I wish Google, Facebook, and Twitter were more like Wikipedia. Driven by donations rather than ad revenues. Used for enhancing the quality of people's lives. Right now they are used as public utilities yet owned by for-profit corporations who farm and sell people's data.
Vero has been down since I've installed it. They are getting a lot of sign ups. It's a good problem to have. Who knows how their infrastructure looks like. It also means that there is still demand for alternatives social media services.