Elasticsearch and Kibana are now business risks
If your organisation uses the open source versions of either Elasticsearch or Kibana in its products or projects, it is now at risk of being forced to release its intellectual property under terms dictated by another.
25 Years of Pixar’s Vibrant, Emotional Color Palettes
Revised and expanded, The Art of Pixar gathers color scripts from the studio’s short and feature films, mapping out the emotional beats of each story in lush hues.
YARH.IO Micro 2 Raspberry Pi 3B+ Hacker’s Linux Handheld
YARH.IO Micro 2 Raspberry Pi 3B+ Hacker’s Linux Handheld
I quite like to break things. While I’m not a QA or security professional, I have developed a knack for doing “stupid” things with software which causes it to malfunction. Some developer friends of mine have lamented that they didn’t show me software before they released it. Because I sometimes find…
TimeTagger - Tag your time, get the insight
An open source time tracker that feels lightweight and has powerful reporting.
Windows 10 bug corrupts your hard drive on seeing this file’s icon
An unpatched zero-day in Microsoft Windows 10 allows attackers to corrupt an NTFS-formatted hard drive with a one-line command.
Thou shalt not run a database inside a container - Sysadmin 4 lyfe
This blog covers various issues I encounter and the (sometimes creative) solutions I apply.
Tiny data-over-sound library. Contribute to ggerganov/ggwave development by creating an account on GitHub.

Alternative lightweight UI library to modern day frameworks : https://mithril.js.org/ https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=25800754

The Problem with Gradle
Running a fake power plant on the internet for a month
People think of the internet as a host for services like banking websites, blogs and social networks. However, this is only a small part of everything connected. The internet is home to a big range of systems…
BitLocker Lockscreen bypass
BitLocker is a modern data protection feature that is deeply integrated in the Windows kernel. It is used by many corporations as a means of protecting company secrets in case of theft. Microsoft recommends that you have a Trusted Platform Module which can do some of the heavy cryptographic lifting …
A fresh new avenue for Google to kill your SaaS startup
Google Safe Browsing is a Google program that can blacklist any website or SaaS application in Google Chrome and other browsers and platforms.
Code Budgets
How much does a line of code cost? The naive answer is that it costs nothing. Bytes are free -- or as close to freeas we can come. But it has to cost something. After all, it took time to typein, right? So that takes us to our first rule of “Code Economics”: the cost of aline of code is measured…
Airbyte is an open-source EL(T) platform that helps you consolidate your data in your warehouses, lakes and databases. - airbytehq/airbyte
Building DigitalOcean’s API gateway - Maurício Linhares’ ramblings
technology blog about ruby, scala, java, golang, software engineering and programming in general
A Week With Plan 9
In the first week of 2021 I took the Unix kool-aid acid test and spent a week studying Plan 9 from Bell Labs. See how I got on with the Sagrada Familia of Operating System design.
The Complete Developer’s Guide to Airtable
A deep dive into all the ways to build on Airtable.