@robertotorres Good article. I had an interview scheduled before I began having health issues, but we will pick it up shortly.
So, yet another amazing story sourced from this basket of delectables.
@lesschinski tooted about this event happening at the Science History Institute.
Then with her help I found out there was a really cool three-year project happening there, focused on visibility among STEM researchers with disabilities.
Check it out:
Just opened a new GitHub issue on Mastodon: Allow moderation through API. https://github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/issues/8580
My hope is that this can increase the effectiveness of moderators, which could help them better protect users against mobbing, harassment, or other bad acts.
A friend has an iPhone still running iOS 10.
Her: I need to upgrade my phone.
Her: Has it gotten any better?
Me: I don't know. I switched to Android.
Today I used it to label my jars of medical marijuana. Lovely!
If someone says to you "of course, algorithms don't have any biases", write their name down in a little book and never let them near any critical task again.
In 1947 Bell Labs invented the transistor. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.
@DigitalMisfit Which link do you want? I mentioned a few things.
@brokenintuition You might like to try floating in a sensory deprivation tank. Most big cities have them now. I do it once a month. I think it provides a good antidote to our always-on society, always consuming as you said.
@DigitalMisfit I redid my Wordpress site last summer using Jekyll and love it. Doing everything in plain text markdown and YAML suits my work flow. A git post receive hook rebuilds the site when I push a change.