A Thinkpad 701C would be interesting to use in 2018 ?
@jeremycherfas lots of this stuff is all behind a paywall, so The Wayback Machine won't really work here. I'm pushing back with a lot of silliness, but most of the managers involved are trying really, really hard to appear "knowledgeable and helpful" …
@sumudu ah, gotcha. Hope my blog and all of its tech stuff recently isn't an issue …
@sumudu yep. Just finished one meeting about half an hour ago. Another is lined up in 45 minutes. Then I have another set up for 10:30am local time, which is about 7:30pm for the person I'll be talking to. Fun! 🤐
A handout to the rich is called an "incentive" but an incentive to the poor is called a "handout".
@sumudu s'all good. You're awake rather late, no?
@sumudu ah, I use the Downloads directory for that purpose :P
Just destroyed the mood in the meeting by letting everyone know that most of their data collection goals fall afoul of GDPR. Now people are trying to find workarounds … ?
@sumudu s'all good. If you can find what you need when you need it, then it's not a bad thing at all 🙂
Really, really not comfortable with how the company uses the web. The online textbooks and online practice pages have way, way too many tracking packages in place …