Fossil-fuel industry doubles donations to major parties in four years, report shows | Environment | The Guardian
#Australia, you seem to be failing at #democracy.
@EinsteinsAttic@twitter.com @email@example.com @StevenLevy@twitter.com @Facebook@twitter.com "Another early Facebook employee confirms this, also saying that Facebook brainstormed Zuckerberg's idea of allowing people to create and edit dark profiles of friends, Wikipedia-style, but it was not executed."
Just the fact that he explored this crazy idea says enough.
Fascinating preview by @StevenLevy@twitter.com of his book on @Facebook@twitter.com, coming out later this month:
@EinsteinsAttic@twitter.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @StevenLevy@twitter.com @Facebook@twitter.com "He took three pages to lay out a vision for something he called “Dark Profiles.” These would be Facebook pages for people who, whether by omission or intention, had not signed up for Facebook. "
So reassuring. Growth was always the thing, wasn't it?
@email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org @email@example.com @BrucePerens@twitter.com @OReillyMedia@twitter.com @firstname.lastname@example.org My main conclusion so far:
- The reality is much more nuanced than what I had in mind.
- Different individuals had different agendas and different world views.
- It seems more like things coalesced after the fact rather than were initially planned.
#breaking Coalition seeks to sidestep high court ruling that Aboriginal non-citizens can't be deported using the aliens power - THEY'RE LOOKING FOR A NEW WAY TO DO IT #auspol #auslaw https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/feb/12/coalition-seeks-to-sidestep-high-court-ruling-that-aboriginal-non-citizens-cant-be-deported
Happy to chat about the position, culture, or company with ya; DMs open! I'm especially excited to connect with candidates who are underrepresented in tech or have non-traditional CS backgrounds (like me!). Come work with meeee! https://www.stitchfix.com/careers/jobs?gh_jid=2041197&gh_jid=2041197
It's not listed in the post, but we're also using React to create the UIs for our new features. We've got an interesting mix of legacy code at the verge of some major rearchitecture, and new features as a testing ground for figuring out what we want those new patterns to be.
This is a remote position in the U.S.! https://twitter.com/shawnacscott/status/1227653352630124544
NSW police treated millions in damages for misconduct as ‘cost of doing business’ https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/feb/13/nsw-police-treated-millions-in-damages-for-misconduct-as-cost-of-doing-business
The EU has voted very strongly in favour of giving Spain a veto over any future EU deal between the UK and the EU over Gibraltar.
Boy, I'm loving all this taking back of control...
Over 10 years happily using ubuntu, well kubuntu. You can take linux away from my cold dead hands. 🏴🇫🇷🇪🇺
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