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Episode 237: The Future of Matrix with Matthew Hodgson

Matthew Hodgson returns to the program to discuss the current state of Matrix and the exciting features that are coming!

-- During The Show -- 01:40 Freenode Discussion
  • There was a change in Freenode leadership
  • Libera IRC was created
  • IRC server software was changed, effectively killing all existing rooms
  • Article from Conan Kudo
09:50 WiFi SSID Priority - Jordan
  • RSSI "Received Signal Strength Indicator"
10:55 User feedback on Linux ERP Software - Luke
  • Odoo
15:00 Interview with Matthew from
  • Matrix team started in 2003
  • Hired over 30 people before a single UI/UX person
  • Once the rough edges are shaved off the power of open source will cause it to explode
  • Matrix team has approached development from a long term and ethical standpoint
  • Communities was rushed through
  • Covid helped to push EMS adoption (Commercial hosting by the creators of Element/Synapse/Matrix)
  • 13 Governments, Education, Health care, Emergency Services, etc
  • Full account portability is coming (needed for P2P support)
  • Matrix team solved the computer science problem of decentralized access control
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