Tuesday, 7 August 2018

What are some niche communities you enjoy? | Hacker News

quote [ I do volunteer trail maintenance on the Pacific Crest Trail with the PCTA. It's a great way to get outside and do some physical labor for those of us who sit in a cube 40+ hours per week. ]

Nerd talk about hobby communities. SDF sounded interesting – an inspiration for newer sites like tilde.club.

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conception said @ 9:22pm GMT on 7th Aug [Score:1 Informative]
http://sensibleendowment.com

https://tildes.net/ - is looking to be the new redditor's reddit. I have 5 invites if someone wants in. :)
norok said @ 10:58pm GMT on 7th Aug [Score:1 Underrated]
http://sensibleerection.com
arrowhen said @ 1:36am GMT on 8th Aug [Score:1 Insightful]
Because there's probably something very wrong with me, I like to pop in to r/wearethemusicmakers from time to time just to see how much boneheaded ignorance, heartbreaking naivety, and infuriating Dunning-Kruger hubris I can stomach in one sitting.

On the opposite end of the spectrum the Gearslutz forums are a great place to watch cranky old recording industry grognards argue for years on end about $10,000 microphones.

Visiting the super chill synth-bros over at r/synthesizers is like a refreshing vacation to Portland, OR, only the coffee isn't as good.

Finally, r/guitar is a good place to learn whatr/guitarcirclejerk is making fun of this week but otherwise it's pretty useless.
captainstubing said @ 9:25pm GMT on 7th Aug
Great post, I'll be checking out http://www.milkthefunk.com with all speed.
conception said @ 12:50am GMT on 9th Aug
Just found another - https://dev.to/
SkierTrash said @ 8:45am GMT on 10th Aug
Www.neo-geo.com its insane
mechanical contrivance said @ 1:55pm GMT on 10th Aug
Serving the neo community since '99.

And they haven't updated the web site since then.
SkierTrash said @ 9:40am GMT on 13th Aug
I should have specified. Neo-geo.com/forums the war room and unrelated forums. Best of also is full of gold
SkierTrash said @ 9:43am GMT on 13th Aug
The forums used to get hacked and comically defaced for lols all the time in the early 2000s, frauds involving tens of thousands of dollars have been committed, theres a convicted murderer (Waseem Dakker featured in 60 minutes and dateline) was a prominent member by the handle Bibliophile.

That place is nuts

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