Category: Notes to self

Confessions of a Content Moderatation Kingpin

The following were writing prompts for this satirical piece: The Impossible Job: Inside Facebook’s Struggle to Moderate Two Billion People – in which the herculean task of moderating content is explained. Also this, article: Inside Facebook’s Fast-Growing Content-Moderation Effort. Next to sex doll cleaning, moderating extreme content on Facebook has to be one of the worst jobs humanity …

Ïnsta (a Wikipedia article from the future)

The following is a thought experiment. I’ve always been fascinated with proto-humans like Ötzi, the mummy found in the Tyrolean alps, who has become our best insight into Copper Age humans. Teams of forensic scientists have examined him and made educated guesses about what his daily life might have been like. Given that this was many …

2003

So one of the resolutions I have for 2015 is to keep a blog – yep, just like it was 2003 all over again when all the cool kids were blogging. Now that we’re all supposed to post on Facebook and share ephemerally via Snapchat, it’s a little absurd to even think about blogging, not to mention …