You know, sleeping would be nice...
fuck the gig economy and fuck the outsourcing of jobs to 3rd world countries with lower labour protections
WORKERS OF THE WORLD UNITE
Dungeons & Diners & Dragons & Drive-Ins & Dives
Three months in hell
by Burcu Gültekin Punsmann
What I learned from three months of Content Moderation for Facebook in Berlin
"The degree of secrecy and level of confidentiality around the practices of content moderation doesn't help. The burden and responsibility cannot rest only on the technology companies."
I would personally like to apologize for the antispam movement of the late 90s and early 00s. We did more harm than good. Nothing we did reduced the amount of spam significantly, and we created the centralization of email, where not only does your personal email belong to a monopolist, but to have an email newsletter, you must hire another monopolist to send it.
Looking for fellow hackers, tinkerers, retrocomputer enthusiasts, electronics people, linguists, book artists, calligraphers, and general nerds to follow.
TOOT AT ME.
FUN FACT: Uber lost about $5B last year. If fares were set high enough to just break even they would cost more than a traditional taxi. Every rideshare you take is subsidized by the finance industry in a ploy to profit off the destruction of unionized companies and public transit
Last call! I need cat and computer photos for the next issue of The Recompiler. Is your kitty into purr programming? Email email@example.com
When in doubt, yell sweet nothing's at your cat.
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