Malware in open-source web extensions
On February 4, millions of browser tabs weresuddenly terminated. Not everyone was surprised; the dozen people who spent the lastfour months waiting for this tragedy to occur watched in relief as thefirst in a rapid stream of GitHubcomments began pouring in. The Great Suspender, a Chrome exte…
“User Engagement” Is Code For “Addiction”
There is something about social media that human beings are not psychologically prepared for. It is a perverse and unnatural abstraction of human social community to which our brain does not react…
Many Small Queries Are Efficient In SQLite
apankrat/nullboard
Nullboard is a minimalist kanban board, focused on compactness and readability. - apankrat/nullboard
AirPods as a Platform
01 Intro One of the favorite activities of tech analysts, VCs and similar Twitter armchair experts is to predict what the next big technology platform might be. The usual suspects that come up in these conversations are VR/AR, crypto, smart speakers and similar IoT devices. A new contestant th
Mining Bitcoin with pencil and paper: 0.67 hashes per day
This article is now available in Japanese: 紙と鉛筆でビットコインをマイニング:1日に0.67ハッシュ and Russian: Майним Bitcoin с помощью бумаги и ручки . I decided...
Minimally Invasive (and More Accurate) Analytics: GoAccess and Athena/SQL
A privacy and GDPR-friendly approach to producing basic and complex site analytics, and one which is more accurate in an age when adblockers reign supreme.
Build a Compiler Bomb
Introduction You’re probably familiar with zip bombs, XML bombs, etc. Put simply, they are (relatively) small files which produce enormous output when interpreted by naïve software. The challenge ...
GTAmodding/re3
GTA III, Vice City. Contribute to GTAmodding/re3 development by creating an account on GitHub.
Introduction - OWASP Cheat Sheet Series
Website with the collection of all the cheat sheets of the project.
upgundecha/howtheysre
A curated collection of publicly available resources on how technology and tech-savvy organizations around the world practice Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) - upgundecha/howtheysre