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

This episode we talk about Amazon’s AI recruiting fail, WordPress accessibility issues, Google+ and more.  https://recompilermag.com/2018/10/16/episode-75-do-we-need-to-faraday-cage-your-office 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

Newsletter #39: More coffee, less dystopia

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Hello Recompilers, Great news! We've significantly extended the time window to pre-order the second printing of the The Responsible Communication Style Guide. Reserve your copy by May 20. Reading: Coding While Trans. Jameson Hampton's illustrated zine-style article from Issue 8: Wildcard. If you want to know how we ended up in a cyber dystopia, read Ready Player One Article by Laura Hudson for The Verge. The Sully … Continue reading Newsletter #39: More coffee, less dystopia

Newsletter #32: Promoting The Abilities Of Accessibility

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Hello Recompilers, For just a few more days we're taking submissions for Issue 11: Love and Romance. Our editor, Thursday Bram, is happy to help anyone with their pitches. You can contact her on Twitter or through her website. Please submit your pitches by March 8. We can't wait to read your stuff! Reading: Windows in chalk. A teacher in Ghana has been … Continue reading Newsletter #32: Promoting The Abilities Of Accessibility