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10,000 Freecycle Groups

Blogged: dharmafly.com/openfreecycle-at-openhacklondon

 

There are over 10,000 Freecycle mailing lists on Yahoo Groups.

 

Each group is initially private and closed. You need to request membership and await approval for each group before you can see what’s available. Prospective browsing in neighbouring groups becomes a painful task.

 

And then there are the emails - hundreds in your inbox every day. And, because each group is just a plain and simple, private email list, there is no way to expose all that interesting content to other places on the web. That is, until now...

 

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Taken on May 15, 2009