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

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.

> 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!

update on my unaccessable 163 albums..

Fact check: I looked at all loudr tweets back to end of 2015, and there is no mention of losing rights, or download your stuff quickly, or anything. twitter.com/loudr . Their knowledge base just says they are going down soon, does not say music is gone. loudr.groovehq.com/knowledge_b The last email I received from Loudr was from January 2015, regarding site term changes.

So, lies everywhere. I explained all this and asked for a refund.

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