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Data Governance & Privacy at @nytimes (views own) — Former @w3c, @w3ctag — Web, Science, Politics, Philosophy. (he/him/Ishmael)

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@montezumachavez Awww, you're too kind! 😊 It took a long time to write this one, but I'm working with my team for… https://t.co/CxUx3Qu3zj
8/7
2020
@montezumachavez Wow, beautiful! @mnot Yeah, I loved the joke about how Australia was now the Spice Girls: doing great until Victoria ruined it 😂😘… https://t.co/PukcXMJxxy @mnot NYS has about 650 cases / 10 deaths per day. Considering the country it's embedded in and how brutally it was… https://t.co/K5PScy4iRqNew York City, still got it. https://t.co/dmTm10Sv1m @sivavaid It's hard to dress for video. I used to have a collection of shirts with relatively small motifs but they… https://t.co/XqjgDkABFU @m_strehl @briankardell I’d love to see that happen. It’s all yours if you want it! @kickstand @Chronotope Whenever the first answer to privacy issues is “transparency and choice” that’s code for scr… https://t.co/T0p4y8ep99 @kickstand @Chronotope I’m not sure that’s common ground, no. Sure enough transparency and choice should exist, but… https://t.co/BvGYjt2eJ8 @Chronotope @kickstand One of the tricky bits is you need a messaging channel. Ideally you would get your origin-sp… https://t.co/H0z7oOrt3j @theantitheory @acfou @kickstand As an engineer, I agree but only up to a point. Some things are hard to solve with… https://t.co/d7AML9nzUd @Chronotope @kickstand I would take that one step further: one of the major next pieces of work is identity that is… https://t.co/RH4oK2eYBr @kickstand Working towards the future doesn’t mean forgetting the past. My priors are informed from two decades of… https://t.co/2zoQLqEtbe @kickstand There are many different things we can get involved in and only so much time. Given the IAB’s track reco… https://t.co/8skXmEMOrX @adrianba Actually, I’d like to think that desperate times call for creative thinking, reinvention, and reckoning with mistakes made! @sarahdrinkwater @CageJulia I can't vote here, but I can still vote in a number of French elections (presidential,… https://t.co/2xZI4ZwAW5 @sarahdrinkwater @CageJulia I'm an immigrant too, but frankly I think this is mad no matter what!Are you angry that this actually does matter in picking your president? You may wish to read @CageJulia's book:… https://t.co/gNapgTT8Y0 @can Recommending https://t.co/GMya2gnCDx (or the French original if you prefer). @doctorow @nytimes I appreciate the mention (and the quality summary thread) but I don't think we've ditched "most"… https://t.co/4G4HJRganj @lukemulks @thezedwards I'm disappointed they haven't figured out how to make it about the children or the troups. Or both. @thezedwards I mean, they did call it PRAM. https://t.co/0Fx2rHDRNA @profcarroll @PrivacyAttorney @SeriesofTubes Yup, privacy is censorship! @thezedwards It's for the publishers, man. They're all doing it for the publishers. The smaller the publisher the m… https://t.co/cwAaykIXsx @PrivacyAttorney @profcarroll @SeriesofTubes Regulation to force browsers to have identifiers is pretty bold, but a… https://t.co/jPrdQ2bXCv @mnot We removed a ton of ours! But the hard trick is to remove them from ads. I think we could use web bundles for good here. @jkohlmann Or, rather often, both. @HailRobonia @KProfsBlog @ariezrawaldman And even computers that can often have problems detecting darker skin tone… https://t.co/2Usr71J95wWith each new “bug” it becomes increasingly clear how little Mark Zuckerberg and his friends learned from 2016—and… https://t.co/in4d40CuEj
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @espadrine I don't know who they're paying yet, but a lot of adtech people in WebAdv seem to have trouble understan… https://t.co/xOIK3OTjvkThis is such a waste of time and money. If you're involved in this please reach out and we can talk about the futu… https://t.co/x90JpuJ2qL
8/6
2020
@dansereduick Never ascribe to malice that which can equally well be explained by an executive team not educated on… https://t.co/L9YMFDtC4a @dansereduick I think you're imagining it as more strategised than it was. I thought it felt like "oh shit, Apple's… https://t.co/NKVscC2QmV @dansereduick I think it's a blend. Yes, they make a lot of money by "not understanding" the problem, but I think t… https://t.co/u6cX97ub4S @podopie Hahaha! I've been almost tempted to write a manifesto. "A/B Testing: Désigner in the Loop" But I'm too old for this shit 😁https://t.co/54CKrLcT8k
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @dansereduick And also look at their privacy announcements: they all have huge sections about security. Part of tha… https://t.co/soGjqdIHtb @dansereduick Absolutely. I'm not saying that the tools don't overlap. You certainly want those teams talking. But… https://t.co/Hlrqm6fTdSThis, but for A/B testing. https://t.co/tyEZMTJ1GbMILESTONE: ⁦@nytimes⁩ for the first time reported quarterly revenue that owed more to digital than print. The compa… https://t.co/SgUdzJtWEe
Retweeted by Robin Berjonevery time i cover the (nigh inescapable) device targeting/location tracking industry, my menchies/emails are *floo… https://t.co/wUmuliK4fm
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @dansereduick I know, but "insider threat" and "you are the threat" are different problems with different mitigatio… https://t.co/LsSW6fAm0bBeirut Explosion: 'I Was Bloodied and Dazed. Beirut Strangers Treated Me Like a Friend.' from @VivianHYee https://t.co/JW1fo4acLJWish I could write as voluminously as I research
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8/5
2020
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Retweeted by Robin BerjonI recently learnt that Google still runs its privacy work as (apparently) a branch of security. That's how you get… https://t.co/W4bwvpaaPO @peligrietzer Thanks a lot! @peligrietzer @lastpositivist Do you have a reference for that paper? @floggingkatie Yeah, I mean, it's almost a bit on the nose.Nothing quite like a bit of that 2020 vibe to get you going in the morning. https://t.co/X7x5qf9ssb @floggingkatie I've totally been thinking of that. Hilarious material!do we think more people would wear a mask if every meme they saw had masks in it https://t.co/vK5Y7kKs06
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @floggingkatie The season goes to, what, November? @floggingkatie Hey, it could be an actual hurricane!Well, I guess that's Isaias in Brooklyn.
8/4
2020
@ireneista Sure, but this level of bad is quite surprising from pretty much anyone. I agree about tech writers, bu… https://t.co/eqVg0KU2GR @ireneista How does anyone get anything done! @tobie Totally! In the same way you want to check that your return value is roughly equal to a boolean before using… https://t.co/K6nlONvo92 @tobie Hahahaha. Now I “get” it :) @HGPAtv This is well beyond redundant. Also, even if you turn it into JavaScript as people use it, you would get:… https://t.co/wvpdYIyf2S @tobie Which part? The code? Why someone would write that? Why this would be the documentation for a major product… https://t.co/t35RN4DLX9Question: when you work for Google, do you get better APIs and, more importantly, better docs than we get on the ou… https://t.co/r6Bp96gFre @swodinsky @heybellman @lynneluvah I don’t know about adtech specifically, but for cross-border transfers I would a… https://t.co/DGVkYOyEz5 @temptoetiam @Boule_de_Chat Certes, mais justement pour ceux-là: le réseau banlieue-banlieue s’est développé ces de… https://t.co/TQfAXKO9hO @Boule_de_Chat @temptoetiam Tout à fait, “riche” est un raccourci. Mais aux alentours de 200km divisé par 14 lignes… https://t.co/tgVNSUO7Bh @Boule_de_Chat @temptoetiam Ça pourrait être intéressant de comparer les superficies desservies. À Paris le métro e… https://t.co/VNN5zS2Bnnif you are trying to go to bed before I post tonight's reminder not to doomscroll, this is your 35-minute advance notice
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @Mrjjrocks @jttiehen I'm not so sure. As written, it feels like Albiades is affectionately humouring Socrates. Pat-… https://t.co/omy4Kc46mZSocrates is often regarded as an exemplar of epistemic humility. So when you see me tweet at people “you seem to be… https://t.co/W2nVBxwsRh
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @WillOremus @matthewstoller It's almost like using Google Search 🤣
8/3
2020
I want to take a course in diplomatic phrasing from @karaswisher. https://t.co/M5nW0a3nPX @MelissaRyan Thank you. I can now confidently proceed to using that subject line for all my email. https://t.co/QbAdyvfyeiIf a guy stacks the decks against you and cheats like crazy YOU DO NOT PLAY THE GAME. It's that simple. You take hi… https://t.co/ymH77mHZTN
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @temptoetiam Aïe. La génétique garde encore bien des mystères. @temptoetiam Je ne sais pas qui c'est mais oh putain. Courage, tiens bon! https://t.co/z1ekNJrx5wSkipping Phase 3 of clinical trials and rushing out a COVID-19 vaccine is a *terrible* idea. It goes against medica… https://t.co/pFe3LRjUVh
Retweeted by Robin BerjonIt's almost as though the dirty secret is if you internalize externalities the only people who really suffer... are… https://t.co/CMM4rHqD2p
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @scottbw @marcosc @sivavaid Whoa I had no idea there was such a thing! @marcosc @sivavaid A book on how to do standards wouldn't be for a huge audience, but you could make it mandatory reading... @marcosc @sivavaid Lol, you could pick a few things up for spec editors, but this is mostly for authors who want to publish nonfiction."Thinking Like Your Editor", by Susan Rabiner & Alfred Fortunato. Clear, effective, does exactly what it says on th… https://t.co/bSnoC3m8cvWho did this? 👏😂 https://t.co/xQ95pcz9bG
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8/2
2020
@amyvdh It's really the only kind of shirt worth having.How Richard Scarry got woke ❤️👍 https://t.co/zKxmiSvIfS
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @amyvdh No videos? Sounds like my kind of singing 😁Excellent news! I haven't finished it yet but so far there's a lot to love. https://t.co/VKaAGbYpbW @amyvdh Rocking moves!https://t.co/HtUNvC5lP8 https://t.co/s0pgqJqP7wDO NOT celebrate national girlfriend day, it is a scheme pushed by Big Girlfriend to sell more decorative pillows t… https://t.co/Vgx0xu0C2E
Retweeted by Robin Berjon @icopilots Ah dommage, c'était bien! @marcosc With where the Web's at, we're gonna need them. @icopilots Oh yeah! @marcosc I don't know that it's them, I'm speculating that it could be given the current state of play and how weir… https://t.co/yohsANpzyH @marcosc @adrianba @roessler @gsnedders I know, it's beautiful in its own way. We should have a replies competition. @icopilots If openly commercial yes, but I think some will try workarounds, eg. for nonlegal conseil. @icopilots France! @icopilots Yes! @Chronotope There's a letter begging to be written right there. @icopilots I've had voicemail from lawyers in the EU!
8/1
2020

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