If you are in a photo that has been uploaded to Flickr, IBM may have used your face to train facial recognition technology that could eventually be used to surveil you.

Nearly a million photos were scraped from Flickr to do so.
nbcnews.com/tech/internet/faci

I am finally writing on my site again. Latest! "Using your .gitignore as your rsync filter"

tim.hithlonde.com/t/using-giti

The rubber band is a criminally-underrated piece of technology.

TV person: "We're about to install the concrete countertops."
Me, to myself: "As opposed to abstract countertops."
Me, quieter: "That's what we call instantiation."

dear is there a OSX app that will let me drag and drop any file into it, and it'll use my server + domain to upload to, and give me sharable link? Bonus points if it can set expiring.

I know I can do it via FTP, but I want less clicks to success.

cbsnews.com/news/marriott-data

I was emailed by them. What my email says that this article doesn't, is that the 327 million customers did have their credit card info taken, and they can't discern if they took the data too for unencrypting.

Unauthorized access for 4 years. Good grief. I'm glad I have credit freezes on all 4 check places.

Oh my, PocketCHIP friends look at this DIY PChip replacement. They are using a Pi 3B+ and the pimoroni Hyperpixel display plus a diy keyboard and 3D printed case.

> Trading in PG&E Corp. was briefly halted Monday after shares plummeted more than 37 percent. The stock has fallen as much as 48 percent in two days of trading since the Camp Fire broke out north of San Francisco last week.

sfgate.com/business/article/Ca

I am in the throes of working through a legacy POS API integration project, and it's just like... how does this even work now?!? + large, seemingly useful methods that are actually unused, etc. T_T

holy moly, Digital Ocean is allowing for custom images now. Means we could use any distro we want! blog.digitalocean.com/custom-i That is awesome!

npr.org/2018/09/25/651418884/w

"Weezer Made A Video For Its 'Africa' Cover, And Of Course It Stars 'Weird Al' Yankovic" -NPR

We may have reached peak internet.

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