Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
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/)
2017-11-24 10:39 -0600 pushcx User jelly
Action: Granted hat "Arch Linux Developer" (https://www.archlinux.org/people/developers/#jelle)
2017-11-24 07:13 -0600 pushcx Story: Using a logbook to improve your programming
Action: changed tags from "programming performance" to "practices"
Reason: Updating tags, this is about a practice in programming rather than code performance.
2017-11-23 18:33 -0600 (Users) Story: Go Defer Simplified with Practical Visuals
Action: changed tags from "go programming ai" to "go programming"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-22 23:46 -0600 (Users) Story: Is my NODE_ENV correct?
Action: changed tags from "javascript browsers web nodejs" to "javascript nodejs"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-22 11:57 -0600 (Users) Story: Google collects Android users' locations even when location services are disabled
Action: changed tags from "security android" to "security android privacy"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-22 07:46 -0600 pushcx Story: Managing software development effort
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "practices"
Reason: Tagging `practices` for the management; `programming` is the catch-all for code stories that don't have a language/topic tag.
2017-11-21 16:11 -0600 pushcx Story: PureScript: Tomorrow's JavaScript Today
Action: changed title from "Øredev 2017 - PureScript: Tomorrow's JavaScript Today" to "PureScript: Tomorrow's JavaScript Today"
Reason: Please remove event/blog names from titles.
2017-11-20 11:41 -0600 pushcx Story: Why Linus is right (as usual)
Action: merged into mij1sz (Some 'security people are f*cking morons' says Linus Torvalds)
Reason: Merging into same story.
2017-11-19 08:27 -0600 pushcx Story: Crustaceans, how is your work/life balance?
Action: changed tags from "meta ask" to "ask practices"
Reason: Swapping the `meta` tag for `practices` as this is not about Lobsters itself. Hopefully no one is spending more than 40 hours/week here on Lobsters.
2017-11-19 07:52 -0600 pushcx Story: Perceptual Ad Highlighter
Action: merged into ndq0uv (The Future of Ad Blocking: An Analytical Framework and New Techniques)
Reason: It's great to have a link to the project with the article and I'm merging them together for visibility. The usual practice is to add the extra links to the story description text. Thanks!
2017-11-18 17:07 -0600 pushcx User bisade
Action: Disabled invitations
Reason: One account per user, please.
2017-11-18 17:07 -0600 pushcx User lordsnipx
Action: Banned
Reason: One account per user, please.
2017-11-18 17:07 -0600 pushcx User bowlofsoup000
Action: Banned
Reason: One account per user, please.
2017-11-18 01:42 -0600 (Users) Story: 2018's Software Engineering Talent Shortage— It’s quality, not just quantity
Action: changed tags from "compsci" to "practices"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-17 13:01 -0600 pushcx Comment by dsschnau on The Complete Moral Bankruptcy of Manipulating Human Psychology To Turn Users Into Addicts
Action: deleted comment
Reason: There's a lot worth saying using this article and its target, but sniping at one example, even the most infamous, isn't an appropriate way to start that conversation.
2017-11-16 17:20 -0600 Irene Story: Magic: the Gathering is Turing Complete (2012)
Action: changed title from "Magic: the Gathering is Turing Complete" to "Magic: the Gathering is Turing Complete (2012)"
Reason: Add the year to the title to clarify that this is old news.
2017-11-16 12:38 -0600 (Users) Story: Kodi Addon Developers Quit Following Threats From MPA, Netflix, Amazon
Action: changed title from "Kodi Developers Quit Following Threats From MPA, Netflix, Amazon" to "Kodi Addon Developers Quit Following Threats From MPA, Netflix, Amazon"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-16 09:54 -0600 (Users) Story: The Tao Of Backup
Action: changed tags from "practices" to "practices historical"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-15 11:44 -0600 (Users) Story: The best laptop ever made
Action: changed tags from "hardware" to "hardware mac"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-15 10:00 -0600 pushcx Story: How Spending Too Much Time on Debugging Will Get You in Trouble
Action: deleted story
Reason: This content marketing for Takipi/OverOps has even less content than your last, heavily downvoted "article". Either take a big step up in quality or stop posting.
2017-11-14 22:30 -0600 (Users) Story: Eben Moglen is no longer a friend of the free software community
Action: changed tags from "law" to "law person"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-13 15:31 -0600 (Users) Story: Behold, mortal, the origins of robotfindskitten...
Action: changed tags from "games" to "games historical"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-11 04:44 -0600 kyle User szczys
Action: Granted hat "Hackaday Editor" (https://hackaday.com/about/)
2017-11-10 16:49 -0600 kyle Story: Dunning-Kruger and other bogus memes [2015]
Action: changed title from "Dunning-Kruger and other bogus memes" to "Dunning-Kruger and other bogus memes [2015]"
Reason: Reflect the year the article was published.
2017-11-09 17:20 -0600 pushcx Comment by itistoday on Something is wrong on the internet
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Please don't just insult other users.
2017-11-09 11:15 -0600 pushcx Story: Top 7 eCommerce Trends 2018
Action: deleted story
Reason: This is not on-topic for Lobsters.
2017-11-08 16:35 -0600 Irene Comment by Irene on Firefox Quantum
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-08 10:49 -0600 (Users) Story: You will not understand this [on leaving social networking]
Action: changed tags from "web" to "web culture"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-07 22:38 -0600 (Users) Story: G.E.R.T : Golang Embedded Run-Time
Action: changed title from "Go on Plan 9. No OS required." to "G.E.R.T : Golang Embedded Run-Time"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2017-11-07 20:54 -0600 kyle Story: Almost everything on computers is perceptually slower than it was in 1983
Action: changed tags from "performance" to "performance rant"
Reason: Changed from user suggestions.
2017-11-07 11:05 -0600 pushcx Story: Towards High-Tech Feudalism
Action: changed title from "Towards High-Tech Feudalism - Evgeny Morozov" to "Towards High-Tech Feudalism"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2017-11-07 11:05 -0600 pushcx Story: An Open Letter to Intel
Action: changed title from "An Open Letter to Intel - Andrew S. Tanenbaum" to "An Open Letter to Intel"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2017-11-06 21:52 -0600 kyle Story: Hologram Nova: A Cellular Modem For IoT Development On Single-Board Computers
Action: changed tags from "python mobile" to "python mobile hardware"
Reason: Changed from user suggestions.
2017-11-06 08:06 -0600 pushcx Story: Daphne Caruana Galizia's Murder and the Security of WhatsApp
Action: changed title from "Daphne Caruana Galizia's Murder and the Security of WhatsApp - Schneier on Security" to "Daphne Caruana Galizia's Murder and the Security of WhatsApp", changed tags from "security" to "security mobile"
Reason: Please do not include blog names in story titles. (Also added `mobile` as this is about a phone.)
2017-11-06 03:34 -0600 kyle User st3fan
Action: Granted hat "Mozilla Developer" (sarentz@mozilla.com)
2017-11-05 07:57 -0600 pushcx Comment by skade on You Shouldn’t Use Faker (or other test randomization libraries)
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing double-post.
2017-11-05 06:53 -0600 pushcx Story: Reconstructing ROCA
Action: changed title from "cr.yp.to: 2017.11.05: Reconstructing ROCA" to "Reconstructing ROCA"
Reason: Story titles should not include site/blog names.
2017-11-04 21:39 -0500 pushcx Story: Web Scraping Tips And Tricks
Action: changed title from "Web Scraping Tips No One Tells You" to "Web Scraping Tips And Tricks"
Reason: Matching the original, less clickbaity title.
2017-11-04 21:36 -0500 pushcx Story: Learn TLA
Action: changed tags from "testing plt" to "testing formalmethods"
Reason: This is more about using this formal tool than its design, so I'm swapping `plt` for `formalmethods`.
2017-11-03 11:59 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on General Intellect Unit: Podcast of the Cybernetic Marxists
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-11-02 18:31 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on Respect
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-10-31 21:07 -0500 pushcx Story: The method to epoll's madness
Action: changed tags from "linux unix networking programming" to "linux networking"
Reason: Thanks for submitting your article! The `programming` tag is for when nothing else really applies, and this is Linux-specific so `unix` doesn't apply, so this story is good with `linux` and `networking`.
2017-10-31 15:41 -0500 pushcx Story: StreamData: Property-based testing comes to Elixir
Action: changed url from "https://elixir-lang.org/blog/2017/10/31/stream-data-property-testing-comes-to-elixir/" to "https://elixir-lang.org/blog/2017/10/31/stream-data-property-based-testing-and-data-generation-for-elixir/"
Reason: Source changed their url.
2017-10-31 10:58 -0500 pushcx Story: Advanced List Incomprehensions
Action: changed title from "Advanced List Incomprehensions – Erlang Battleground" to "Advanced List Incomprehensions"
Reason: Story titles should not include site/blog names.
2017-10-31 10:18 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Tag suggestion: plt (or prog language theory)
Action: used Sysop hat
2017-10-31 10:17 -0500 pushcx Comment by mpcsh on What Motivates Me as a Programmer
Action: deleted comment
Reason: If you don't like a post or source, say why, don't just post vulgar insults.