rip cory’s cred [picture taken through the window of a physical amazon store]

well I guess I don’t need to read the bible now, thanks

back before the web, Content had to be delivered house to house by the content farmer. she worked 14 hrs a day & people tried to shoot her a lot

google still doing everything it can to encourage an open web ecosystem

if you asked "does that 'mozilla firefox' link just go to mozilla's top-level support page, leaving you to find the instructions yourself" the answer is "yes it does"

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yep, the elections passed with little incident except the part where the fascist won in brazil on the back of a massive whatsapp spam campaign slate.com/technology/2018/10/b

dude lmao at some of the facebook coverage in wired

a) no a basic ML system can't reliably identify and block porn or graphic violence
b) you realize that computers don't "speak" any languages at all, right, so every language except maybe lojban will be as hard to read idiom in

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I know half a dozen people with handwriting this bad or worse who hold legitimately-obtained college degrees but either had disabilities or just never had to handwrite enough as a kid to develop a disciplined writing hand

RT @CConnNBCBoston@twitter.com

In one case, a mother agreed to pay $50,000 to have Riddell take the ACT for her son. Riddell, a Harvard graduate, had to copy her son’s handwriting below to do it.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/CConnNBCBoston/sta

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as someone who once had a spreadsheet of these transcriptions come across his desk I can confirm that every company that makes voice control software does this, and has been doing it for a decade

RT @passantino@twitter.com

Wow this story bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

🐦🔗: twitter.com/passantino/status/

okay, so there's a few small gaps

like YOU'RE so perfect, rust compiler

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