Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2020-09-26 03:37 -0500 (Users) Story: Let's talk about safety of Pinephone
Action: changed tags from "law practices" to "hardware"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-25 14:22 -0500 pushcx User lich
Action: Banned
Reason: Please do not submit articles on how bitcoin is like a handjob seriously what the actual fuck.
2020-09-25 14:12 -0500 pushcx Domain dataswamp.org
Action: Banned
Reason: Please do not submit articles on how bitcoin is like a handjob seriously what the actual fuck.
2020-09-25 14:10 -0500 pushcx Story: Notes on crypto culture
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please do not submit articles on how bitcoin is like a handjob seriously what the actual fuck.
2020-09-25 08:12 -0500 pushcx Comment by Moonchild on The Windows XP source code was allegedly leaked online
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't play russian roulette with the site by linking to this alleged leak.
2020-09-25 08:09 -0500 (Users) Story: Wikipedia is getting a new look for the first time in 10 years. Here’s why
Action: changed tags from "web" to "web design"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-25 08:09 -0500 pushcx Comment by bronlund on The Windows XP source code was allegedly leaked online
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing ranty troll comment.
2020-09-24 16:38 -0500 pushcx Story: Optimize Your Meetings for Engagement
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-09-24 16:26 -0500 pushcx Story: About Tracking Cookies on status.healthchecks.io
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing cusomer support story. Please stop promoting your business blog here.
2020-09-24 14:37 -0500 (Users) Story: The Dark Secrets of Fast Compilation for Kotlin
Action: changed title from "The Dark Secrets of Fast Compilation for Kotlin – Kotlin Blog" to "The Dark Secrets of Fast Compilation for Kotlin"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-24 09:24 -0500 pushcx Story: [Ask] Any of yall trying out that Github Codespaces?
Action: deleted story
Reason: New users aren't allowed to make 'ask' posts.
2020-09-24 07:24 -0500 pushcx Story: Indian robot climbs trees to harvest coconuts
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-09-23 08:05 -0500 pushcx Story: Firefox usage is down 85% despite Mozilla's top exec pay going up 400%
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news.
2020-09-22 16:46 -0500 (Users) Story: Accessibility Issues concerning Windows High Contrast Mode (2019)
Action: changed title from "Accessibility Issues concerning Windows High Contrast Mode – Accessabilly (2019)" to "Accessibility Issues concerning Windows High Contrast Mode (2019)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-22 13:42 -0500 pushcx Story: The Last Programming Language (2011)
Action: changed title from "The Last Programming Language" to "The Last Programming Language (2011)"
Reason: ...and tagging year. Please check on these things, the bookmarklet is not psychic. :)
2020-09-22 13:40 -0500 pushcx Story: The Last Programming Language (2011)
Action: changed title from "Clean Code, Episode 0 - The Last Programming Language, by Robert \"Uncle Bob\" Martin" to "The Last Programming Language", changed tags from "practices" to "practices video"
Reason: Tagging video, and please don't include speaker/series names in titles.
2020-09-22 13:39 -0500 (Users) Story: Why I’m Switching from Figma to Microsoft Paint
Action: changed tags from "design" to "design satire"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-22 12:13 -0500 pushcx Story: Killed by Mozilla
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business analysis.
2020-09-22 09:32 -0500 pushcx Story: Crunchy Bridge: A modern Postgres as a service
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2020-09-22 07:53 -0500 pushcx Story: Why Scons is not slow
Action: changed url from "https://github.com/SCons/scons/wiki/WhySconsIsNotSlow" to "https://github.com/SCons/scons/wiki/SCons-Performance"
Reason: New link, same great taste.
2020-09-21 21:15 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Meta: could we consider banning self-promotion?
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-09-21 12:24 -0500 (Users) User amirouche
Action: changed own username from "arew" to "amirouche"
2020-09-21 11:04 -0500 (Users) User apistat
Action: changed own username from "nacdus-sarpyx" to "apistat"
2020-09-21 09:09 -0500 pushcx Story: Tag proposal: "community"
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please don't use stories as a super-reply where you get to pin your reply at the top of a thread, especially for bikeshedding.
2020-09-21 04:36 -0500 (Users) Story: On the use of a life
Action: changed title from "Colin Percival: On the use of a life" to "On the use of a life"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-21 04:02 -0500 (Users) Story: On the use of a life
Action: changed tags from "freebsd crypto" to "freebsd crypto person"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-20 23:12 -0500 (Users) Story: On the use of a life
Action: changed tags from "c freebsd crypto" to "freebsd crypto"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-20 17:21 -0500 (Users) Story: We need physical audio kill switches
Action: changed tags from "security privacy hardware" to "hardware rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-20 03:31 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on TL;DR Rust
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-09-19 10:17 -0500 (Users) Story: Why Rust is not a mature programming language
Action: changed tags from "rust compilers" to "rust rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-19 07:20 -0500 (Users) User philidor-green
Action: changed own username from "PhilidorGreen" to "philidor-green"
2020-09-18 18:53 -0500 pushcx Story: Small Computing and the Security Mindset
Action: deleted story
Reason: Dead link with no cache or archive.
2020-09-18 08:24 -0500 pushcx Story: Update on Firefox Send and Firefox Notes
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news.
2020-09-18 03:47 -0500 (Users) User jod
Action: changed own username from "jl" to "jod"
2020-09-17 20:46 -0500 (Users) User nauman
Action: changed own username from "nnauman" to "nauman"
2020-09-17 16:27 -0500 (Users) Story: The Problem With Single-threaded Shared Mutability (2015)
Action: changed title from "The Problem With Single-threaded Shared Mutability - In Pursuit of Laziness (2015)" to "The Problem With Single-threaded Shared Mutability (2015)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-09-17 16:20 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Toward a Technological Cage for the Masses
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-09-17 16:19 -0500 Irene Story: Toward a Technological Cage for the Masses
Action: changed url from "https://cheapskatesguide.org/articles/techno-cage.html/" to "https://cheapskatesguide.org/articles/techno-cage.html"
Reason: As a commenter pointed out, although the page renders with the trailing slash, it doesn't have all the stylesheets that way... Plus, filename followed by a slash... bad aesthetics...
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User gj
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User cmaggard
Action: Disabled invitations
Reason: Please don't invite back the spammer who invited you.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User samjs
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User gneray
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User leina
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User zvbxrpl
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User dhatch
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User cj
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx User ssglaser
Action: Banned
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx Story: Anatomy of a Rule: Under the Hood of an Open Source Policy Engine
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:18 -0500 pushcx Story: Building a Django app with data access control in 30 minutes
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing spam ring.
2020-09-17 14:17 -0500 pushcx Story: Adding auth to a Flask App with Azure Active Directory and oso
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing spam ring.