Apple shareholders reject motion to publicly declare freedom of expression as a human right https://reclaimthenet.org/apple-rejects-freedom-of-expression/
TikTok is “fundamentally parasitic”, says CEO of a tech company that won’t let anonymous users access their content anonymously via a web browser https://www.techmeme.com/200227/p7#a200227p7
Why yes, I enjoyed this blog post about Socratic vs. Euclidean Forms of API Documentation http://highscalability.com/blog/2020/2/24/socratic-vs-euclidean-forms-of-api-documentation.html
In which the remedy is worse than the disease https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2020/02/how-generate-infinite-fake-humans/606943/
Bummer. Can’t use sysupgrade(8) to downgrade #OpenBSD from a snapshot to the previous, stable release. I’m going to have to do this manually to see if I get better download speeds with the stable iwm(4).
How the Coronavirus Revealed Authoritarianism’s Fatal Flaw https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2020/02/coronavirus-and-blindness-authoritarianism/606922/
Aggrorithm (n): an algorithm written to incite aggression. Aggrorithms are a dark pattern employed by businesses with bottom lines tied to confrontation and conflict (“engagement”). Profiling data is used to nudge users into conflict and increase revenue.
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