Sign in with Twitter

Username:

My https://t.co/6bo52FY7b4. I work at Google on the Chrome Web Platform team, but opinions here are entirely mine.

202 Following   824 Followers   5,466 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/3/09


💯💯💯 I went to a tiny cheap state university and that’s how I met the children of asshole millionaires working their… https://t.co/8ncy7Iju2O
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinQOTD #ietf106: "Merkle trees are always fun."TriMet has faced a month of blowback over fare enforcement. I decided to try to figure out what compelled them add… https://t.co/ZZ0sOKFVaM
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinAndrew is amazing and continues to do amazing things https://t.co/WDobGpAK4J
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinIf the company intends to punish its employees for courageous internal reporting and the accountability it ensures,… https://t.co/3yUhi0HWXI
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinThe solution isn't to lock down access across the board or punish people who fact-check information, but instead to… https://t.co/75SLTOCc9s
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/21
2019
@slightlylate If you're in Jakarta you could just hop over to Singapore for a day, right? We've been debating wheth… https://t.co/vhpBdSST3lRemember when it was difficult to write a long enough essay to satisfy your teacher?To be clear, this is nowhere near enough, it still places burden on victim. But the fact that Google has /any/ poli… https://t.co/aawa0yZAS9
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @jyasskin @splcenter You can sign on the #splcunion petition: https://t.co/vrcylpo6DP
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/20
2019
@Cor3ntin IIRC, it's easier for a spying ISP to block DoT to force people back to unencrypted requests. Traffic ana… https://t.co/DuACoca2cq @SplcUnion @splcenter Do you have a page describing how (former?) donors can help? I didn't see anything in your FAQ."The Center cannot truly claim to support workers' rights, while also hiring a 'union avoidance' law firm to preven… https://t.co/9JDrnHWmii
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinStadia is not a product that exists because people want it. I'm not sure why it exists. But it seems to exist becau… https://t.co/QA7pHQPA9Y
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/19
2019
@runforsomething How much do you wind up spending per win? @archinect Those are some pretty renderings. 😊 @sundress @briankardell I'm glad it's far away. That smell in a big city really brings home that climate change is here. @lccbastien Some bausamic!♥️ https://t.co/CZblaybme5, because you can't tell whether a draft is still relevant just by checking whether it's 6 months old.Yesterday I accompanied a woman to see her loved one in prison. We left before dawn to make it for the AM visit. Se… https://t.co/diU5yvDPe6
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/18
2019
@lizthegrey @JF_718 Portland folks do that, but I never heard it on San Francisco.
11/17
2019
One obvious way to tell: the leaks that matter if you're trying to do something reasonable like keep a product rele… https://t.co/fLfTcsnbHL
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @Myriachan https://t.co/kUDTVGqw5t is a problem. https://t.co/JyjC45pp25 discusses some approaches.
11/16
2019
@mcmillen @TheJakeSchmidt Ah, so ignoring the "burning" part. SG. @TheJakeSchmidt @mcmillen That looks like a comparison between a rate and an amount. Am I confused, or what time period are you using? @neapel @jyujinX @mcmillen I really wish @theverge would stop accepting "leaks" from official company comms that re… https://t.co/waH4ki44Sq
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin"The transgender debate" is one of those phrases that answers in the saying everything you need to know about the s… https://t.co/scwmw35g6x
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/15
2019
@pes10k I see that you've finished that fingerprinting work. 😜 https://t.co/4gWSTpmaRqI initially assumed Mr. Craver was on the SQL standardization committee... https://t.co/5yfWRsf2vUThere's nothing quite like having Google daily send you different pre-transition pictures despite disabling the bla… https://t.co/X5sGQyDOGu
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @bz_moz I think it'd be sufficient to have Bikeshed/Respec recognize member accesses, track them through variable a… https://t.co/UGZ3wjQ8Wp @bz_moz And we so don't have the tools to help spec writers check that we've followed that rule. @dominiccooney 🤨
11/14
2019
@mikegeyser @KenjiBaheux That sounds great. We're hearing a bit of this use case at the IETF BoF from @kheimerl and… https://t.co/W9IWni2hjh @littledan @kinu @rybesh @ryanfb I didn't mean this to be "news". 🤪 "Less controversial" isn't saying much when it'… https://t.co/HPm0wHNtVY @johnwilander HIPAA data is pretty different from the other data Google can see... but it's true that trust is a pe… https://t.co/ScC3eeieRs @johnnyryan @brave @HSGAC @HomelandDems @SenRonJohnson @SenGaryPeters @BennieGThompson @RepMikeRogersAL How did Saf… https://t.co/t4ZcYOOdZm @kinu @rybesh @ryanfb Yep, the reply at TPAC was that unsigned bundles are "less controversial", but Mozilla and Ap… https://t.co/xrvyEksXAq @johnwilander https://t.co/hTEMNN4Tpy includes: 'An expert quoted by the Journal noted that Google would be at risk… https://t.co/Xq44iCRp7XThanks to @ubsanitizer for fulfilling my shitposting request. https://t.co/MpxypNniGv
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinA very interesting article about Indivisible's diversity: https://t.co/xj8xZEHBOo Polar opposite of the most "stand… https://t.co/7uaIXH1u0z
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @chadloder Providing public cloud compute services does not mean that the public cloud provider can or will get its… https://t.co/cGRAIyuMp6
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinI'd rather have GCP be where my EHR/PHI data is stored, than have it live somewhere less secure. 150 people having… https://t.co/xuJ0Eiyjan
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @johnwilander Are they also banned from using the Microsoft and Amazon clouds?
11/13
2019
@kinu @drewml @KenjiBaheux I'm also happy to chat in general (e.g. DMs), but I'm not at CDS.
11/12
2019
A 13-year study of a dozen cities found that protected bike-lanes led to a drastic decline in fatalities for all us… https://t.co/6Ey7Dg973M
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @anjacks0n I once used one to avoid bothering the author of the tweet I quoted ... who then replied because of cour… https://t.co/wvBfQFIJBarev advertises itself as being one of the cheapest transcription services around. a flat rate of $1 per audio minut… https://t.co/pAwukiZ1v9
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinDefinitely. Except Twitter threads them funny. 🤪 https://t.co/Olp6wivwJ5How can **protected characteristics** data be collected safely and used well? How do we collect sensitive data sa… https://t.co/KtfcSeCLkf
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @reillyeon s/alt/title/, right?* Origin trust not implemented for bundles yet. https://t.co/LBcIBeeoTTSo I learned something fun about the word "pioneer" today. It was originally a military rank in the late medieval… https://t.co/8wNLufLl2d
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinHello friends, today I will be using my expertise as a seismologist to tell you how to make an earthquake early war… https://t.co/6K6hHscqfu
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinI just wrote to https://t.co/lCTDtzIJrl to encourage them to recognize the union. https://t.co/k7HtEBaB3l @chrisarvinsf SF is a different beast than my beat of Silicon Valley - but down here whenever someone demands “Only… https://t.co/rPjmvhY2wW
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/11
2019
Imagine if all the straight white men, incensed by @dhh’s story of how algorithmic bias affected him and his wife p… https://t.co/OeP7O7LQed
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @bgalbs https://t.co/sh5abWRB1s for a start...This is an excellent depiction of what @chrishwiggins called "W-2 Bias" at @AllTechIsHuman yesterday. https://t.co/1PxhUMmCwt
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinThe reality of induced demand in this simulation sketch. https://t.co/YPl0Do53Gc
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinSomething I wanted to reflect on: Lately I've been trying really hard to level up my skills when it comes to depict… https://t.co/or9EZFYm9W
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/10
2019
@kennethrohde Yep, @blelbach and @jfbastien gave Bikeshed an ISO C++ mode.I didn't think this could be solved in the language. Yay modules! https://t.co/itup6olWcu @bdowney @mcmillen Blogger's run by Google, which doesn't have a much better record in YouTube... @sundress, if the screenreaders won't fix this, I wonder if it's something browsers can tackle in the conversion to… https://t.co/GXNyLjF76nA coworker just passed away. She was a Black woman in her early 30s. She went to her doctor last Wednesday about s… https://t.co/R0PJHFr7Gx
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinHave y’all been following what’s happening with Instacart this week? The company is retaliating against workers, a… https://t.co/vdogWyce1m
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @sashaperigo @melissamcewen @GoogleWalkout new version https://t.co/hde679XIeH
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinThe one sure-fire way not to earn election is not to run. Go get trained. Go run. Go win. LGBTQ folks: @VictoryInsthttps://t.co/bQxZNH1yTT
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/9
2019
Welcome to the race, @MikeBloomberg! If you're looking for policy plans that will make a huge difference for workin… https://t.co/Ejjkxgr348
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinIncredible. Coastal growth option passes 43-19
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinSo kind of Bloomberg to remind folks in Alabama that the filing deadline is tomorrow so if you want to run for offi… https://t.co/NIAVZClNCe
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin
11/8
2019
@pes10k And Brave's fingerprint did change when I updated its version. But I expect https://t.co/GDv6R9IbmO to part… https://t.co/TzX7V9J2B7Running in a Brave (0.70.122) private window, either with or without Tor, https://t.co/GDv6R9IbmO reports my finger… https://t.co/KOl1YGvsFZthe problem is it doesnt. 44 of the 44 people indicted by the International Criminal Court have been African. Absen… https://t.co/VnDUd3q1pN
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @TypeSong You will be amazed and/or horrified by what I will do with this newfound ability.
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinTransit only bond measures are pretty popular 👀 @oregonmetro @SunrisePDX @LynnPetersonOR https://t.co/xl8cXtpWuG
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinThis looks like a great idea. My only worry is that $5M per school over 5 years may not be enough to pay for such a… https://t.co/UMirnINfMJ
11/7
2019
love the 'protecting children narrative' when children are dying in CBP custody, being taken from their parents, an… https://t.co/yyAqAYf3uV
Retweeted by Jeffrey YasskinWith 145 of our 155 @runforsomething races now called, an update: - 72 winners, 2 run-offs - that's a 50% win-rat… https://t.co/XrKLDGpGaF
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @random_walker You might be thinking of the study showing only 4% of ads' value comes from tracking, but cherrypick… https://t.co/rxKBbl5yKi @random_walker This is a misleading framing without including how much the ads were worth without the tracking, als… https://t.co/Mdv87uTwaV @fugueish I'm happy to vote public defenders into a lot of offices. 🙂 Maybe that's naïve.New York City adopted Ranked Choice (Instant Runoff) voting!!!! https://t.co/aujDVx6KDA @fugueish Are you saying "don't vote in DA elections in general" or is one of the candidates a cop boss folks shoul… https://t.co/cd5OJIkCwc @karlitaliliana One boundary I've heard is that if you remember the Challenger explosion, you're Gen X (or older, of course). @jspaleta @polotek Or https://t.co/pSSw8uOvyh, the one before the "Greatest", in the same position as Gen X in the https://t.co/hd3416XJGa.Hi. Sending letters to low-propensity voters begging them to vote doesn't work unless you're also making sure they… https://t.co/C0YCdaBlPb
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @apenwarr Inflation also tends to erode wages, right?
11/6
2019
@duane_moody @marcosc Chat apps are the obvious use case. You could imagine a bug tracker notifying then you're ass… https://t.co/7fKjItV7IeSEATTLE: This might be the most important off-year election you ever vote in. Not filling out your ballot means th… https://t.co/QOaLJAIqYI
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin1. CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE/BLACKOUT/PG&E MEGATHREAD About a month ago, @timothyhade (curse his name) wrote to say, "he… https://t.co/aH5Rinh757
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @ericlaw Something that would make their identity verified, perhaps? @marcosc Is Mozilla now in favor of https://t.co/qMkJiZQ85V, or that with a stronger requirement?
11/5
2019
"If Google is going to confront its share of responsibility for the climate crisis, that means not helping oil and… https://t.co/4gH6DFCOmJ
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @ericlaw @justinschuh Realizing this has dramatically improved my conspiracy theories. @ericlaw Is this the one problem a moderately-trustworthy VPN actually solves? You have to trust it to avoid keepin… https://t.co/aKjGFcLfCx @kennethrohde @w3c @code Do you have instructions?My favorite thing about anti-Google conspiracy theories is that they all assume a level of top-down strategy and co… https://t.co/XT406nWENM
Retweeted by Jeffrey Yasskin @davidbaron Do you think those replies believe that missing APIs *won't* cause apps to flee the web, or have they j… https://t.co/rbH2T184AT
11/4
2019

0