Moderation Log

Date/Time Moderator Story/Comment/User, Action, Reason
2018-07-18 14:10 -0500 (Users) Story: EU fines Google €4.3B for using Android to strengthen dominance of Google search engine
Action: changed tags from "android" to "android law"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-18 08:46 -0500 pushcx User ceh
Action: Granted hat "Go Contributor" (https://golang.org/AUTHORS)
2018-07-18 06:59 -0500 pushcx Story: Simula: a personal journey (2017)
Action: changed title from "James Gosling - Simula: a personal journey (2017)" to "Simula: a personal journey (2017)"
Reason: Please don't include speaker names in story titles.
2018-07-17 14:48 -0500 pushcx Story: Register allocation using graph coloring
Action: changed title from "Dennis Yurichev: Register allocation using graph coloring" to "Register allocation using graph coloring"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2018-07-17 14:45 -0500 pushcx Story: Are SKS keyservers safe? Do we need them?
Action: changed title from "Are SKS keyservers safe? Do we need them? – yakamo k" to "Are SKS keyservers safe? Do we need them?"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2018-07-17 07:59 -0500 pushcx Story: A New Golden Age for Computer Architecture (2017)
Action: changed title from "A New Golden Age for Computer Architecture (2017 Turing Award Lecture)" to "A New Golden Age for Computer Architecture (2017)"
Reason: Please don't include event names in talk titles.
2018-07-17 03:56 -0500 (Users) Story: Lennart Poettering explains why "binary logs" isn't a big problem in systemd (2014)
Action: changed title from "Lennart Poettering explains why \"binary logs\" isn't a big problem in systemd" to "Lennart Poettering explains why \"binary logs\" isn't a big problem in systemd (2014)"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-17 01:59 -0500 (Users) Story: Ask: Do you use generative testing? How would you improve your use of it?
Action: changed tags from "testing formalmethods" to "testing formalmethods ask"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-14 14:21 -0500 pushcx Story: The everything-is-a-file principle (2002)
Action: changed title from "The everything-is-a-file principle (Linus Torvalds) (2002)" to "The everything-is-a-file principle (2002)"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2018-07-13 11:35 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Are PGP Key-servers Breaking the Law under the GDPR?
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-07-12 12:43 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Transfer of power
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-07-11 10:44 -0500 pushcx Story: Reusing UI Components Simplified with Bit+NPM
Action: changed title from "Reusing UI Components Simplified with Bit+NPM (Hackernoon)" to "Reusing UI Components Simplified with Bit+NPM"
Reason: Please don't include site titles in story titles.
2018-07-11 07:12 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on djbsort: a new software library for sorting arrays of signed 32 bit integers
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-07-10 18:00 -0500 (Users) Story: Interfacing to C++ - D Programming Language
Action: changed tags from "compilers c++" to "compilers c++ d"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-09 08:49 -0500 pushcx Story: Currents: A quarterly report on developer trends in the cloud
Action: changed tags from "devops practices job culture" to "devops practices culture"
Reason: This is not a job opportunity.
2018-07-07 15:22 -0500 pushcx Story: Compressing the Library of Babel
Action: changed title from "!!Con 2018: Compressing the Library of Babel! by David Turner" to "Compressing the Library of Babel"
Reason: Please don't include event and speaker names in titles.
2018-07-07 08:33 -0500 pushcx Story: Open Offices Make You Less Open
Action: merged into mzxa9b (The impact of the ‘open’ workspace on human collaboration)
Reason: Merging into the primary source.
2018-07-06 22:52 -0500 (Users) Story: Waterfox 56.2.0 Released
Action: changed tags from "browsers" to "browsers release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-06 09:47 -0500 pushcx Story: Single-dose testosterone administration increases men’s preference for status goods
Action: deleted story
Reason: This has nothing to do with computing
2018-07-05 17:53 -0500 pushcx Story: How did the J9 in OpenJ9 get its name?
Action: changed title from "How did the J9 in OpenJ9 get its name? – Ronald Servant" to "How did the J9 in OpenJ9 get its name?"
Reason: Please don't include authors in story titles.
2018-07-05 15:26 -0500 pushcx Story: Visual Studio Code June 2018 (1.25) update released
Action: changed tags from "programming" to "programming release"
2018-07-05 11:47 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on Armok Web Services: play Dwarf Fortress with others in your browser
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-07-04 21:32 -0500 pushcx Story: Intel and the Danger of Integration
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business news analysis.
2018-07-04 13:52 -0500 pushcx Story: Coordinated raids of German Tor supporters "Zwiebelfreunde"
Action: merged into w6d7t0 (Police searches homes of "Zwiebelfreunde" board members as well as "OpenLab" in Augsburg)
Reason: Merging breaking news.
2018-07-04 07:22 -0500 pushcx Story: How We Made Joins 23 Thousand Times Faster, Part Two
Action: changed title from "Lab Notes: How We Made Joins 23 Thousand Times Faster, Part Two" to "How We Made Joins 23 Thousand Times Faster, Part Two"
Reason: Please don't uncle blog/series name in story titles.
2018-07-04 06:59 -0500 pushcx Story: Cory Doctorow: Zuck’s Empire of Oily Rags
Action: deleted story
Reason: Removing business/politics story that's not about computing.
2018-07-03 15:54 -0500 pushcx Story: We’ve tracked all of Elon Musk’s tweets since 2015. It’s never been like this.
Action: deleted story
Reason: This is business gossip that has nothing to do with computing.
2018-07-03 09:21 -0500 pushcx Story: New version of Plastic SCM
Action: changed tags from "vcs" to "vcs release"
Reason: Adding `release` tag for the upate. Thanks!
2018-07-03 07:27 -0500 pushcx Story: AT&T promised lower prices after Time Warner merger—it’s raising them instead
Action: changed description from "Is anybody surprised at all?" to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Is anybody surprised at all?</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Removing business news.
2018-07-02 12:51 -0500 pushcx Story: SUSE Linux Sold for $2.5 Billion
Action: changed title from "Breaking News! SUSE Linux Sold for $2.5 Billion" to "SUSE Linux Sold for $2.5 Billion"
Reason: Toning down headline that's excited to the point of clickbait. I'm on the fence about removing this as business news. Hrm.
2018-07-02 10:28 -0500 (Users) Story: LibreOffice 6.2 has been ported to Haiku
Action: changed title from "LibreOffice 6.2 has been ported to Haiku OS" to "LibreOffice 6.2 has been ported to Haiku"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-01 15:21 -0500 (Users) Story: Poezio - A text-based XMPP client
Action: changed title from "Poezio - A test-based XMPP client" to "Poezio - A text-based XMPP client"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-07-01 05:51 -0500 pushcx Story: wendzelNNTPd - An NNTP server
Action: changed description from "Just wanted to share a project I came accross a few months ago since I do love NNTP." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>Just wanted to share a project I came accross a few months ago since I do love NNTP.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Doesn't need to have a description when it's clearly on topic. No worries, this is pretty common in first-time submissions.
2018-07-01 05:35 -0500 pushcx Comment by deavmi on A rant
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Stop with the me-too comments. These add nothing to a conversation, there's nothing to learn or anything to respond with. I can see you posted hundreds of these to YC News before and after they shadowbanned you, and I'm not going to keep warning about this for weeks. Don't comment if you don't have anything substantial to contribute.
2018-07-01 05:27 -0500 pushcx Story: Accelerate's definition of developer productivity
Action: changed title from "Accelerate's definition of developer productivity." to "Accelerate's definition of developer productivity"
Reason: Removing punctuation from title
2018-06-30 23:56 -0500 pushcx Comment by deavmi on unix as an ide
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Please don't post empty one-line comments like this. I see it got you banned from Y Combinator News and I don't want to do the same.
2018-06-29 17:16 -0500 pushcx Story: Linux distro hacked on GitHub, “all code considered compromised”
Action: merged into ajqiru (Gentoo Github Organization hacked)
Reason: Merging into primary source.
2018-06-29 13:46 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on 9front hackers' interview (on early days)
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-06-29 00:02 -0500 pushcx User aminb
Action: Granted hat "GNU Webmaster" (https://www.gnu.org/people/webmeisters.html#aminb)
2018-06-28 21:46 -0500 pushcx Story: DRM: Disabling the disabled (2015)
Action: changed title from "DRM: Disabling the disabled | Defective by Design (2015)" to "DRM: Disabling the disabled (2015)"
Reason: Please don't include blog titles in story titles.
2018-06-28 21:29 -0500 pushcx Story: The Arcane Algorithm Archive
Action: changed title from "Algorithm Archive" to "The Arcane Algorithm Archive", changed tags from "math programming" to "compsci"
Reason: Matching title.
2018-06-28 21:27 -0500 pushcx Story: Gentoo Github Organization hacked
Action: changed title from "Gentoo Github Organization hacked." to "Gentoo Github Organization hacked"
Reason: Nitpicky style fix.
2018-06-28 18:58 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on 9front hackers' interview (on early days)
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-06-28 17:45 -0500 Irene Comment by Irene on 9front hackers' interview (on early days)
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-06-28 10:50 -0500 pushcx Comment by apy on The Unleashed Operating System
Action: deleted comment
Reason: Removing double-post.
2018-06-27 20:09 -0500 pushcx Story: Morse Code Phone Notifications (Android Only)
Action: changed description from "A very interesting and amusing use of Tasker." to "", changed markeddown_description from "<p>A very interesting and amusing use of Tasker.</p>\n" to ""
Reason: Please don't include personal opinions in the story description.
2018-06-27 17:57 -0500 pushcx Comment by pushcx on 9front hackers' interview (on early days)
Action: used Sysop hat
2018-06-27 11:21 -0500 pushcx Story: Bit - Share code between projects as a team
Action: changed title from "Now trending on GitHub: Bit - Share code between projects as a team" to "Bit - Share code between projects as a team", changed tags from "javascript web programming nodejs" to "javascript web nodejs"
Reason: Removing hype from title and redundant `programming` tag.
2018-06-27 10:50 -0500 (Users) Story: FreeBSD 11.2-RELEASE Available
Action: changed tags from "freebsd" to "freebsd release"
Reason: Automatically changed from user suggestions
2018-06-27 09:24 -0500 pushcx Story: The Vue Handbook
Action: changed url from "https://vuehandbook.com" to "https://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0", changed description from "I made this 120-pages ebook about Vue while learning it. I'm posting here as I hope you'll appreciate it.\r\n\r\nIt targets beginners to the framework, covering the 20% that makes you accomplish the 80% of the job. It's not a definitive guide to Vue, but it can be helpful when you are starting out.\r\n\r\nOn the page I have an email wall so I can send you further Vue-related material if you're interested!\r\nOtherwise you can just grab it from Dropbox, to save you from getting a disposable email :)\r\n\r\nhttps://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0" to "I made this 120-pages ebook about Vue while learning it. I'm posting here as I hope you'll appreciate it.\r\n\r\nIt targets beginners to the framework, covering the 20% that makes you accomplish the 80% of the job. It's not a definitive guide to Vue, but it can be helpful when you are starting out.\r\n\r\nOn the page I have an email wall so I can send you further Vue-related material if you're interested!\r\nOtherwise you can just grab it from Dropbox, to save you from getting a disposable email :)\r\n\r\nhttps://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0\r\n\r\n**mod note**: Original link was https://vuehandbook.com, which has no content without signup. That's not permitted on Lobsters, so after talking to the submitter I swapped in the Dropbox link.", changed markeddown_description from "<p>I made this 120-pages ebook about Vue while learning it. I’m posting here as I hope you’ll appreciate it.</p>\n<p>It targets beginners to the framework, covering the 20% that makes you accomplish the 80% of the job. It’s not a definitive guide to Vue, but it can be helpful when you are starting out.</p>\n<p>On the page I have an email wall so I can send you further Vue-related material if you’re interested!\nOtherwise you can just grab it from Dropbox, to save you from getting a disposable email :)</p>\n<p><a href=\"https://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0\" rel=\"nofollow\">https://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0</a></p>\n" to "<p>I made this 120-pages ebook about Vue while learning it. I’m posting here as I hope you’ll appreciate it.</p>\n<p>It targets beginners to the framework, covering the 20% that makes you accomplish the 80% of the job. It’s not a definitive guide to Vue, but it can be helpful when you are starting out.</p>\n<p>On the page I have an email wall so I can send you further Vue-related material if you’re interested!\nOtherwise you can just grab it from Dropbox, to save you from getting a disposable email :)</p>\n<p><a href=\"https://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0\" rel=\"nofollow\">https://www.dropbox.com/s/ai7j5ei0f24aoz6/The%20Vue.js%20Handbook.pdf?dl=0</a></p>\n<p><strong>mod note</strong>: Original link was <a href=\"https://vuehandbook.com\" rel=\"nofollow\">https://vuehandbook.com</a>, which has no content without signup. That’s not permitted on Lobsters, so after talking to the submitter I swapped in the Dropbox link.</p>\n"
Reason: Replacing unpermitted lead gen link with direct link.