We looked inside some of the tweets by @themoko and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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I wrote an op-ed in the NYT and who knows if I will ever make it back into the NYT so I'm going to tweet this a final time and then start fresh tomorrow with super insightful tweets about dumb tech stuff and bands I like that no one listens to anymore.
Replying to @themoko
I agree with this entirely. I think the problem traces back to the introduction of the News Feed. People forget Facebook once existed without it. I vividly recall having a vigorous argument with Zuckerberg about the dangers vs. the value of the then-newly-launching News Feed.
In fairness, who hasn't done this? "Dorsey had sent a rapper his beard shavings to make him an amulet that would protect him from evildoers." https://www.spin.com/2018/12/jack-dorsey-azealia-banks-hair-amulet/?amp=1&__twitter_impression=true …
Is it just me or is @nytimestech on 🔥 these past six months? So so good.
FB: "Advertiser: target users using age, loc, gender, demo, interests, behaviors" Advertiser: Creates ad targeting 30-32 yo Hispanic women in San Jose, college degree who like tennis. 150 buyers, success! FB to users: "we never sell your data, it's not semantics." Press:
From me, to you, with love. My latest.
Don't worry you guys. I found it. The least appetizing pizza store name and logo.
Imagine: ex-wife interrupts set of her hugely popular husband to beg him to come back. We'd call her crazy. But if a man does it it's romantic and we cheer along. Offset Crashes Cardi B's Set to Beg for Her Back — and She Kicks Him Off the Stage
Your stripper name is your favorite salad dressing and the thing about you that most disappoints your parents
Balsamic Never Calls
And this week’s prize for dumbest Brexit take goes to @PwC : “Brexit could be the trigger the UK needs to embrace the fourth industrial revolution and unlock the potential of blockchain “ https://www.pwc.co.uk/blockchain/blockchain-bringing-transparency-to-brexit.html …
L'Américaine @themoko, ancienne directrice de la communication chez #Google, livre un portrait féroce d'une grande entreprise de la Silicon Valley dictée par le patriarcat et la mégalomanie. https://www.terrafemina.com/article/google-l-ex-vice-presidente-jessica-powell-denonce-le-sexisme-de-la-silicon-valley_a347140/1 …
En français !
@Kate_F_Mason does it only apply to the press or could a regular citizen also face issues?
Australian friends, how does a gag order work wrt social media commentary? Will Twitter geo block ? Assume not bc that would be crazy but..curious https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/lifestyle/style/a-top-cardinals-sex-abuse-conviction-is-huge-news-in-australia-but-the-media-cant-report-it-there/2018/12/12/49c0eb68-fe27-11e8-83c0-b06139e540e5_story.html?utm_term=.a3d392ed2367&__twitter_impression=true …
Hands-down best lede: "A “hi-tech robot” shown on Russian state television has turned out to be a man in a suit." @guardian
Questionable inventions of 2018: iPad toilet paper holder, self-stirring coffee mugs, and Congressional hearings of Internet companies
A lot of people are bemoaning this as a sign no relationship can succeed. You are missing the point people. There’s now a totally eligible 300 year old pirate ghost on the market! https://www.irishpost.com/news/irish-woman-married-ghost-300-year-old-pirate-says-split-162579?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=article&utm_medium=web … via @theirishpost
“Galt was one of the Valley’s hottest startups, famous for having created a bunch of apps and tools that eliminated the tedium of journalism, research, essays, and speeches ... @themoko https://medium.com/p/36fbed0268cf #chirp
Replying to @themoko
I thought exactly that when I saw his tweet next to one asking for measures regarding xenophobic growth on Twitter regarding the Central American migrants in Mexico :(
For my birthday this year, I did a 10-day silent vipassana meditation, this time in Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar 🇲🇲. We went into silence on the night of my birthday, the 19th. Here’s what I know 👇🏼
I don't even know why people like me write satire when real life does a much better job at making the point.
every time i go to write "grateful" i always pause and convince myself it must be "greatful," all because the grateful dead existed and i always assumed they were stoned and being creative when they came up with the name