Episode 75: Do we need to Faraday cage your office?

Download: Episode 75.

This episode we talk about Amazon’s AI recruiting fail, WordPress accessibility issues, Google+ and more. 

Show Notes

Community Event Planning pre-order. Still time to get in on the book previews!
https://community-events-2.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders

Survey for event organizers
https://airtable.com/shrvbemYqHvL1Z7tt

Issue 10 – Science! It’s shipping. Back order sale use code READER18 for buy 2, get 3rd 1/2 off!
https://shop.recompilermag.com

Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that showed bias against women | Reuters
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-amazon-com-jobs-automation-insight/amazon-scraps-secret-ai-recruiting-tool-that-showed-bias-against-women-idUSKCN1MK08G

I have resigned as the WordPress accessibility team lead. Here is why. – Rian Rietveld
https://rianrietveld.com/2018/10/09/i-have-resigned-the-wordpress-accessibility-team/

A Plan for 5.0 – Make WordPress Core
https://make.wordpress.org/core/2018/10/03/a-plan-for-5-0/

JAMstack | JavaScript, APIs, and Markup
https://jamstack.org/

Google is shutting down Google+ following massive data exposure
https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/08/google-shutting-down-google-plus/

Google faces mounting pressure from Congress over Google+ privacy flaw – The Verge
https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/11/17964134/google-plus-congress-privacy-data-vulnerability

Tampered Chinese Ethernet port used to hack ‘major US telecom,’ says Bloomberg report
https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2018/10/9/17955848/supermicro-telecom-server-hack-apple-amazon

Zotero Blog » Blog Archive » Improved PDF retrieval with Unpaywall integration
https://www.zotero.org/blog/improved-pdf-retrieval-with-unpaywall-integration/

Julia Evans Zines
https://jvns.ca/zines/
https://jvns.ca/blog/2018/09/23/why-sell-zines/

Let’s Pair!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/marlenac/lets-pair

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