Internet Security

How the NSA betrayed the world’s trust — time to act | Mikko Hypponen Mikko Hypponen: Three types of online attack Mikko Hypponen: Fighting viruses, defending the net The Internet is on fire | Mikko Hypponen | TEDxBrussels

Composition over inheritance

Favor object composition over class inheritance. The problem with object-oriented languages is they’ve got all this implicit environment that they carry around with them. You wanted a banana but what you got was a gorilla holding the banana and the entire jungle.

Free Resources

All Resources -> Business <- FREE WEBSITE HTML5 UP: Responsive HTML5 and CSS3 site templates. Bootswatch: Free themes for Bootstrap. Templated: A collection of 845 free CSS & HTML5 site templates. WordPress.org | WordPress.com: Create your new website for free. Strikingly: Free, unlimited mobile optimized websites for strikingly domains. Layers: A WordPress site builder so…

Website Credibility

1. Make it easy to verify the accuracy of the information on your site. You can build web site credibility by providing third-party support (citations, references, source material) for information you present, especially if you link to this evidence. Even if people don’t follow these links, you’ve shown confidence in your material. 2. Show that…

How it feels to learn JavaScript in 2016

How it feels to learn JavaScript in 2016 Edit: Thanks for pointing typos and mistakes, I’ll update the article as noted. Discussion in HackerNews and Reddit. The following is inspired by the article “It’s the future” from Circle CI. You can read the original here. This piece is just an opinion, and like any JavaScript framework,…

It’s The Future

Hey, my boss said to talk to you – I hear you know a lot about web apps? -Yeah, I’m more of a distributed systems guy now. I’m just back from ContainerCamp and Gluecon and I’m going to Dockercon next week. Really excited about the way the industry is moving – making everything simpler and…