Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2019-10-08 19:24 -0500 alynpost Story: Pointer Based Data-Structures in SPARK
Action: changed title from "Pointer Based Data-Structures in SPARK - The AdaCore Blog" to "Pointer Based Data-Structures in SPARK"
Reason: Remove blog name from story title.
2019-10-08 19:22 -0500 alynpost Story: Encode your hunch into a Machine Learning model
Action: changed title from "No code Natural Language Processing - seeking product feedback" to "No code Natural Language Processing", changed description from "I just launched Hunchera (https://hunchera.com) to help people do Natural Language Processing and create ML models on their spreadsheets - without requiring a data scientist or a developer.\r\n\r\nOne can do support ticket classification, customer feedback classification and other internal things automatically with a spreadsheet.\r\n\r\nI would love your feedback on my website, and if the messaging is on point!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I just launched Hunchera (<a href=\"https://hunchera.com\" rel=\"nofollow\">https://hunchera.com</a>) to help people do Natural Language Processing and create ML models on their spreadsheets - without requiring a data scientist or a developer.</p>\n<p>One can do support ticket classification, customer feedback classification and other internal things automatically with a spreadsheet.</p>\n<p>I would love your feedback on my website, and if the messaging is on point!</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Remove pitch from story title. Remove story text, which is not for summarizing the post.
2019-10-08 15:17 -0500 alynpost Story: Blockchains Are a Bad Idea
Action: changed title from "Blockchains Are a Bad Idea (James Mickens)" to "Blockchains Are a Bad Idea"
Reason: Remove speaker name from story title.
2019-10-08 15:15 -0500 alynpost Story: freesw.org
Action: changed description from "Is there no FOSS/GNU/FSF tag? Anyway this is brand new. Seems very early. Found it in an article summarizing the ongoing demise of RMS and hopeful continuance of RMS-founded-and-led organizations, with or without RMS. Likely without. Anyway. This one really isn't Unix." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Is there no FOSS/GNU/FSF tag? Anyway this is brand new. Seems very early. Found it in an article summarizing the ongoing demise of RMS and hopeful continuance of RMS-founded-and-led organizations, with or without RMS. Likely without. Anyway. This one really isn’t Unix.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Story text is not for summarizing the post or personal opinions.
2019-10-08 14:51 -0500 alynpost Story: Explaining iOS' SecureROM boot chain
Action: changed url from "https://www.newosxbook.com/bonus/iboot.pdf" to "http://newosxbook.com/bonus/iBoot.pdf", changed title from "Johnathan Levin explains iOS' SecureROM boot chain" to "Explaining iOS' SecureROM boot chain"
Reason: Update story URI, h/t lettucehead. Remove author from story title.
2019-10-08 14:49 -0500 alynpost Story: Explaining iOS' SecureROM boot chain
Action: undeleted story
2019-10-08 14:11 -0500 alynpost Story: Explaining iOS' SecureROM boot chain
Action: deleted story
Reason: Broken link: TLS protocol error over https, 404 over http.
2019-10-08 14:10 -0500 alynpost Story: Explaining iOS' SecureROM boot chain
Action: changed description from "Also the 520 page book on iOS kernel comes out tomorrow. It's gonna be stellar. Totally novel \"research,\" at least to those of us outside Cupertino." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Also the 520 page book on iOS kernel comes out tomorrow. It’s gonna be stellar. Totally novel “research,” at least to those of us outside Cupertino.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Story text is not for summarizing the post or personal opinions.
2019-10-07 19:57 -0500 (Users) Story: A Multithreaded Fork of Redis That’s 5X Faster Than Redis
Action: changed title from "A Multithreaded Fork of Redis That’s 5X Faster Than Redis ·" to "A Multithreaded Fork of Redis That’s 5X Faster Than Redis"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-07 07:41 -0500 (Users) User youcanfuckoff
Action: changed own username from "asthma" to "youcanfuckoff"
2019-10-06 12:30 -0500 (Users) Story: Timsort  - the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of
Action: changed title from "Timsort — the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of" to "Timsort  - the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-06 12:16 -0500 alynpost Comment by alynpost on Google, Xiaomi, and Huawei devices affected by zero-day flaw that unlocks root access
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-10-06 12:16 -0500 alynpost Story: Google, Xiaomi, and Huawei devices affected by zero-day flaw that unlocks root access
Action: merged into bkwb1j (Android: Use-After-Free in Binder driver)
Reason: Merge news article in to primary source. h/t sanxiyn.
2019-10-06 06:48 -0500 (Users) Story: Your app makes me fat (2013)
Action: changed title from "Your app makes me fat" to "Your app makes me fat (2013)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-05 12:07 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Why does 1.1.1.1 not resolve archive.is?
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-10-04 14:24 -0500 (Users) Story: Why sell a mechanical keyboard kit for $1,668?
Action: changed tags from "hardware" to "finance"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-04 13:33 -0500 alynpost Comment by alynpost on Centralised DoH is bad for Privacy, in 2019 and beyond
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-10-04 13:33 -0500 alynpost Story: Centralised DoH is bad for Privacy, in 2019 and beyond
Action: merged into sno4wu (Centralised DoH is bad for privacy, in 2019 and beyond)
Reason: Merge duplicate in to previous story, h/t skade.
2019-10-04 08:28 -0500 (Users) Story: Why does 1.1.1.1 not resolve archive.is?
Action: changed tags from "security scaling privacy devops networking web practices" to "privacy"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-04 05:52 -0500 (Users) Story: Do you have a problem? Write a compiler
Action: changed title from "Oleg's gists - Do you have a problem? Write a compiler" to "Do you have a problem? Write a compiler"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-03 17:53 -0500 pushcx Story: With 777 Glyphs you have 90% Coverage of Kanji in the Wild
Action: deleted story
Reason: Spam for an online course in Japanese.
2019-10-03 17:50 -0500 pushcx User vaso
Action: Banned
Reason: Spamming a Japanese course.
2019-10-03 17:50 -0500 pushcx User hake
Action: Banned
Reason: Spamming a Japanese course.
2019-10-03 15:58 -0500 (Users) Story: Announcing the Rule 30 Prizes
Action: changed title from "Announcing the Rule 30 Prizes—Stephen Wolfram" to "Announcing the Rule 30 Prizes"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-03 11:55 -0500 pushcx Story: 3-5 year Fluency Acquisition Program Based on Data Science
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing advertisement.
2019-10-02 16:39 -0500 (Users) Story: Next browser 1.3.3 - multiple selection, bookmarks queries, git clone and more
Action: changed tags from "lisp vim browsers emacs" to "browsers"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-02 11:40 -0500 (Users) Story: What is procrastination, exactly?
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming ask"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-02 08:02 -0500 (Users) Story: Whoops! Google Says Mysterious Wave of Unbootable Macs Is Their Bad
Action: changed tags from "browsers security release practices" to "browsers"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-02 05:35 -0500 (Users) Story: A New R6RS Scheme Compiler
Action: changed title from "A New R6RS Scheme Compiler - weinholt.se" to "A New R6RS Scheme Compiler"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-10-01 16:41 -0500 alynpost Comment by alynpost on Programmers: You Snooze, You Win
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-10-01 16:24 -0500 alynpost Story: Programmers: You Snooze, You Win
Action: changed url from "http://huseyinpolatyuruk.com/2019/09/27/programmers-you-snooze-you-win/" to "https://lobste.rs/s/mquwrk"
Reason: Remove story URL due to demonstrated plagiarism, h/t hwayne.
2019-10-01 09:08 -0500 alynpost Story: Portable Network Graphics
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing story by request of submitter.
2019-10-01 09:05 -0500 alynpost Story: Portable Network Graphics
Action: changed title from "Last modified 21 April 2019, you betcha" to "Portable Network Graphics"
Reason: Do not editorialize story titles.
2019-10-01 05:02 -0500 (Users) Story: Programmers: You Snooze, You Win
Action: changed title from "Programmers: You Snooze, You Win – Huseyin Polat Yuruk" to "Programmers: You Snooze, You Win"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-09-30 13:58 -0500 alynpost Story: 0xchan
Action: changed description from "Do you guys remember Imageboards? Or still lurk Imageboards?\r\nI have the feeling this is the future of it all. Completely anonymous - no rules, absolute privacy and they even do research. It's still under development but I have the honest feeling 0xchan is the new big thing.\r\nThe kind of stuff 4chan was back in 2006 and slashdot back in 2000." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Do you guys remember Imageboards? Or still lurk Imageboards?\nI have the feeling this is the future of it all. Completely anonymous - no rules, absolute privacy and they even do research. It’s still under development but I have the honest feeling 0xchan is the new big thing.\nThe kind of stuff 4chan was back in 2006 and slashdot back in 2000.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Story text is not for summarizing the post or personal opinions.
2019-09-30 10:58 -0500 pushcx Story: Programming IS(!) Philosophy
Action: changed title from "Programming IS(!) Philosophy (Nir Rubinstein)" to "Programming IS(!) Philosophy"
Reason: Please don't include author names in story titles.
2019-09-30 10:40 -0500 (Users) User cfenollosa
Action: changed own username from "carlesfe" to "cfenollosa"
2019-09-30 10:01 -0500 (Users) Story: Constructing self-referential sentences from 1981 through 2017
Action: changed title from "Constructing self-referential sentences from 1981 through 2017 (Twitter thread)" to "Constructing self-referential sentences from 1981 through 2017"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-09-29 15:57 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Hacktoberfest: Lobsters Edition
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-09-29 14:26 -0500 (Users) Story: The CADT Development Model (2003)
Action: changed title from "The CADT Development Model" to "The CADT Development Model (2003)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-09-29 13:48 -0500 alynpost Story: checkm8: What you need to know to keep your iPhone safe
Action: changed description from "I've been doing some reading this weekend, trying to make sense of the bootloader bug implications, and what to tell \"regular users\" in order to secure their phones.\r\n\r\nThe only big question right now is whether the exploit allows an override of the iCloud lock, therefore opening again a market for stolen iPhones.\r\n\r\nI'm sure somebody here will be much smarter security-wise than me, so please send me contributions or corrections if there happens to be any mistake!" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I’ve been doing some reading this weekend, trying to make sense of the bootloader bug implications, and what to tell “regular users” in order to secure their phones.</p>\n<p>The only big question right now is whether the exploit allows an override of the iCloud lock, therefore opening again a market for stolen iPhones.</p>\n<p>I’m sure somebody here will be much smarter security-wise than me, so please send me contributions or corrections if there happens to be any mistake!</p>\n" to "", merged into ntmalf (Open-source jailbreaking tool for many iOS devices (all iPhones up to the iPhone 8 and X))
Reason: story text is not for summarizing articles or personal opinions. Merge story in to primary source.
2019-09-29 13:16 -0500 pushcx Story: Hacktoberfest: Lobsters Edition
Action: changed tags from "meta" to "announce"
Reason: Tagging announcement.
2019-09-29 08:14 -0500 (Users) User token_guard
Action: changed own username from "TokenGuard" to "token_guard"
2019-09-29 07:53 -0500 alynpost Comment by alynpost on Developer of Checkm8 explains why iDevice jailbreak exploit is a game changer
Action: used Sysop hat
2019-09-29 07:50 -0500 alynpost Story: Developer of Checkm8 explains why iDevice jailbreak exploit is a game changer
Action: merged into ntmalf (Open-source jailbreaking tool for many iOS devices (all iPhones up to the iPhone 8 and X))
Reason: Merge author interview in to primary source. h/t calvin.
2019-09-29 07:38 -0500 alynpost Story: Famous computer public figure suffers the consequences for asshole-ish behavior
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not computing focused.
2019-09-28 21:20 -0500 alynpost Story: Interim housing
Action: deleted story
Reason: Article is not computing focused.
2019-09-28 19:37 -0500 alynpost Story: The Ocean Cleanup
Action: deleted story
Reason: Website is about plastic reclamation, and is not computing focused.
2019-09-28 10:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Old CSS, new CSS
Action: deleted story
Reason: Comments worked out that this was a draft post and it's been removed.
2019-09-28 10:03 -0500 (Users) Story: Disable "flat-volume" for PulseAudio
Action: changed tags from "linux audio" to "linux"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions