Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2021-03-01 21:16 -0600 (Users) Story: Are Xiaomi browsers spyware? Yes, they are… (2020)
Action: changed title from "Are Xiaomi browsers spyware? Yes, they are…" to "Are Xiaomi browsers spyware? Yes, they are… (2020)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-03-01 19:07 -0600 (Users) Story: FreeBSD 13.0-BETA4 Now Available
Action: changed tags from "freebsd" to "freebsd release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-03-01 02:11 -0600 (Users) Story: Theo de Raadt on Zig's motto
Action: changed tags from "openbsd programming zig" to "openbsd programming zig rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-28 20:53 -0600 (Users) User rob2997
Action: changed own username from "robuon619" to "rob2997"
2021-02-28 20:51 -0600 (Users) User bentley
Action: changed own username from "anjbe" to "bentley"
2021-02-28 08:52 -0600 (Users) Story: Rust, Zig, and the Futility of "Replacing" C
Action: changed tags from "security c rust zig" to "security c rust zig rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-28 04:24 -0600 (Users) Story: Rust, Zig, and the Futility of "Replacing" C
Action: changed tags from "security c rust" to "security c rust zig"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-26 14:55 -0600 pushcx Story: Structured Procrastination
Action: deleted story
Reason: Personal productivity is off topic.
2021-02-25 13:25 -0600 pushcx User kragniz
Action: Disabled invitations
Reason: I dunno where you're finding these people, but that's enough problem users out of your invite tree.
2021-02-25 13:18 -0600 pushcx User emersion
Action: Banned
Reason: We had a long conversation about why your business partner's domain was banned, so you surely knew you were trying to evade the ban. Bye.
2021-02-25 13:17 -0600 pushcx Domain portal.drewdevault.com
Action: Banned
Reason: Alternate for drewdevault.com
2021-02-25 13:16 -0600 pushcx Story: Gmail is a huge source of spam
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing post from alternate domain - we already passed on these endless rants.
2021-02-25 10:28 -0600 (Users) Story: Intents: Several improvements to desktop files and caches (2014)
Action: changed title from "Intents: Several improvements to desktop files and caches" to "Intents: Several improvements to desktop files and caches (2014)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-24 17:18 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Cryptography Interface Design is a Security Concern
Action: used Sysop hat
2021-02-24 05:07 -0600 (Users) User PiRATA
Action: changed own username from "nxnja" to "PiRATA"
2021-02-23 12:27 -0600 (Users) Story: Scrum is bad
Action: changed tags from "video practices" to "video practices rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-23 11:18 -0600 pushcx Story: A Demonstration of Modern Web Bloat
Action: deleted story
Reason: If you have to preemptively apologize for how lazy, one-sided, and dogwhistley a rant is, maybe don't post it at all.
2021-02-23 09:30 -0600 pushcx Story: Introducing State Partitioning
Action: changed url from "https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2021/02/23/total-cookie-protection/" to "https://hacks.mozilla.org/2021/02/introducing-state-partitioning/", changed title from "Firefox 86 Introduces Total Cookie Protection" to "Introducing State Partitioning", changed domain_id from 939 to 719, changed description from "" to "Blog post: [Firefox 86 Introduces Total Cookie Protection](https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2021/02/23/total-cookie-protection/)", changed markeddown_description from "" to "<p>Blog post: <a href=\"https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2021/02/23/total-cookie-protection/\" rel=\"ugc\">Firefox 86 Introduces Total Cookie Protection</a></p>\n"
Reason: Swapping in more technical link from comments.
2021-02-23 09:21 -0600 pushcx Story: Mental Models Box
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not related to computing.
2021-02-23 05:47 -0600 (Users) Story: Integrating Rust and C++ in Firefox
Action: changed title from "Integrating Rust and C++ in Firefox - In Pursuit of Laziness" to "Integrating Rust and C++ in Firefox"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-22 16:24 -0600 pushcx Story: Oxiziding Kraken - 2+ years of rewriting Kraken's backend to Rust
Action: changed description from "Kraken, a major cryptocurrency exchange, has been using Rust for almost three years, notably to rewrite parts of our backend. Nowadays, Kraken Engineering has a fairly large count of full-time Rust developers (45-50+) in several teams. I have been leading and growing the largest of these (30+ devs) for almost two years, helping lay our technical foundations, using Rust in production at scale (millions of users). This post describes our experience building the tech, growing a team, as well as the results obtained and current pain points in async Rust." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Kraken, a major cryptocurrency exchange, has been using Rust for almost three years, notably to rewrite parts of our backend. Nowadays, Kraken Engineering has a fairly large count of full-time Rust developers (45-50+) in several teams. I have been leading and growing the largest of these (30+ devs) for almost two years, helping lay our technical foundations, using Rust in production at scale (millions of users). This post describes our experience building the tech, growing a team, as well as the results obtained and current pain points in async Rust.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2021-02-22 12:23 -0600 pushcx Story: How I built a telnet chat server with WebAssembly
Action: changed title from "How I built a telnet chat server in 2021 with WebAssembly" to "How I built a telnet chat server with WebAssembly"
Reason: Titles don't need years unless they're a year or so old.
2021-02-22 11:54 -0600 (Users) Story: Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust (2020)
Action: changed title from "Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust" to "Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust (2020)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-22 09:51 -0600 (Users) User brycea
Action: changed own username from "Kingceasar" to "brycea"
2021-02-22 09:46 -0600 pushcx Story: Haskell Database Implementation - Part 2, Domain Specific Language and Transactionality
Action: changed url from "https://www.reddit.com/r/haskell/comments/ln63ws/haskell_database_implementation_part_2_domain/" to "https://dfithian.github.io/2021/02/18/database-implementation-part-2.html", changed domain_id from 278 to 22495
Reason: Replacing with direct link.
2021-02-22 08:51 -0600 pushcx Story: Avoid the Most Dangerous Word in Software Development
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing clickbait about management. Stop posting your blog for a while.
2021-02-22 08:47 -0600 pushcx Story: Purchasing Power Parity: fair pricing for your SaaS product
Action: deleted story
Reason: Entrepreneurship is off topic.
2021-02-22 08:47 -0600 pushcx Story: Some Software Engineering Maxims
Action: changed title from "10 Software Engineering Laws Everybody Loves to Ignore" to "Some Software Engineering Maxims"
Reason: Toning down clickbait title.
2021-02-21 15:42 -0600 (Users) Story: New browser-tracking hack works even when you flush caches or go incognito
Action: changed tags from "security" to "privacy"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-21 15:35 -0600 (Users) Story: Wildcard
Action: changed tags from "a11y" to "web"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-21 13:22 -0600 pushcx Story: What's Next for Teal, the typed dialect of Lua
Action: changed title from "What's Next for Teal, the typed dialect of Lua - FOSDEM 2021" to "What's Next for Teal, the typed dialect of Lua"
Reason: Please don't include event names in titles.
2021-02-20 16:35 -0600 pushcx Story: What does the perfect tiramisu reveal about chemistry?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Does not relate to computing.
2021-02-20 14:49 -0600 (Users) Story: GeForce Is Made for Gaming, CMP Is Made to Mine
Action: changed tags from "cryptocurrencies graphics" to "cryptocurrencies hardware"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-20 12:33 -0600 (Users) Story: Wine on Wayland: An exciting first update
Action: changed title from "Wayland on Wine: An exciting first update" to "Wine on Wayland: An exciting first update"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-20 09:00 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Brave privacy bug exposes Tor onion URLs to your DNS provider
Action: used Sysop hat
2021-02-20 08:57 -0600 pushcx Domain ramble.pw
Action: Banned
Reason: Neo-nazi cesspool.
2021-02-20 08:57 -0600 pushcx Story: Brave privacy bug exposes Tor onion URLs to your DNS provider
Action: changed url from "https://ramble.pw/f/privacy/2387/brave-browser-leaks-your-tor-onion-service-requests-through" to "https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/brave-privacy-bug-exposes-tor-onion-urls-to-your-dns-provider/", changed title from "Brave Browser leaks your Tor / Onion service requests through DNS" to "Brave privacy bug exposes Tor onion URLs to your DNS provider", changed domain_id from 22477 to 8375
Reason: Replacing link to cesspool.
2021-02-20 07:48 -0600 pushcx Story: Mastodon is bound to fail
Action: deleted story
Reason: Market analysis is off topic. Please stop submitting business stories.
2021-02-20 07:47 -0600 pushcx Story: A hole in Clang’s -Wsuggest-override
Action: undeleted story
2021-02-20 07:46 -0600 pushcx Story: A hole in Clang’s -Wsuggest-override
Action: deleted story
Reason: Market analysis is off topic. Please stop submitting business stories.
2021-02-19 20:46 -0600 pushcx Story: How to be more productive without forcing yourself
Action: deleted story
Reason: Self-help/personal productivity is off topic.
2021-02-19 11:08 -0600 pushcx Story: ProtonMail Overview
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing ad.
2021-02-19 06:27 -0600 pushcx Story: Reflections On Using Haskell For My Startup
Action: changed description from "(To calibrate your expectations, the contents is significantly more \"Reflections on using Haskell\" than \"for my startup\".)" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>(To calibrate your expectations, the contents is significantly more “Reflections on using Haskell” than “for my startup”.)</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to explain why you posted articles.
2021-02-18 15:29 -0600 (Users) Story: Tagged unions are overrated for implementing IRs
Action: changed title from "Tagged unions are overrated" to "Tagged unions are overrated for implementing IRs"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-18 09:21 -0600 pushcx Story: List of services offering free tiers to developers
Action: changed url from "https://github.com/jixserver/free-for-dev" to "https://free-for.dev/", changed domain_id from 193 to 18560, changed tags from "devops programming" to "devops"
Reason: Replacing with current version of list. Thanks, ripienaar.
2021-02-18 09:03 -0600 pushcx Story: The art of destroying software (2015)
Action: changed title from "Greg Young-The art of destroying software" to "The art of destroying software (2015)"
Reason: Removing author, adding year.
2021-02-17 18:09 -0600 (Users) Story: Programming Languages Suck at UX (2011)
Action: changed title from "Programming Languages Suck at UX" to "Programming Languages Suck at UX (2011)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2021-02-17 17:33 -0600 pushcx Story: SRE vs Platform Eng
Action: deleted story
Reason: Management is off-topic, even if it's of programmers. Your self-promotion is unwelcome.
2021-02-17 09:59 -0600 pushcx Story: "Naming Things" is a Poor Name for Naming Things
Action: merged into xzebh4 (Why Is Naming Things Hard?)
Reason: Merging response into main story.
2021-02-16 23:23 -0600 (Users) Story: Programming Languages Suck at UX (2011)
Action: changed tags from "plt" to "plt rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions