This is a big surprise, being an Online Logistics customer. Dan and Jake were as honest as the day is long when it came to my deal in 2015–16, and I have recommended them to others. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11985312
Spent some time upgrading the streaming Mac mini today. Using my week-ends for fun stuff, what a concept!
Sir Martin Sorrell leaves WPP. http://adage.com/article/agency-news/martin-sorrell-exits-wpp/313123/
Seriously people who hate me, I don’t even know you. You know who I am. Let that sink in that I live rent free in your mind.
Zuckerberg’s testimony showed that he didn’t give a damn about user privacy, and the news about what Facebook was really doing with personal data was incredibly damning,* yet Facebook closed above $160.
I recently picked up a rather chunky IBM ThinkPad 380XD. The previous owner used Windows 95 on it. The installation of Internet Explorer still has a cache of MSN home page from August 8th, 1999 :)
Never sold through this Trade Me thing before. Caveat venditor: don’t use their shipping calculator. Just took a big hit on something I sold for $6·50.
If we’re outraged over what Cambridge Analytica did with 87 million users, shouldn’t we be more outraged over what #Facebook does with 2,000 million? (Read on, it gets worse.)
Actor from the 1980s: ‘I was so honoured to appear in the film version. I grew up reading the novels as a kid.’
Actor from the 2020s: ‘I was so honoured to appear in the film version. I followed their Instagram as a kid.’
Facebook bragged it could influence elections, but removed the pages about it last month. https://theintercept.com/2018/03/14/facebook-election-meddling/
An hour 15 to get from Tawa to Rongotai!
Saw a quotation, ‘Steve Bannon has been known to speak hyperbolically.’ I knew it was some kind of bollocks, I just didn’t know the specific type.