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by Jonathan
Fri Oct 23, 2020 4:11 am
Forum: Links
Topic: Facebook makes the world a worse place
Replies: 19
Views: 2935

Re: Facebook makes the world a worse place

https://www.motherjones.com/media/2020/ ... 14|PAHPR14

They know how to fix Facebook. Zuckerberg refuses.
by Jonathan
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: daily awesome
Replies: 189
Views: 52100

Re: daily awesome

Youtube commenter wrote:As a Kerbal Space Program player, there is no such thing as crashing, only lithiobraking
by Jonathan
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Section 230
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Section 230

https://slate.com/technology/2020/10/cl ... ation.html

Mike Godwin (yeah, that Godwin) lays out the case that Section 230 of the CDA enables moderation of user-generated content. I get the argument... I feel like that there has to be a third way?
by Jonathan
Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Professional Links
Topic: Mastering Chaos - A Netflix Guide to Microservices
Replies: 2
Views: 18

Re: Mastering Chaos - A Netflix Guide to Microservices

https://youtu.be/0QS1TWLooo0?t=2911 - thousands of deployments to production environment every day
by Jonathan
Thu Oct 15, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Links
Topic: Room temperature superconductor
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Room temperature superconductor

https://www.quantamagazine.org/physicis ... -20201014/

Not standard temperature and pressure, but you gotta start somewhere.
by Jonathan
Wed Oct 14, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Is this a coup?
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Is this a coup?

https://isthisacoup.com/ What a fun and lighthearted web toy. Question: does discovering plots against the duly elected government of Michigan mean the counter goes up, or down? :thinkingface: This Month In Mohtalim History a very occasional series https://jonathan.pearce.name/mohtalim/viewtopic.php...
by Jonathan
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Mohtalim MOTW 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: Mohtalim MOTW 2019

Jonathan wrote:
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:45 pm
Yeah, the update is I got richer so I've been buying more single malt. The other update is I got older so I drink less. I rarely drink liquor at home except for special occasions.
Update to the update: 2020 so homemade old-fashioneds are all I have left.
by Jonathan
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: daily awesome
Replies: 189
Views: 52100

Re: daily awesome

Bill Burr wrote:I have a lot of wigs and mustaches at my disposal.
by Jonathan
Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:17 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: daily awesome
Replies: 189
Views: 52100

Re: daily awesome

Youtube comment wrote:Baddest bluegrass metal song I've ever heard...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJmzS_Redh8
by Jonathan
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: daily awesome
Replies: 189
Views: 52100

Re: daily awesome

random commenter on whether The Rock is bigger than Jesus wrote:Jesus was notorious for only doing cardio, and they didn’t even have protein powder back then, let alone steroids, so that’s a fair assessment.
by Jonathan
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Facebook makes the world a worse place
Replies: 19
Views: 2935

Re: Facebook makes the world a worse place

https://www.theverge.com/21444203/faceb ... ndemic-blm

Facebook employees know the problem. My friend's brother worked there for two years and said at the end, he had been there longer than 75% of the company.
by Jonathan
Sat Sep 05, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Artifact 2.0 beta
Replies: 10
Views: 255

Re: Artifact 2.0 beta

The Constructed queue is finally live. They announced that all remaining Artifact 1.0 players will get invites to the beta. This is a real beta. I don't expect they're going to just tweak card costs and ship it. It's at least a year from shipping, probably more. Several of the constructed decks I've...
by Jonathan
Mon Aug 31, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Links
Topic: Monopsony antitrust
Replies: 20
Views: 2275

Re: Monopsony antitrust

https://www.wired.com/story/google-ad-m ... ck-market/

The case for antitrust against the Google AdWords program (presented without reference to monopsony).