Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2019-02-08 10:54 -0600 pushcx Story: A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Blockchain Universe
Action: changed title from "A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Blockchain Universe - ACM Queue" to "A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Blockchain Universe"
Reason: Removing site name.
2019-02-08 09:58 -0600 pushcx Story: The fundamental problem with Silicon Valleys favorite growth strategy
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business history/strategy. As you noted, this is indeed a nice article that's off topic.
2019-02-07 19:10 -0600 pushcx Story: The monadic morass (2012)
Action: changed title from "The monadic morass" to "The monadic morass (2012)"
Reason: Adding year.
2019-02-07 10:04 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on MIT Hacker Tools: a lecture series on programmer tools
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-02-07 06:38 -0600 (Users) Story: FOSDEM DNS Privacy Debate: should Google get all our DNS?
Action: changed title from "FOSEM DNS Privacy Debate: should Google get all our DNS?" to "FOSDEM DNS Privacy Debate: should Google get all our DNS?"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-06 13:13 -0600 (Users) Story: Google has quietly dropped ban on personally identifiable web tracking (2016)
Action: changed title from "Google has quietly dropped ban on personally identifiable web tracking" to "Google has quietly dropped ban on personally identifiable web tracking (2016)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-05 09:01 -0600 alynpost Story: gRPC and Protocol Buffers as an alternative to JSON REST APIs
Action: changed title from "gRPC and Protocol Buffers as an alternative to JSON REST APIs @ SmoothTerminal" to "gRPC and Protocol Buffers as an alternative to JSON REST APIs"
Reason: Please remove extraneous components from titles such as the name of the site, blog, section, and author.
2019-02-04 14:34 -0600 (Users) User collares
Action: changed own username from "mauricioc" to "collares"
2019-02-01 22:36 -0600 (Users) User Bug
Action: changed own username from "Testname" to "Bug"
2019-02-01 22:30 -0600 (Users) User Bug
Action: changed own username from "srid" to "Testname"
2019-01-31 20:22 -0600 (Users) User dohvis
Action: changed own username from "ner0" to "dohvis"
2019-01-30 20:43 -0600 pushcx Story: Using Hammock Graphs to Structure Programs (2004)
Action: changed tags from "compsci programming compilers fortran" to "compsci compilers fortran"
Reason: Tagging `fortran`, see comment.
2019-01-30 20:42 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Using Hammock Graphs to Structure Programs (2004)
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-01-30 20:07 -0600 pushcx Story: Learn ClojureScript and re-frame
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing sales page. We don't allow links that have no content like this, though an article or significant excerpt followed by a CTA is fine.
2019-01-30 16:48 -0600 (Users) User w
Action: changed own username from "gahr" to "w"
2019-01-30 16:47 -0600 (Users) User w
Action: changed own username from "wg" to "gahr"
2019-01-30 16:45 -0600 (Users) User w
Action: changed own username from "wesley" to "wg"
2019-01-29 19:25 -0600 (Users) User phlm
Action: changed own username from "phl" to "phlm"
2019-01-29 11:28 -0600 (Users) User NoraCodes
Action: changed own username from "LeoLambda" to "NoraCodes"
2019-01-29 04:53 -0600 pushcx Story: Signal v Noise exits Medium
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news. If they have an implementation-focused version of this post, could you submit that?
2019-01-28 09:49 -0600 pushcx Story: Git Absorb
Action: changed description from "This is a \"port\" of the equivalent functionality in Mercurial. It still looks a bit new, but maybe it's already useful. I haven't tried using it." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>This is a “port” of the equivalent functionality in Mercurial. It still looks a bit new, but maybe it’s already useful. I haven’t tried using it.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't use the story text for personal comments.
2019-01-28 04:56 -0600 pushcx Story: Data structures to name-drop when you want to sound smart in an interview
Action: changed description from "Bloom filter, Prefix trie & Ring buffer explained" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Bloom filter, Prefix trie &amp; Ring buffer explained</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't write summaries in the text box.
2019-01-28 02:08 -0600 (Users) User so_it_goes
Action: changed own username from "pietvanzoen" to "so_it_goes"
2019-01-27 09:17 -0600 pushcx Story: Designing for correctness: How to make illegal states unrepresentable (2012)
Action: changed title from "[2012] Designing for correctness: How to make illegal states unrepresentable" to "Designing for correctness: How to make illegal states unrepresentable (2012)"
Reason: Fixing year style.
2019-01-26 22:35 -0600 pushcx Story: What does an idle CPU do? (2014)
Action: changed title from "What does an idle CPU do?" to "What does an idle CPU do? (2014)"
Reason: Adding year.
2019-01-26 11:46 -0600 (Users) Story: LambdaConf 2019: Call for Proposals (Closes Jan 31)
Action: changed tags from "event javascript scala programming rust haskell elixir elm clojure" to "event"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-26 04:15 -0600 (Users) User so_it_goes
Action: changed own username from "so_it_goes" to "pietvanzoen"
2019-01-25 23:46 -0600 alynpost User trobotham
Action: Granted hat "DareNET" (nitemare@darenet.org)
2019-01-25 22:16 -0600 pushcx Story: How I abused 2FA to maintain persistence after a password change on multiple services
Action: changed title from "How I abused 2FA to maintain persistence after a password change (Google, Microsoft, Instagram" to "How I abused 2FA to maintain persistence after a password change on multiple services"
Reason: Fixing up truncated title.
2019-01-25 22:09 -0600 pushcx Story: Facebook to integrate Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing dupe of business news.
2019-01-25 22:09 -0600 pushcx Story: Facebook Plans to Integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news.
2019-01-25 03:41 -0600 pushcx Story: What makes a great software engineer great
Action: changed description from "Today I woke up wanting to start a discussion about what it takes to be an awesome software engineer. I constantly see recruiters evaluating candidates solely based on their programming skills. Hence, most developers focus only on learning the latest programming language out there. Is that all it takes? Here’s my two cents on the matter." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Today I woke up wanting to start a discussion about what it takes to be an awesome software engineer. I constantly see recruiters evaluating candidates solely based on their programming skills. Hence, most developers focus only on learning the latest programming language out there. Is that all it takes? Here’s my two cents on the matter.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't write summaries for in the text box.
2019-01-24 16:34 -0600 (Users) User lambdawitch
Action: changed own username from "winniequinn" to "lambdawitch"
2019-01-24 14:13 -0600 (Users) Story: Microsoft Acquires Citus Data
Action: changed title from "Microsoft Acquires Citus DAta" to "Microsoft Acquires Citus Data"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-23 17:06 -0600 (Users) User kineticdial
Action: changed own username from "pab" to "kineticdial"
2019-01-23 13:14 -0600 (Users) User evanpurkhiser
Action: changed own username from "EvanPurkhiser" to "evanpurkhiser"
2019-01-23 12:46 -0600 (Users) Story: Travis CI acquired, joins the Idera family
Action: changed tags from "culture testing" to "testing"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-23 06:13 -0600 (Users) User bram
Action: changed own username from "Geweldig" to "bram"
2019-01-23 04:24 -0600 (Users) Story: FOSDEM 2019
Action: changed tags from "event security programming osdev" to "event"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-22 21:17 -0600 (Users) Story: What are some good light theme for editor?
Action: changed tags from "vim emacs programming" to "vim emacs"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-22 13:59 -0600 alynpost Story: FOSDEM 2019
Action: changed title from "Anyone going to FOSDEM?" to "FOSDEM 2019", changed description from "Which track/talk do you will see?\r\n\r\nI'm very curious about RISC-V track and want to go the Rust, Security, Infra Management and Container talks." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Which track/talk do you will see?</p>\n<p>I’m very curious about RISC-V track and want to go the Rust, Security, Infra Management and Container talks.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Do not editorialize story titles or story text, use a comment instead please.
2019-01-22 02:48 -0600 pushcx User lithp
Action: Granted hat "Ethereum Foundation Developer" (brian@ethereum.org)
2019-01-21 19:08 -0600 (Users) Story: NixOS impressions: first-time install
Action: changed title from "NixOs impressions: first-time install" to "NixOS impressions: first-time install"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-21 17:54 -0600 (Users) User JonLuca
Action: changed own username from "JonLuca" to "jonluca"
2019-01-21 14:38 -0600 (Users) User quintus
Action: changed own username from "Quintus" to "quintus"
2019-01-21 12:10 -0600 (Users) Story: Introducing Dank Neon, a new open source code theme
Action: changed tags from "programming design release" to "design release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-21 10:37 -0600 (Users) Story: Winds of change? Winds of mediocrity
Action: changed tags from "satire practices rant" to "practices rant"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-19 12:14 -0600 alynpost Story: openrsync
Action: changed title from "Openrsync by Kristaps" to "openrsync"
Reason: Please remove extraneous components from titles such as the name of the site, blog, section, and author.
2019-01-18 09:05 -0600 (Users) Story: Postgres Full Text Search is Good Enough (2015)
Action: changed title from "Postgres Full Text Search is Good Enough" to "Postgres Full Text Search is Good Enough (2015)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-01-17 21:09 -0600 alynpost Story: Censure; dont shun
Action: changed title from "Slander; dont shun" to "Censure; dont shun"
Reason: Match author's title. h/t mwcampbell.