Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2017-12-17 17:30 -0600 (Users) Story: Metal Gear Solid V - Graphics Study
Action: changed tags from "games" to "games graphics"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-15 13:46 -0600 pushcx Story: Inspired by film
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing as off-topic - I don't see any connection to tech or regular site topics.
2017-12-15 08:01 -0600 (Users) Story: Anatomy of a Haskell-based Application, Revisited
Action: changed title from "Anatomy of a Haskell-based Application, Revisited :: Capital Match Tech Blog" to "Anatomy of a Haskell-based Application, Revisited"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-14 14:33 -0600 pushcx Story: Goodbye, net neutrality
Action: merged into zprhvk (The FCC just killed net neutrality)
Reason: Merging into earlier submission of today's events.
2017-12-13 23:10 -0600 (Users) Story: Confessions of a Recovering Jerk Programmer
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming culture"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-13 01:11 -0600 (Users) Story: Homebrew 1.4.0 Released
Action: changed tags from "mac programming" to "mac release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-12 15:05 -0600 (Users) Story: Say Farewell to Putty as Microsoft adds an OpenSSH Client to Windows 10
Action: changed tags from "security windows" to "windows release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-12 10:46 -0600 pushcx Story: Typosquatting with Adam Baldwin
Action: changed title from "The Manifest episode 9: Typosquatting with Adam Baldwin" to "Typosquatting with Adam Baldwin"
Reason: Please remove series/blog names from titles.
2017-12-10 14:31 -0600 pushcx Story: Detecting HTTPS Interception
Action: changed title from "Detecting HTTPS Interception - Caddy" to "Detecting HTTPS Interception"
Reason: Story titles should not include site/blog names.
2017-12-10 07:20 -0600 pushcx Story: Decentralized Web Primer ·
Action: merged into 2fwsuu (Decentralized Web Primer)
Reason: Merging dupe.
2017-12-09 22:20 -0600 kyle Story: Clojure 1.9
Action: changed tags from "release" to "release clojure"
Reason: Changed from user suggestions.
2017-12-09 20:49 -0600 pushcx Story: Re: Include hostname in shell prompts by default
Action: changed tags from "person openbsd practices" to "openbsd rant"
Reason: Tweaking the tags: not really abouta person, but definitely a rant.
2017-12-09 12:55 -0600 pushcx Story: Why is Scheme not a Lisp? (2002)
Action: changed title from "Why is Scheme not a Lisp?" to "Why is Scheme not a Lisp? (2002)"
Reason: Adding year.
2017-12-09 06:49 -0600 (Users) Story: Clojure 1.9
Action: changed tags from "lisp programming" to "release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-09 05:40 -0600 (Users) Story: How I Snatched 153,037 ETH After A Bad Tinder Date
Action: changed tags from "security satire crypto" to "security satire crypto cryptocurrencies"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-08 11:21 -0600 pushcx Story: Invest in mining bitcoin instead of getting loans and go to college. Worth it? Your thoughts.
Action: changed tags from "practices ask crypto" to "ask cryptocurrencies"
Reason: Tagging `cryptocurrencies`, not `crypto`
2017-12-08 11:19 -0600 (Users) Story: Parity Wallet security alert
Action: changed tags from "crypto" to "cryptocurrencies"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-08 11:18 -0600 (Users) Story: Everything you wanted to know about bitcoin but were afraid to ask
Action: changed tags from "finance crypto" to "cryptocurrencies"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-08 11:15 -0600 (Users) Story: The Great Bitcoin Bull Market Of 2017
Action: changed tags from "crypto" to "cryptocurrencies"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-08 11:01 -0600 pushcx Story: Invest in mining bitcoin instead of getting loans and go to college. Worth it? Your thoughts.
Action: changed tags from "practices crypto" to "practices crypto ask"
Reason: Tagging this question to the community with `ask`.
2017-12-07 15:55 -0600 pushcx Story: Net Neutrality Is a Freedom of Speech Issue.
Action: changed title from "Net Neutrality Is a Freedom of Speech Issue. Period." to "Net Neutrality Is a Freedom of Speech Issue."
Reason: Matching source title
2017-12-07 09:23 -0600 pushcx Story: Stateful Contracts for Affine Types (2010)
Action: changed tags from "compsci programming plt" to "compsci programming plt pdf"
Reason: While this isn't a direct link to a pdf, all the content is, so I'm adding the 'pdf' tag.
2017-12-06 17:35 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Bringing Back the Lobste.rs BBS
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-12-06 15:32 -0600 (Users) Story: Researchers develop 3-D printed modifiable radio backscatter tags
Action: changed title from "3-D printed objects connect to WiFi without electronics" to "Researchers develop 3-D printed modifiable radio backscatter tags"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-12-06 09:28 -0600 pushcx Story: Understand JavaScript's this Keyword in Depth
Action: changed title from "[Free Video Course] Understand JavaScript's this Keyword in Depth" to "Understand JavaScript's this Keyword in Depth", changed tags from "javascript" to "javascript video"
Reason: Adding `video` tag, removing note that's not part of the title.
2017-12-05 18:18 -0600 pushcx Story: C++17 Released
Action: changed description from "Ph'nglui mglw'nafh typename Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn. Gotha bug ftaghu, Cthulhu nnnchtenff ph'llll Nyarlathotep Azathoth Hastur hupadgh kn'a lw'nafh, r'luhor 'ai shugg Tsathoggua syha'h gotha y'hah. Epyar nullptr fm'latghoth nnnep hupadgh athg template li'hee Azathoth llll nglui h'tharanak, chtenff Yoggoth hafh'drn Dagon li'hee ph'n'ghft cshtunggli sgn'wahl, nachtenff tharanak fhtagn chtenff ya namespace Chaugnar Faugn declspec k'yarnak cep. Hafh'drn chtenffagl nnnnilgh'ri sll'ha shaggor Cthulhu throd li'hee h''ai, ph'ch' y-R'lyeh hlirgh weak_ptr y-Hastur ya shugg chtenff, lw'nafh naflshagg f'gotha ep 'ai athgyar Chaugnar Faugn. Orr'e R'lyeh Chaugnar Faugn hai Chaugnar Faugn define phlegeth nog stell'bsna hrii vulgtm chafh'drn h'phlegeth, shtunggli kn'a cron ngathg athg h'sgn'wahl llll n'gha sll'ha uln, h'ah throd uh'e unordered_map tharanak uln r'luh Cthulhu fhtagn uh'enyth ph'fhtagn __has_include." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Ph’nglui mglw’nafh typename Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn. Gotha bug ftaghu, Cthulhu nnnchtenff ph’llll Nyarlathotep Azathoth Hastur hupadgh kn’a lw’nafh, r’luhor ‘ai shugg Tsathoggua syha’h gotha y’hah. Epyar nullptr fm’latghoth nnnep hupadgh athg template li’hee Azathoth llll nglui h’tharanak, chtenff Yoggoth hafh’drn Dagon li’hee ph’n’ghft cshtunggli sgn’wahl, nachtenff tharanak fhtagn chtenff ya namespace Chaugnar Faugn declspec k’yarnak cep. Hafh’drn chtenffagl nnnnilgh’ri sll’ha shaggor Cthulhu throd li’hee h’‘ai, ph’ch’ y-R’lyeh hlirgh weak_ptr y-Hastur ya shugg chtenff, lw’nafh naflshagg f’gotha ep ‘ai athgyar Chaugnar Faugn. Orr’e R’lyeh Chaugnar Faugn hai Chaugnar Faugn define phlegeth nog stell’bsna hrii vulgtm chafh’drn h’phlegeth, shtunggli kn’a cron ngathg athg h’sgn’wahl llll n’gha sll’ha uln, h’ah throd uh’e unordered_map tharanak uln r’luh Cthulhu fhtagn uh’enyth ph’fhtagn __has_include.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please editorialize in comments, not story text. Also, do not call up any that you can not put down.
2017-12-04 09:05 -0600 pushcx Story: 'Snoopers' charter' changes put forward
Action: undeleted story
Reason: Merging into resubmission.
2017-12-04 09:04 -0600 pushcx Story: 'Snoopers' charter' changes put forward
Action: changed description from "\r\n - So first they started illegally surveilling everyone (even though they \"couldn't\", because they didn't have \"surveillance powers\"™!)\r\n - Then they passed some laws that \"let\" them surveil everyone (which made surveillance alright!)\r\n\r\n> In December 2016, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that some aspects of the legislation were incompatible with EU law.\r\n\r\nSide-note: _\"Gosh, the EU sure is a wonderful institution, and prevents its (surveillance happy) members from becoming police states! Brexit was a terrible mistake, for which you (peasants) will pay dearly! Luckily, swift and decisive actions by Spain's government helped Catalonians avert a similar disaster recently, when they accidentally voted the wrong way!\"_\r\n\r\n> the government accepted the IPA was inconsistent with EU law because: law enforcement did not need to seek independent permission to access communications data\r\n\r\nNow they _might_ be passing new legislation that would curtail their surveillance activities (because this time they'd care about what their own laws say)\r\n\r\n> that offences carrying a potential prison sentence of six months or more should be considered \"serious crimes\" for which communications data can be collected\r\n\r\nWhat's a \"serious crime\" though? I bet any thought-criminal would qualify for at least a six-month prison sentence! Terrorists!!\r\n\r\n> that communications data will no longer be collected for the purpose of public health, collecting taxes or regulating financial markets\r\n\r\nOh good heavens no, they would never use their surveillance data to catch naughty naughty tax evaders, but cash is a \"barbarous relic\" that should be abolished (_certainly not_ so that the government can see every single transaction you make!)\r\n\r\n> \"Nevertheless, the government has disregarded many key elements of the judgment. It isn't going to reduce the amount of data retained.\"\r\n\r\nBut they make it clear they're not actually going to do any less surveillance anyway. Haha!\r\n\r\nAll in all, you should always believe anything your government tells you. For example, the NSA would never spy on 'Mmuricans. \r\n\r\nThey only spy on the filthy _outsider_ scum outside of 'Murica's hallowed borders. -You know, \"The Enemy\" - the vague mass of Otherness it's your patriotic duty to slaughter whenever the need arises." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<ul>\n<li>So first they started illegally surveilling everyone (even though they “couldn’t”, because they didn’t have “surveillance powers”™!)</li>\n<li>Then they passed some laws that “let” them surveil everyone (which made surveillance alright!)</li>\n</ul>\n<blockquote>\n<p>In December 2016, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that some aspects of the legislation were incompatible with EU law.</p>\n</blockquote>\n<p>Side-note: <em>“Gosh, the EU sure is a wonderful institution, and prevents its (surveillance happy) members from becoming police states! Brexit was a terrible mistake, for which you (peasants) will pay dearly! Luckily, swift and decisive actions by Spain’s government helped Catalonians avert a similar disaster recently, when they accidentally voted the wrong way!”</em></p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>the government accepted the IPA was inconsistent with EU law because: law enforcement did not need to seek independent permission to access communications data</p>\n</blockquote>\n<p>Now they <em>might</em> be passing new legislation that would curtail their surveillance activities (because this time they’d care about what their own laws say)</p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>that offences carrying a potential prison sentence of six months or more should be considered “serious crimes” for which communications data can be collected</p>\n</blockquote>\n<p>What’s a “serious crime” though? I bet any thought-criminal would qualify for at least a six-month prison sentence! Terrorists!!</p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>that communications data will no longer be collected for the purpose of public health, collecting taxes or regulating financial markets</p>\n</blockquote>\n<p>Oh good heavens no, they would never use their surveillance data to catch naughty naughty tax evaders, but cash is a “barbarous relic” that should be abolished (<em>certainly not</em> so that the government can see every single transaction you make!)</p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>“Nevertheless, the government has disregarded many key elements of the judgment. It isn’t going to reduce the amount of data retained.”</p>\n</blockquote>\n<p>But they make it clear they’re not actually going to do any less surveillance anyway. Haha!</p>\n<p>All in all, you should always believe anything your government tells you. For example, the NSA would never spy on ’Mmuricans.</p>\n<p>They only spy on the filthy <em>outsider</em> scum outside of ‘Murica’s hallowed borders. -You know, “The Enemy” - the vague mass of Otherness it’s your patriotic duty to slaughter whenever the need arises.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please put your thoughts in a comment rather than the story body itself.
2017-12-01 15:04 -0600 pushcx Story: Understanding AWS stolen CPU and how it affects your apps
Action: deleted story
Reason: Seems to be a mis-pasted link, goes to a company homepage rather than any article.
2017-11-30 22:03 -0600 pushcx Story: Restoring and enhancing images using deep convolutional networks
Action: changed url from "https://dmitryulyanov.github.io/dee" to "https://dmitryulyanov.github.io/deep_image_prior.html"
Reason: Fixed link. Thanks, binarymax.
2017-11-30 13:49 -0600 (Users) Story: Two new services available for you: Lufi and Searx
Action: changed title from "Two news services available for you: Lufi and Searx" to "Two new services available for you: Lufi and Searx"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-30 06:46 -0600 pushcx Comment by etc on Compile Idris to Vimscript, like you always wanted
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Double post.
2017-11-29 13:46 -0600 pushcx Story: How Programmers Get Disqualified from Doing Everything Else
Action: changed title from "How Programmers Get Disgualified from Doing Everything Else" to "How Programmers Get Disqualified from Doing Everything Else"
Reason: Typo fix.
2017-11-29 12:39 -0600 pushcx Story: Man's pest friend: what is a dog?
Action: deleted story
Reason: The history of dogs is not on-topic for Lobsters. (And I clicked 'Save' instead of 'Delete' on the first try.)
2017-11-29 12:27 -0600 pushcx Story: Man's pest friend: what is a dog?
Action: changed tags from "philosophy" to "book historical"
Reason: The history of dogs is not on-topic for Lobsters.
2017-11-29 11:42 -0600 kyle Story: Exploring the BBC micro:bit Software Stack
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming education"
Reason: Changed from user suggestions.
2017-11-29 11:12 -0600 pushcx Story: Object models / fuzzy notepad
Action: changed description from "I've been a big functional first statically typed language fan for a few years now, but this article has kind of rekindled my interest in some of the dynamic languages I started with a long time ago." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I’ve been a big functional first statically typed language fan for a few years now, but this article has kind of rekindled my interest in some of the dynamic languages I started with a long time ago.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Great article, but please post your opinion in the comments rather than the story text. :)
2017-11-29 10:27 -0600 pushcx Story: Contra Robinson on free food
Action: deleted story
Reason: A totally non-technical political essay is off-topic for Lobsters.
2017-11-28 17:29 -0600 pushcx Story: How to write a very simple JIT compiler
Action: changed url from "https://github.com/spencertipping/jit" to "https://github.com/spencertipping/jit-tutorial"
Reason: Fixed link. Thanks, ngrilly.
2017-11-28 07:39 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Crustaceans of Mastodon, where are you?
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-25 20:14 -0600 pushcx Story: The cloud native application
Action: changed url from "https://www.oreilly.com/learning/the-cloud-native-application" to "https://reader.paperc.com/books/Cloud-Native-Java/857864/part-idm140126760070672"
Reason: This link requires a comprehensive adblocker or a registered on the account to read more than the first hundred or two hundred words. Fortunately, it's available elsewhere, so I've replaced the link rather than remove this.
2017-11-25 08:19 -0600 pushcx Story: The Friendlysock Experiment, Subjective Results
Action: changed tags from "culture" to "culture person"
2017-11-24 18:21 -0600 Irene Comment by Irene on I just don’t want to be a software developer anymore
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-24 12:03 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on I just don’t want to be a software developer anymore
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-24 10:58 -0600 pushcx Story: The first Unix port (1998)
Action: changed title from "The first Unix port - Richard Miller" to "The first Unix port (1998)"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles, and include the year if it's not current.
2017-11-24 10:54 -0600 pushcx Comment by law on some Russian hospitals use an add-on for printing that no longer works in Firefox 57
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing an off-topic subthread that sank into personal attacks. You can let people be wrong without explaining to them all the ways they're an idiot for it.
2017-11-24 10:54 -0600 pushcx Comment by stefantalpalaru on some Russian hospitals use an add-on for printing that no longer works in Firefox 57
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing an off-topic subthread that sank into personal attacks. You can let people be wrong without explaining to them all the ways they're an idiot for it.
2017-11-24 10:54 -0600 pushcx Comment by law on some Russian hospitals use an add-on for printing that no longer works in Firefox 57
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing an off-topic subthread that sank into personal attacks. You can let people be wrong without explaining to them all the ways they're an idiot for it.
2017-11-24 10:47 -0600 pushcx Comment by pushcx on I just don’t want to be a software developer anymore
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-24 10:39 -0600 pushcx User freddyb
Action: Granted hat "Mozilla Security" (https://mozillians.org/en-US/u/freddyb/)