I don't tear up when reading something online, but this did it: https://www.apex-magazine.com/a-witchs-guide-to-escape-a-practical-compendium-of-portal-fantasies/
This is seriously one of the funnest talks I have listened to in a long time. Machine Learning (A.I.) is scary and used too often, but why is it scary?
Title: Q: Why Do Keynote Speakers Keep Suggesting That Improving Security Is Possible?
A: Because Keynote Speakers Make Bad Life Decisions and Are Poor Role Models
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I really don't like how a lot of the pro-advertising arguments kind of take advertising as a foregone conclusion. We must have ads, you must consume ads, ads must exist; and because ads are inevitable, we have to come up with better ways to make you watch ads.
To hell with ads!
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