"I Oversaw the US Nuclear Power Industry. Now I Think It Should Be Banned." https://www.commondreams.org/views/2019/05/17/i-oversaw-us-nuclear-power-industry-now-i-think-it-should-be-banned
Dear Kaiser Permanente, why is there a Doubleclick tracker on your website displaying confidential personal health care information? @aboutKP https://upon2020.com/blog/2019/05/so-kaiser-permanente-has-google-doubleclick-ad-trackers-on-their-site-displaying-my-patient-information/ #privacy #hipaa #tracking
Tech #interview question: I give you two hash tables, tell me the difference. I expect: a bunch of questions, and a white board implementation that progresses from simple values to something recursive. Bonus: discussion of structure of appropriate return values.
Nextcloud 16, and new versions of Mediawiki, Wordpress, others, now available on UBOS. https://ubos.net/blog/2019/05/09/apps-update.html
@google is kicking their “partners” out of their #IoT plans. Hope nobody is surprised. https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/07/google-to-end-works-with-nest/
HestiaPi -- an open alternative to the Nest Thermostat -- is crowdfunding. #IoT https://www.crowdsupply.com/makeopenstuff/hestiapi-touch
Hosted a session on recovering from personal data disaster with Paradux at #iiw. Those guys asked some hard questions! I think Paradux remained unscathed, and some new ideas popped up. Great!!
Usually I write the code before the slides. There are exceptions. #hurrying
Atlassian security advisory from version 2.x to version 6.x. Oh, oh. https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/confluence-security-advisory-2019-04-17-968660855.html
A cool research project for somebody aspiring with a 3D printer. Blogged. https://upon2020.com/blog/2019/04/a-cool-research-project-for-somebody-aspiring-with-a-3d-printer/
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