email I
> can scan and decide pretty much immediately. And then delete it.
> That last point is important. I get to manage my own interaction.
> Mike S.
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Nobody has proposed replacing the mailing list, or changing it in any way.

Somebody just started a G+ community as well, and thought you all might 
like to know.



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