@noellabo Guess they didn't find a way to profit from it on the whole Dwango ecosystem, what a shame. Perhaps it's too late, but could it be suggested that the social network be integrated as a way to seamlessly share and comment videos, posts, etc. from NicoNico using ActivityPub?
@espectalll That's right. They were not able to monetize well.
As is the case with friends.nico, which has been discussed this time, their services tend to form closed communities, and ActivityPub's federation has not been used much.
There were many users of local timelines.
There was almost no cooperation between video sharing service and Mastodon.
I think I did not do well in various ways.
It is a pity that closure is not life-long, but I think it will be better if we try again.
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