Check it out! In your sidebar, you’ll now always see the upcoming GA and Spokes Council events featured in their own little box at the top. We are working hard on a big homepage re-design which will make these even more easy to find and interact with, but in the mean time, we figured it [...]
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Finally! Search functionality has come to the site. All the way at the top of the page, you will see a search box in the top right corner. This will allow you to easily search groups, members, forums, and posts (including all GA and Spokes minutes and proposals). Have at it, sleuths!
There are currently about 100 groups on the NYCGA web site and we get more requests for added groups every day. We, at Tech Operations (formerly known as Internet), are very concerned with this situation and after many conversations with other groups in the movement, we know that the negative implications of this are vast [...]
Last night the Call to Action group passed the “Statement of Autonomy” through the GA by consensus.
We’re pleased to announce that along with rolling out a new look and feel for the site, we have also just introduced another frequently-requested feature: Group Email Subscriptions. Now, all members of a group can subscribe to email notifications for activity within that group. On the group’s main page, if you are a member of [...]
As you have surely noticed by now, we have rolled out a new look and feel for NYCGA.net. This is the result of lots of hard work and collaboration between the Internet Working Group and the Design Group. We feel it is a much cleaner, sharper, and fresher look for the site and we hope [...]
Tonight will be the first Spokes Council for Operations Groups. This meeting will have no agenda beyond reviewing the groups that are interested in being a part of the Spokes Council and seeking consensus on how to define what Operations Groups are. All groups wanting to participate are asked to come prepared with three things: [...]
In the interest of full transparency and openness, it is time to share with you, dear reader, a story about a group, a group that is no more. Yes, that’s right. I am referring to the “99Declaration” group. You may remember this group from its presence on the site for the past few weeks. During [...]
Take a look at your activity feed on the site. Notice anything? Notice a serious lack of annoying posts about new members and people joining groups? Well, we’ve heard your feedback and I am pleased to announce that we have now removed these two types of activities from all activity feeds by default. If you [...]
I am writing this post in the interest of full transparency. This afternoon, I deleted the group “Occupy Intelligence Agency” from the site. At the time of deletion it had 46 members and very little activity. I made this move for the following reason: I was contacted by an admin from the Think Tank group [...]