Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2020-05-25 18:42 -0500 pushcx Comment by nunziotocci on I had to jailbreak my iPhone to change the default browser
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't respond to troll comments like this, just flag them for moderators.
2020-05-25 18:41 -0500 pushcx Comment by autumnlicious on I had to jailbreak my iPhone to change the default browser
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing troll. Don't insult people like this again.
2020-05-23 18:19 -0500 pushcx Story: Economic Argument for Functional Programming
Action: changed title from "Michael Snoyman- Economic Argument for Functional Programming- λC 20 Global Edition" to "Economic Argument for Functional Programming"
Reason: Please don't include author/event names in story titles.
2020-05-23 14:42 -0500 (Users) User leandot
Action: changed own username from "leadnot" to "leandot"
2020-05-23 10:55 -0500 (Users) Story: Why does Swift by Sundell not use any client-side JavaScript?
Action: changed title from "Why does Swift by Sundell not use any client-side JavaScript? | Swift by Sundell" to "Why does Swift by Sundell not use any client-side JavaScript?"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-23 02:44 -0500 (Users) User mlw
Action: changed own username from "williamsmj" to "mlw"
2020-05-22 19:29 -0500 pushcx Story: Where did "main" come from?
Action: changed title from "[TUHS] where did \"main\" come from?" to "Where did \"main\" come from?"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2020-05-22 15:17 -0500 alynpost Story: Should I Block Ads?
Action: changed user_is_author from false to true
Reason: Toggle author flag based on authorship claim in footer of article. h/t erkin.
2020-05-22 09:45 -0500 pushcx Comment by Garfield on Why I Love Monday Mornings
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Sockpuppet post.
2020-05-22 09:39 -0500 pushcx Story: Three Years of Misery Inside Google, the Happiest Company in Tech
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not about computing.
2020-05-22 09:38 -0500 pushcx User arp242
Action: Disabled invitations
Reason: Sockpuppeting.
2020-05-22 09:37 -0500 pushcx User Garfield
Action: Banned
Reason: Sockpuppet.
2020-05-22 05:32 -0500 (Users) Story: Why NetNewsWire Is Fast
Action: changed tags from "swift" to "swift performance"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-22 02:15 -0500 (Users) User nogweii
Action: changed own username from "evaryont" to "nogweii"
2020-05-21 22:21 -0500 (Users) Story: Why NetNewsWire Is Fast
Action: changed tags from "objectivec" to "swift"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-21 17:22 -0500 (Users) Story: Microsoft loves Linux — a little too much?
Action: changed tags from "linux windows practices" to "linux windows practices rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-20 21:01 -0500 (Users) Story: Red Alert and Tiberian Dawn to be released under the GPL
Action: changed title from "Red Alert and Tiberian Sun to be released under the GPL" to "Red Alert and Tiberian Dawn to be released under the GPL"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-20 18:00 -0500 pushcx Story: gRPC-cache
Action: changed description from "In memory Key/Value store in go using gRPC." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>In memory Key/Value store in go using gRPC.</p>\n" to "", changed tags from "go" to "go api"
Reason: Tag 'api', and please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2020-05-20 17:56 -0500 (Users) Story: gRPC-cache
Action: changed tags from "go apl" to "go"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-19 21:55 -0500 pushcx Story: SAFE Network
Action: changed description from "A decentralised network built using rust." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>A decentralised network built using rust.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text to summarize the link.
2020-05-19 15:23 -0500 (Users) Story: The Unreasonable Effectiveness Of Declarative Programming
Action: changed tags from "javascript programming" to "javascript graphics"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-19 10:25 -0500 (Users) Story: Experimental search engine for developers
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming show"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-19 09:32 -0500 (Users) User SamBorick
Action: changed own username from "mibzman" to "SamBorick"
2020-05-19 08:06 -0500 pushcx Story: Racket News - Issue 31
Action: deleted story
Reason: Please submit links, not lists of links. Lobsters *is* a list of links.
2020-05-18 18:28 -0500 pushcx Story: How long has Google been censoring YouTube comments critical of China?
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business news is off-topic here.
2020-05-18 06:25 -0500 (Users) User stchris
Action: changed own username from "yule" to "stchris"
2020-05-18 06:16 -0500 (Users) Story: Common *nix commands written in Rust
Action: changed tags from "unix" to "unix rust"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-17 12:51 -0500 (Users) User deletedanimal
Action: changed own username from "varbhat" to "deletedanimal"
2020-05-17 08:06 -0500 pushcx Story: Quasiquote - Literal Magic
Action: changed title from "Quasiquote - Literal Magic - weinholt.se" to "Quasiquote - Literal Magic"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2020-05-16 14:46 -0500 pushcx Story: Common *nix commands written in Rust
Action: changed title from "Common *nix commands written in Rust – gcollazo" to "Common *nix commands written in Rust"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2020-05-16 14:30 -0500 pushcx Story: Making Python Programs Blazingly Fast
Action: changed url from "https://towardsdatascience.com/making-python-programs-blazingly-fast-c1cd79bd1b32" to "https://martinheinz.dev/blog/13", changed domain_id from 13412 to 20101
Reason: Link directly to author's site.
2020-05-16 14:29 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Making Python Programs Blazingly Fast
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-05-16 10:45 -0500 pushcx Story: Remote education does not require giving up rights to freedom and privacy
Action: changed title from "Remote education does not require giving up rights to freedom and privacy — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software" to "Remote education does not require giving up rights to freedom and privacy"
Reason: Please don't include site names in titles.
2020-05-16 00:27 -0500 (Users) User l1x
Action: changed own username from "istvan" to "l1x"
2020-05-15 21:41 -0500 pushcx Story: Facebook to buy Giphy for $400 million
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business news is off-topic.
2020-05-15 13:26 -0500 pushcx Story: The Art of Code
Action: changed title from "The Art of Code - Dylan Beattie" to "The Art of Code"
Reason: Please don't include author/speaker names in titles.
2020-05-15 11:42 -0500 pushcx Story: Don't @ me! Instance Variable Performance in Ruby
Action: changed title from "Don't @ me! Instance Variable Performance in Ruby by Aaron Patterson" to "Don't @ me! Instance Variable Performance in Ruby"
Reason: Please don't include author/speaker names in titles.
2020-05-15 10:53 -0500 pushcx Story: So this is how privacy dies
Action: deleted story
Reason: Political rants are off-topic. Maybe a useful rule of thumb: would the article change how someone implements a future program?
2020-05-15 08:10 -0500 pushcx Story: Analysis of 41K dev agencies with hourly rates, team size and tech stack
Action: deleted story
Reason: Business analysis is off-topic.
2020-05-14 22:12 -0500 (Users) Story: Are We There Yet
Action: changed title from "Are We There Yet - Rich Hickey" to "Are We There Yet"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-14 14:25 -0500 (Users) User JayGray
Action: changed own username from "jay-gray" to "JayGray"
2020-05-14 09:22 -0500 (Users) User djh
Action: changed own username from "dsacco" to "djh"
2020-05-14 03:24 -0500 (Users) Story: Should I use threads?
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-14 02:44 -0500 (Users) User imaginaryturtle
Action: changed own username from "therealkbhat" to "imaginaryturtle"
2020-05-14 02:42 -0500 (Users) Story: Typesetting Markdown – Part 8: Annotations
Action: changed tags from "pdf linux show programming" to "linux show programming"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-14 02:21 -0500 (Users) Story: Is going to conferences useless for learning? How do you learn?
Action: changed tags from "event education" to "event education ask"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-14 02:13 -0500 (Users) Story: [1991] The Psychology of Advanced Mathematical Thinking
Action: changed tags from "pdf math historical" to "pdf math historical cogsci"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2020-05-13 22:08 -0500 alynpost Comment by alynpost on [1991] The Psychology of Advanced Mathematical Thinking
Action: used Sysop hat
2020-05-13 22:06 -0500 alynpost Story: [1991] The Psychology of Advanced Mathematical Thinking
Action: changed url from "https://homepages.warwick.ac.uk/staff/David.Tall/pdfs/dot1991k-psychology-of-amt.pdfhttps://homepages.warwick.ac.uk/staff/David.Tall/pdfs/dot1991k-psychology-of-amt.pdf" to "https://homepages.warwick.ac.uk/staff/David.Tall/pdfs/dot1991k-psychology-of-amt.pdf"
Reason: Correct accidental duplicate paste of URL. h/t NotQuiteAnon.
2020-05-13 18:54 -0500 (Users) User NotQuiteAnon
Action: changed own username from "jeromebaum" to "NotQuiteAnon"