But the stories of our friendships are now more than ever played out through the filter of a computer screen.My most life-altering group friendship lived and breathed in the not-quite-hallowed halls of our group chat.I’m not going to talk about the stupidity of their algorithm which focuses on getting the most money from a client rather than providing the best service. You see, I actually managed to make money from Upwork, you can see my profile here — ( was doing quite well, I even made a video demonstrating my skills, specifically for Upwork.It became one of my main income streams and ways to gain leads.
Computer scientists and mathematicians often vocalize it as star (as, for example, in the A* search algorithm or C*-algebra).
Group chat became, for us, both a quiet backdrop to our lives and an eventual cache of all our major life moments contained in a thread of over 100,000 messages.
She was telling a lot of stories from her weird sexual life. But on my birthday, she gave me a flyer to BDSM club of Madam Vinson.
I’m not going to get into the additional fees they charge, the poor support they offer, the weak quality of jobs they have.
I’m not going to talk about the impossibility of competition they offer due to being seriously undercut by those that live in countries with lower costs of living.