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Dare Obasanjo @Carnage4Life Washington, USA

My day job is leading the advertiser platform team behind & . Outside that I dabble in mobile apps and blogging.

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Joined Twitter 12/19/07

When you ask people the difference between Kubernetes and Scrum they get really mad.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoGreat presentation by @b0rk on how to go from ordinary to extraordinary programmer Curious about the forthcoming ad transparency in Facebook Ads? It has started rolling out in Canada. Here's…
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I consider the issue with me resolved. This apology is more comprehensive and I have been promised tools with which…
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoRest in Peace Earle Hyman (October 11, 1926 – November 16, 2017), American stage, television, and film actor well k…
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo @joshelman I don’t get why the Twitter product team makes simple things hard.I'd like to tweet a series of findings that are typical for an embedded device, in ascending order of severity. Thi…
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Folks got Twitter names so long now that I have no clue who they are when I read the tweets.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoThese photos are amazing #BlackGirlMagic @LauraCatPJs you accidentally hit [POST] on a draft tweet from 2015 @ourmaninchicago how quietly Y Combinator cut ties with Peter Thiel picture is an oxymoron @migueldeicaza @DrPizza The guy and Assange are clearly working for Russian interests. Strange that you’re playing… between lots of reports of an offensive video vs trolls false reporting a safe video hard. Human r… @Noahpinion Article misses the point that even though Republican voters don’t really care about tax reform or repea…
Notification: 12 people liked the reply where randomTwitterTroll called you an idiot #WorstTwitterFeature @MikeIsaac @alex People confuse intentions with impact. GW Bush's intentions may not have been nefarious when invad… lesson of Azure supporting Linux & Office supporting iOS & Android is that sometimes you have to lose a battle to win the war.True story, per Googler: Most machines can now bypass CAPTCHA, and really the reason we're being forced to pick th…
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Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo @justinmchase It became an indicator of status. If only celebrities get verified and then you’re verified then you… Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga will be the first athletes to represent Nigeria at the…
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoStory on fake news in Google results contains the tech catch phrase of 2017 changes its mind after 20 years: "we think that the default meaning of unannotated reference types should be non…
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo @joshelman I always recommend deciding “what should this do?” versus “what were they thinking?”I just published “Twitter Verification: A Case Study in Product Management Failure and How to Fix it”
It’s hard to conceive of a more intentionally inept product team than the folks making key decisions at TwitterTwitter muddles issues by now treating verification as a reward that can be revoked versus a tool to identify authe… Facebook is primary news source in a country reducing visibility to only those that can pay causes real harm reports from 3 countries (Serbia & Cambodia) that FB putting news in separate feed to encourage publishers to…’s Wet On Wet. Series finale. #Deadpool #MaudeBless
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoThe anti-startup provision in the tax reform bill that penalized stock options has been dropped.Good news for tech
Political troll bots don’t just exist on Twitter. Insidious technique to create word of mouth to discredit WaPo sto… find this thread more fascinating than the #JeffSessions hearing. are a threat to society and linked lists will destroy us all. 😱
Looking forward to videos of people crashing their Volvos in retaliation 😂😂😂 @jennschiffer Since brands pay for political speech then rallying for or against them does affect the political dis… news feed algorithm based on engagement + fake news traps users in a bubble of ignorance an app in the US which becomes an integral part of life across the world is hard to get right. FB PMs in…
Software 2.0: Interesting thesis by @karpathy that providing inputs to neural networks will replace writing code is testing food delivery powered by Grubhub. Anyone tried it yet? tips for growing a business when usage is infrequent such as travel, buying a house or car where viral techni… @daniecal The Color of Law - @anildash Most impressed by the fact it’s 22 minutes longAnd more importantly no one thinks Instagram is a threat to journalism unlike Twitter & Facebook.Election memes created by Russians seen by more people & got more engagement on Instagram than Twitter. Makes sen…
The Computing Research Association has asked that this year's US News & World Report ranking of Computer Science de… @ckindel More like copycat syndrome based on the guy in the interview. People want the same firepower that took down so many people“I sold more guns in the past 3 weeks than in the past 8 months thanks to the Texas shooter” #2ndAmendment characters helped push me over the edge and unfollow people who post a lot about politics. Lengthy political ra…
Now at the point where if I see a celebrity trending on Twitter I'm hoping it's becasue they're dead. 😢 #GeorgeTakei
@anildash @fmanjoo It’s compensation and reasonable it should be taxed. Other similar perks that are disguised comp… @gabrielroth amount of innovation coming out of Twitter these days is incredible 🤦🏾‍♂️ tip: if everyone you admire keeps disappointing you with awful sex scandals, try admiring more women.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoWas initially confused why Twitter didn’t anticipate outcry for verifying Nazis then remembered when they thought c…, so to contrast the negativity, I'll just use this quote that I really like. Don't know the original source, bu…
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoFacebook PR team now looking at Uber PR team with envy after the past month of negative press. 😖're now at point in Facebook's "everything is terrible" media narrative that employees are supposedly so ashamed… problem for Snapchat is that it's valued like a company with a valuable news feed not a messaging app but Faceb… B Anthony is the original Milkshake Duck @mquirion @harper As I said, the company as well as users treated it as a form of statusThe problems with Twitter verification are 1.) it should be a utility (e.g. anti-spoofing tool) but treated by c… is the new TiVo.
@zeynep How does collecting more taxes creates jobs for displaced coal miners who used make $50K/year if job retraining doesn’t work?Send us your nudes and we’ll block anyone who tried to reshape them is officially the strangest app feature of 2017
@LauraCatPJs drawing sustenance from the MAGA tears on Breitbart comment threads after today’s election results man who wrote the anti-trans bathroom bill just lost the election to a trans woman. Let that sink in.
Retweeted by Dare ObasanjoReading about the struggles of $TWTR and $SNAP's ad businesses makes me even more proud of the fact we actually acc… @CaseyNewton @ShiraOvide It has succeeded by the only metric that matters in Silicon Valley; investors and founders…$SNAP down after another disappointing earnings period? If only there was some way to predict how their ads busines… @ParkerMolloy Also 60% of guns used in crimes in Chicago come from outside the state so their gun laws can’t help i… with the idea that by making all content equal on FB/YouTube we replaced gatekeepers but empowered trolls short video that explains America’s tax code.
Retweeted by Dare Obasanjo @hblodget People used to say the same thing about music until Spotify. Same thing can happen for cars.
#BetterTogether. 😉
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