Labour HQ used Facebook ads to deceive Jeremy Corbyn during election campaign | News | The Times
Campaign chiefs at Labour HQ hoodwinked their own leader because they disapproved of some of Corbyn’s left-wing messages. They convinced him they were following his campaign plans by spending just £5,000 on adverts solely designed to be seen by Corbyn, his aides and their favourite journalists, while pouring far more money into adverts with a different message for ordinary voters.
(tags: advertising politics crazy facebook jeremy-corbyn microtargeting ads uk labour-party)
15 Key Takeaways from the Serverless Talk at AWS Startup Day
Best current practices for AWS Lambda usage. (still pretty messy/hacky/Rube-Goldberg-y from the looks of it tbh)
niftierideology on twitter:
Haskell is very simple. Everything is composed of Functads which are themselves a Tormund of Gurmoids, usually defined over the Devons. All you have to do is stick one Devon inside a Tormund and it yields Reverse Functads (Actually Functoids) you use to generate Unbound Gurmoids.
(tags: haskell functors functads tormund-of-gurmoids jargon funny satire coding languages)