Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2019-02-20 09:16 -0600 pushcx Story: A Response To "Generics Not Ready For Go"
Action: merged into zqiafw (Generics arent ready for Go)
Reason: Merging response into main story.
2019-02-20 07:15 -0600 pushcx Story: Organising Tech with Wendy Liu & Jason Prado
Action: changed title from "General Intellect Unit Episode 030 - Organising Tech, with Wendy Liu & Jason Prado" to "Organising Tech with Wendy Liu & Jason Prado", changed tags from "culture" to "culture audio"
Reason: Tagging audio, removing podcast name from title.
2019-02-20 00:40 -0600 (Users) User bono
Action: changed own username from "jbono" to "bono"
2019-02-20 00:40 -0600 (Users) User bono
Action: changed own username from "juanbono" to "jbono"
2019-02-19 22:44 -0600 (Users) Story: Overwatch randomized trial on gender
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "culture games"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-19 19:54 -0600 (Users) Story: Writing type parametric functions in Go (2013)
Action: changed title from "Writing type parametric functions in Go" to "Writing type parametric functions in Go (2013)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-19 18:07 -0600 (Users) Story: Moonrim II: The “Liftless” Ergonomic Keyboard
Action: changed tags from "hardware" to "hardware show"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-19 17:27 -0600 pushcx Comment by davidk01 on Generics arent ready for Go
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing off-topic troll. Please don't pour gas on a fire.
2019-02-19 17:26 -0600 pushcx Comment by WilhelmVonWeiner on Generics arent ready for Go
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing this subthread. Let mods mod.
2019-02-19 17:26 -0600 pushcx Comment by milesrout on Generics arent ready for Go
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing this subthread. Let mods mod.
2019-02-19 17:26 -0600 pushcx Comment by inactive-user on Generics arent ready for Go
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing this subthread. Let mods mod.
2019-02-19 17:26 -0600 pushcx Comment by milesrout on Generics arent ready for Go
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't tell people to leave the site. Removing this subthead.
2019-02-19 16:07 -0600 pushcx Comment by tubbo on Overwatch randomized trial on gender
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Don't insult and mock people.
2019-02-19 00:51 -0600 (Users) Story: Figuring out a gen_tcp:recv limitation
Action: changed tags from "erlang" to "erlang networking"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-18 17:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Formal Methods Meetup (SF / Bay Area)
Action: changed tags from "ask formalmethods" to "ask formalmethods event"
Reason: Tagging `event`.
2019-02-17 14:39 -0600 (Users) User oldacc
Action: changed own username from "felselva" to "oldacc"
2019-02-17 14:25 -0600 (Users) User oldacc
Action: changed own username from "filip" to "felselva"
2019-02-17 14:24 -0600 (Users) User oldacc
Action: changed own username from "felselva" to "filip"
2019-02-16 21:24 -0600 pushcx Story: How hard is it to understand a URL? - uXSS CVE-2018-6128
Action: changed title from "[Universal XSS Bug Explained] HOW FRCKN' HARD IS IT TO UNDERSTAND A URL?! - uXSS CVE-2018-6128" to "How hard is it to understand a URL? - uXSS CVE-2018-6128", changed tags from "video security web" to "video security web rant"
Reason: Toning down headline; tagging rant.
2019-02-15 16:55 -0600 pushcx Story: Un-untitled
Action: changed description from "Somebody screwing around with a model equivalent to OpenAI's recent held-back work.\r\n\r\n> Between this, Texas, the ACLU, and the child abuse one, I feel like the sort of stuff this thing spits out could readily constitute its own genre of fiction characterized by an exploration of hypothetical societies in which everything is consistently institutionally horrifying for no discernible reason but there are concerned citizens who are all very civil about debating that some things should be made some other type of horrifying and other concerned citizens who feel it’s more sensible to stick to the tried and true types of horrifying already presumably codified in laws that no one is really sure about the purpose, dynamics, implementation, or even existence of." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Somebody screwing around with a model equivalent to OpenAI’s recent held-back work.</p>\n<blockquote>\n<p>Between this, Texas, the ACLU, and the child abuse one, I feel like the sort of stuff this thing spits out could readily constitute its own genre of fiction characterized by an exploration of hypothetical societies in which everything is consistently institutionally horrifying for no discernible reason but there are concerned citizens who are all very civil about debating that some things should be made some other type of horrifying and other concerned citizens who feel it’s more sensible to stick to the tried and true types of horrifying already presumably codified in laws that no one is really sure about the purpose, dynamics, implementation, or even existence of.</p>\n</blockquote>\n" to ""
Reason: Story description is not for summarizing the post.
2019-02-15 09:13 -0600 pushcx Story: The Secret History of Women in Coding
Action: changed tags from "programming culture historical" to "culture historical"
Reason: Tagging `historical`.
2019-02-15 06:03 -0600 (Users) User fernplus
Action: changed own username from "FernPlus" to "fernplus"
2019-02-14 16:44 -0600 (Users) User JonLuca
Action: changed own username from "jonluca" to "JonLuca"
2019-02-14 12:58 -0600 pushcx Story: Introducing draft pull requests
Action: changed tags from "programming release" to "release"
Reason: Fixing tags.
2019-02-14 00:32 -0600 (Users) Story: The Bipolar Lisp Programmer (2007)
Action: changed title from "The Bipolar Lisp Programmer" to "The Bipolar Lisp Programmer (2007)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-14 00:26 -0600 (Users) Story: mu 1.0 released (2018)
Action: changed title from "mu 1.0 released" to "mu 1.0 released (2018)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-13 06:19 -0600 pushcx Story: Kara Swisher interview of Jack Dorsey
Action: deleted story
Reason: Nice to see a readable Twitter thread, but a business interview isn't about computing if it happens to be of a tech company.
2019-02-13 00:02 -0600 (Users) User maxwell
Action: changed own username from "computmaxer" to "maxwell"
2019-02-12 03:54 -0600 (Users) User andrediasesp
Action: changed own username from "diaz_1904" to "andrediasesp"
2019-02-11 22:31 -0600 pushcx Story: A note about Backpack
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news.
2019-02-11 15:44 -0600 pushcx Story: What's next for SemVer
Action: changed title from "What's next for SemVer • Steve Klabnik" to "What's next for SemVer"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2019-02-11 12:24 -0600 (Users) User cak
Action: changed own username from "TypeError" to "cak"
2019-02-11 01:38 -0600 (Users) Story: Protect the Open Web: Use Semantic HTML
Action: changed title from "Protect the Open Web: Use Semantic HTML - Jacky Alcine" to "Protect the Open Web: Use Semantic HTML"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-10 11:48 -0600 (Users) User jcstryker
Action: changed own username from "pricklypear" to "jcstryker"
2019-02-10 04:45 -0600 (Users) User ohm-r
Action: changed own username from "omneity" to "ohm-r"
2019-02-09 09:31 -0600 pushcx Story: How Bezo's photos might've been exposed
Action: changed title from "How Bezo's dick pics might've been exposed" to "How Bezo's photos might've been exposed"
Reason: Toning down clickbait - there's a security story worth talking about, but yeesh.
2019-02-09 05:46 -0600 (Users) Story: Salary Negotiation: Make More Money, Be More Valued
Action: changed title from "Salary Negotiation: Make More Money, Be More Valued | Kalzumeus Software" to "Salary Negotiation: Make More Money, Be More Valued"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2019-02-08 15:06 -0600 pushcx Story: Reflecting on My Failure to Build a Billion-Dollar Company
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business retrospective.
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.