lite.cnn.io
CNN now has an ultra-low bandwidth text site for tenuous phone connections (or, for people like me, all the time) »
Workshop on Trustworthy Algorithmic Decision-Making
NSF sponsored workshop on trustworthy algorithmic decision-making, call for whitepapers »
wsj.com/articles/nestled-in-house-spending-bill-campaign-finance-deregulation-1504965600
Pure corruption. Every House member who voted for this must be voted out. via @WSJ »
The Wall Street Journal's Trump problem | Media | The Guardian
It’s not shocking that the WSJ is in the bag for the GOP, but the details are still horrifying. »
A Weird MIT Dorm Dies, and a Crisis Blooms at Colleges | WIRED
article via @WIRED : A Weird MIT Dorm Dies, and a Crisis Blooms at Colleges »
OSM Tasking Manager -
Don't just watch--contribute! Tasks »
Vicente Fox's 2020 campaign for US president: "Donald, you suck so much at this job" / Boing Boing
From "Things u didn't know u NEEDED to see dept": Mexican Pres. Vicente Fox expletive-filled anti-trump MASTERPIECE »
Government expands crackdown on money laundering in real estate
Fascinating. 30% of luxury real estate flagged by US Treasury as suspicious for money laundering. »
21 Photos From Cuba That Show How Devastating Hurricane Irma Really Is
These photos from Cuba show just how devastating Hurricane Irma really is »
mollycrabapple.com/product/drawing-blood-signed
Before I leave this Terrible Place, brief reminder you can get signed copies of my book »
Facebook Wins, Democracy Loses - The New York Times
"None of that transparency matters to Facebook." Facebook's actions here are, in fact, reprehensible. »
Equifax Lobbied To Kill Rule Protecting Victims Of Data Breaches
What a bunch of predatory assholes. Equifax Lobbied To Kill Rule Protecting Victims Of Data Breaches »
Identity Theft, Credit Reports, and You | Kalzumeus Software
Thanks @annelibby for the heads up on the blog post version of all these tweets »
Hurricane Irma: Live updates - CNN
A flamingo flock at Busch Gardens in Tampa is led to shelter in advance of #HurricaneIrma »
Grace Hopper, computing pioneer | Harvard Gazette
On this day in 1947, Grace Hopper found the first computer bug—a moth in the Harvard Mark II https://t… »
Equifax’s Instructions Are Confusing. Here’s What to Do Now. - The New York Times
'So, yes, your worst suspicions are now confirmed. Equifax may actually make money on this breach.' »
Yes, you can be fired for missing work while fleeing Hurricane Irma - The Washington Post
Analysis: Yes, you can be fired for missing work while fleeing Hurricane Irma »
Dear Amazon, We Picked Your New Headquarters for You - The New York Times
Dear Amazon, We Picked Your New Headquarters for You »
GitHub - SwartzCr/katamari: katamari in text adventure form
A text adventure "de-make" of Katamari Damacy, by @SwartzCr »
Manifesto for Agile Software Development
@Harjeet @Paradosso The way the Agile Manifesto was written still gives me great joy. »
Twitter
when U & your friend are just sitting next to each other silently scrolling through »