Author Archives: jshoyer

inspire me

 

Thank you, WordPress, for autogenerating this post. If the image showed up in my browser, I might write about it. Fortunately it shows up when I preview the post.

This safe makes me wonder: just how secure is WordPress? Perhaps it is possible to set up 2-factor authentication? Also calls to mind the metaphor of my content getting “locked in” to the WordPress platform.

I wonder how dwaver.wordpress.com violated the terms of service, or why else it might have been archived.

A picture is worth 1000 words. This safe has been through a lot. Tell its story. Image credit: “safe” – © 2007 Paul Keller – made available under Attribution 2.0 Generic

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Yellow world!

A link to my ORCID page — gotta push up in the page rankings!

Why do people use WordPress anyway? Should I use it? I started this mainly to domain-squat (and to  comment on WordPress blogs). I am sorry to J. Shoyer and any others who may have wanted this name.

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Phrases that annoy me: big data, next-generation sequencing.

The phrase ‘data science’ doesn’t annoy me, but it does make me take the utterer less seriously, unless they are actively working to bring about William Cleveland’s ideas.