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Cloud providers found to be leaking data cross-customer via dirty disks.

Cloud providers found to be leaking data cross-customer via dirty disks.

Context
During our research last year into Cloud Node security here we identified a security vulnerability affecting some customers at Rackspace and at VPS.NET, which were two out of the four providers we tes...

Syndicated 2012-04-25 21:57:14 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

The Invention of Jaywalking

The Invention of Jaywalking
The forgotten history of how the auto industry won the right of way for cars.

Syndicated 2012-04-25 16:17:34 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Piled Higher and Deeper Movie - Site

Piled Higher and Deeper Movie - Site
Welcome to the PHD Movie website! **Update: English subtitles now available! The PHD Movie is the independently-produced live-action adaptation of the online comic strip Piled Higher and Deeper. Filme...

Syndicated 2012-04-23 13:31:48 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Reshared post from The Linux Foundation Support Linux by sharing this video! Together we can e...

Support Linux by sharing this video! Together we can educate the masses on how the largest collaborative development project in this history of computing is built.


Syndicated 2012-04-20 21:52:18 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Lots of neat ideas in here. Don't forget to try out the flash map generator!

Lots of neat ideas in here. Don't forget to try out the flash map generator!

Polygonal Map Generation for Games
I wanted to generate interesting game maps that weren't constrained to be realistic, and I wanted to try some techniques I hadn't tried before. I usually make tile maps but this time I decided...

Syndicated 2012-04-20 18:40:50 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

You need to try this.

You need to try this.

Diagramly - Draw Diagrams Online
Diagramly is a free online diagram drawing application for workflow, BPM, org charts, UML, ER, network diagrams

Syndicated 2012-04-19 18:17:55 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

Concurrency is certainly the killer app for functional programming.

Concurrency is certainly the killer app for functional programming.

The Downfall of Imperative Programming | FP Complete
Imperative programming is in my bloodstream. I've been a C++ programmer for most of my life. I wrote a book about C++. I helped Andrei and Walter design an imperative language D. If I dabbled in f...

Syndicated 2012-04-09 20:26:19 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

If I ever take leave of my senses and buy a tablet computer and try to code on it, this looks lik...

If I ever take leave of my senses and buy a tablet computer and try to code on it, this looks like the app for me.


Syndicated 2012-04-05 14:06:24 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

This one was good too. I think I have a use for these learning software agents.

This one was good too. I think I have a use for these learning software agents.

InfoQ: We Really Don't Know How To Compute!
Gerald Jay Sussman compares our computational skills with the genome, concluding that we are way behind in creating complex systems such as living organisms, and proposing a few areas of improvement.

Syndicated 2012-04-04 23:05:45 from Plus Public Activity Feed for David Barksdale

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