some ancient history. I’d forgotten about this nomenclature
“Apple changing the behavior of `NSData -description` in iOS 13 could break push notification registration for thousands of apps. Beyond the immediate concern for existing apps, this is an interesting case study in how to handle long-standing, widespread misuse of an API.” This is messy. Not a good API design decision from Apple
The pursuit of money from wealthy donors distorts the research process—and yields flashy projects that don’t help and don’t work.