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Now displaying: January, 2019
Jan 31, 2019

The Huffington Post and BuzzFeed recently laid off 1,000 journalists. Now people are sending them tweets to “learn to code” and Twitter has has taken action. Google workers have created a new set of demands for their board of directors to fix their “diversity crisis”.

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Worker demands for Google: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-30/google-shareholders-and-workers-call-on-board-to-fix-diversity-crisis

Facebook’s internal culture war: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/facebook-engineers-went-without-shoes-201740776.html?bcmt=1

Jan 24, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently made remarks about algorithms and automating racism and biases. Many were quick to ridicule her statement. Is there any validity to it?

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HuffingtonPost interview with Jack Dorsey: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jack-dorsey-twitter-interview_us_5c3e2601e4b01c93e00e2a00

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on algorithms and bias: https://twitter.com/RealSaavedra/status/1087627739861897216

Chris Stucchio on algorithms and bias: https://www.chrisstucchio.com/pubs/slides/crunchconf_2018/slides.pdf

Hilary Mason tweet: https://twitter.com/hmason/status/979044821749895170

Jan 16, 2019

2019 will be the last year for DerbyCon after a “small, yet vocal group” of people have caused internal issues which they say has forced them to shut down. I provide  a breakdown of the drama at past conferences and my thoughts on how this should have been handled.

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DerbyCon - Every Beginning Has an End: https://www.derbycon.com/blog/derbycon-9-0-every-beginning-has-an-end/

DerbyCon drama: https://piunikaweb.com/2019/01/15/derbycon-security-conference-shutting-down-due-to-ruckus-over-metoo-joke/

LambdaConf IndieGogo: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-lambdaconf-and-an-open-society--3#/

Jan 9, 2019

Neil Mohammad recently mocked LambdaSchool’s alternative education system as the Valley rediscovering “public education” and “taxes”. Today I address the differences between LambdaSchool and public education and why it’s more important than ever for competing education systems.

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VIDEO - Where Are the Women in eSports?: https://youtu.be/p99TEiGdzbI

Neil Mohammad tweet: https://twitter.com/neill4illinois/status/1082623401204768768?s=11

VIDEO - THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION: https://youtu.be/_ZN4Yw53_zI

Jan 3, 2019

Netflix bends the knee to the Saudi Arabian government after Hasan Majan criticizes their Crown Prince for “modernizing dictatorship” on the talk show “Patriot Act”. At their request, Netflix removed the episode from their service in Saudi Arabia. I break down this latest move contrasting their actions with some of the values on Netflix’s own site.

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Jeff Holliday: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAldq8BAAGdsX9UyK_09-ZA

Netflix and Saudi Arabia: https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/01/01/hasan-minhaj-criticized-saudi-crown-prince-patriot-act-netflix-pulled-episode-saudi-arabia

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