Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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July 20th, 2018

NewtonMark New rule: Any consulting company the Australian Government chooses as an outsourcer should under no circumstances be used by anyone else.

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@NewtonMark @dobes Meh. ZDNet has people in Singapore, and I’ll also read the Straits Times. I’ll take it easy for the time being.

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@NewtonMark Oh well, I guess I know what I’ll be focusing on for another few days at least, eh @dobes?

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@NewtonMark HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. [Deep breath] HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA.

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pantsahoy sixk pic.twitter.com/RZGVWcK8Nx

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drawjosh *gets up in the morning*
blogger: I HAVE HACKED TIME pic.twitter.com/VkF5P6ok6V

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Very @dobes @rohan_p @davidgerard, but then it always is. Every day. Every goddam fucking day.

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… I think that at two minutes it’s broken the speed record for some twat proposing blockchain as the solution*…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JW

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Not only is this timely news for Australia… twitter.com/BBCBreaking/st…

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@NewtonMark It’s not worth the effort of taking a screenshot.

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@vealmince I find that very hard to believe.

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@vealmince Gosh, you read all the way to the end!

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@jimboot @mpesce Depends what your aim is. I haven’t been following the story because I’ve had enough other things to keep me busy.

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JoshButler sorry guys, apparently it’s official now - ‘parma’ (good and true) is correct, ‘parmi’ (dumb and wrong) incorrect…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…40

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johnthelutheran Just Say No to Ba d k ern in g twitter.com/FrJoshuaBell/s…

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TomChivers Mate I’ve got enough going on without worrying about butterflies’ mental health twitter.com/thetimes/statu…

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@ozcjr @bengrubb But your core point is accurate as far as I understand it. Any claim by AHDA or Hunt that a court..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bI

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@ozcjr @bengrubb No, the law is pretty clear. Whether to allow access or not is the ADHA’s choice on a case-by-case..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UE

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MikeStuchbery_ in 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on the surface of the moon, thereby being the first humans..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Q6

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Manglewood May I present to you this magnificent accidental goatse. pic.twitter.com/UXIEoPLK5H

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I’m liking “silvery cathedral of Cupertino-focused consumption” though, @dobes.

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“Community activation space”, oh give me strength! twitter.com/zdnetaustralia…

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joshgnosis I read this like “you can trip on eggplant?” twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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expectproblems @CptHollingworth @acegiak Here you go. This is canonical now. pic.twitter.com/ZkEZ7ig258

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“You know that Values test of yours? Did you ever take that test yourself?” twitter.com/GuardianAus/st…

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@dobes @JustJimWillDo The plus side is that someone is making 0.00003 BTC an hour on your machine.

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adamgdunn As someone who has spent some time on machine learning and public health, this is a double punch. Please name names..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dS

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@dobes @JustJimWillDo My computer has run smoothly all day. Just sayin’.

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ATTENTION! The @JonathanPieNews live show is now available for download in HD or SD for £7.50…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0H

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@parsect @zdnetaustralia Yeah, I saw that, and I think the interpretation is wrong. I’m pretty sure it means the in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iR

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@trentyarwood @zdnetaustralia Thank you. I need to be careful, though, or I’ll start to get a reputation for being balanced.

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TheOnion Grown Man Who Owns Bane Action Figure Has Love To Give trib.al/Ex5NjOL pic.twitter.com/nggK1rlnkG

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Me at @zdnetaustralia with today’s exciting instalment: “My Health Record opt-out debate is getting silly but gover..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CC

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trentyarwood @jpwarren @stilgherrian What do you call project planning that’s so agile that you don’t even have goals?

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@patstokes I rewatched all the “The League of Gentlemen” on @ABCiview recently. That help up, mostly. Maybe that so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oi

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Oh no. “Scarfolk blog to be turned into TV comedy drama” comedy.co.uk/tv/news/3188/s… “Creator Richard Littler is workin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y5

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@Rashas_Mo @Scarfolk Ah. Is it on the Tube of Ewes, or elsewhere?

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@Rashas_Mo @Scarfolk I did not realise that it had become a thing. Thank you, I shall investigate.

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spmccomish Here’s a nice photo from the north-west without any politicians in it. pic.twitter.com/Ugdf2enJU9

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sgtjanedoe Same but I call it “logging on to Twitter”. twitter.com/ChrisMegerian/…

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Is it a rabbit? Or is it an owl?

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TawarRazaghi SMH push notifications giving the ABC a run for its money! pic.twitter.com/Hh976GV5Xr

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  CAN FIT LIKE A
  LOTTA DIFFERENT
  LETTERS ON I..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QA

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Looking for something fun* to read? Why not try the @crikey_news series Prying Eyes? You might even learn something. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@paulkidd The Picnic Island Animal Disease Center sounds like a wonderful place.

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@Rashas_Mo @dobes Good thinking. Of maybe cyberdig, pronounced cyberdij.

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There goes my plan for the weekend. twitter.com/CrimeADay/stat…

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joelymack “We are British. We can do anything. We made the fucking Titanic!!”

Direct quote, said to me, face to face, 5 minu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9R

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@dobes This is an excellent word, and I propose using as often as possible.

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Column filed for @zdnetaustralia. It contains daft claims and pathetic denials.

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“Top 10 most awkward questions about the MHR” at @themedicalrepublic medicalrepublic.com.au/top-10-awkward…

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trentyarwood When someone who’s been in charge of your government’s digital transformation department says this about your huge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z5

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paul_shetler Canberra Times is right. IMO, at bare minimum, DHA should reset the programme, go back to opt-in, fix the flawed se..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r0

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Kasparov63 Like any good real-estate dealer, Trump wants to give Putin a personal tour of the house he bought online. twitter.com/nytimes/status…

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nils_gilman But what about the middle and bottom researchers, hm? twitter.com/qz/status/1020…

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Hurrah! A truck just delivered a bunch more cylinders of LPG. That’s the weekend entertainment sorted.

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@dobes I believe the shed had a padlock, though, so all good.

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@dobes This was some years ago, obviously, but recent enough for the word “cloud” to be used.

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@dobes Heh. Cool. Did I ever tell you about the company trying to flog a cloud-based contractor management system t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M6

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nils_gilman What a time to be alive twitter.com/carolecadwalla…

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@dobes Medical Records to the Cabinet! An NBN of Doctors!

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“My Health Record opt-outs will not sink system: Turnbull” by @dobes zdnet.com/article/my-hea…

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Pinboard Ask yourself: am I even good enough to suffer from impostor syndrome?

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literalshipley Bad news for Twitter dot com twitter.com/crimeaday/stat…

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@jmfarrow I haven’t thought about how the law works there, but given the wide-ranging access for various government..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aH

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@mhlkong I’m not a tax lawyer. But real estate is subject to capital gains tax (CGT) upon sale, with an exemption f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rw

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@jmfarrow Oh I’m sure that would never* happen.

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Yeah this is actually top-shelf schadenfreude. Drink responsibly. twitter.com/Picketer/statu…

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Hahahaha! People turning their house into a business shocked to find it’s now a business. I’m guessing their insura..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cf

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Mildred! I’m gonna need some more popcorn! twitter.com/NatSecGeek/sta…

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@haruki_zaemon That’s an excellent question, but it’s one that I haven’t seen being asked yet.

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The data remains on the system, “in case you change your mind”, but flagged as inaccessible*. Until 30 years after..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uI

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patriot_snopes How racist it is to do various ethnic voices:

Black: Very racist
Latino: Kind of racist
Asian: Still racist but de..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xe

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Yes. I’ve tweeted this a couple times already, but it really is worth reading. twitter.com/ellyhowse/stat…

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Fri plan, confirmed: Read some more My Health Record stuff, then write for @zdnetaustralia; administrivia and comms..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…p8

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@reselsnark You can put that down to my eternal and very well known faith in the human spirit.

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A thread with more specific details, concluding with a conclusion. twitter.com/trentyarwood/s…

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@staticsan I am being told similar things, and in more specific detail, privately.

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@reselsnark Well she’s representing a rural health lobby group, so they’re only seeing it through their lens.

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This is not quality data risk analysis. Please disregard. twitter.com/abcnews/status…

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@dobes @JustJimWillDo You’re not so special, Snowflake.

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@gabyblech Considered by whom? Could this perhaps be highlighting a mismatch of viewpoints? At least some people cl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…n0

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“Worries about privacy, information security and the medical utility of the revamped records have grown considerabl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O9

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“The e-health backlash shows that a lot of people now disagree with the government’s view that the records are in t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wY

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I thoroughly recommend @Stevie_Easton’s “When nudge comes to shove: making e-health opt-out was always a risky vent..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…N9

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People are talking past each other.

Medicos: This is good for you.
Some punters: I’m worried about X.
Politicians:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BK

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My gripes about comms are aimed more at the govt, not the medical professions, but plenty of people now feel this h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SY

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Putting aside the name-calling of “privacy ideologues” — really? — I reckon it’s this sort of we-know-better-than-ytwitter.com/i/web/status/1…OALa

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alexwright174 To the man who tried to force his way through closing tube doors, got his head stuck as they repeatedly closed on i..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tS

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@servantofchaos @_darrensmith @eskimo_sparky @gregdwyer Thanks, Gavin. Hope that’s a helpful starting-point, Darren.

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@RealNickHodge Much better, though that first one I’ll be watching a bit later. Ta.

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Fri plan, outline draft: Slow start, with fried rice; read some more My Health Record stuff, then write for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ua

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It’s a very stay-indoors day today, I think. pic.twitter.com/lDkJa4gxnx

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@_darrensmith Interesting question. Not off the top of my head. @servantofchaos may know. I’d search Twitter for ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V5

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kylegriffin1 Remarkable reaction:
@mitchellreports: The W.H. has announced on Twitter that Vladimir Putin is coming to the W.H…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cD

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@RealNickHodge This B-47 better be doing a LABS run or I’m not watching the video.

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Friday. Put them all into sacks. Friday.

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