Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Berlin, Germany

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January 28th, 2018

leonceundlena Mir ist langweilig in dem Sinne, dass ich nicht arbeiten will, in dem Sinne, dass ich Respekt vor dem Dokument habe, im Sinne von hohen Selbstansprüchen.

via Twitter Lite (retweeted on 7:44 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

hmason This way, someone looking for me might see 100 impersonator bots, but they would also see 100s of my bots, all pointing back to the real @hmason.

This shouldn't be easy. All I needed was a rotating set of IPs and a headless browser.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:24 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

hmason The impersonator's namespace was very predictable (it was always "hmason[a-z0-9*]". I wrote my own bot creation script to fill up all of the available usernames in that namespace before the impersonators could.

It took less than an hour.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:24 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

hmason I did two things. 1) I got the help of a friend who was a Twitter engineer. This is apparently the only way to solve the problem.

2) I started making my own bots.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:24 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

Bitte nicht mehr Telepräsenzroboter sagen, sondern Fernseier.

via Twitter for Android

“There’s a mass influx of newcomers to our field and we’re equipping them with little more than folklore and pre-trained deep nets, then asking them to innovate.”

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“Before these theories of light were unified in stack of abstractions, each theory had to start with a fundamental concept of light from the ground up. This involves making up a fresh set of unrealistic assumptions.”

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I really like the deepnet-lens analogy, not least because my sister is into lenses and this might help me understand better what she does. twitter.com/drfeifei/statu…

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gomringador grausen
grausen und gefahren

gefahren
gefahren und asche

grausen
grausen und asche

grausen und gefahren und asche und
ein techniker ist informiert

via gomringador (retweeted on 1:09 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

Primsummandenzerlegung

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"Glaub ich dir gern, dass Laufen dir guttut! So wie Heroin nem Heroinabhängigen guttut."

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PeterGilles Schön, wie sich Straßennamen mit präpositionalen Anfängen im Westen konzentrieren. share.zeit.de/-/apps/strasse…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:04 PM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

martinlindner (0) Zur -Debatte habe ich als etwas eingerosteter (Ex-)Literaturwissenschaftler ein Gutachten in 31 Tweets verfasst. Hier der Thread,wWenn die KollegInnen das nicht hinbekommen. (Wieso eigentlich nicht?)

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:43 AM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

GabrielBerlin So Leute Geisterstunde

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:28 AM, Jan 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

mspro schlimm, wie diese sperrigen leihräder überall in den innenstädten den platzsparenden wie ökologisch unbedenklichen individuellen autoverkehr behindern. gut, dass köln was unternimmt! twitter.com/radkomm/status…

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