GeekSpeak for 2017-03-29

Hiring Filesystems to Dig under Borders

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Hiring bias, Collage moves to Google, Apple iOS update comes with new File System, Left Socks, Dig Once Bill, Privacy under attack… use a VPN, US Border area, and a bit more about Dedi needing a job.

Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager

By Michael Lopp @rands on the internet, has helped make Pinterest and Slack a good place for people to work.

“Howard West,” and Epidemic of Black Scrutiny – Hallie Lomax – Medium

Related to the announcement about Google opening their campus space for Howard University to teach juniors and seniors under their supervision.

"The Ren & Stimpy Show" Black Hole/Stimpy's Invention (TV Episode 1992) - IMDb

Commander Hoek and Cadet Stimpy are sucked into the hideous vortex of a black hole. Now as inhabitants on a new planet, and constantly mutating, the pair solve an age-old mystery after being tipped-off by a familiar smell. Next, Stimpy in his naive optimism, invents an emotion-controlling helmet. Ren, whether he likes it or not, is now the involuntary test-subject.

How to set up a VPN in 10 minutes for free (and why you urgently need one)

Soon every mistake you’ve ever made online will not only be available to your internet service provider (ISP) — it will be available to any corporation or foreign government who wants to see those mistakes.

Know Your Rights: The Government's 100-Mile "Border" Zone - Map | American Civil Liberties Union

Many people think that border-related policies impact only people living in border towns like El Paso or San Diego. The reality is that Border Patrol’s interior enforcement operations encroach deep into and across the United States, affecting the majority of Americans.

Shirlee Byrd Interview

Lyle cut together this video for the memorial of his grandmother, Shirlee Wellington Byrd.


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