Archivi Categorie: Visto nel Web

Visto nel Web – 363

Lista lunghissima (non tutta controllata, confesso) ma c’era tanto da wedere nel Web 😜

“Hackett: a metaprogrammable Haskell” by Alexis King @lexi_lambda
language Racket | programmazione funzionale
::: strangeloop_stl

Die Flash, die! Hackers hide cryptocurrency mining malware in Adobe Flash updates
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: manisha72617183

GoodFORM – Free and Open Redis modules
open source
::: GoodFORM

A Spectrum of Type Soundness and Performance
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Programming Research Laboratory

RIP Greg Stafford, a Fundamental Personage of the RPG Industry
games
::: Slashdot

For who have followed our evolution, we hope this announcement will be viewed as the next logical step for a company that is firmly committed to #Linux and #opensource
Linux
::: anBenedetti

TypedFastBitSet.js Speed-optimized BitSet implementation for modern browsers and JavaScript engines, uses typed arrays
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

Today I learned that the reason many people pronounce SQL as “Sequel” is probably because that was the original name! SEQUEL = Structured English QUEry Language
storia
::: olebegemann

Started building wheels for all our Python packages
Python
::: _inesmontani

Top 10 Data Science Techniques – Useful overview
dati, raccolta
::: mariofusco

Fake news narrative seems to be providing cover for authoritarian regulation and orchestrated flagging of Facebook posts in Bangladesh. Everything is great
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | censura | politica
::: Mantzarlis

You Can Now Run Ubuntu 18.04 on Raspberry Pi 3 with BunsenLabs’ Helium Desktop
sistemi operativi
::: dcavedon

Silicon Valley’s Saudi Arabia Problem
politica | economia
::: Slashdot ::: FrankPasquale

Twitter Under Formal Investigation for How It Tracks Users in the GDPR Era
Twitter | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi ::: Slashdot

In Egypt a Facebook video denouncing sexual harassment can land you in jail for months or even years, under inhumane conditions — all in the name of “fighting fake news”
social media | politica
::: fabiochiusi

How do people perceive snaps? How well accepted are snaps in software development circles? Today, we’d like to share some of these figures
Ubuntu | applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

The Magic Leap Con
ditte | ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

#Facebook and #Twitter both launched massive purges of “misinformation” accounts in the last few days. In unison. They are separate companies, so either they coordinated with each other (bad), or they were both supplied with the same list by the government (worse)
social media | censura
::: OffGuardian0 ::: caitoz

Thieves and Geeks: Russian and Chinese Hacking Communities
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: newsycombinator

#fakenews Odio e disinformazione sul web, la #Cgil è nel mirino
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: sdallagata

Software Freedom Conservancy Shares Thoughts on Microsoft Joining Open Invention Network’s Patent Non-Aggression Pact
open source
::: Slashdot

Xorshift1024*, Xorshift1024+, Xorshift128+ and Xoroshiro128+ Fail Statistical Tests for Linearity (“We report that these scrambled generators systematically fail Big Crush (…)
bug
::: lemire

What’s the one useful piece of advice you got when learning a new/difficult programming language?
linguaggi di programmazione
::: manisha72617183

Design decisions for an unblockable journal Thank you: @racketlang @IPFSbot @greghendershott !
language Racket
::: Exospheric9

“scikit” is not an acceptable shorthand for “scikit-learn”
Python
::: jakevdp

An introduction to Ansible Operators in Kubernetes
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Go command and packages cheat sheet
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

If it was not clear enough: DO NOT buy @Huawei phones. NEVER
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fs0c131y

Running Linux containers as a non-root with Podman
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Important story from @sheeraf on what we Americans do to our own politics with bogus Facebook pages linked to clickbait websites — without Russian assistance
Facebook
::: ScottShaneNYT ::: jacopo_iacoboni

My post on Lisp. It’s basically a long explanation of that xkcd comic where Lisp is the key to understanding the structure of the universe. When and why did people start talking about Lisp that way?
inizia quasi lolloso ma poi si scoère un grande post 💥😁
storia | lisp(s)
::: TwoBitHistory

I love this. Can we have more tiny phones that just do Google maps and send text messages, thanks
dispositivi mobili
::: wesmckinn

More on Assange: Journalist @Cascabelito09, who previously published security cam footage from inside the Ecuadorean Embassy, says he has obtained a copy of the nine-page protocol that now governs Julian’s behavior inside the building
Web, Internet
::: razhael

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies of Cancer At Age 65
protagonisti
::: Slashdot ::: ComputerHistory ::: PaulGAllen ::: BerkeleySETI ::: JohnPaczkowski ::: Microsoft ::: IEEESpectrum ::: IEEESpectrum ::: Slashdot ::: nicolaiarocci

Microsoft To Disable TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 Support in Edge and Internet Explorer
à:web
::: Slashdot ::: tlsallthethings

Another awesome project in @racketlang
language Racket
::: pocmatos

99.7 Percent of Unique FCC Comments Favored Net Neutrality, Independent Analysis Finds
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Facebook To Ban Misinformation On Voting In Upcoming US Elections
Facebook | frodi | politica
::: Slashdot

Google is working on a new search engine code-named “Dragonfly” that will aid China’s effort to censor information from its citizenry. As a former Google engineer I wanted to share some information on what it’s like to be inside Google as these decisions are made
censura | Google
::: real_vijay ::: Slashdot

Former Google+ UI Designer Suggests Inept Management Played Role In Demise
Google | social media
::: Slashdot

An incredibly ambitious project to archive all software source code, *and* all commits, to preserve it for future historians
storia
::: _wilfredh ::: ShriramKMurthi

The New and Improved MacBook Keyboards Have the Same Old Problems
hardware
::: Slashdot

Cyber Tests Showed ‘Nearly All’ New Pentagon Weapons Vulnerable To Attack
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MartensJD

Is anyone interested in being paid to develop new features for SBCL / port it to a new platform? #lisp
lisp(s)
::: stylewarning ::: stylewarning

The Full Photoshop CC Is Coming To the iPad In 2019
il ‘puter è sempre più diverso, o sono troppo vecchio
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

EU Internet Censorship Will Censor the Whole World’s Internet
censura | copyright e brevetti
::: dcavedon

Il 97,1% delle famiglie intervistate (20 mila in tutto) ha almeno un apparecchio televisivo, ma solo il 22,1% un pc desktop, il 48,1% un portatile e il 26,4% un tablet
tecnologia
::: fabiochiusi

Tech suffers from lack of humanities, says Mozilla head
economia
::: fabiochiusi

piwheels: Speedy Python package installation for the Raspberry Pi
Python
::: cialunet

Il problema più grande di Facebook
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: emenietti

Google To Charge Smartphone Makers For Google Play in Europe
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Journo friends (and everybody else, really): Please take the time to read this
novità | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: ThomNagy ::: fabiochiusi

When you are close to Seligenstadt in Germany, make sure you visit the Flipper- und Arcademuseum (@flipperarcade). Awesome place and great atmosphere!
storia | games
::: mikko

elementary OS 5 Juno is here. It’s more refined, more productive, and an even better platform for developers. We’ve majorly updated apps, made the desktop more productive with several new features, refined the overall look and feel, and a whole lot more
Linux distro
::: elementary

Easy apps with hyperHTML — 7, Testing
Web, Internet
::: pinguxx

Take part in the official Python Developers Survey 2018. Help us find out what the Python development world looks today and how it compares to last year
Python
::: ThePSF

New York Attorney General Expands Inquiry Into Net Neutrality Comments
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Facebook Could Use Data Collected From Its Portal In-Home Video Device To Target You With Ads
Facebook | ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot ::: emenietti

Validating UTF-8 bytes (Java edition)
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Time Protection: the Missing OS Abstraction
bug
::: graydon_pub

MongoDB Switches Up Its Open-Source License
open source
::: Slashdot

Qualcomm bets on 60-GHz Wi-Fi (broadcast at much higher frequencies than standard Wi-Fi), which could be used for high-speed downloads, or to sense the gestures of people in a room
Web, Internet
::: IEEESpectrum

Everyone put on your safety goggles: I’m about to use Racket units in anger
language Racket
::: lexi_lambda

Amazon Worker Pushes Bezos To Stop Selling Facial Recognition Tech To Police
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

Alex Stamos era il meglio che Facebook potesse avere. Lui ci ha provato, a cambiare le cose. E ha perso
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: MarietjeSchaake

I remember when a bug like this would define my whole week now I’m just like yeah everything was already ruined anyway I guess go ahead and just log into ssh why not
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: 0xabad1dea

Due to this lack of focus on weapon systems cybersecurity, DOD likely has an entire generation of systems that were designed and built without adequately considering cybersecurity
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IEEESpectrum

Linux (x86) Exploit Development Series
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Chrome 70 Arrives With Option To Disable Linked Sign-Ins, PWAs On Windows, and AV1 Decoder
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

“GNU Tools Cauldron 2018” (Slides, Videos and Notes). Gathering of GNU tools developers, working on the GNU toolchain: GCC, GDB, binutils, runtimes, etc.
tools, componenti software
::: b3h3m0th

A new report from @projectinfolit found that college students aren’t confident in their ability to tell real news from fake news on social media
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke

This explains the proliferation of scams targeting the elderly in Japan
frodi
::: fchollet

‘Do Not Track,’ the Privacy Tool Used By Millions of People, Doesn’t Do Anything
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Jack Dorsey on Twitter’s Role in Free Speech and Filter Bubbles
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

We already have nice things, and other reasons not to write in-house ops tools
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Browsing the web with Min, a minimalist open source web browser
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Facebook hack affected 3 million in Europe, creating the first big test for privacy regulation there
Facebook
::: emenietti

A significant new chapter in the Cambridge Analytica revelations. @JulietteGarside & @hilaryosborne have painstakingly investigated the company’s involvement with Henley & Partners & the sale of passports in the Caribbean. This is a whole new shitshow…
Facebook | frodi
::: carolecadwalla

Tech giants including Facebook, Google, Twitter and Mozilla have submitted plans to the European Commission outlining how they will abide by a code of practice against disinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Twitter spammed people’s phones with cryptic notifications
Twitter
::: emenietti

Twitter pubblica i dataset con più di 10 milioni di tweet, due milioni di immagini, gif e video, da parte di 3841 account dell’IRA, la troll factory russa (più altri 770 account iraniani) Bene. Ma la mia domanda è: perché solo ora?
Twitter
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: jacopo_iacoboni

Net Neutrality’s End Will Let Power Eat the Internet
Web, Internet
::: anxiaostudio

Super stoked to share with everyone this project I’ve been working on. I’ve implemented a garbage collector as a Rust library
linguaggi di programmazione
::: withoutboats

Facebook plays an outsized role in our society and our economy. They have a social and financial responsibility to be transparent – that’s why we’re demanding independence and accountability in the company’s boardroom
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

SSRN was recently acquired by… wait for it… Elsevier, which is a major opponent of free open-access scholarly publishing
open source
::: mattblaze

Sometimes I wish I had something in between a blog and twitter: something I could just post to stream-of-consciousness style as I play around with a new thing and learn about it, but without the extremely harsh length/formatting limitations of twitter
social media
::: lexi_lambda

Researcher Finds Simple Way of Backdooring Windows PCs and Nobody Notices for Ten Months
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

My experiences building a URL shortener with OCaml and ReasonML
linguaggi di programmazione
::: keleshev

80/82 Strange Loop videos are now posted
programming, codice, snippet
::: strangeloop_stl

Functional Programming Fundamentals
programmazione funzionale
::: CompSciFact

Can we know for sure than any Java String object can be serialized as UTF-8 and UTF-16?
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

If you find a bug, you should fix it right then & there
bug
::: RichRogersIoT

~10 million tweets that were potentially from state-backed operations by #Russia and #Iran are published by #Twitter, demonstrating the enormity of the misinformation campaigns of those two countries
Twitter | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: W7VOA

Facebook Lured Advertisers By Inflating Ad-watch Times Up To 900 Percent
Facebook | ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot ::: FrankPasquale

Trivial Authentication Bypass In Libssh Leaves Servers Wide Open
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

wow, this is the smartest, most comprehensive take I’ve seen on the unsealed lawsuit against Facebook and its impact on media strategy
Facebook
::: jason_kint

How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 18.10 from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Ubuntu
::: dcavedon ::: dcavedon ::: dcavedon ::: cialunet

The Future of the Cloud Depends On Magnetic Tape
hardware
::: Slashdot

Vectorized Emulation: Hardware accelerated taint tracking at 2 trillion instructions per second
hardware
::: johnregehr

how did I only learn today that ARM64 processors can be set to ignore the contents of the top byte of pointers, and that ASAN can exploit this?
hardware
::: johnregehr

It turns out that Facebook could in fact use data collected from its Portal in-home video device to target you with ads
Facebook
::: kashhill

Dozens of advertisements removed from Facebook for being political ahead of the November midterm elections did not appear to express any political view
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

I was contacted by this journalist and I gave my views on all the good work that it is been done in aviation security. Of course “good news” and reassurances in aviation security are not popular, therefore they are not covered and replaced by FUD
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AndreaBarisani

Stanford University: Why Online Voting Is a Danger to Democracy. Internet voting would be “a complete disaster.”
Web, Internet | politica
::: fpietrosanti

Being able to finally play with C# in a CLI REPL is awesome. Here I quickly wanted to make sure that a certain max value would fit into a long. It’s the small things
linguaggi di programmazione
::: nicolaiarocci ::: nicolaiarocci

Some neat Python stuff landing in Visual Studio in Q1 2019. Also nice much needed improvements to the test explorer and discovery service
#Py
::: nicolaiarocci

How reliable should we consider Google search results to be?
Google
::: _wilfredh

Superb article on building a real time rich text editor
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

Announcing the Raspberry Pi TV HAT: a tiny board that lets you receive, view, and stream DVB-T2 television broadcasts with your Raspberry Pi
hardware
::: Raspberry_Pi

TimelineJS: An interactive, JavaScript timeline building tool
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Alex Stamos, l’ex capo sicurezza Facebook, persona speciale, paragona quanto avvenuto (tra info ops e hack) nelle elezioni 2016 a Pearl Harbor e 9/11 (ma in Italia state tranquilli, i commentatori pro Casaleggio ci assicurano che non è successo niente)
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Adding new definitions remains a meta-interpreter action. You have to do it yourself, in Python, and wash your hands afterward
programmazione funzionale | Python | linguaggi di programmazione
::: wallingf

Number of Robocalls Placed in the US Surged By 50 Percent in the First Half of This Year
web-bot
::: Slashdot

Last week, the WSJ editorial board endorsed a fascist for president of Brazil. This week, they’re calling tech workers “bullies” for organizing against the Pentagon’s weaponization of AI
protagonisti | media | economia
::: bentarnoff

U.S. making serious efforts to comply with EU data rules: EU officials
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

This is critical. And btw, isn’t this a way to manipulate reality on mass scale and deceive readers (hey, the FB war room is such a big deal!) too? How do we call this? Automated tech reporting? Bot-like journalism? Platform trolling? Half-fake news?
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Protecting democracy from social media manipulation will require some sort of public policy oversight. Social media companies cannot be expected to regulate themselves
social media
::: IEEESpectrum

Microsoft Making More of the Windows 10 Built-In Apps Removable
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Tech Companies Want to Run Our Cities
ditte
::: markhurst

OpenBSD 6.4 Released
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Facebook Won’t End Fake News
Facebook
::: Jacobin

Internet Provider Groups Sue Vermont Over Net Neutrality Law
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

iPhone’s New Parental Controls Block Sex Ed, Allow Violence and Racism
censura | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: Slashdot

Canonical Launch Ubuntu User Statistics Website
Ubuntu
::: dcavedon

Twitter Publishes Archive of 10 Million Tweets From Russian, Iranian Bots
web-bot | Twitter
::: Slashdot

Weaponizing the Digital Influence Machine
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: profcarroll

Ubuntu 18.10:Multi-cloud,new desktop theme & enhanced snap integration
Ubuntu
::: cialunet

Infographic: Snaps in numbers
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

dig
tip, suggerimenti
::: b0rk

Only 13% of the world’s population enjoys a free press #OpenFuture
media
::: TheEconomist

Making sense of the name ‘Guix’ and its pronunciation
lisp(s)
::: beslayed

The slides from my LLVM talk on Memory Tagging
programming, codice, snippet
::: kayseesee

Must-read background on why centralization of all kinds is dangerous
Web, Internet

We now track and archive PyPI !
Python
::: SWHeritage

And a humble suggestion: I think security folks should start calling Attacker-Controlled Inputs/Data, “ACID”. This really helps developers grok that the thing you’re talking about is bad. And it’s way faster to say/write
Web, Internet | frodi
::: XenoKovah

really wish somebody had done a poll like this before a lot of good outlets fired their writers to pivot to video no one seems to want
Web, Internet
::: Millicentsomer

do Haskell and functional programmers tend to be less stupid than Java and object oriented programmers?
linguaggi di programmazione
::: philip_schwarz

How to use Pandoc to produce a research paper
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

#EU #Copyright reform “highlight[s] a fundamental misunderstanding regarding creation in the digital era”, writes @RuthFlahertyUEA on the @uealaw blog. Read-up on how the #Article11 #LinkTax & #Article13 #CensorshipMachine are bad news! #SaveYourInternet
copyright e brevetti
::: FixIt_EU

Great to see the Python community converging on packaging, dependency management, and even project structure!
Python
::: _wilfredh

“Elements of Programming Style” – Brian Kernighan
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

ZDNet: Ubuntu Linux 18.10 arrives
Ubuntu
::: cialunet

Get ready for some more “platforms are biased against us” type of critique
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: leftwing_it

Thinking about engineering education, our columnist recalls two high school courses that were especially valuable to him in the long run: plane geometry and typing
scuola, educazione
::: IEEESpectrum

Memory Barriers: a Hardware View for Software Hackers
hardware
::: b3h3m0th

Google App Suite Costs as Much as $40 Per Phone Under New EU Android Deal
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

GREAT NEWS: The new, important book by Yochai Benkler et al., “Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics”, is now available online
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: demartin

My Scheme and Functional Programming keynote video is up: From Scripting to Proving: Gradual Verification with a Scheme
language Racket
::: lambda_calculus

Creating an imagine like the one used in the Vertigo movie poster
Python
::: JohnDCook

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Sues Ecuador For ‘Violating His Rights’
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

In an Unprecedented Move, Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls For Bloomberg To Retract Its Chinese Spy Chip Story
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: tomgara

Click Farms Are Gaming Apple’s Top Podcasts List
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Justice Dept. Accuses Russians of Interfering in Midterm Elections
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: fabiochiusi ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: benimmo ::: IEEESpectrum

The FTC is examining whether we have a monopoly problem in this country. Here’s the problem: In its hearing on Monday, all the economists have ties to giant corporations
economia
::: eisingerj

Validating UTF-8 bytes using only 0.45 cycles per byte (AVX edition)
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

JS, like all languages, is just a tool… and we need to evolve our tools as our problems evolve
linguaggi di programmazione
::: AnjanaVakil

Yesterday I learned that C++ now has std::begin and std::end. I couldn’t figure out what they are good for, however
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

In his first year of college at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Steve Wozniak racked up $50,000 in computing charges for one of his classes—five times more than the total class budget allowed
protagonisti
::: IEEESpectrum

Happy 14th Birthday, Ubuntu!
Ubuntu
::: dcavedon

Ajit Pai Killed Rules That Could Have Helped Florida Recover From Hurricane
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Update on Structured Concurrency
Python
::: vorpalsmith

When Twitter users hear out the other side, they become more polarized
Twitter
::: JoanBarata

Canonical and Ubuntu – user statistics
Ubuntu
::: cialunet

GitHut, a place to discover the languages on GitHub
linguaggi di programmazione
::: wallingf

Science and Technology links (October 20th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Visto nel Web – 362

Uh! già ora? allora ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web 🧐

Greg Kroah-Hartman: Outside Phone Vendors Aren’t Updating Their Linux Kernels
Linux | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

You are probably aware of very interesting attempts to model non-trivial fragments of IO using free monads with a clear pure functional denotation, that can be then used to check properties with QuickCheck
leggere tutto il thread dall’inizio
programmazione funzionale
::: FilippoSestini

“Writing system software: code comments”. This is an attempt at reasoning about the usefulness of comments and to classify comments in nine distinct classes
programming, codice, snippet
::: antirez

How To Disable Gmail’s Annoying New ‘Smart Compose’ Predictive Typing Feature
tip, suggerimenti
::: Slashdot

Could a €1.6bn fine make Facebook finally care about users’ privacy rights?
Facebook
::: jacopo_iacoboni

New blog post: “Macroexpand anywhere with local-apply-transformer!” After a long series of technically dense posts each at least five thousand words long, I’m happy to say that this one is the shortest and most accessible I’ve written in some time
language Racket
::: lexi_lambda

Facebook Is ‘Teeming’ With Fake Accounts Created By Undercover Cops
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

In a statement, Homeland Security says it has “no reason to doubt” statements by Apple, Amazon et al rebuffing Bloomberg’s story on the “spy chip” story — effectively saying that the report was wrong
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: zackwhittaker ::: emenietti ::: evgenymorozov ::: ibogost ::: marasawr ::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: lorenzofb ::: marcelsalathe ::: josephfcox

The Journalist Who Blew Open The Cambridge Analytica Scandal Threatened To Injunct Channel 4 News And Demanded They Hand Over Their Sources
media | frodi
::: fabiochiusi

‘I spent seven years fighting to survive’: Chelsea Manning on whistleblowing and WikiLeaks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mediaguardian

The take from @anacondainc on the $CLDR / $HDP merger. It’s true that gravity is shifting away from JVM-based data technology, but the functionality shortfall in data science languages (Python, R, etc.) is a significant issue
programming, codice, snippet
::: wesmckinn

The effect of ad blocking on user engagement with the web
Web, Internet | ad, pubblicità
::: osnews

Matteo Salvini primo politico su Twitter, ma con l’aiutino
Twitter | politica
::: emenietti

Microsoft Open Sources Parts of Minecraft’s Java Code
open source
::: Slashdot

#Linux #LinuxBoot for #Servers: Enter #OpenSource, Goodbye Proprietary #UEFI
Linux | open source
::: sdallagata

Prior to facing the double whammy of a 50 million user breach and #GPDR, the @Facebook users graph was already heading south
Facebook
::: EricTopol

1947 is widely viewed as the year the transistor was invented. But #otd in 1925, more than 20 years earlier, an Austrian physicist filed a patent for the field-effect transistor
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Voice Phishing Scams Are Getting More Clever
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Taking notes with Laverna, a web-based information organizer
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

UK high court blocks mass privacy action against Google
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: fabiochiusi

Very useful list of cognitive biases via @tombennett71. These should be the core of media literacy classes – they are far more powerful & significant than Facebook’s algorithms or YouTube’s recommendation engine
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: JamieJBartlett

China Makes a Big Play In Silicon Valley
politica
::: Slashdot

“This Picture Will Change the Way You Learn to Read Code”, some advice about learning how to learn to code
programming, codice, snippet
::: yvesmuyabenda

Tech Workers Now Want to Know: What Are We Building This For?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Facebook should get serious about ad transparency. A new report from @teamupturn explains why and how
Facebook
::: sivavaid ::: AntonioCasilli

Google Exposed Private Data of Hundreds of Thousands of Google+ Users and Then Opted Not To Disclose, Report Says
Google | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

57 Raspberry Pi commands that everyone should know
programming, codice, snippet | sistemi operativi
::: The Ubuntu Incident

Google is shutting down Google+ for consumers following security lapse
Google | social media
::: dcavedon ::: joehakimrahme ::: MartensJD ::: mikko ::: mante ::: Genjuro75 ::: JonyIveParody ::: spectrumgomas ::: SergioGridelli ::: iamdevloper ::: AlessLongo ::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

Chinese Police Get Power To Inspect ISPs
censura
::: Slashdot

Day to day, most of this work I do is at a desk coding, figuring out some maths & stats, & thinking about the ecological implications. Occasionally, I get to do #fieldwork! So how did I learn all this programming & stats? #WomenInSTEM
gender, discriminazioni
::: realscientists

Your calendrical fallacy is thinking…
programming, codice, snippet
::: Symbo1ics

London’s Radio Pirates Changed Music. Then Came the Internet
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

After Troubles in Myanmar, Facebook Charges Ahead in Africa
Facebook | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: svaroschi ::: yaguer_yaguar

LOL, a @facebook camera in your home. What could possibly go wrong?
Facebook
::: nvie

A sampling framework for counting temporal motifs
matematica
::: alexvespi

A 10x engineer isn’t someone who is 10x better than those around them, but someone who makes those around them 10x better
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Body Camera Maker Will Let Cops Live-Stream Their Encounters
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

This year’s Nobel Prize in economics Paul Romer (NUY Stern) was awarded to a Python convert
Python
::: monavernon ::: jcopkode

In questo video potete ammirare numerosi “porta microfoni” ed una giornalista (brava)
media
::: RoccoTodero

Microsoft Announces Project Xcloud For Streaming Games To PCs, Consoles, and Mobile Devices
games
::: Slashdot

Chrome 70’s Upcoming Security Change Will Break Hundreds of Sites
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

There’s an article that Twitter refuses to let me post. Nothing controversial. Very odd
Twitter
::: JohnDCook

A very interesting paper on reverse debugging for bugs by performing forward and backward execution with error correction
programming, codice, snippet
::: thorstenholz

Haskell beginners: These are great recordings to start learning #Haskell, it teaches in the context of #QuickCheck which is fantastic
programmazione funzionale
::: Iceland_jack

Fun with graph databases – a simple example how to convert a set of information into a graph and query it #tex #texlive #neo4j #graphdatabase #graph TeX Live Database as Graph Database
programming, codice, snippet
::: norbusan

Piattaforma Rousseau bucata, Casaleggio ha chiesto altro tempo all’Authority per provare ad aggiustare le falle
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Game of Trolls
social media
::: mante

Researchers: No Evidence That Russia Is Messing With Campaign 2018—Yet
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: jacopo_iacoboni

This article offers an introduction to the emerging ASGI standard, and what benefits it provides to Python web frameworks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Python
::: nicolaiarocci

First microk8s stable release for 1.10, 1.11 and 1.12 #kubernetes. Proud to be on the team shipping this micro k8s distro
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

No queremos depender de Silicon Valley
politica | economia
::: evgenymorozov

Ladies & gents, boys & girls, this is why the right to repair is essential. Apple quotes customer $1,200 to fix one bent pin on a ribbon cable. I guess you don’t get to be a trillion dollar corporation by merely charging peanuts
ditte
::: nixcraft

Bomb Jack Dissected: what I learned about the Bomb Jack arcade machine while writing an emulator for it
programming, codice, snippet
::: nicolaiarocci

Da oggi il @sole24ore con Corriere e Repubblica fa parte del The Trust Project a livello internazionale. Vuol dire che aderiamo a standard di lavoro e trasparenza a garanzia di quello che scriviamo
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: lucatremolada

It’s called the “Cyberspace Strategy Song”
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi ::: gwbstr

Cross-platform GUI management tool for redislabs that offers #Ubuntu users access to #Redis via SSL/TLS, SSH and cloud instances
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Meet Guilhem Moulin, who manages LibreOffice’s infrastructure so that our community can work together on the software! He explains what services we have, and how you can get involved and build up experience too
open source
::: libreoffice

La vittoria della Menzogna
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Important new study about how @Twitter shapes the news agenda to a degree perhaps it shouldn’t
Twitter
::: emilybell

Facebook inaugura a Roma laboratorio di competenze digitali
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Some advertisers are moving half of their search budget from Google to Amazon: Ad industry sources
ditte | ad, pubblicità
::: emenietti

The Node.js Foundation and JS Foundation Announce an Intent to Merge: it will be called the Node.mjs and MJS Foundation
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

Google Unveils Pixel Slate, Its First Laptop-Tablet Hybrid in Three Years
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Google’s head of AI, challenged about the possibility of censoring for China, equates it to responding to targeted individual requests from the US govt
censura | Google
::: ehundman ::: Slashdot

German Art Activists Get Passport Using Digitally Altered Photo of Two Women Merged Together
umorismo
::: Slashdot

My story of hackers taking advantage of data portability to steal my data has really gotten people talking about the dangers of not understanding how apps are using our data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

Microsoft Rereleases Windows 10 October 2018 Update, Fixes Data Deletion Bug
bug
::: Slashdot

#Infographic shows the EU-wide engineer to population ratio
economia
::: simongerman600

KDE Plasma 5.14 Released
tools, componenti software
::: Slashdot

“Google & Facebook’s one-size-fits-all, take-it-or-leave-it, monopsony models…are effectively undue restrictions of dynamic innovation, choice & quality”. They could “address the revealed preference of many for more privacy & data security, but don’t”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Pentagon’s New Next-Gen Weapons Systems Are Laughably Easy To Hack
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

#LinuxDay2018
Linux
::: linuxdayitalia

Python in Visual Studio Code – September 2018 Release
Python
::: pythonvscode

Sometimes we forget how much of the entire #opensource and #Freesoftware ecosystem is built with @gnutools. An accurate overview of the impact of this toolchain didn’t exist until now, thanks to Margaret Lewis for pulling this together!
open source
::: _kate_stewart

Internet Archive Launches a Commodore 64 Emulator
storia
::: Slashdot

Is this explanation of #Lisp syntax clear to you?
lisp(s)
::: PaniczGodek

Apparently this font helps you remembering what was written
tools, componenti software
::: marcelsalathe

Is the tide turning on regulating Facebook and Google?
Facebook | Google
::: LeightonAndrews

Google is the biggest beneficiary of the GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JohnDCook

The Economist: Python is becoming the world’s most popular coding language
Python
::: nicolaiarocci

Microsoft Joins Open Invention Network (OIN), Will Grant a Royalty-Free and Unrestricted License To Its Entire Patent Portfolio To All Other OIN Members
open source
::: Slashdot ::: carlopiana ::: sjvn ::: natfriedman ::: ebugnion ::: fsf

Introducing Outline, an open source platform for creating and operating your own VPN. Made by @Jigsaw to help journalists cope with censorship and surveillance, it’s been independently audited and designed with usability front and center
censura | Web, Internet
::: GoogleOSS

Software Vulnerabilities in C and C++ (CppCon 2018)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

If Charles Babbage’s 1837 Analytical Engine was ever fully built, it would have been able to multiply two twenty-digit numbers in three minutes
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

More Than One Third of Music Consumers Still Pirate Music
pirateria
::: Slashdot

Apple Said To Have ‘Dramatically Reduced’ Multi-Billion-Dollar iPhone Repair Fraud in China
frodi
::: Slashdot

GitLab has an excellent, candid discussion of how they’re doing ‘open core’ development, and resolving the tensions that occur
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

You can use TensorFlow.js (includes full Keras API in JavaScript) to build advanced computer vision apps with client-side inference (and even training)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: fchollet

On making parsers more human-friendly by adding grammar prodctions to make the parser total
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

The Battle for the Home
Web, Internet
::: emenietti

“The Art of Prolog” Second Edition “Advanced Programming Techniques” (pdf available)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Kudos to @TheEconomist. “While we take care to identify our sources, we have not often published the data behind them….[W]e’re looking to change this, and [will now] publish more of our data on GitHub.”
dati, raccolta
::: petersuber

I wish I had time to go through all the details but looks useful and interesing
Python
::: Mapio

A great thread–including a hint as to whether Google thinks you are a celebrity!
Google | dati, raccolta
::: FrankPasquale

Rust Remacs 2018
Continued progress porting Emacs to Rust
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

James Murdoch In Line To Replace Musk As Tesla Chairman, Says Report
economia | protagonisti
::: Slashdot

Good column. It shows how nonsensical is the proposition that privacy isn’t an antitrust problem. Get ready to hear that claim repeated over and over by Amazon- and Google-funded interests
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Econ_Marshall

Microsoft Passes Acer To Become Top 5 PC Vendors In the US
hardware | ditte
::: Slashdot

NPM and the future of JavaScript
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

It’s breathing: #lisp
lisp(s)
::: RainerJoswig

12 Factor CLI Apps
applicazioni, programmi
::: nicolaiarocci

Debugging Memory Usage in Python 2.7 with tracemalloc by Carson Ip. Hint: tracemalloc is in the Python stdlib since Python 3.4 😉 But yeah, I backported it to Python 2.7 😉
Python
::: VictorStinner

La piattaforma @Twitter si adopera per la sicurezza dei suoi utenti, e l’autenticità degli account che la affollano
Twitter | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: jacopo_iacoboni

In occasione del @linuxdayitalia abbiamo intervistato @madbob, presidente di @ItaLinuxSociety, per chiedergli del futuro della tecnologia e della comunità
Linux | open source | innovazioni, futuro
::: industriaitasl

The archive has the potential to significantly improve patent quality while reducing the number of bad patents issued
copyright e brevetti
::: medialab

Find #Haskell tutorials, articles, and presentations at haskanything.com!
programmazione funzionale
::: HaskellOrg

Luckily I don’t use Adobe reader anymore. Better options are available. Requiring online login to view offline pdf is crazy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SebAaltonen ::: Slashdot

Start by learning the basics really well [..] Most advanced research projects require you to be excellent at the basics [..] @AndrewYNg always told me to work on thorough mastery of these basics
programming, codice, snippet
::: bhutanisanyam1

Over Nine Million Cameras and DVRs Open To APTs, Botnet Herders, and Voyeurs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I’ve been using @DuckDuckGo as my primary search engine for a few weeks and it’s been working great. What a remarkable achievement for a company that’s raised $13M. If DDG didn’t exist, most would deny that it’s possible
Web, Internet
::: patrickc ::: DuckDuckGo ::: DuckDuckGo

A lot of really poorly designed software is software that was never, in fact, designed: it evolved organically, starting as one thing and eventually morphing into another, through incremental additions without any overarching vision
esatto, lo sto vedendo in questi giorni
programming, codice, snippet
::: fchollet

4 Steps To Better Code Quality
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

45 Out of 50 Electronics Companies Illegally Void Warranties After Independent Repair, Sting Operation Finds
hardware
::: Slashdot

I Fundamentally Believe That My Time at Reddit Made the World a Worse Place
social media
::: Walldo

Python packages for @ApacheArrow 0.11.0 now available for Python 3.7 via pip. Conda / conda-forge may take some time yet
Python
::: wesmckinn

What’s next for copyright reform, and what can we do to influence a better outcome?
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

[nim] NimPyKot: my first Nim library
linguaggi di programmazione
::: The Ubuntu Incident

Ubuntu does OpenStack
Ubuntu
::: cialunet

Tricking users with fake updates
hardware
::: JohnDCook

Firefox Removes Core Product Support For RSS/Atom Feeds
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Nice post exploring chart themes in Altair. Themes are a feature we built into the package, but haven’t done much with yet… great to see users running with it!
Python
::: jakevdp

The @rustlang community is killing it with command-line utilities. So far I’ve replaced three staples (grep -> ripgrep, cat -> bat, find -> fd)
appena mi libero di Maxima (diciamo nel ’20)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: grumi78

ACM is celebrating the legacy of #AdaLovelace with a month-long series featuring inspiring women whose contributions to the computing profession have helped shape our lives
protagonisti
::: TheOfficialACM

Everyone needs basic digital skills. Everyone should be able to program
programming, codice, snippet
::: marcelsalathe

“The Illustrated TLS Connection”. (Every byte of a TLS connection explained and reproduced.)
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

The FBI Is Now Investigating Facebook’s Security Breach Where Attackers Accessed 30 Million Users’ Personal Information
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: emenietti ::: WebReflection

Absolutely stunning numbers from AT&T, on how much they invest in employee up-skilling
economia
::: marcelsalathe

Cosmic Cuttlefish (18.10) Final Freeze
molto prestissimo 2 eventi importanti, questo e il Linux day
Ubuntu
::: novatillasku

By the way next time someone asks why anyone would need HTTPS on a page without any secrets and passwords: Ask them if they want a cryptominer injected on their webpage from a compromised device at their ISP
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: hanno ::: Slashdot

Educazione digitale, ragazzi e videogame: è ora di FARE e di CAMBIARE
games
::: RudyBandiera ::: GianlucaSgueo

OpenBSD adds unveil(), a new syscall for restricting filesystem access. Like pledge(), it aims to maximise adoption through having a limited (but very comprehensible) API
sistemi operativi
::: _wilfredh

How has Apple not built a search competitor?
ditte
::: matthewstoller

Facebook ha sospeso dozzine di account e profili di un’azienda russa – che in precedenza ha servito analytics al governo russo – che faceva presunta raccolta non autorizzata di dati
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Scala compiler just got a huge performance boost!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jpressman

Cops Told ‘Don’t Look’ at New iPhones To Avoid Face ID Lock-Out
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Software development does not have economies of scale
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Fast random number generation in Python and NumPy
Python
::: lemire

Mypy release 0.640 is out! New features: “Final” qualifiers, omitting __init__ return type, PEP 420 namespace package support. Also –allow-untyped-globals, and tons of bugs fixed
Python
::: gvanrossum

Twitter and Salesforce CEOs Spat Over Who is Helping the Homeless More
Twitter
::: Slashdot

How To See If Your Personal Data Was Stolen In the Recent Facebook Hack
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Tim Berners-Lee building a decentralized internet, Mojang opening Minecraft game code, and more news
novità
::: cialunet

A free, teacher-less university in France is schooling thousands of future-proof programmers
scuola, educazione
::: nicolaiarocci ::: nicolaiarocci

Science and Technology links (October 13th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Does Facebook deserve our trust? By Zuckerberg’s own standards, it would appear not
Facebook
::: mat

This unicorn bot has a “magical LED horn” that a kid can program to change colors based on specific actions
scuola, educazione
::: IEEESpectrum

Visto nel Web – 361

Elenco troppo lungo; per i suggerimenti sulla sicurezza devo considerare solo i più importanti non tutti quelli che ho wisto nel Web.

Digitizing the vast ‘dark data’ in museum fossil collections
storia
::: The Conversation

L’intelligenza artificiale compie anche errori giudiziari, pare
Twitter
::: Phastidio ::: mante

Can DuckDuckGo Become the Anti-Google?
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Python Developer Builds Moon Lander Game As an Alexa Skill
Python
::: Slashdot

It’s official. California bans anonymous bots
web-bot
::: rcalo

Elon Musk Settles SEC Fraud Charges, Must Step Down As Tesla’s Chairman
protagonisti
::: Slashdot

It’s fascinating that older lisps let you adjust the load factor in hash maps yet few newer languages expose this setting. For example, Rust doesn’t have it yet
lisp(s) | linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

‘Best Open Source Developer Software of 2018’ Chosen By InfoWorld
open source | applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

– Facebook has massive data breach and recommends turning on two-factor authentication – Facebook uses numbers provided for two-factor authentication to target users with ads.
Facebook
::: robertnyman ::: fabiochiusi ::: jeanqasaur ::: jpolakis ::: Techmeme ::: jeanqasaur ::: zittrain ::: sheeraf ::: FinancialTimes ::: fabiochiusi ::: marcelsalathe

welcome to hell, have a coffee
dati, raccolta
::: johnregehr

Tim Berners-Lee tells us his radical new plan to upend the World Wide Web
Web, Internet
::: plevy ::: fabiochiusi ::: emenietti ::: fabiochiusi

How Microsoft Rewrote Its C# Compiler in C# and Made It Open Source
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Estonia sues Gemalto for 152 mln euros over ID card flaws
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

A cybersecurity firm appears to have caught an elite Russian hacking group using a rare technique that allows an attacker to take over a machine and download whatever they want. Oh, and it can’t be fixed by reinstalling or even replacing the hard drive
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: WIRED

A Wise Man Leaves Facebook
Facebook
::: emenietti

Thinking a lot about this lately. Will end-user applications ever be truly programmable? If so, how?
programming, codice, snippet
::: patrickc

Eric S. Raymond Identifies A Common Programming Trap: ‘Shtoopid’ Problems
programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot

Linux Kernel Finally Nearing Support For The Apple Magic Trackpad 2, Thanks To a Google Employee
tools, componenti software
::: Slashdot

Two-factor authentication
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: kunigami

Quickly identifying a sequence of digits in a string of characters
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Episode 95: #Web #API #Design Part Nine: #Versioning
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gvaireth

Wikimedia Endowment Gets New $1 Million Backing From Amazon
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

FBI Solves Mystery Surrounding 15-Year-Old Fruitfly Mac Malware Which Was Used By a Man To Watch Victims Via their Webcams, and Listen in On Conversations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill To Restore Net Neutrality in California; the Trump Administration is Already Trying To Block I
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot ::: EFF ::: nicolasterry ::: TonyRomm ::: Slashdot

Browsable History of Philosophy
Web, Internet
::: Gianlucadfiore

NAFTA 2.0 text shows Canada will get a 20 year #copyright term extension
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

Turn your book into a website and an ePub using Pandoc
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Scaling your developer community with plugins
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Feds Force Suspect To Unlock An Apple iPhone X With Their Face
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

the share of Americans who go online, use social media or own key devices has remained stable the past two years
social media
::: fabiochiusi

Instead of flirting with privately run reputation systems, democracies should establish a single public infrastructure for the digital identity
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: alexbarclay_ ::: evgenymorozov

Twitter, è da sempre la piattaforma del debunking: qui tipicamente si espongono e additano le bufale. Poi magari Chinua Achebe muore due volte, ma nessuno è perfetto. Ora lo ammette anche il NYT: nell’era di Twitter tocca (provare ad) essere precisi
Twitter
::: Einaudieditore

Richard Stallman (aka RMS) is talking about free software and mass surveillance, here in Turin
free open source software
::: b4rtowski ::: annamasera

Jupyter notebooks remain the best option for exploratory data analysis, reproducible documents, sharing of results, tutorials, etc.
Python
::: jakevdp

The head of Germany’s antitrust watchdog, Andreas Mundt, has said that he is “very optimistic” that his office will take action against Facebook later this year
Facebook
::: jessefelder

When you enter your mobile phone number to enable two-factor authentication on Facebook, *OF COURSE* they hand that information over to advertisers. If any site asks you for your phone number to enable #2FA, run away. Fast
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: jmayer

Simboli per tutti! “ARASAAC è un sistema di simboli #opensource di proprietà della “Diputación General de Aragón” sotto licenza Creative Common, disponibile a tutti e tradotto in varie lingue tra cui l’italiano.”
Web, Internet
::: ArgiaSbolenfi

“What the Errors Tell Us” a new article (FREE) by Margaret H. Hamilton (who invented the term “Softwre Engineering”), reflecting on 50+ years of software engineering errors (as a part of the @ieeesoftware special issue on 50 years of SE)
programming, codice, snippet
::: zeljko_obren

Apple Watch Apps Instantly Went 64-Bit Thanks To Obscure Bitcode Option
programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot

Google Gets Into Game Streaming With Project Stream and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey in Chrome
Google | games
::: Slashdot

Vigilante Engineer Stops Waymo From Patenting Key Lidar Technology
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

GeoCities Japan Is Finally Shutting Down
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Former Students Say Steve Wozniak’s $13,200 Coding Bootcamp Is ‘Broken’ and Sometimes Links To Wikipedia
scuola, educazione
::: Slashdot

People are drifting away from Facebook in part because the quality of its content has declined
Facebook
::: FrankPasquale

Most of the articles from the @ieeesoftware’s special issue on 50 Years of Software Engineering are now FREE! Includes articles from Margaret Hamilton, Mary Shaw, Barry Boehm, Victor Basili…
novità
::: zeljko_obren

An update on our elections integrity work
Twitter | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Singapore’s new law will be watched closely. If it establishes a new model for the speedy removal of content from Facebook, Google, and Twitter, it could be emulated by others
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

extremely fun feature to test in the midst of the biggest data breach in corporate history
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: CaseyNewton

A quick-start guide for the Raspberry Pi
hardware
::: cialunet

Sacha Chua @sachac interviews #emacs helm dev Thierry Volpiatto
programming, codice, snippet
::: ErgoEmacs

Closed-door negotiations to finalise the Copyright Directive have started. I’ll enable the public to follow along – let’s begin by looking at the different ways @Europarl_EN & @EUCouncil want to implement #uploadfilters and a “#linktax”
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: Senficon

🍀 🌈 Y-combinator in X tweets 💰🍀 (thread)
programmazione funzionale | programming, codice, snippet
::: PaniczGodek

I see ICFP videos are online
functional programming
programmazione funzionale
::: phadej

Were We Destined to Live in Facebook’s World?
social media | Facebook
::: rankingrights

Il 5G è il futuro, in un mondo che ormai si divide principalmente tra americani e cinesi, con gli europei ormai palesemente scomparsi da un campo in cui erano stati pionieri vent’anni fa
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

“Privacy Must Fall” The World According to Surveillance Capitalism
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Cyberespionage Experts Want to Know Who’s Exposing China’s Hacking Army
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Ho aggiunto un video a una playlist di @YouTube – Introduzione al corso
un corso introduttivo sui Sistemi Informativi Aziendali, comprensibile anche per i principianti, anche per me per dire 😉 in italiano (tracce di accento piemontese) 😉
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

Hackers Are Selling Facebook Credentials on the Dark Web For $3
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | frodi
::: Slashdot

Bellissimo, rompicapi a base di regular expression (che già sono rompicapi di per sè)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: fulcorno

Facebook and Google and other advertising businesses are data factories, and regulation will be most effective if it lets users look inside
dati, raccolta
::: stratechery

Netflix Eats Up 15% of All Internet Downstream Traffic Worldwide, Study Finds
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

🎉 Go 1.11.1 is out!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: golang

Ecco un #simbolo scaricabile da http://www.simbolipertutti.it/ grazie @ArgiaSbolenfi – si possono anche caricare i propri simboli
dati, raccolta
::: carlacap

CirnOS – a single-threaded operating system for running Lua scripts on a Raspberry Pi
sistemi operativi | hardware
::: fogus

Anaconda now packages CUDA and cuDNN libraries as dependencies of tensorflow-gpu, so you no longer have to install these libs manually. #MachineLearning #DeepLearning #TensorFlow #Anaconda #GPU via @anacondainc
Python
::: rzembo

Government of Canada’s Plan To Improve Cybersecurity? Be Less Attractive
personalmente ho dubbi sulla strategia
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

We are excited to announce tfjs-vis, a browser based visualization library for TensorFlow.js. It has charts to let you see the data flowing through your model, and a convenient hide-able drawer to put them in while developing your apps
programmazione funzionale | linguaggi di programmazione
::: TensorFlow

AmigaOS 3.1.4 For Classic Amigas Released
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Google’s First Urban Development Raises Data Concerns
Google
::: Slashdot

Microsoft Announces App Mirroring To Let You Use Any Android App On Windows 10
dispositivi mobili | sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

It’s easy to incorporate #TFLite into an #Android app (we promise). @lmoroney jumps into @androidstudio to show you how it’s done
programmazione funzionale | dispositivi mobili
::: TensorFlow

The Rise of Netflix Competitors Has Pushed Consumers Back Toward Piracy
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Partial and Total Orders
programming, codice, snippet | matematica
::: elibendersky

Kubernetes Is a Surprisingly Affordable Platform for Personal Projects
Web, Internet
::: Gianlucadfiore

We need to think beyond deepfakes and bots. What about multi-sensory disinformation? Propaganda we hear and feel—not just that we see
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: samuelwoolley

Any kind of attempt by interception agencies, as they are called in the bill, to create tools to weaken encryption is a huge risk to our digital security
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Google is building a search engine for fact checks
Google
::: fabiochiusi

Is this explanation of #Lisp syntax clear to you?
I take some pride in the approach that I took there, making it more human-centric and less computer-centric
programming, codice, snippet | lisp(s)
::: PaniczGodek

Are comments a code smell? Yes! No? It Depends
programming, codice, snippet | social media
::: laura_nobilis

In an article of October @CACMmag, Jean-François Abramatic, Roberto Di Cosmo (@IRIF_Paris) and Stefano Zacchiroli (@IRIF_Paris) explain the mission of the Software Heritage project
storia
::: IRIF_Paris

Ever had issues with Python packaging in AWS Lambdas? New blog post in which Sherlock Holmes can empathize
linguaggi di programmazione
::: vboykis

In the military, that would be called insurgency building. This is not simple “fake news”, this is regular warfare in its finest, in civil scenario
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Australian Industry and Tech Groups Unite To Fight Encryption-Busting Bill
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I’m excited about the @twosigma @googlecloud collaboration to bring a pleasant Python experience to BigQuery using the Ibis project
Python
::: wesmckinn

Jeffersonian vistas: “Decentralised data storage, computation, prediction markets, & gambling are all beginning to emerge as nascent challengers to the status quo”. Emphasis on “nascent”
Web, Internet
::: FrankPasquale

Time to update: a new version of Tor Browser is available. 8.0.2 features important security updates to Firefox
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: torproject

racket-mode for @racketlang and @emacs — overview how it works, recent updates, and possible future direction
language Racket
::: greghendershott

Souveraineté technologique : le grand réveil. Nouveau billet de Evgeny Morozov
politica
::: mdiplo

Microsoft Now Has the Best Device Lineup in the Industry
hardware
::: Slashdot ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: jennylayfluffy

Remote Access System Hacking Is No. 1 Patient Safety Risk
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Top 10 September must-reads: Programming languages, Python books and libraries, Linux firewalls, DevOps tools, and more
novità
::: cialunet

I wish I had time to try this
Kubernetes: The Surprisingly Affordable Platform for Personal Projects
programming, codice, snippet
::: Mapio

#RichardStallman Il voto su #internet, che cosa stupida
Web, Internet | politica | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sdallagata

Quickly parsing eight digits
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Many researchers including @fchollet have highlighted the importance of having an explanation (and ideally a tuning mechanism) for content recommendation. @mcinerneyj gives an overview of @Spotify’s category based recommender, a step towards explanations
programming, codice, snippet
::: EmmanuelAmeisen

During the Prior Art Archive launch, @uspto Director Andrei Iancu described how Donald Duck helped sink a patent application in the 1960s. True story? (Mostly) true story!
copyright e brevetti
::: medialab

If you’re stuck, draw a picture. If you’re still stuck, draw a bigger picture
programming, codice, snippet
::: JohnDCook

Google Has ‘No Plans’ to Enable Chrome Hardware Acceleration on Linux
Google
::: dcavedon

Microsoft Is Embracing Android As the Mobile Version of Windows
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Some people may have a very different view of computers than you imagine
sicuro: Excel e Chrome, cos’altro?
modo d’uso del computer
::: JohnDCook

Why your online data isn’t safe: executive director of @BKCHarvard, Urs Gasser LLM ’03, discusses the state of data privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: HarvardAlumni

Just published my new post on the history of the internet
storia | Web, Internet
::: MaxCRoser

Success! I’ve mirrored Versor (a fascinating Emacs project to give semantic meaning to cursor movement) from Sourceforge CVS to git
applicazioni, programmi | lisp(s)
::: _wilfredh

Hydra Dashboard is very cool! The best decision you guys made was to log build stats in the client so when slackers like me take months to setup the dashboard server it surprises me by turning up full of data
applicazioni, programmi
::: mgilbertnz

14 common network ports you should know
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Quickly transfer files to a different device, via a neat interface
dispositivi mobili | applicazioni, programmi
::: daw985

Functional programming in Python: Immutable data structures
Python | programmazione funzionale
::: cialunet

Redundancy and reliability: can we have them in everyday products, too? Please
hardware
::: fulcorno

A thoughtful post arguing that the read function is more important than homoiconicity in lisps
articolo vecchio, ma Wilfred 💥 rockz! 👽 e allora… e poi c’è del giusto 😋 anzi! 🤩💡💥
lisp(s)
::: _wilfredh

Wired non li chiama neanche più troll, termine troppo debole, ma “terroristi dell’informazione”
troll, loll &co
::: jacopo_iacoboni

In the physics of cyberspace, distance is no defense against hacking. Read the untold story of the most devastating cyberattack in history
vero? non trovato niente da altre parti; e poi è scritto in modo da poliziesco di serie B del secolo scorso
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: WIRED

How did *this* fly under the radar? New US regulation on foreign – read Chinese – investment (FIRRMA) insists on greater US control over foreign acquisitions and investments ***OUTSIDE*** of the US, all by means of ensuring “cooperation” from the allies
politica
::: evgenymorozov

Meet #Intra, a Google’s new security app dedicate to busting #censorship
censura
::: GianlucaSgueo

I have put my Master’s thesis on ” A Decade of Linux Kernel Vulnerabilities, their Mitigation and Open Problems” on Github
Linux
::: _maxking_

pest has a slick new website
linguaggi di programmazione
::: rustlang

The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies
è verificato?
frodi
::: FrankPasquale ::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot ::: marcelsalathe ::: real_fabristol ::: ncweaver ::: IEEESpectrum ::: ortegaalfredo ::: nicolaiarocci ::: zackkanter ::: Slashdot ::: KimZetter ::: fabiochiusi ::: Slashdot ::: KlingonGangbang

Facebook was allowing advertisers to post job and housing ads that specifically excluded African-Americans, and even made it possible for people to select “Jew-haters” as a category to reach with paid messaging
Facebook | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: TimBak2nd

How mir-kiosk enables a graphical IoT using Mir
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Facebook is now making users wait twice as long to delete their accounts
Facebook
::: SAI ::: fchollet ::: Slashdot

Mutagen Astronomy – Linux Vulnerability Hits CentOS, Debian, and Red Hat Distros
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: cialunet

The tragic end of Telltale Games, as told by the people who were there
frodi
::: emenietti

Told ya! The National Cyber Security Month kicked off with a bang
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeremiahg

Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair On New MacBook Pros
ditte
::: Slashdot ::: Mapio

What nobody tells you about documentation
programming, codice, snippet
::: nipafx

#meteobufale su Repubblica: un salame nello spazio?
è su carta quindi vero; nope!
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | media
::: LucaLombroso

How to use Kolibri to access educational material offline
scuola, educazione | open source
::: cialunet

Advisor to Google’s Smart City in Toronto Resigns Over Data Concerns Sidewalk Lab’s plan to redevelop a 12-acre swath of Toronto has been beset by concerns over surveillance and data handling
Google
::: Info_Activism

Twitter specifically has produced a form of journalism that treats a small cluster of online missives as a meaningful social trend
Twitter
::: tanyalokot

Go hits the concurrency nail right on the head
linguaggi di programmazione
::: elibendersky

I just wrote another “LISP to a non-programmer”-series answer on Quora, this time describing its “main features”
lisp(s)
::: PaniczGodek

“Twitter users in Brazil shared high levels of professional news.” Only 1.2% of content shared on Twitter about the elections was junk news
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi

The founder of the Internet Archive believes the future of the web is decentralized.
Web, Internet
::: IEEESpectrum

Windows 10 October 2018 Update is Deleting User Data For Many
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

If you want to illustrate your publications in an interactive way, I wrote a small python script that creates a D3 illustration from a BibTeX file. Below is an example video of some of Rosalind Franklin’s publications
Python
::: FlorianKlimm

The slides for my and @zacchiro’s talk about the integration of @pypi into @swheritage at #PyconFR have been published
open source
::: olasd

Strumento fondamentale, di fronte ai partiti-cancella post
storia | Web, Internet
::: jacopo_iacoboni

#otd in 1991 the Linux kernel was publicly released by Helsinki grad student Linus Torvalds
Linux
::: MIT_CSAIL

Why your online data isn’t safe
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jpalfrey

Secret Amazon Brands Are Quietly Taking Over Amazon.com
economia
::: Slashdot

Firefox To Support Google’s WebP Image Format For a Faster Web
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Microsoft joins the LOT Network to help fight patent trolls
copyright e brevetti
::: TechCrunch

China’s Tencent Employs Facial Recognition To Detect Minors in Top-Grossing Mobile Game
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The First Rule of Microsoft Excel — Don’t Tell Anyone You’re Good at It
vero, per tanti Excel è il ‘puter
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

900 researchers, developers, tech executives, designers, activists, artists, lawyers, and students attended the 2018 Decentralized Web Summit
Web, Internet
::: IEEESpectrum

Facebook barely waited until the door had closed on the Instagram founders before they started trialing misuse of Instagram location data to power ever-more targeted ads. This company is a cancer
Facebook
::: dhh ::: Slashdot

Years After ProPublica Exposed Vizio For Spying On Users, Lawyers Will Make Millions From Lawsuit
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Cell phones are no longer meaningfully voluntary in modern society. They have become central to society’s basic functions, such as employment, public safety, and government services
dispositivi mobili | politica
::: datasociety

White House claims that China is meddling in the midterms do not ring true to experts and cybersecurity firms that have long tracked Beijing’s digital espionage operations and propaganda campaigns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: justinhendrix

Cari insegnanti, se volete avvicinare, divertendoli, i vostri studenti all’informatica, anche quest’anno c’è il #bebras. Iscrizioni, completamente gratuite, fino al 5 novembre
scuola, educazione
::: __eMMe

Visto nel Web – 360

Quante cose nuove, la sicurezza, certo ma anche tanto altro che ho wisto nel Web.

KAlgebra, KDE’s scientific calculator that allows you to plot 2D and 3D functions and let’s you work with trigonometric functions and derivatives (among many other things)
bello davvero ma io sono alle prese con Maxima, non finisco di stupirmi immaginando se l’avessi avuto 30 anni fa, allora c’era già ma non disponibile per me
matematica
::: kdecommunity

Should The US Government Break Up Google, Twitter, and Facebook?
Google | Twitter | Facebook
::: Slashdot

Had a Win7 machine that could not update. #WindowsUpdate allocated GB after GB of RAM and system went in #trashing mode. Thanks to this article, wu.krelay.de/en/ the problem is now solved
hardware
::: fulcorno

Huge Trove of Employee Records Discovered At Abandoned Toys ‘R’ Us
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

All Algorithms Implemented in Python
💡 è all’inizio; auguri!
algoritmi, codice
::: Gianlucadfiore

Did you know that the @swheritage archive is now open? You can browse 5 billion files from 80 million origins! Take the guided tour, read the blog post
storia
::: SWHeritage ::: zacchiro

Yet another journalist in Myanmar jailed. He criticised Suu Kyi on Facebook, got SEVEN years for sedition
media | Facebook | censura | politica
::: JeromeTaylor

“Build Impossible Programs” – by @b0rk
programming, codice, snippet
::: monicalent

Let’s Go Mainstream with Eta
programmazione funzionale
::: Inside 233

The famous latency numbers every programmer should know
tip, suggerimenti
::: igor_chubin

Students “between the ages of 14 and 23, believe that YouTube is a bigger contributor to their education than textbooks, according to a study by Pearson Education”
social media
::: fabiochiusi

China has shut down 4,000+ websites and online accounts, removed 147,000 pieces of information during its three-month campaign against “harmful” content
censura
::: Techmeme

When Facebook goes down, people go read the news
Facebook
::: emenietti

Killing Processes that Don’t Want to be Killed
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

How does the process title works?
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

WhatsApp appoints grievance officer to curb fake news in India
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: fabiochiusi

Italy Is Suffering The Worst ‘Brain-Drain’ In Europe
scuola, educazione | economia
::: fsyloslab

How many programming languages have you used?
io sono vecchio, passati tanti
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Riemann hypothesis, the fine structure constant, and the Todd function
matematica
::: AlgebraFact ::: JohnDCook ::: marcodelmastro ::: seanmcarroll

Nel mondo 2700 portali Open Data. La rimonta dell’Italia
open source | dati, raccolta
::: sole24ore

I’m running a mini contest during this year’s @CppCon! Show me the most awful, surprising, horrific, inventive, well-formed C++ construct you can fit in a tweet. Best entry as judged by me wins an iPad.
linguaggi di programmazione | umorismo
::: zygoloid

Over 1,100 New Arcade Games Added To the Internet Archive
storia | games
::: Slashdot

A cosa gli serve un servizio PR quando ha una stampa stesa a pelle di leone davanti a lui?
media | politica
::: MauroV1968

Accelerating Linux Security with eBPF iptables
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: OAPoliTorino

Awuradwoa Afful

Ubuntu Touch – Just another phone OS? Not at all
dispositivi mobili | Ubuntu
::: Kuujikai

Read my new opinion piece about the collateral damage to society if the EU pushes through a copyright reform that only looks at copyright through the lens of big business
copyright e brevetti
::: Senficon ::: rdicosmo

Call #Facebook a toilet is a little unfair to toilet. There is a purity and integrity in toilet that Facebook seriously lack
Facebook
::: madbob

Web-Based Office Suite Zoho Taken Offline By Registrar After Alleged Phishing Complaints
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Bill Gates wrote about the importance of content online, the challenge that publishers (magazines, newspapers) will face, and the potential of making money with online adverts, all in a 1996 article!
storia
::: _wilfredh

Google Revamps Search Engine To Include New Cards and Tags As It Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Google
::: Slashdot

A common tactic by Google
Google
::: FrankPasquale

What’s the difference between an integer and a pointer?
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

Tech Giants Spend $80 Billion To Make Sure No One Else Can Compete
economia
::: Slashdot

Uber Drivers and Other Gig Economy Workers Are Earning Half What They Did Five Years Ago
economia
::: Slashdot

My piece for the “Failure” issue of @logic_magazine is up! Come for the cautionary tales, stay for the pics of women in early computing
storia
::: histoftech

Basically Facebook exists to make some people really rich so that they can wax poetic about how bad Facebook is for the world
Facebook
::: can

Apple treats Apple Pay transaction data as highly confidential information
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

It’s not them, it’s Mark: Increasing tensions between instagram and their Facebook overlords is behind the departure, said sources
Facebook
::: karaswisher ::: emenietti ::: fabiochiusi ::: dottorblaster

Wikipedia hasn’t always had the best of relationships with academia, but these academic journals see @Wikipedia as integral to their mission
social media
::: Wikimedia

LibreOffice: A history of document freedom
open source | applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

What is “the open science movement”?
open source
::: mcxfrank

Do you need a Masters degree to be successful in tech?
economia | scuola, educazione
::: EmmaWedekind

Maybe it is time to recognize that Linux was never as good as we said it was
no, non sono d’accordo, lo lovvo ❤️ assay
Linux
::: RosaCtrl

we’ve now reached the point where neural networks can help us take a major leap forward from understanding words to understanding concepts
Google
::: fabiochiusi

Nel 95% delle famiglie ci sono telefoni cellulari
dispositivi mobili
::: fabiochiusi

Mi chiedo perchè le Gnome Apps debbano essere così maledettamente incomplete (oltre che buggate)
programming, codice, snippet
::: medeoTL

At least 29 countries around the world have taken action against online misinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke

Java 11 / JDK 11: General Availability
attenzione: adesso diventa co$to$o
linguaggi di programmazione
::: mreinhold ::: jaotwits

The UK just admitted the global mass surveillance system was used against civil society—people like you. These programs were never about crime or terrorism, they’re about power. It’s about control
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Snowden

Firefox Monitor Will Inform You of Data Breaches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Safari’s ‘Siri Suggested’ Search Results Highlighted Conspiracy Theories, Fake News
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

some pointer-integer drama from gcc
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Office With Windows Virtual Desktop Service
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

Chrome 69 Keeps Google’s Cookies After You Clear Browser Data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: teamcymru ::: matthew_d_green

Google Ends Cryptocurrency Ad Ban For Certain Kinds of Ads
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

It works!
io ho da tempo qualcosa di simile
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gknauth

Millennials More Likely To Fall For Scams Than Baby Boomers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A 17-Year-Old Has Become Michigan’s Leading Right To Repair Advocate
economia | hardware
::: Slashdot

Less than a month left till Autumn Lisp Game Jam. In upcoming tweets we are going to point to most popular lisp tools you can use to make a jam game!
lisp(s) | games
::: lispgames

Andrei Ershov

How to use the Scikit-learn Python library for data science projects
Python
::: cialunet

3 open source distributed tracing tools
tools, componenti software
::: cialunet

An introduction to swap space on Linux systems
Linux
::: cialunet

Vivaldi 2.0 Desktop Browser Featuring Expanded Customization, Sync Across Devices and Privacy Tools Released [Q&A With Founder]
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Welcome Ring UI 1.0! New visual language, customization and theming support, new components, and other improvements
linguaggi di programmazione | Web, Internet
::: jetbrains

India’s Top Court Refuses To Scrap Aadhaar, the World’s Largest Biometric ID Database
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Italians spend a lot on games like in many other countries, but we produce very few games
games
::: CiroContns

Reuters: DOJ is trying to compel Facebook to push out a backdoored Messenger update that will defeat end-to-end encryption. Facebook has refused, so DOJ is seeking a contempt citation. If this reporting is accurate, get ready for Apple-FBI round two
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jonathanmayer

WhatsApp founder Brian Acton explains why he quit Facebook and made what may be the most expensive moral stand in history
Facebook | social media
::: parmy

Hope we didn’t miss any of your favorite Linux game that is available for free and deserves to be on this list of best Linux games
games
::: itsfoss2

Very basic introduction. For one on probability (including Bayes), also for ultimate beginners
Python | matematica
::: ehud

Concepts: The Future of Generic Programming (the future is here)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

When traditional networks go down, how can people connect?
Web, Internet
::: IEEESpectrum

The most common thing I hear about Python 2->3 migration is “big companies will never upgrade”. Well, apparently Dropbox and Facebook just aren’t big enough 🙂
Python
::: 1st1

Facebook Is Giving Advertisers Access To Your Shadow Contact Information
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Slashdot

Ex-Google Employee Warns of ‘Disturbing’ China Plans
censura | Google
::: Slashdot

Mozilla Rolls Out Recovery Key Option For Firefox Accounts
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Uber Settles Data Breach Investigation For $148 Million
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Windows 10 Passes 700 Million Devices
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

incredibly concerning and no one is doing anything. Demand more
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: ActMeasuresDoc

Congrats to the @racketlang community for the 2018 SIGPLAN PL Software Award!
language Racket
::: avanhatt

Building the universal archive of source code: manifesto and call for action in the October issue of @CACMmag with @zacchiro and @JFAbramatic: click on the link, learn more, share the news, get involved!
storia
::: rdicosmo

Interesting article on concurrency
linguaggi di programmazione
::: vorpalsmith

Happy Birthday, GNU: Why I still love GNU 35 years later
open source
::: cialunet ::: cmnit ::: fsf

Elixir per idioti /7, mettiamo le mani in pasta con Phoenix Framework
linguaggi di programmazione
::: dottorblaster

LibreOffice 6.1.2 launched
open source | applicazioni, programmi
::: italovignoli

Your 1998 tech update: One month-old startup Google wants to be the next Yahoo or Excite, keeping intentionally low profile
storia | Google
::: harrymccracken ::: inversedotcom

#otd in 1983 Richard Stallman set into motion the GNU Project, an operating system that runs on free software
storia | open source
::: MIT_CSAIL

Voting Machine Used in Half of US Is Vulnerable to Attack, Report Finds
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

L’Espresso in stato d’agitazione per i tagli e la chiusura del sito annunciata dall’editore
media | censura
::: espressonline

And, Stack Overflow is 10! Happy birthday!
programming, codice, snippet
::: spolsky

Mobile Websites Can Tap Into Your Phone’s Sensors Without Asking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

SEC files lawsuit against Tesla CEO Elon Musk alleging securities fraud
protagonisti | frodi
::: Reuters ::: Slashdot ::: mante

Linux Now Dominates Azure
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

The new article discusses how @libreoffice and #microsoftoffice handle #OfficeOpenXML and @opendocument formats. It also compares the two formats
applicazioni, programmi
::: oscollege ::: italovignoli

How Programmable Calculators and a Sci-Fi Story Brought Soviet Teens Into the Digital Age
storia
::: IEEESpectrum

One advantage of crude models is that we know they are crude and will not try to read too much from them
programming, codice, snippet
::: SciPyTip

Apple’s Device Enrollment Program Can Leak Sensitive Data About Devices, Owners
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I’ve put together a list of resources for the aspiring Haskell hacker. Many are essential, some are extracurricular. All of them are incredible
programmazione funzionale
::: emi1ypi

Satellite Company Partners With Jeff Bezos’ AWS To Bring Internet To ‘Whole Planet’
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Quiet log noise with Python and machine learning
Python
::: cialunet

Toronto beats San Francisco Bay area in new tech jobs, New York in ‘talent,’ survey finds
economia
::: tylermeredith

The HQ2 process provides a way of crowd-sourcing information on sites, giving Amazon one of the largest and most comprehensive databases of urban-development data on the continent
dati, raccolta
::: wallingf

Defcon Voting Village report: bug in one system could “flip Electoral College”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jessysaurusrex

Facebook Says it Has Discovered ‘Security Issue’ Affecting Nearly 50 Million Accounts, Investigation in Early Stages
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: evgenymorozov ::: marcelsalathe ::: MIT_CSAIL ::: profcarroll ::: b_fung ::: podehaye ::: JedBracy ::: Slashdot ::: sheeraf ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: WIRED

Some news: after 12 years, today is my last day at UW. I’m so grateful to all my incredible colleagues over the years at @uwastronomy, @LSST, @uwcse, @uw_db, @uwescience, & @uwdirac… I can’t imagine a better place to have spent my time
leggere tutto il thread, le news sono più di una e impo, tanto
Python
::: jakevdp ::: jakevdp ::: jakevdp

“Linux Device Drivers” series
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Since the initial allegations of sexual assault against Kavanaugh, this Russia-linked disinformation network that posts nearly 10K tweets per day has pivoted to support the nominee and discredit his accusers
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jonathonmorgan

Full Circle Magazine #137
novità
::: Genjuro75

Python is a Hit With Hackers, Report Finds
Python | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

US Government Loses Bid To Force Facebook To Wiretap Messenger Calls
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Slashdot

Re-Open-Sourcing MS-DOS 1.25 and 2.0
storia
::: euanc

Apple Demands $9 Billion From Google For Default Search On iOS
economia
::: Slashdot ::: mikko

Posts on Google
Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

Richard Stallman all’Università di Torino il 1 ottobre “Computing, Freedom and Privacy”, se siete da quelle parte andate a sentirlo
open source
::: dcavedon

[Blame on you!] You Gave Facebook Your Number For Security. They Used It For Ads
Facebook
::: dcavedon

One Small Step for the Web…
qualcuno usa Solid?
Web, Internet
::: timberners_lee

Richard Stallman Says Linux Code Contributions Can’t Be Rescinded
Linux
::: Slashdot

New Web Site Will Team Journalists With Programmers
novità
::: Slashdot

Visto nel Web – 359

Linus ma non solo; una lista linghissima di cose che ho wisto nel Web.

Some Northern California Cities Are Blocking Deployment of 5G Towers
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Announcing: Work is underway on CodeMirror 6, a full rewrite with accessibility, mobile support, and modularity as design goals
Web, Internet
::: codemirror

Google should respond to these reports about the concessions on speech and surveillance it’s contemplating for a venture within China
censura
::: zittrain ::: real_vijay

‘Authorship is the coin of scholarship — & some researchers are minting a lot.’ Great article on hyper-prolific authors by Ioannidis et al
media
::: ResMetrics

58% of Silicon Valley Tech Workers Delayed Having Kids Because of Housing Costs
economia
::: Slashdot

Science and Technology links (September 15th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Research Proving People Don’t RTFM, Resent ‘Over-Featured’ Products, Wins Ig Nobel Prize
programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot

A Timeline for Logic, λ-Calculus, and Programming Language Theory
Wow, this is awesome!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: JoannaSharrad

The Linux Kernel Has Grown By 225,000 Lines of Code This Year, With Contributions From About 3,300 Developers
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Hello Clojure
lisp(s)
::: A journey into functional programming

Some great content at @javazone this year
linguaggi di programmazione
::: pivovarit

Linus Torvalds Reflects On How He’s Been Hostile To Linux Community Members Over the Years, Issues Apology, and Announces He Will Be Taking Some Time Off
Linux | protagonisti
::: Slashdot ::: anildash ::: whitequark ::: PaniczGodek ::: CoralineAda ::: Felienne ::: zacchiro ::: FiloSottile ::: brendangregg ::: Grummz ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: dcavedon ::: rakyll ::: Slashdot ::: webmink ::: noamcohen ::: mjg59 ::: jaromil ::: Slashdot

Where did RSS come from? Why are there so many competing formats? Why don’t people seem to use it that much anymore?
Web, Internet
::: TwoBitHistory

Carnegie Mellon researchers have devised a way to automatically transform the content of one video into the style of another
Photoshp per il video
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Italiasubs e i diritti magmatici
ditte | copyright e brevetti
::: hronir

La rivista TIME è stata venduta al proprietario di Salesforce, Marc Benioff, e a sua moglie per 190 milioni di dollari
media
::: emenietti

After this attempted fact-check, one thing stands out: this whole thing is completely ridiculous
ditte
::: fabiochiusi

The environment is full of data. But despite the volume of data available, reporting on the environment can be complex and challenging
dati, raccolta
::: formicablu

Steps for refining your tmux setup
tip, suggerimenti
::: ThePracticalDev

“Assange, Snowden, and Greenwald… shared nothing so coherent as a set of ideas but a common political impulse… described as “paranoid libertarianism.”
riporto anche se non concordo
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: peterjukes

📌 Join us in Barcelona on the 16th and 17th October @cececebe for the DECODE Symposium 👉 Beyond Surveillance Capitalism: Reclaiming Digital Sovereignty
Web, Internet | copyright e brevetti
::: decodeproject

Ma qualcuno di voi, alla fine, lo ha mai trovato un lavoro su LinkedIn?
social media
::: Linkiesta

Google Remotely Changed the Settings on a Bunch of Phones Running Android 9 Pie
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: Slashdot

Copyright: ripetete con me.. i bot sbagliano, i bot sbagliano. bisogna tutelare i falsi positivi. bisogna tutelare i falsi positivi. bisogna tutelare i ….
copyright e brevetti | frodi
::: quinta

Microsoft Windows U-turn Removes Warning About Installing Chrome, Firefox
sistemi operativi | Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

chiude path, socialino che google tentò di comprare per 100 milioni di dollari e che un tempo aveva una valutazione di 500 milioni di dollari
social media
::: emenietti

Announcing a foundation for scikit-learn at Inria
Python
::: GaelVaroquaux ::: wesmckinn

Is Tech Billionaires’ Educational Philanthropy a Bug Or a Feature?
economia | protagonisti
::: Slashdot

Apple Releases iOS 12 With Faster Performance, Memoji, Siri Shortcuts, Screen Time, Revamped Maps App, ARKit 2.0, and More
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Java Reflection, but much faster
linguaggi di programmazione
::: antonarhipov

SMPlayer Makes It Easy to Stream Videos from Your PC to Android Phone
applicazioni, programmi
::: dcavedon

Ajit Pai Calls California’s Net Neutrality Rules ‘Illegal’
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

All the videos from #ClojuTRE and #SmallFPConf 2018 are now online: Enjoy
lisp(s)
::: clojuTRE

If you have over 1M followers but your median engagement per tweet is around ~10 retweets, wouldn’t it mean most of your followers are fake? And in turn, wouldn’t that mean that there are still dozens of millions of fake accounts on Twitter?
Twitter
::: fchollet

How I hosted a website on IPFS
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

New Trump Tariffs Won’t Include Fitness Trackers Or the Apple Watch
ditte
::: Slashdot

Three former IBM employees in their 50s and 60s have filed a class action lawsuit charging that the company discriminated against them based on age
ditte
::: IEEESpectrum

Here’s a short story about cryptography in 2018 in five tweets
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fortenforge

Amazon Plans To Release At Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices, Including A Microwave, Amplifier, and In-Car Gadget
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

I see Charles Petzold is retiring and planning to dedicate his time on writing about “various milestones in the historical foundations of computing”
protagonisti
::: larsen

OUR LONG NIGHTMARE HAS ENDED!! thanks to whatever deity was instrumental in making this happen!!!
Twitter
::: EricaJoy

Some thoughts on the Go 2 error handling proposal
linguaggi di programmazione
::: elibendersky

I wrote a message to the haskell-cafe mailing list with a brief summary of the state of extensible effects libraries in Haskell, how they compare to mtl style, and what I recommend
programmazione funzionale
::: lexi_lambda

A set with operations and laws is called ‘algebra’ or ‘mathematical theory’. Absrtraction is a thing that you get when you omit certain set of details in something
programmazione funzionale
::: PaniczGodek

3 top Python libraries for data science
Python
::: cialunet

This may the most damning thing I’ve ever read on C++ (one of the world’s top C++ experts feels he’s unable to verify errata to his books a few years after he stopped focusing on the language)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: MarijnJH

Bezos (worth $160+b) will fund homeless charity with donations he can deduct from his taxes after forcing Seattle to repeal a tax on his company that would have funded help for homeless
protagonisti | economia
::: PaulBlu

La società digitale è qui: ignorare nella scuola la scienza alla base dei suoi meccanismi sarebbe come raccontare che i bambini nascono sotto i cavoli, la peste è trasmessa dagli untori e le pietre si muovono per horror vacui
scuola, educazione
::: fabiochiusi

What’s the difference between an integer and a pointer?
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

The European Union Versus the Internet
censura
::: stratechery

Tesla is under investigation by the DOJ over public statements made by the company and Elon Musk. The criminal probe is running alongside a civil inquiry
ditte
::: business

this is interesting, I hadn’t realized Racket had these low-level features
language Racket
::: johnregehr ::: wallingf

Iniziano a comparire sul sito i primi #LinuxDay2018
Linux
::: linuxdayitalia

A new release of the Jupyter QtConsole is out
Python
::: ProjectJupyter

A $1, Linux-Capable, Hand-Solderable Processor
hardware | Linux
::: Slashdot

I’m happy to see JavaFX 11 released
linguaggi di programmazione
::: JonathanGiles

Cyber Sleuths Find Traces of Infamous iPhone and Android Spyware ‘Pegasus’ in 45 Countries
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Social credit dystopia: “There are a lot of people who are on the blacklist wrongly, but they can’t get off it”
politica
::: FrankPasquale

The C++ people at work (who implemented Clang and sit on the standards committee) are doing some stupid thing with templates and constexpr and casts and it doesn’t work and they can’t figure out why
linguaggi di programmazione
::: slava_pestov

Chrome OS Revamp Delivers a New Look and Linux App Support
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Linux On Windows 10: Running Ubuntu VMs Just Got a Lot Easier, Says Microsoft
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Apparently August 25 was the cross-over point… NumPy has had more Python 3 downloads than Python 2 downloads every day since then
Python
::: vorpalsmith

The CircularJSON successor called flatted reached V1
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

Python is taking over astronomy, 2018Q3 edition: the curve keeps getting steeper!
Python
::: jnuneziglesias

Common Lisp is not a beautiful crystal of programming language design
lisp(s)
::: bitfield

Sony Announces PlayStation Classic, a $100 Mini PS1
hardware | games
::: Slashdot

LLVM 7.0 is out
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Red Hat, come fatturare 3 miliardi di dollari con un software libero
open source
::: mariofusco

Teaching kids Haskell, part 1
programmazione funzionale
::: bitemyapp

And this is exactly the difference between math and programming
un argomento che ultimamente m’intriga parecchio
matematica
::: jeremyjkun

Times Newer Roman is a Font Designed To Make Your Essays Look Longer
sì, confermo, per fortuna la mia memoria non è più quella di una volta 😉
tools, componenti software
::: Slashdot

Despite Data Caps and Throttling, Industry Says Mobile Can Replace Home Internet
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Alibaba To Set Up New Chip Company Amid Fear of US Tech Dependency
hardware
::: Slashdot

On the state of virtual-reality gaming
games
::: lemire

Check out Tai-Danae Bradley’s new short book “What is Applied Category Theory?” It’s free, it’s friendly, it’s fun. It explains the big ideas, then applies them to chemistry and linguistics
matematica
::: johncarlosbaez

Facebook expands fake election news fight, but falsehoods still rampant
Facebook | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

No escaping the ecosystem of fake
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: mentionmapp

OptaPlanner introduction article
linguaggi di programmazione
::: optaplanner

Riforma europea del copyright, in nome di Bach, ripensiamoci
censura | copyright e brevetti
::: guidoscorza

Facebook Could Face EU Sanctions If It Doesn’t Change Its TOS
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Who will push back the most on a move to DevOps?
open source
::: cialunet

8 Python packages that will simplify your life with Django
Python
::: cialunet

A while back, I wrote “math-as-code”, a cheat sheet that explains mathematical notation with code
linguaggi di programmazione | matematica
::: mattdesl

the War Room will house a team of about 20 focused on rooting out disinformation, monitoring false news and deleting fake accounts that may be trying to influence voters before elections in the United States, Brazil and other countries
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

last month, the Knight Institute wrote a letter to Facebook, asking the company to change its terms to create a news-gathering exception to its ban on scraping. So far, the company has not complied with this request
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

The Plot to Subvert an Election: Unraveling the Russia Story So Far
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: emenietti

“Writing a Linux Debugger” (9 articles, great job)
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

L’ANSSI open-source sa distribution Linux maison
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: valmichalak

YouTubers rejoice! A complete, professional grade, free software teleprompter is now available for #Linux
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Insurance companies should be prohibited from using activity data to determine eligibility and cost of coverage
dati, raccolta
::: JeremiahLee

Increasingly, archivists are taking steps to preserve old software, including a full program listing for the Apollo Guidance Computer—code that took astronauts to the moon during the 1960s
storia
::: IEEESpectrum ::: IEEESpectrum

Google says it continues to allow apps to scan data from Gmail accounts
Google
::: emenietti

ICANN Sets Plan To Reinforce Internet DNS Security
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The New York Times Sues FCC For Net Neutrality Records
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Titans of Mathematics Clash Over Epic Proof of ABC Conjecture
matematica
::: Slashdot ::: JohnDCook ::: isaacpc1975 ::: JohnDCook

Fatemi capire, quindi se sei contrario alla riforma del copyright sei un “populista”?
copyright e brevetti
::: fabiochiusi

China Blocks Twitch
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Eric Schmidt: “I think the most likely scenario now is not a splintering, but rather a bifurcation into a Chinese-led internet and a non-Chinese internet led by America”
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

Portal will feature a privacy shutter that can cover the device’s wide-angle video camera, which uses artificial intelligence to recognize people in the frame and follow them as they move throughout a room
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Windows 95 was 30Mb. Today we have web pages heavier than that! Google keyboard app routinely eats 150 Mb. Is an app that draws 30 keys on a screen really five times more complex than the whole Windows 95?
Web, Internet
::: julienPauli

Thanks to @Snowden revelations > “A confidential report by Belgian investigators confirms that British intelligence services hacked state-owned Belgian telecom giant Belgacom on behalf of Washington”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Ma quale coding, a scuola serve la vera informatica: per innovare il Paese
scuola, educazione
::: fulcorno

IoT Graphics: Mir Release 1.0
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Facebook Dating cambierà le nostre relazioni?
Facebook
::: emenietti

Britain to create 2,000-strong cyber force to tackle Russia threat
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: traceypretorius

Google Suppresses Memo Revealing Plans To Closely Track Search Users in China: The Intercept
Google
::: Slashdot ::: kateconger

Who invented the Microprocessor?
The microprocessor is hailed as one of the most significant engineering milestones of all time. The lack of a generally agreed definition of the term has supported many claims to be the inventor of the microprocessor
storia
::: ComputerHistory

Good read on the early history of JSON, and how it became the ubiquitous format it is today
storia
::: _wilfredh

ust 2018 has a much simpler approach to importing modules
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

If you use str::repeat, you should check your code: we have a security advisory for the standard library
linguaggi di programmazione
::: rustlang

Ever wish you could write a macro in Racket that transforms a small piece of a larger macro? Well, with some sufficient abuse of the macro system, you can!
language Racket
::: lexi_lambda

Use @graalvm to turn your Java code into a native executable… and finally turn that executable into the smallest possible @Docker image
funziona anche con Python; da provare
linguaggi di programmazione
::: royvanrijn

Huawei Trolls Apple By Giving Battery Packs To People Waiting in Line For the iPhone XS
hardware
::: Slashdot

An introduction to Binary Search Trees (BST)
programming, codice, snippet
::: ThePracticalDev

A wonderful new ILO report on digital labour just out of the press, authored by @janinemberg and other great people
Digital labour platforms and the future of work
economia
::: valeriodeste

Streaming Accounts For 75 Percent of Music Industry Revenue In the US
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

I’ve been using Go for only one week. But I think that a newcomer’s opinion can be valuable for the community and other newbies
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ThePracticalDev

Domanda per ⁦@facebook⁩ in Italia: ci sono stati dipendenti di Facebook “embedded”, o comunque in aiuto di campagne elettorali anche in Italia, oltre che nella campagna Trump? Se sì, quali?
Facebook
::: jacopo_iacoboni

LibreOffice Getting Started Guide
applicazioni, programmi
::: dcavedon

New Custom Linux Distro is Systemd-Free, Debian-Based, and Optimized for Windows 10
Linux distro
::: Slashdot

Did John Deere Just Swindle California’s Farmers Out of Their Right to Repair?
economia | open source
::: Slashdot

Visto nel Web – 358

Inizia la stagione autunno-inverno, grandi novità. Anzi no, il solito wisto nel Web. Per cattiva gestione della to-do list per alcuni link mi sono fidato di chi li propone 😉 (ma non è la prima volta) 👽

Need a Common #Lisp quick reference?
sì la uso da sempre
lisp(s)
::: RainerJoswig

‘State of JavaScript 2018’ Survey Announced
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

New blog post: notes to myself on software engineering
altamente raccomandato 💥😁
programming, codice, snippet
::: fchollet

ripgrep 0.10.0 is out! It comes with PCRE2 support (-P), multi-line searching (-U), JSON output (–json) and even a work-around for CRLF support on Windows (–crlf). Along with lots of bug fixes!
applicazioni, programmi
::: burntsushi5

Wikipedia Seeks Photos of 20 Million Artifacts Lost in Brazil Museum Fire
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Python Displaces C++ In TIOBE Index Top 3
Python
::: Slashdot

Libro di scuola ha pubblicato la fandonia del “tunnel Gelmini”: sarebbe “incidente grafico”
media
::: disinformatico

Microsoft Research Touts Its ‘Checked C’ Extension For ‘Making C Safe’
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Despite ‘Painful’ Spectre Response, Linus Torvalds Says He Still Loves Speculative Execution
programming, codice, snippet | bug
::: Slashdot

Should Webmasters Resist Google’s Push For AMP Pages?
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Ieri sera l’hacker ha pubblicato il cellulare di Davide Casaleggio e un’altra tabella che prova un ingresso molto recente in Rousseau, non un dump di anni passati. Il sistema di votazioni non gl’interessa neanche, una volta capita la fallacia nel meccanismo di autenticazione
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

A Nazi haven
Twitter
::: jacopo_iacoboni

No, #BigTech Isn’t Silencing #Conservatism
politica
::: GianlucaSgueo

Windows 7 Will Get Updates for Four More Years — If You Pay
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

The Bay Area had a gross domestic product of $748 billion last year and its economy is growing nearly twice as fast as the rest of the US. But just 4 percent of the region’s housing is subsidized and commute times are now at record level
economia
::: WIRED

il ruolo di YouTube
social media
::: jacopo_iacoboni

My “prediction”: One of @BetsyDeVosED, @SecretaryCarson, @SecAzar, @SecNielsen, @SecretarySonny, and @VP wrote it
Python
::: maxberggren ::: maxberggren

Here are 640 free online programming and CS courses you can start in September
programming, codice, snippet
::: MIT_CSAIL

Did you know that Twitter is experimenting with new features that would expose its users to opposing political views? In this @nytimes piece, I describe why this idea could backfire based upon a large online experiment recently conducted by my lab
Twitter | politica
::: chris_bail

Effective Program Debloating via Reinforcement Learning
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

“Future Directions for Optimizing Compilers” kind of a manifesto sort of thing by Nuno P Lopes and me [John Regehr]‏
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Macron is a *very* unlikely defender of technological sovereignty but his move to lessen France’s dependence on Palantir and the like is to be commended
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evgenymorozov

“What happens when an incitement to violence can be shared instantly with hundreds of people who can each share it with hundreds more?”
social media | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: fabiochiusi

Il Content ID di YouTube blocca anche opere musicali cadute in pubblico dominio
copyright e brevetti
::: guidoscorza

18 Python programming books for beginners and veterans
Python
::: cialunet

Among the 86,000 employees who work at Alibaba Group Holding, chief executive Daniel Zhang is not known as Daniel, or Mr. Zhang, or even boss. Instead, employees refer to him as xiaoyaozi, or the “free and unfettered one”
ditte
::: fabiochiusi

Radical #openaccess plan could spell end to journal subscriptions
media
::: formicablu

Awesome Racket – A curated list of awesome #Racket frameworks, libraries and software, maintained by Community
language Racket
::: d_run

UNESCO justed launched a new Handbook on Journalism, ‘Fake News’ and Disinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: mingkuok

Nearly Half of American Households Will Own a Smart Speaker by 2019, Study Says
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Multiple Trend Micro Apps Pulled From Mac App Store; Tens of iOS Apps Caught Collecting and Selling Location Data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Replace ‘Tech’ With ‘Banks,’ and We’ve Seen a Big Comeuppance Before
economia
::: Slashdot

The Known Known – In 1999, when Scott McNealy, the founder and CEO of Sun Microsystems, declared, “You have zero privacy…get over it,” most of us, still new to the World Wide Web, had no idea what he meant #booksreview
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Info_Activism

We call our good decisions ‘clean code’ and our bad decisions ‘technical debt’, despite following the same rules and practices to get there
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Development Release v.10.7.4
lisp(s)
::: newlisp

Weak encryption in the keyless entry system for Tesla’s Model S allowed security researchers to clone a key fob in seconds, open the car’s doors and drive it away
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: a_greenberg

The first page from peopleware, a book I really liked
programming, codice, snippet
::: Peter_shirley

Maybe tech platforms can be “fixed,” or maybe they can’t. But either way, it’s not an oral exam. And we ought not to treat it like one
Web, Internet | #ditte | Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Today I discovered an unfortunate consequence of GDPR: once someone hacks into your account, they can request–and potentially access–all of your data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

Le buone notizie vengono considerate alla stregua di non-notizie e pubblicarle è difficile. Le cattive notizie invece si diffondono tanto più quanto più sono cattive, cioè tali da potersi caricare di emozioni forti come rabbia o paura
media | novità
::: _MarcoV_

Facebook’s idea of ‘fact-checking’: Censoring ThinkProgress because conservative site told them to
Facebook
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: jayrosen_nyu

How To: Spiral line drawings with the tidyverse and gganimate
linguaggi di programmazione
::: marcoscan

tikzcd Is my favorite programming language of the week. Saved me so much bother and now I have nice diagrams
linguaggi di programmazione
::: wilbowma

One of the McCarthy #lisp in #lisp variants – Common Lisp version
Rainer 💥 rockz!
lisp(s)
::: RainerJoswig

Plex To Shut Down Its Cloud Service
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

A Look at the Dark Side of the Lives of Some Prominent YouTubers, Who Are Increasingly Saying They’re Stressed, Depressed, Lonely, and Exhausted
social media
::: Slashdot

In 2012, 68% [of teenagers] said their go-to social site was Facebook. That number fell to 15% in 2018
Facebook
::: dhh ::: Slashdot ::: leliosimi

How the EU’s Copyright Filters Will Make it Trivial For Anyone to Censor the Internet
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: giovanni_arata ::: mante ::: xmau ::: EFF ::: raistolo ::: brunosaetta ::: AlessLongo ::: RaiNews24 ::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot ::: BoingBoing ::: NSKinsella ::: dawid_wiktor ::: valigiablu ::: Info_Activism ::: valigiablu ::: rdicosmo ::: nvk ::: Slashdot

Microsoft to ‘warn’ Windows 10 users not to install Chrome or Firefox
Web, Internet | sistemi operativi
::: fkarlitschek

The Explosive Problem With Recycling Phones, Tablets and Other Gadgets: They Literally Catch Fire
hardware
::: Slashdot

The new Apple Watch follows a very clear pattern. Get better in each generation, add new essential features, and weave it more and more into daily life. More medical functionalities were entirely predictable since V1. What is amazing is how they keep on executing like clockwork
hardware
::: marcelsalathe

Cool-Retro-Term is a great Mimic of old Command Lines, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint
applicazioni, programmi
::: Noobslab

Me: Hey Apple, three movies I bought disappeared from my iTunes library
Apple
::: drandersgs ::: Gianlucadfiore

I have posted some shiny web apps for teaching population/evolutionary genetics
Python
::: phytools_liam

The best developers are constantly trying new languages, design ideas, & technologies. They’re learning machines
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Apple said its new iPhone Xs and Xs Max will contain the first smartphone processor to be made using 7 nm manufacturing technology. But Huawei made the same claim last month
hardware
::: IEEESpectrum

Functions are the masters of reuse: when you use an advanced feature, you need a yet more advanced feature to abstract over it… But all you need to abstract over a function is another function
programmazione funzionale
::: argumatronic

pretty cool stuff and open source too
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

A developer who can take a blank sheet of paper & turn it into a functioning product, under their own direction, is rare
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

‘How it works’ The Computer – A Ladybird Book by David Carey, 1971
storia
::: doctorow

A simple visualization of the variability of Google search returns when 10 students executed the exact same search: ‘causes of the civil war’
Google
::: EdwiredMills

nice (old) paper: Language Support for Extensible Operating Systems
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

GitHub banned us without notice – Is Microsoft the risk we didn’t consider?
Web, Internet | ditte
::: Gianlucadfiore

New: “Nearly all” modern PCs and Macs are vulnerable to a new attack that can access encrypted data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TechCrunch

How Game Apps That Captivate Kids Have Been Collecting Their Data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Google’s 20th anniversary: how the world’s best search engine ate the world
Google
::: formicablu

Create and publish video with open source Kaltura editor
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Preparing for elections – Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

New cold boot attack affects “nearly all modern computers”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ZDNet ::: FSecure

I’ve had 95% of this blog post sitting on my hard drive since late April, but I’d been reluctant to get it over the finish line because it’s so incredibly dry and technical. Still, I felt it would be a shame to leave it unpublished. Now, it’s finally done
confesso che non l’ho approfondito come vorrei
language Racket
::: lexi_lambda

Is this really an US patent in 2018? Hard to believe. ‘System and method for generating a dynamic runtime-modifiable user interface’
Google | copyright e brevetti
::: RainerJoswig

come sempre l’analisi di @stratechery su dove va apple con i suoi nuovi iphone è la più interessante di tutte
Apple
::: emenietti

Where in the world Is Larry Page?
Google
::: emenietti

Can Mark Zuckerberg fix Facebook before it breaks democracy?
Facebook
::: NewYorker

The Waiting Time Paradox, or, Why Is My Bus Always Late?
Python
::: jakevdp

Senior Google Scientist Resigns Over ‘Forfeiture of Our Values’ in China
censura
::: Slashdot

Seriously, @facebook? “The post, which has more than 100 comments calling for the senator to be executed, electrocuted, skinned alive, and fed to army ants, remains up”
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

On this day in 1956, the IBM 305 RAMAC was introduced, the first commercial computer to use disk storage
storia
::: IEEESpectrum

L’hacker Rogue_O pubblica il cellulare e la password Rousseau di Di Battista. Poi lo sbeffeggia e posta un tweet che sembra un commiato
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Facebook Will Start Fact-Checking Pictures, Videos
Facebook | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Assange’s allies have made clear that their allegiance doesn’t lie with liberal democracies and their values. They have taken sides with authoritarianism
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Faster 64-bit universal hashing using carry-less multiplications
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Sci-Hub’s battle to free scientific knowledge from the clutches of predatory publishers
open source
::: Peer_Production

Bowler · Safe code refactoring for modern Python
Python
::: nicolaiarocci

Almost Half of US Cellphone Calls Will Be Scams By Next Year, Says Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Maze generator in 10 bytes of 8086 DOS assembly
programming, codice, snippet
::: moo9000

Public release of Cedille 1.0 (a dependently typed language)
linguaggi di programmazione | matematica
::: cedillelang

Forget the new iPhones, Apple’s best product is now privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: marcelsalathe

Google PageRank is NOT Dead: Why It Still Matters in 2018
Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

A new study of 570 “fake news” sites finds their Facebook engagement has dropped more than 50% since the 2016 election
Facebook | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: WillOremus

The Chrome and Firefox extension, which launched over the weekend, removes every bit of content from the platform, leaving behind only the user interface prompts that are still fully functional
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Google’s Dataset Search, Julia programming language, and more news
novità
::: cialunet

Which Web browser do you use on #Linux
Web, Internet
::: latestlinuxnews

Much has been said about JS fatigue, but the upside is that there’s tons of creative experimentation. For example, eslint has a whole range of different 3rd-party output formatters. You can try them all out, and you tend to converge on a good solution
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Fighting back against fake news: A new UN handbook aims to explain (and resist) our current information disorder
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Interesting article on attracting millennials to working with mainframes
programming, codice, snippet | hardware
::: _wilfredh

The latest version of Rust can automatically fix lockfiles that have merge conflicts in them: https://github.com/rust-lang/cargo/pull/5831/ … This is often possible with machine generated files, but it’s rare to see in practice. Super convenient though
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Great interview with the Twitter CEO on goals, tradeoffs, and some interesting discussion of emergent behaviour after allowing users to make long display names
Twitter
::: _wilfredh

How Google is breaking EU privacy law, according to a new complaint
Google
::: Fast Company

This by @zephoria is *the* essential read of 2018 so far, imo. There is just so much good thinking in here, one almost feels like there’s life after algorithms
media
::: fabiochiusi

Whatsapp è responsabile o è un comodo capro espiatorio?
social media
::: wireditalia

“It’s important to imagine how things could be rather than just say, ‘We have this thing and it’s broken.’”
Don’t just ditch Facebook—start your own social-media site instead
social media
::: medialab

Visto nel Web – 357

Post lungo, dopo l ferie quante cose ho wisto nel Web 💥

Apart from the money, following the data was always the royal road to proof of collusion. And if this involves #CambridgeAnalytica it will prove that #Trump #Russia #Brexit was part of the same overall plan
frodi | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: peterjukes

Former Reddit CEO Decries ‘Rage-Induced Interactions’ on Facebook and Twitter
social media
::: Slashdot

How Do Spectre/Meltdown Fixes Affect The Linux Kernel?
bug | hardware
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

who pays to educate developers?
programming, codice, snippet | scuola, educazione
::: b0rk

Interactive reagent snippets
programming, codice, snippet
::: headwinds

Good news in the Google ANS patent saga: this week, USPTO issued a non-final rejection of all claims
copyright e brevetti
::: rygorous

Possibly the biggest / most important change is the addition of ColumnTransformer to handle heterogeneous pandas dataframes. Right now you need to provide a callable (or list) to say what columns are, say, categorical. Next up: providing robust mechanisms in sklearn
Python
::: amuellerml

This article uses the concept of ‘platformed racism‘ to explore the tension between how platforms afford and govern emoji, and how users appropriate them to engage in racist discourse
social media | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: Info_Activism

How Linux’s Kernel Developers ‘Make C Less Dangerous’
sistemi operativi | linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

How Can We Fix The Broken Economics of Open Source?
open source
::: Slashdot

Building a Discord bot with Node.js and Repl.it
programming, codice, snippet
::: SvenKauber

Two-thirds of India’s Smartphone Market, the Second Largest in the World, is Now Run by Chinese Handset Makers
economia
::: Slashdot

Le plan national pour la Science Ouverte est en ligne
open source
::: rdicosmo

This classic paper on operator precedence parser is very elegant, and nice to implement. Wish more modern papers were so straight forward!
programming, codice, snippet | storia
::: deplinenoise

Roger Waters + Syd Barrett

Is Windows Coming To Chromebooks?
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Study of 299 US adults shows that when people are exposed to tweets containing “fake news”, their ability to tell real from fraudulent stories decreases
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Twitter
::: mediagazer

Revenue from games, 2017
games
::: spectatorindex

Ecco il secondo numero della mia newsletter domenicale Guerre di Rete, inviata stamattina
novità
::: carolafrediani

Google introduces Tink—a multi-language, cross-platform cryptographic library to help developers ship secure cryptographic code
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: manisha72617183

Science and Technology links (September 1st, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Notizie a mano libera: è un troll russo? No, è G.A. Stella sul Corriere della Sera
media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: MCPievatolo

Twitter struggles to ship new features. The big issue is that Twitter can be very, very different things to different users, yet everybody uses the exact same app
Twitter
::: fchollet

India Pushes Back Against Tech ‘Colonization’ by Internet Giants
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

This probably surprises exactly nobody
ditte | economia | politica
::: laura_nobilis

Android: AT USB
dispositivi mobili
::: SiamoGeek

Hollywood formalizes support for open source in filmmaking
open source
::: cialunet

Bullet, China’s Latest Messaging App, Pops Shots at Top Local Rival WeChat
social media
::: Slashdot

Dal blog → Di compleanni, blogging e social networking
social media
::: dottorblaster

Wikileaks, scompare in Norvegia il socio di Assange. La polizia apre un’indagine
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: la Stampa

Germany, Seeking Independence From US, Pushes Cyber Security Research
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Gruppi Whatsapp chiusi a scuola: sbagliato vietare la tecnologia anziché governarla
social media
::: guidoscorza

In less than 10 days MEPs will vote on whether to ban memes and institute censorship online. We must stop this
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: stephenfry ::: communia_eu

My answer to How would you design the perfect programming language?
l’esempio in Scheme funziona con Racket con una modifica sostituire is i <= n) con (<= i n) e ricordare che ;else è un commento (anche se viene evidenziato)
programming, codice, snippet
::: PaniczGodek

CIDER 0.18 (Saigon) is out! It’s one of the biggest and baddest releases ever, so you should definitely check it out (or avoid it forever 😉 )!
programmazione funzionale
::: bbatsov

Google’s Doors Hacked Wide Open By Own Employee
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Jack Dorsey has personally weighed in on content decisions at Twitter and overruled staff to keep Alex Jones and reinstate Richard Spencer’s account
Twitter
::: Techmeme

Tracktion T7 Digital Audio Workstation is Now Free to Download
applicazioni, programmi
::: dcavedon

What a waste of time. You should do like in Italy. We abolished facts and now major newspaper are free to finally write every crap comes to the reporter mind
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | media
::: thek3nger

After Making Skype Convoluted and Difficult To Use, Microsoft is Now Rolling Out Features To Restore Simplicity
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Le chercheur en informatique @rdicosmo s’interroge @AutourQuestion : « Pourquoi une bibliothèque universelle des logiciels ? »
storia
::: RFI

Trump’s attacks on platform companies plays into widespread distrust among right-wing voters not only of news media, but also news found via social media and search engines
social media | media | politica
::: rasmus_kleis

Prominent video game-violence researcher loses another paper to retraction
games
::: RetractionWatch

How LLVM Optimizes a Function
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Unpaid and Abused: Moderators Speak Out Against Reddit
social media
::: Slashdot

Why I love Xonsh
Python
::: cialunet

Radical open-access plan could spell end to journal subscriptions
media | scuola, educazione | open source
::: marcelsalathe ::: johncarlosbaez ::: Slashdot

The BeOS filesystem
storia
::: fogus

Dash to Dock v64 Released with Support for GNOME 3.30
Ubuntu
::: dcavedon

Using TinyTeX from a Flash Drive
applicazioni, programmi
::: marcoscan

Google isn’t just a search engine – it’s a literal extension of our mind
Google
::: Info_Activism

Facebook’s social media monopoly in a nutshell
Facebook
::: n_srnck

How many primes can you find by truncating the digits of pi?
Python | matematica
::: AlgebraFact

Some of the links here I know to be useful
Python
::: ehud

New post: The right level of abstraction
bello; complesso
programmazione funzionale
::: JohnDCook

Now you can access cheat.sh from VSCode
tools, componenti software
::: igor_chubin

Google Wants To Kill the URL
spoiler: OK, forse, ma nessuno ha idea di con cosa sostruirlo
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot ::: gmerigo

Per-core frequency scaling and AVX-512: an experiment
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

It seems like most live programming environments are dynamically typed
linguaggi di programmazione
::: stevekrouse

there’s a whole book about computing before computers, and it’s freely available online
storia
::: random_walker ::: random_walker

The big problems with online information warfare
Web, Internet
::: carljackmiller

Sources detail Sheryl Sandberg’s expanding role at Facebook following its delayed response to the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which she saw as a disaster
Facebook
::: Techmeme

Ah, clever. Keep trying the PIN codes, but never click Cancel
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Wikimedia Warns EU Copyright Reform Threatens the ‘Vibrant Free Web’
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot ::: WikimediaItalia ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: zacchiro ::: mante ::: CreateRefresh ::: jgbarah ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu

[3] #Google ha rilasciato gratuitamente un tool di intelligenza artificiale che aiuterebbe i moderatori nell’individuare contenuti pedopornografici.A leggere le reazioni degli esperti i risultati del suo utilizzo sembrano lusinghieri
Web, Internet
::: guidoscorza

MikroTik Routers Are Forwarding Owners’ Traffic To Unknown Attackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Best New Features in GNOME 3.30
sistemi operativi
::: dcavedon

Python 3.7 packages for all supported platforms & packages of the Anaconda Distribution Repository are now available
Python
::: anacondainc

Mobile Spyware Maker mSpy Leaks Millions of Sensitive Records
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How markets coopted free software’s most powerful weapon
open source | economia
::: PeerProd

Measuring context switching and memory overheads for Linux threads
programming, codice, snippet
::: elibendersky

periodic reminder that afaik there’s only one good freely available introduction to static analysis
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Pythonista @jordibagot explores asynchronous development in Python using Trio in stead of asyncio and discovered it is way easier to use
Python
::: elementsinter

Mark Zuckerberg: Protecting democracy is an arms race. Here’s how Facebook can help win it
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

8 great Python libraries for side projects
Python
::: cialunet

Visual & Functional Code, Haskell’s GHC runtime system @luna_language
programmazione funzionale
::: Data_Science_PY

As Facebook prepares for US midterm elections I trust we can expect same level of vigilance in Europe (~370m users) and India (~241m) as in US (~240m)
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rasmus_kleis

Twitter’s @Jack wants a set of metrics to define and measure conversational “health” on the platform
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

Facebook now linked to violence in the Philippines, Libya, Germany, Myanmar, and India
Facebook | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: mathewi

More Than 1 In 4 American Users Have Deleted Facebook, Pew Survey Finds
Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: marcelsalathe ::: fabiochiusi

Much of the stress attributed to digital technology comes from passive use of the technology rather than the technology itself
tecnologia
::: JohnDCook

So, programmers, you know those systems that have been maintained for TOO LONG? that are just too expensive (in terms of technical debt) to replace, that are just hacks on hacks on hacks at this point, are a never ending maintenance nightmare that can’t be killed?
programming, codice, snippet
::: Foone

Facebook, Twitter Execs Admit Failures, Warn of ‘Overwhelming’ Threat To Elections
Twitter | Facebook
::: Slashdot

Interesting short article by Alan Kay arguing that the problem with the web is that users can’t modify the pages they interact with
Web, Internet | programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

We’ve got BIG NEWS. We gave Tor Browser a UX overhaul
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: torproject

Which Web browser do you use on #Linux
Web, Internet
::: latestlinuxnews

Please. Stop. Thinking. That. Machine. Learning. Can. Be. Neutral.
tecnologia | Web, Internet | Twitter
::: thek3nger ::: thek3nger

Benin Becomes the Latest African Nation Taxing the Internet; Citizens and Advocates Denounce the Move
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

BitTorrent Embraces Streaming Torrents, Takes uTorrent Web Out of Beta
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

I’ve been working on a new Python sampling profiler and it’s finally ready for people to start using
Python
::: benfrederickson

How to write a parser in Go
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Oh wow someone implemented a Blockchain in @replit and published it embedded on @ThePracticalDev
programming, codice, snippet
::: amasad

Google wants websites to adopt AMP as the default for building webpages
Web, Internet | Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

This kind of thinking by @Jack might be what caused Twitter’s share price to fall more than Facebook and Google during the Senate hearing
Twitter
::: CharlieBeckett

Ci risiamo: @r0gue_0 sostiene di aver bucato di nuovo la piattaforma Rousseau
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: valigiablu ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: cynicalsecurity

3 top open source JavaScript chart libraries
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Twitter agrees to abuse-transparency reports, civil rights audit
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

Fabulous article on benchmarking JIT optimised VMs: performance can vary massively, warmups can be unpredictable, optimisation sometimes hurts perf and you may not even reach a steady state
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

La campagna “#Contributopia” lanciata da #Framasoft per fornire applicazioni e piattaforme alternative (e, ovviamente, libere e #opensource)
open source
::: sdallagata

Japan is truly the place where ancient design traditions are preserved for the benefit of future generations. This (recently updated) page shows a mastery of Netscape 1.0 era 90s web design that is second to none
storia | Web, Internet
::: cheapogreg

Il legame tra attenzione logica della nostra mente, algoritmi, diffusione di disinformation o semplice propaganda
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

The cycle of disruption in the Chinese internet space is getting much, much faster
social media
::: fabiochiusi

The August release of the Python Extension for @code is now available
Python
::: pythonvscode

Questo tweet ha ricevuto due like e un retweet ma Twitter ha deciso di non mostrarli nelle icone. Appena scrivi contro il governo shadowbanning (versione leggera) immediato
Twitter | censura
::: real_fabristol

DOJ: We Will Examine Social Media Firms That ‘May Be Hurting Competition’
social media
::: Slashdot

You have to present a report written with Writer?
applicazioni, programmi
::: libreoffice

Adding peephole optimization to GCC
programming, codice, snippet
::: matt_dz

Internet shutdowns and deliberate slowdowns are becoming more common
censura
::: InternetFF

#GNU #Emacs is so much more than just a text editor, and now, you can get the most recent guide to this essential #freesoftware work flow environment. Get the brand new 18th edition of the Emacs manual from the GNU store today
open source | applicazioni, programmi
::: fsf

section 1 of “Type Systems” is the best description of type checking and its goals that I am aware of
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Alex Jones has been permanently suspended from Twitter for abusive behavior
Twitter
::: Gizmodo ::: jacopo_iacoboni

Say #pisQAnon to your favorite @casaleggio ‘s puppet ! … or ask about #Lanzalone , #ILVA , #Ponte #Morandi, #WTF you want
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: r0gue_0

Professor Who Coined Term ‘Net Neutrality’ Thinks It’s Time To Break Up Facebook
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Icelanders Seek To Keep Remote Nordic Peninsula Digital-Free
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Scipy lecture notes new release: an open online book (also in PDF) on the scientific and data ecosystem in Python
Python
::: GaelVaroquaux

I thought Zuckerberg said in 2017 that the idea of Russian interference was “crazy”
Facebook
::: IlvesToomas

Google Dataset Search
Web, Internet
::: epfl_edcb

Google can track surfing habits without need for HTTP cookies
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Gianlucadfiore

Quaternions were invented in 1843. They became a mandatory examination topic in Dublin, and in some US universities they were the only advanced math taught! But then came Gibbs, the first US math Ph.D., who chopped the quaternion into its scalar and vector parts
storia | innovazioni, futuro
::: johncarlosbaez

Privacy Issues and Solutions for Consumer Wearables
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ieeeitpro

Practical Common Lisp was the book that opened my eyes to the world of *interesting* programming languages. Before then, I just saw Java, Python, Ruby, C# all as slightly different takes on the same idea. PCL blew me away
certo, studiato, ottimo
lisp(s)
::: acid2

Casaleggio ha 72 ore di tempo per comunicare il data breach all’Authority italiana per la privacy (articolo 33 del GDPR)
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

My favorite example of how informationally toxic YouTube’s algorithm is this
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: chrislhayes

On compositionality
ahemmm… confesso che devo ancora connettere
programming, codice, snippet
::: Lambda the Ultimate

How do you determine what model data has?
dati, raccolta
::: JohnDCook

If I draw N uniformly-distributed numbers between 0 and N, sort them, then compute the N-1 intervals between them, those intervals appear to be exponentially distributed. Is there any straightforward proof of this?
dati, raccolta
::: jakevdp

AVX-512: when and how to use these new instructions
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Python enters the TIOBE index top 3 for the first time
Python
::: ThePSF

Playlisp: a programming language for Spotify playlists generation
Python
::: thek3nger

Tesla Shaken by Executive’s Quick Exit and Elon Musk’s Pot Smoke – genius move by @elonmusk to drive down share prices for private take over at lower cost?
protagonisti | economia
::: marcelsalathe ::: Slashdot

Scott Myers feels unable to continue evaluating errata for his books, citing C++ complexity as one of the reasons
linguaggi di programmazione
::: elibendersky

A growing range of useful collection data types for Pharo
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

I wouldn’t underestimate the resources being poured into command lines, given that they’re what most FLOSS hackers use daily
io sono sempre più per la CLI, come se fossi tornato al 1980
programming, codice, snippet
::: msimoni

I’m so tired about developers so careful for their logical choices, ignoring the huge amount of side effects TypeScript or any transpiled language implicitly has
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

Alibaba’s Jack Ma, China’s Richest Man, To Retire From Company He Co-Founded
protagonisti
::: Slashdot ::: emenietti ::: la Stampa ::: RaiNews24

In Belgium, scientific papers that originate from public funds can now all be made public in open access, regardless of any contract with publishers. It is written in the law. And retroactive
copyright e brevetti
::: glouppe

Wi-Fi Gets More Secure: What You Need to Know About WPA3
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Gianlucadfiore

Apple is talking to big newspapers about joining its subscription service
media
::: emenietti

al TG1 hanno detto che hanno identificato un sospetto di furto confrontando l’immagine presa da una telecamera con un database di foto di 16 MILIONI DI PERSONE ??
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: quinta

WARNING — No.1 Adware Removal Tool (Paid) On #Apple App Store Caught Spying On Mac Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TheHackersNews

Even if you don’t go to any of these sites, the researchers found that they have “an outsized influence” on the mainstream Web and public conversation: “People are likely being influenced by them even if they don’t realize it”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: drewharwell

Peter Norvig has put his #Lisp book (one of my all-time favorite programming books) “Paradigms of Artificial Intelligence Programming: Case Studies in Common Lisp” online
lisp(s)
::: RainerJoswig

Science and Technology links (September 8th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Google Slammed Over Chrome Change That Strips ‘www’ From Domain URLs
Google
::: Slashdot

Visto nel Web – 356

Settembre niente più scuse, si riparte, intanto ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web.

History of Lisp
fondamentale
storia | lisp(s)
::: Lambda the Ultimate

EFF Defends Bruce Perens In Appeal of Open Source Security/Spengler Ruling
open source
::: Slashdot

I am fascinated to learn that Multics (the Unix predecessor) was a big influence on the lisp condition system (i.e. resumable exceptions)!
Quand’ero giovane mi venne chiesto Fortran o PL/1; nessuna esitazione il Fortran lo conoscevo già ed era normale, l’altro a una prima scorsa no
storia
::: _wilfredh

Sempre di più si legge limitandosi a dare una scorsa al testo. Un’analisi della neuroscienziata Maryanne Wolf
Web, Internet | media
::: terminologia

Is Amazon Rigging the Bidding For Massive Government Contracts?
ditte
::: Slashdot

A cute JS project that automatically instantiates controllers based on the HTML you’ve loaded, allowing you to easily add logic to pages using Turbolinks
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Half of Audited JavaScript Projects Contained a Vulnerability
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The capital of Switzerland, Bern, has published its first open source solution
open source
::: Sjig

Another 30+ years old Common #Lisp application: REFINE – used for software (re-)engineering of code in various languages like Assembler, COBOL, C, Fortran, PL/1, …
storia | lisp(s)
::: RainerJoswig

Google Home Outships Amazon Echo for Second Quarter in Row
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Scheduling Notebooks at Netflix
Python
::: fulcorno

It’s Not Technology That’s Disrupting Our Jobs
economia
::: Slashdot

Tech Now Says It Wants a Federal Privacy Law – but on its own terms. And as long as overrides California’s law
Web, Internet
::: ceciliakang

India’s Biometric Database Is Creating A Perfect Surveillance State — And U.S. Tech Companies Are On Board
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Madeleine Flores

Sources detail a Ukraine-based hacking scheme that stole press releases from three US newswires over at least five years and made $100M+ via insider trading
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: carolafrediani

An introduction to diffs and patches
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Top 10 Raspberry Pi blogs to follow
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

This is a crucial issue for the upcoming election. Still, I don’t really get the point here, beyond greater transparency. What is it to be banned, exactly?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook | social media
::: fabiochiusi

German antitrust watchdog plans action on Facebook this year
Facebook
::: Info_Activism

Ubuntu and CentOS Are Undoing a GNOME Security Feature
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Every solution has strengths and weaknesses. You’re better off with a solution where the weaknesses are the part of the solution *you don’t need*
programming, codice, snippet
::: JohnDCook

GlobalFoundries Stops All 7nm Development: Opts To Focus on Specialized Processes
hardware
::: Slashdot ::: IEEESpectrum

Done. Babel 7 is Released
linguaggi di programmazione
::: left_pad ::: amasad

If you use and support Python, please consider joining the PSF. Basic membership is free
Python
::: ThePSF

Chinese Phone Maker Huawei Risks Alienating Its Loyal Customer Base By Taking a Strong Stand Against Unlocking of Its Handsets, Users Say
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

4 Ansible playbooks you should try
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Early histories of automation: ‘without the telephone girl’ – a 1889 invention for a selector that automated German telephone exchanges by the early 1900s
storia
::: katecrawford

Eseguire calcoli con Postgres in Django
programming, codice, snippet
::: lucaferrari15

Social rules
non solo per il ‘puter; vale per tutto 😁
idea 💡
::: recursecenter

A hugely impressive team effort, replicating 21 social science experiments from top journals
media
::: rasmus_kleis ::: WIREDScience

Google statement in response to Trump tweet
Google
::: Hadas_Gold ::: bpolitics ::: TonyRomm ::: hshaban ::: nytimes

“The Internet of Garbage” by Sarah Jeong
Web, Internet
::: mathewi

Google stopped. Microsoft says it never did it. Only Yahoo still scans emails, a practice it has expanded over the years
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: martinapennisi

US Government Takes Steps to Bolster CVE Program
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Twitter says it removed a further 486 accounts for engaging in “coordinated manipulation”, following the removal of 284 last week
Twitter
::: Techmeme

We just announced an update for Go 2! This includes preliminary draft designs for generics, error handling, and error values
linguaggi di programmazione
::: golang

Internet Groups Urge US Court To Reinstate ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction: 17,500 Entries on All Things Sci-Fi Are Now Free Online
Web, Internet | media
::: francdisa

Rights Groups Are Demanding That Google Doesn’t Release A Censored Search Engine In China
censura
::: Slashdot ::: JustinRaimondo ::: citizenlab

Carlo Nardone

Giuste considerazioni di @guidoscorza. Il #giornalismo si merita di meglio che una direttiva copyright fatta male solo perché “bisogna pur fare qualcosa”
copyright e brevetti
::: WikimediaItalia

In important non-Trump tech monopoly news, the European Data Protection Authority has finally noted that increased market concentration in digital markets is a threat to privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | economia
::: matthewstoller

Why Functional Programming Matters by John Hughes explains why laziness is such a big deal and is quite accessible
programmazione funzionale
::: RosaCtrl

We can’t emphasize enough the role @codemirror and @MarijnJH had in our ability to create the Jupyter Notebook. Lots of design goal of codemirror 6 would improve Jupyter Notebook and Lab
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ProjectJupyter ::: MarijnJH

The U.S. government has just introduced an Intellectual Property chapter into NAFTA — just like the TPP
Web, Internet
::: OpenMediaOrg

echomd, the md-ish syntax on shell, just got an update
tools, componenti software
::: WebReflection

At Indiana, students in the compiler course have a minimal but complete compiler in Racket by the end of the second week, which they continue to build on by incrementally adding new languages with new features
language Racket
::: ma_vollmer

In light of recent discussions, here’s a series of videos I made a while ago that shows my approach to reproducible data analysis in the Jupyter notebook
Python
::: jakevdp

Original Chromebook Pixel Reaches End of Life
Web, Internet | hardware
::: Slashdot

Risposta della Commissione Europea a lettera di Jon Tennant -sottoscritta da 1000+ scienziati- che criticava il ruolo di monitoraggio sull’Open Science assegnato a Elsevier da Commissione stessa
open source
::: marcelsalathe ::: timetit

Facebook has removed all cross-posted tweets. How many more wakeup calls do people need?
Facebook | Twitter
::: marcelsalathe

Logged off: meet the teens who refuse to use social media
Generation Z has grown up online – so why are a surprising number suddenly turning their backs on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat?
social media
::: superglaze

Containers in Perl 6
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Brendan Eich on creating JavaScript in 10 days, and what he’d do differently today (Maybe take 11 days next time, Brendan)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: mariofusco

Add GUIs to your programs and scripts easily with PySimpleGUI
Python
::: cialunet

Upscale bitmap images with better results
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

If you want to stay on Java 8 after January 2019
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Devoxx

A defence of Tumblr
social media | Twitter
::: _wilfredh

Yahoo, Bucking Industry, Scans Emails for Data To Sell Advertisers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

What Dropbox Dropping Linux Support Says
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Moving To a Chromebook
hardware
::: Slashdot

Why the Future of Data Storage is (Still) Magnetic Tape
uh! anni 1979 (per me, anche prima per altri)
hardware
::: IEEESpectrum

It Is a Challenging Time for the Internet: We Must Not Let It Be Undermined
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

The Linux Foundation Is Changing The Fabric Of Networking
sistemi operativi | Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Python Tricks 101
Python
::: kdnuggets

Microsoft Obliquely Acknowledges Windows 0-day Bug Published on Twitter
bug
::: Slashdot

Go 2 will explore generics
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Major Open Source Project Revokes Access to Companies That Work with ICE
open source
::: jwz

Practice coding from within your Book Creator book by embedding your @replit creations
Web, Internet | programming, codice, snippet
::: BookCreatorApp

Journalists who use term indiscriminately, or amplify those using it instrumentally, demonstrably undermine trust in journalism. So please don’t
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | media
::: rasmus_kleis

LibreDWG, the free/libre library for opening proprietary CAD files in the DWG file format, has been revived by @Reini_Urban and is now getting regular releases
applicazioni, programmi
::: lgworld

Fabio e Carola: se i migliori se ne vanno
media
::: mante

Sweden warns of upsurge in Twitter bot activity as election nears
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AlbertoNardelli

Ciao! Non riesco a scegliere fra alcuni atenei per la facoltà di Fisica. Volevo sapere quanto è importante programmazione. Ho v… — Ciao! Allora, la programmazione in fisica è importante
programming, codice, snippet | linguaggi di programmazione
::: BePietro

How to scale your website across all mobile devices
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

SolveSpace an amazingly intuitive and powerful parametric CAD. Open source
applicazioni, programmi
::: aesuli

Don Jr. tells Axios that if a Trump supporter in the tech world created a conservative, Facebook-like social network, he would urge Trump supporters to switch to it
social media
::: fabiochiusi

Firefox containers: an awesome feature!
Web, Internet
::: mtpani

Good paper on Russian Twitter bots
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Firefox is changing its approach to protecting users from tracking: Today we announce plans to block cross-site tracking *by default*
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: s_englehardt

Android Bug Allows Geolocation Tracking of Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Scala 2.13.0-M5 is out, with more new-collections goodness
linguaggi di programmazione
::: scala_lang

In an Accidental Email To TechDirt Editor, Telco Lobbyists Outline How They Intend To Shift The Blame For Privacy, Net Neutrality and More To Internet Companies
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Google’s Assistant Is Now Bilingual
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Justice Department Warns It Might Not Be Able To Prosecute Voting Machine Hackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Teaching young programmers about FUD
linguaggi di programmazione
::: amasad

Google have launched a cryptographic library intended to make using cryptography a little less like “juggling chainsaws in the dark”
programming, codice, snippet
::: ProfWoodward

Google Bought Mastercard Data To Link Online Ads To Store Purchases, Says Report
dati, raccolta
::: Slashdot

racket-mode: Merged the step debugger
language Racket
::: greghendershott

These from @Twitter on political ads transparency are some steps in the right direction
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi

Adobe’s Next Major Creative Cloud Release Won’t Support Older OSes
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

To the thinking person, there are few things more disconcerting than a tweet by the U.S. president as they initially seem to accord to reality but then quickly turn into messages from some alternative universe
Twitter | politica
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

This people at @guglielmowifi are crazy to ask for such permissions for a little bandwidth. Be aware when you connect to public WiFi!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Alexintosh

Test containers with Python and Conu
Python
::: cialunet

The European Union has made an Ad about the Internet Censorship Bill (aka Article 13) and it’s surprisingly honest and informative
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: thejuicemedia

What the hell is going on with Apple?
ditte | hardware
::: emenietti

What innovations have been suppressed as the result of monopolistic super-giants that make Standard Oil look like nothing more than a modestly sized enterprise?”
economia
::: FrankPasquale

US Accuses China of ‘Super Aggressive’ Spy Campaign on LinkedIn
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Compile a PDF from PNGs
vale, con modifica per l’installazione, ovviamente anche per ‘buntu
applicazioni, programmi
::: Connor Johnson

Lexicographical comparisons vs. equality checks: the long-string case
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Email Security Systems Miss Thousands of Malicious Links
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Startups Ditching Silicon Valley For New Cities
economia
::: Slashdot

University : boom for engineering. But Italy is still far from the European average : too little focus on education
scuola, educazione
::: alessio

Truly spooky new method of remote surveillance
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rossjanderson

Congrats to the Chrome browser, which will be 10 years old this weekend!
op sono con Firefox
Web, Internet
::: mikko

China Plans To Restrict New Games Coming Into the Country and Limit the Time Kids Spend Online
games | Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Lenovo’s Yoga Book C930 Laptop Swaps the Keyboard For an E Ink Display
hardware
::: Slashdot

Full Circle Magazine 136
novità
::: fullcirclemag

‘Gold Standard’ State Net Neutrality Bill Approved By California Assembly
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Scientists Make a Touch Tablet That Rolls and Scrolls
mica capito, ma tanto non m’interessa
hardware
::: Slashdot

Linus Torvalds No Longer Knows the Whole Linux Kernel and That’s OK
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Here’s the latest snapshot of where venture capital is flowing into education
economia | protagonisti | scuola, educazione
::: audreywatters

Why Google Is the Perfect Target for Trump
Google | politica
::: FrankPasquale

Annual computer graphics conference encourages use of open source
SIGGRAPH 2018 is the largest gathering of artists, researchers, and technicians with a focus on computer graphics
open source
::: cialunet

Open Source Devs Reverse Decision to Block ICE Contractors From Using Software
open source
::: Slashdot

Visto nel Web – 355

Allerta meteo ma intanto ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web 💥

Twitter Is ‘Rethinking’ Its Service, and Suspending 1M Accounts Each Day
Twitter
::: Slashdot

Australians Who Won’t Unlock Their Phones Could Face 10 Years In Jail
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

#terminologia inglese delle modalità di #trolling su Twitter: astroturfing, sea lioning, concern trolling, counter-trolling, incitement trolling, trolljacking
troll, loll &co
::: terminologia

A detailed look at how Ada Lovelace’s famous program worked and what it was trying to do
molto interessante; link a video demo della ricostruzione di Difference Engine, programma riscritto in C e Python (molto dettagliato) e altro ancora –ottimo 😁
storia | protagonisti
::: TwoBitHistory

Egypt Fights Terrorism By Censoring Web Sites, Threatening Jail Time For Accessing Them
censura
::: Slashdot

24 hours later, et voilà
language Racket | Emacs
::: greghendershott

Before you buy a printer look at the fine print. [DEC, 1983]
storia
::: vintage_pc_ads

So, Mastodon. Just FYI, if a SINGLE hostile user on a SINGLE malicious instance follows you, all your posts may be kept forever
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: adrienneleigh

How Rust’s standard library was vulnerable for years and nobody noticed
linguaggi di programmazione | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

“QED version 2.0: an interactive text in first-order logic” —at Terry Tao’s blog
matematica
::: logicians

“Logical Types for Untyped Languages” for the umpteenth time. One of my favorite papers and an exemplar of good technical writing
programming, codice, snippet
::: lambda_calculus

This is the story of the 1970s great calculator race
storia
::: PulpLibrarian

(An ((Even Better) Lisp) Interpreter (in Python))
Python | lisp(s)
::: CompSciFact ::: Peter Norvig

How to install Linux applications on Chrome OS
sistemi operativi
::: LinuxFansclub

Science and Technology links (August 19th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Go Memory Management
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Introduction to writing pipelines-as-code and implementing DevOps with Jenkins 2
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Google Is Poised To Open Its First Permanent Retail Store
Google
::: Slashdot

The Rise of Pirate Libraries
media
::: apacx

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admits “left-leaning” bias but says it doesn’t influence company policy
Twitter
::: washingtonpost

monthly is quite possibly the cutest console utility I’ve ever created 😍
linguaggi di programmazione | programming, codice, snippet
::: WebReflection

Apple pulls gambling apps criticized by Chinese state media
Web, Internet
::: cnni

McKenna Jean

How Amazon, One of the Richest Companies in the World, Secretly Offloads Its Electricity Costs To Local Taxpayers Who Live Near Its Data Centers
ditte
::: Slashdot

Microsoft Prepares To Kill the Windows 8 Store: No New Apps From November
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Un abbraccio forte ad @AnnaAscani. Siamo accanto a te Anna. Non ci fanno paura
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni | politica
::: TeresaBellanova

Deepin 15.7 Released, Claims to Use Less Memory Than Ubuntu
sistemi operativi
::: dcavedon

Molto molto interessante: mentre giovani lasciano FB gli ultra 55enni crescono del 17%. Ormai FB è diventato bar degli anziani. In compenso il 91% degli utenti italiani è su FB
Facebook
::: real_fabristol

Wrap on integer overflow is not a good idea
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Man Sues Over Google’s ‘Location History’ Fiasco, Case Could Affect Millions
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: Slashdot

How about if, instead of ditching Twitter for Mastodon, we all start blogging and subscribing to each other’s Atom feeds again instead?
social media
::: simonw

Per the JDK 11 schedule [1], we are now in the Release Candidate phase
linguaggi di programmazione
::: OpenJDK

Man goes to meet Tinder date only to discover he’s part of an elaborate ‘Hunger Games-style’ competition
social media
::: Independent

New research: “The frequency of Facebook use is found positively associated with incidental exposure to counter-attitudinal political information, suggesting the important role of FB in exposing users to political disagreement”
Facebook
::: CharlieBeckett

Aug 13, Facebook shut down English-language page of Venezuelan state broadcaster Telesur (504k followers). FB provided 3 different explanations (“technical glitch”, platform “instability”, & “suspicious activity” before simply reinstating site 2 days later
censura | Facebook
::: rasmus_kleis

Sweden made combating fake news part of their strategic civil defense plan
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: PeterCorless

Ready to build a nodejs snap? In this tutorial, we’ll build a Chuck Norris quotation website that runs as a service
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Chinese Internet Users Cross 800 Million Mark
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

Facebook is Rating Users Based On Their ‘Trustworthiness’
Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: BoingBoing ::: fulviomassa

In case you missed it: @GoogleColab can open any @ProjectJupyter notebook directly from @github!
Python
::: jakevdp

Phobia is fear, fear is weakness. Weakness will be exploited by your enemies
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: PessimistsArc

What is this weird Twitter army of Amazon drones cheerfully defending warehouse work?
ditte
::: johnregehr

The rise and rise of JSON
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

RC (Internet Relay Chat) turns thirty! Did you know that #IRC was developed at the Department of Information Processing Science of @UniOulu back in August 1988 by Jarkko Oikarinen
storia
::: UniOulu

Tornano le proteste dei cittadini contro la direttiva copyright: in pericolo i nostri diritti
copyright e brevetti
::: valigiablu

Chissà quanti giornalisti gli avranno già fatto questa domanda
media
::: JohannesBuckler

Tech Companies Are Gathering For A Secret Meeting To Prepare A 2018 Election Strategy
ditte | politica
::: fabiochiusi

Apple Hired Scores of Ex-Tesla Employees This Year
ditte
::: Slashdot

Waymo sets up subsidiary in Shanghai as Google plans China push
ditte
::: fabiochiusi

How to install software from the Linux command line
open source
::: cialunet

and don’t forget pocket-io which is 1K vs 60K for socket-io
Web, Internet
::: WebReflection

Planting Acorns
programming, codice, snippet
::: doughellmann

#otd in 1985 one of the most influential programming textbooks was published: MIT’s “Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs.”
storia | programming, codice, snippet
::: MIT_CSAIL

We’re excited to announce a new partnership with @OMERSVentures, one of Canada’s largest pension funds, to help us continue to expand our privacy mission globally
open source | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DuckDuckGo

First 1e6 integers, represented as binary vectors indicating their prime factors, and laid out using the sparse matrix support in @leland_mcinnes’s UMAP dimensionality reduction algorithm. This is from a 1000000×78628 (!) binary matrix. Very pretty structure emerges
matematica | Python
::: jhnhw

Oh, wow. Wow especially since in Germany, Facebook has been forced, through fines, to hire many moderators to respond to hate speech. If this finding holds, imagine the effect around in places Facebook has been terribly understaffed and unresponsive for years—Burma, Sri Lanka…
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: zeynep ::: Slashdot

Google’s Data Collection is Hard To Escape, Study Claims
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: Slashdot

Java and JavaScript Remain the Top Enterprise Developer Languages For the Cloud, Survey Finds
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Intel Details Cascade Lake, Hardware Mitigations for Meltdown, Spectre
hardware | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

It’s all in @littledan ‘s proposal for bigint!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jfbastien

Steam Gets Built-in Tools To Let You Run Windows Games on Linux — Now Available in Beta
games
::: Slashdot

Facebook “found and took down 652 fake accounts, pages and groups that were trying to sow misinformation. The activity originated in Iran and Russia”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: fabiochiusi ::: CaseyNewton ::: fabiochiusi ::: TwitterSafety ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: Slashdot ::: TonyRomm ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: donie ::: natashanyt

toxic asshole had a bad year
protagonisti
::: johnregehr

FWIW Facebook has taken issue with the reputation score analogy
Facebook
::: Mantzarlis

The result is that companies get to publish grandiose company blogs where they take a stand about defending democracy, and in the same breath, promote their latest products
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

How Unpaywall is transforming open science
Web, Internet | open source
::: fabiochiusi

From a 2006 review of @fturner’s book: a description of “the Internet we avoided” that today looks suspiciously like “the Internet we actually got”
Web, Internet
::: jbenton

Is Twitter making politics and discourse toxic?
Twitter
::: fabiochiusi

Redis just went proprietary, which sucks
open source
::: webmink

Bodhi Linux 5.0 Released, Available to Download
Linux distro
::: cialunet

Chinese President Xi Jinping Says Internet Must Be ‘Clean and Righteous’
censura
::: Slashdot

MIT’s ML-focused language Julia is winning over developers & gunning for Python
linguaggi di programmazione
::: MIT_CSAIL

Avoid lexicographical comparisons when testing for string equality
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

For the last year, I’ve been reporting out what it felt like to be inside a company hit by NotPetya, the unprecedented $10 billion cyberattack. The result is this WIRED cover story: how Russian malware took down Maersk, the world’s largest shipping firm
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: a_greenberg

This week in 1991, young Linus Torvalds asked others for feature suggestions for a new operating system that he said was “just a hobby.” That operating system was Linux, and would become the standard bearer for the open software movement
storia
::: IEEESpectrum

Reality Winner Sentenced To More Than 5 Years For Leaking Info About Russia Hacking Attempts
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: nycsouthpaw

Microsoft Hit With US Bribery Probe Over Deals in Hungary
ditte | frodi
::: Slashdot

One&Done: A Single-Decryption EM-Based Attack on OpenSSL’s Constant-Time Blinded RSA
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: johnregehr

Millions of Texas Voter Records Exposed Online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Windows 95 Is Now An App You Can Download and Install On macOS, Windows, and Linux
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Apple is a gigantic company! It is however tiny compared to a few historic giants like the Dutch East India Company
economia
::: simongerman600

Facebook replaced nuanced human judgments with a series of highly specific rules—basically a huge decision tree—covering every kind of content imaginable
social media
::: FrankPasquale

On this Day in History: August 24, 1995, Microsoft Ships Windows 95. Thanks to possibly the largest product launch campaign in history, Windows 95’s sales exceeded all predictions
storia
::: ComputerHistory

Go 1.11 is released
linguaggi di programmazione
::: golang

The vast majority of PLs are either self-hosted or implemented in a systems language (one without GC)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Regular expression matching can be simple and fast
algoritmi, codice
::: lizardbill

I guess my conclusion is that developers pro tabs are theoretically right but practically wrong
programming, codice, snippet
::: WebReflection

Announcing the Arduino Command Line Interface (CLI)
hardware
::: marcoscan

Google Might Be Hiding the Fact That Its Own Reviews Are Shoddy
Google
::: Slashdot

Science and Technology links (August 24th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

.@replit’s universal package manager usage is getting up there
programming, codice, snippet
::: amasad

27 Interesting Facts about Linux
sistemi operativi
::: dcavedon ::: Slashdot

The @astropy paper II is official published
Python
::: astrocrawford

This looks big: pyodide, the scientific #Python stack compiled to WebAssembly. Run Python *locally* in your browser, interact directly with #JavaScript. #programming
Python
::: randal_olson

Happy Birthday, Linux
sistemi operativi
::: Genjuro75

“Scripting language,” as of today, means more expressivity, less efficiency. Why do folks insist that it means “globals OK,” “eval everywhere,” “variables being one of several non-polymorphic types depending on mood,” “concatenating strings to get names of functions to call” etc?
programming, codice, snippet
::: YossiKreinin

Build a discord bot with #Python. Thanks again for the tutorial, @sixhobbits! codemntr.io/2NhKNIh #LearnPython #Discord #bot #chatbot #replit
programming, codice, snippet
::: CodementorIO

Ho deciso di fare una newsletter settimanale (ogni domenica) su notizie e temi tech/cyber/crypto della settimana. Si chiama Guerre di Rete
novità
::: carolafrediani

The four ways that ex-#internet idealists explain where it all went wrong
Web, Internet
::: GianlucaSgueo

Nokia will make €3 for every 5G smartphone sold
copyright e brevetti
::: engadget

A nice writeup on the development of Unix-like pseudo console infrastructure for Windows
capito poco ma tanto è per quelli là
tools, componenti software
::: brandur

Today’s internet can be seen as a kind of neo-television
Web, Internet | social media
::: FHeinderyckx

No, a Teen Did Not Hack a State Election
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A summary of this awesome series on getting into vim
manuali, how to
::: ThePracticalDev

Happy 100th birthday to Katherine Johnson, the woman who calculated @NASA trajectories included #Apollo11 to the Moon
protagonisti
::: Rainmaker1973

Visto nel Web – 354

Quasi ora di tornare all’attività normale; intanto ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web 😜

Julia 1.0 Released After a Six-Year Wait
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot ::: jakevdp

Facebook is spending an extra $10 million a year to keep Mark Zuckerberg safe
protagonisti | Facebook
::: FortuneMagazine

Alex Jones is shirtlessly screaming into the void on popular social network Google+
social media | caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: Gizmodo ::: Slate

“Twitter is early in the process, [@jack] said.” Come on. Safety has been declared a “top-priority” for the whole company several times in the past two and a half to three years, at least. Early in the latest round caused by the latest crises, perhaps
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Twitter
::: peterseibel ::: NiemanLab

World’s Largest Chip Maker Will Lose $250M For Not Patching Windows 7 Computers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | economia | sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Researchers Disclose New ‘Inverse Spectre Attack’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A better question: how do you fix connected humanity?
Facebook | social media
::: fabiochiusi

Faces Are Being Scanned At US Airports With No Safeguards on Data Use
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

At @defcon hacking conference and just learned how easy it is to physically gain admin access on a voting machine that is used in 18 states
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: RachelTobac

IBM introduced its PC #otd in 1981. The “5150” used MS-DOS & ran w/a 4.77 MHz Intel 8088 microprocessor. It cost $6K, or almost $15K in today’s dollars
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

The race to 5G
innovazioni, futuro
::: IEEESpectrum

Another interesting post where PVS-Studio explores running their tool on a major open source project, this time Android
bug | dispositivi mobili
::: _wilfredh

The Cost Of JavaScript In 2018
linguaggi di programmazione | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: stevesi

How Two Years of Instagram Stories Has Altered the Way We Love, Act and Play
social media
::: Gianlucadfiore

Beautiful maps in minutes: Meet http://Kepler.gl
tools, componenti software
::: cialunet

11-Year-Old Changes Election Results On Florida’s Website: Defcon 2018
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: Slashdot

Mastodon – È come Twitter ma più bello
social media
::: yoshi979

12 cose che dovresti cancellare subito dal tuo profilo Facebook
social media
::: wireditalia

Julian Assange just lost one of his few remaining allies
Web, Internet
::: NoahShachtman

Linux 4.18 Arrives With Some Big Changes
sistemi operativi
::: dcavedon

Many Google Services on Android Devices and iPhones Store Location Data, Even if Location Sharing is Disabled From Privacy Settings
dispositivi mobili | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Hacked Water Heaters Could Trigger Mass Blackouts Someday
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Digital Currency Initiative’s Cory Fields writes about his experience disclosing a critical (and now fixed) Bitcoin Cash vulnerability
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: medialab

Apple Asked Developers To Adopt Subscriptions and Hike App Prices, Report Says
ditte | economia
::: Slashdot

The dangers of AVX-512 throttling: myth or reality?
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Internet Engineering Task Force Releases the Final Version of TLS 1.3; Newest Chrome and Firefox Versions Already Support a Draft Version of It
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Quick case study on open source documentation…
Python | documenti
::: jakevdp

FastPriorityQueue.js: a fast heap-based priority queue in JavaScript (version 0.6.0)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

How Software Developers Use Twitter
Twitter
::: RichRogersIoT

Google says you can turn off its location tracking services on your phone at any time. And by “you can”, Google means you can’t
Google | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AntonioCasilli

Australia To Pass Bill Providing Backdoors Into Encrypted Devices, Communications
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

FBI Warns of ‘Unlimited’ ATM Cashout Scheme
frodi
::: Slashdot

Zuckerberg Doesn’t Care About Publishers; Media Firms That Don’t Work With Us Will End Up ‘In Hospice’: Facebook Executive
Facebook | media
::: Slashdot

Is it just me or is Facebook feeling more and more like a ghosttown
Facebook
::: kevinbaker

Twitter is making changes that will break or degrade a number of features in Tweetbot and other clients
Twitter
::: tapbots ::: zooba ::: jaredgaut

Hacking the Fax – Ground Breaking New Research in Cyber – YouTube
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: stecb

USB Charging Actually Poses Security Risks – Hacking a Laptop via a USB-C Adapter
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: cnxsoft

The distinction between platforms and publishers gets muddier every day. Facebook strikes deal with Spain’s La Liga “which will allow viewers in the Indian sub-continent to watch every game over the next three seasons for free on the social network”
Facebook
::: rasmus_kleis

In order to visualize an algorithm, we don’t merely fit data to a chart: there are logical rules that describe behavior
algoritmi, codice
::: Rainmaker1973

Hot off the presses! My new @NYTmag cover story about Silicon Valley’s war on privacy
economia
::: nickconfessore

Sep12 the EU votes on a law that is good for copyright owners, but bad for education. Ask EU to #FixCopyright4Edu and not to treat education as a private commodity
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

I wrote a gentle guide to all things WebAssembly!🤓
linguaggi di programmazione
::: bibydigital

Hundreds of Researchers From Harvard, Yale and Stanford Were Published in Fake Academic Journals
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | media
::: Slashdot

Intel Discloses Three More Chip Flaws
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | hardware
::: Slashdot

Altair version 2.2 just released! This adds support to Vega-Lite 2.6, as well as offering a number of API improvements, bug fixes, new examples, and documentation updates
Python
::: jakevdp

I see excellent research results reported by @fb_research, but no discussion of the egregious privacy violations that funded the work. See https://nbcnews.to/2pAI42E for a sample. $fb is a bad actor, and Facebook researchers could lead the fight to reform it
Facebook
::: etzioni

Software friends! how much do you read (books) about our craft, startups, leadership, sales, marketing, etc every year?
documenti
::: steyblind

Vue.js Tutorial for beginners
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Apple Argued That Buildings at Its Headquarters Were Worth $200, Not $1B, To Reduce Its Tax Bill: Report
ditte
::: Slashdot

Monolithic OS Design Is Flawed
Microkernel-based Designs Improve Security
sistemi operativi
::: johnregehr ::: _wilfredh

Microsoft and Amazon Begin Public Rollout of First Alexa-Cortana Integrations
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

How Facebook and Google Win By Embedding in Political Campaigns
politica
::: fabiochiusi

Americans Don’t Think the Platforms Are Doing Enough To Fight Fake News
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

How William Shockley’s Robot Dream Helped Launch Silicon Valley
storia
::: IEEESpectrum

A Look at Facebook’s Presence in Myanmar Where Despite Public Outcries, Facebook is Still Struggling To Contain Hate Speech
Facebook | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

There’s no guarantee that today’s fixed networks can meet the guarantees of #5G, says the chairman of a new @ITU focus group
dispositivi mobili
::: IEEESpectrum

Technology is never neutral. That’s why awareness of ethics is so essential
tutto il thread, fin da sopra
Twitter
::: fchollet

The dangers of AVX-512 throttling: a 3% impact
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lemire

Zorin OS 12.4 Released, Available to Download Now
Linux distro
::: dcavedon

TensorFlow has a lot to offer
linguaggi di programmazione
::: fchollet ::: aureliengeron ::: Ed_Forson

The Myth of Metaphor
uh! quel Cooper, quello del VB con la versione ammodernata di una roba del ’95 (ricordo perfettamente (kwasy))
programming, codice, snippet
::: MrAlanCooper

Police Bodycams Can Be Hacked To Doctor Footage, Install Malware
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Feedback-Directed Differential Testing of Interactive Debuggers
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey spoke with me + @lizzadwoskin today about the things his company is going to have to do to stop fake news, hate, harassment and more. Wide ranging DC interview before he is set to testify to Congress in Sept
Twitter
::: TonyRomm

The French government has launched an initiative that aims at establishing a new ‘general regulatory framework for the digital giants’. It’s asking some interesting and difficult questions, all of which necessitate a multistakeholder process
Web, Internet
::: Bennetto90

This is interesting: the majority dislikes algorithmic curation of content > “54 percent said internet content curated by the companies’ algorithms is a bad idea (including 16 percent who felt it is a “very bad” idea), while 45 percent thought it was good”
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Post-GDPR, major news sites across 7 EU countries load 22% fewer third party cookies
Web, Internet
::: rasmus_kleis

Tempo un paio d’anni e su Facebook rimarranno solo i vecchi
Facebook
::: mante

25 years and counting #DebianDay
auguri 🎉🎉🎉
Linux distro
::: debian

July UK newspaper circulation figures out, with % year
media
::: MarkDiStef

Last night I did a mini game jam where I wrote a complete version of Tetris in @racketlang and the Lux library from start to finish
nota per me: il codice raggiungibile passando per Mastodon; decollerà?
language Racket
::: dustyweb

It was the first of many attempts by the AT&T lawyers to justify their existence and to kill UNIX
storia
::: wallingf

China’s ‘First Fully Homegrown’ Web Browser, Used By Key Government Bodies, Under Fire For ‘Heavily’ Copying Google Chrome Files
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Trump wants to make it easier for U.S. to launch cyberattacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: vicenews

What I want in my timeline is
Twitter
::: KCoxDC

C17 is a “bugfix release” of the C standard
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th ::: b3h3m0th ::: b3h3m0th ::: b3h3m0th

I have been asked several times over the last few weeks to solve problems that yielded (lol) to monad transformers. Yes there are other ways, but let’s start here. I came across this very readable introduction by @gabro27 so check it out
programmazione funzionale
::: channingwalton

Twitter’s Relationship With Third-Party Apps is Messy — But It’s Not Over
Twitter
::: Slashdot

I spy an Altair plot in this post about @ProjectJupyter notebooks
Python
::: jakevdp

Because we were caught red-handed lying to the world, we’re now forced to admit that, yes, we track your every move, without your permission, with no option to opt out. Hope this clarifies things
Google
::: AmandaLeeHouse

The Senate just unanimously passed a resolution affirming that the Press isn’t the ‘enemy of the people’
media
::: krassenstein

Google Employees Protest Secret Work on Censored Search Engine for China
censura
::: fabiochiusi ::: azuech ::: Slashdot

Cloudgizer: An introduction to a new open source web development tool
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Discover “Unpaywall,” a New (and Legal) Browser Extension That Lets You Read Millions of Science Articles Normally Locked Up Behind Paywalls
Web, Internet | open source
::: marcodelmastro

“If you have anyone who can do a better job, please let me know. They can have the job.” — This remarkable, raw interview with ⁦@elonmusk⁩ is a must-read
protagonisti
::: bencasselman

Mozilla Removes 23 Firefox Add-Ons That Snooped On Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

NSA Cracked Open Encrypted Networks of Russian Airlines, Al Jazeera, and Other ‘High Potential’ Targets
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Lessons Learned in Software Development
vecchio ma OK
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

US Government Seeks Facebook Help To Wiretap Messenger, Report Says
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

A really fun project: installing uLisp on an Arduino Due, making it talk to a typewriter, and then writing an editor for the setup
lisp(s) | hardware
::: _wilfredh

Facebook Flat-Out ‘Lies’ About How Many People Can See Its Ads, Lawsuit Alleges
Facebook | ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Questo mio post su #Tumbrl (semplici #disegni) è stato considerato spam su #Google+ e rimosso, mentre su #Facebook non appare l’anteprima dell’immagine né il titolo
caso tipico di prestare attenzione a quel che si vede per meno di un microsecondo
social media
::: patfumetto

GoAWK: an AWK interpreter written in Go
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Tips on using the Curl Command in Linux
Web, Internet
::: Gianlucadfiore

Were We Destined to Live in Facebook’s World?
The power of an ideology that says social engineering is possible and therefore, we should do it—that’s pretty irresistible to a bunch of idealistic, half-educated young people
Facebook
::: sivavaid

Easy to forget how some digital freedoms we take for granted today, like PGP, was fought for by people in the past
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: amasad

Someone in London is paying good money to troll Facebook
Facebook
::: JaneLytv

This ✨magical link✨ shows your Twitter timeline in true chronological order—without retweets, liked tweets, or any algorithm nonsense
appena provato, sembra OK
Twitter
::: waxpancake

EU Accepts Resolution Abolishing Planned Obsolescence, Making Devices Easier to Repair
hardware | economia
::: Slashdot