Archivi Categorie: Visto nel Web

Visto nel Web – 346

Tempi difficili, i disperati nel mare e adesso anche l’Europa che tenta di censurare Internet (ho lasciato tanti links per darmi coraggio) e poi — insomma ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web.

Microsoft Program Manager Mistakenly Tweets Office 365 Will Be Rewritten in JavaScript
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Happy birthday to IBM! 107 years old today
storia
::: RichRogersIoT ::: RichRogersIoT

Eric Raymond Shares ‘Code Archaeology’ Tips, Urges Bug-Hunts in Ancient Code
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

‘Open Source Security’ Loses in Court, Must Pay $259,900 To Bruce Perens
open source
::: Slashdot

Facebook and Google must do more to support Wikipedia
Web, Internet
::: emenietti

une violation de copyright -> compte extrèmement populaire suspendu. Réaction disproportionnée, tolérance zéro, droits de la défenses inexistants. Belle application du futur article 13 et de ses atteintes à la liberté d’expression #CensorshipMachine #SaveYourInternet
copyright e brevetti
::: Pyb75

Elixir per idioti /4, definire moduli e funzioni
linguaggi di programmazione
::: dottorblaster

Timely, a secure time series database. From the NSA
open source
::: mikko

Facebook doesn’t want you or Congress to learn what’s it’s discovered happening inside its platform. Hmm wonder why
Facebook
::: chrisinsilico

Deepin 15.6 Released, Features New App Menu, Dark Mode, & More
distro
::: dcavedon

Microsoft’s failed attempt on Debian packaging
bug
::: nixcraft

Cr3dOv3r v0.3 – Know The Dangers Of Credential Reuse Attacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: xKaliSec

I just published “Perché ho deciso di lasciare Twitter e Facebook”
doh! la stessa cosa che ho fatto questa mattina, prima di leggere questo post; e sì, i social troppo seguiti mi rendono depresso
social media
::: AlfonsoFuggetta ::: MartaEcca

Gmail Proves That Some People Hate Smart Suggestions
tip, suggerimenti
::: Slashdot

Trust in the news media dips lowest in Spain, France, the UK and Italy
media
::: pewresearch

Fears mount over WhatsApp’s role in spreading fake news
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Gaming Companies Remove Analytics App After Massive User Outcry
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Write fast apps with Pronghorn, a Java framework
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

5 open source alternatives to Dropbox
open source
::: cialunet

@Microsoft explicitly and proudly supporting ICE is shocking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: yonatanzunger

On The Sad State of Macintosh Hardware
hardware | ditte
::: nicolaiarocci

Censorship 2.0 is based on the idea that there are three ways of achieving the government’s desire to keep information from the public – fear, friction and flooding
censura
::: fabiochiusi

By requiring Internet platforms to perform automatic filtering all of the content that their users upload, Article 13 takes an unprecedented step towards the transformation of the Internet (…) into a tool for the automated surveillance and control of its users
censura
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: _C4C_ ::: creativecommons ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: UBports ::: communia_eu ::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: _C4C_ ::: cdteu ::: jimmy_wales ::: WikimediaItalia ::: SebJabbusch ::: EFF ::: wikimediapolicy ::: UgoMattei ::: TI_EU ::: Senficon ::: fabiochiusi ::: communia_eu ::: LIBEReurope ::: EFF ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: DiEM_25 ::: communia_eu ::: Slashdot ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: fabiochiusi ::: DiEM_25 ::: jaromil ::: Senficon ::: creativecommons ::: yoshi979 ::: eduint ::: laura_nobilis ::: mante ::: UBports ::: WikimediaItalia ::: LIBEReurope ::: valigiablu ::: fabiochiusi ::: Senficon ::: mtorchiano

Rails is the most popular web framework in Silicon Valley by job openings
linguaggi di programmazione
::: epfl_exts

HackUp is a Desktop Hacker News Client for Linux
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Discover why and how @SWHeritage is an essential infrastructure in the scholarly ecosystem
storia
::: moraneottilia ::: carlopiana ::: nayafia

How to Install Deepin Desktop Environment on Ubuntu 18.04
tools, componenti software
::: omgubuntu

LibreOffice’s user interface is as simple or as flexible as you want. Looking for something minimal?
applicazioni, programmi
::: libreoffice

YouTube Videos From Some High-Profile Channels Have Disappeared
social media
::: Slashdot

75% of Malware Uploaded on ‘No-Distribute’ Scanners Is Unknown To Researchers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Plasma 5.13 is here: faster and sleeker; more control (stop & start media playing in browsers from the desktop, open & close vaults from KDE Connect, easily configure external monitors); more beautiful (blurs, transparencies, improved icon integration)
tools, componenti software
::: kdecommunity

Introducing Brown Water Python: Better Docs for the Python tokenize Module
Python
::: asmeurer

Hewlett-Packard Fourier Analyzer 5451A
storia
::: Rainmaker1973

The ‘World’s Worst’ Smart Padlock Is Even Worse Than Previously Thought
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Android Messages Will Now Let You Send Texts From Your Computer
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

HPE Announces World’s Largest ARM-based Supercomputer
hardware
::: Slashdot

iOS 12 Will Automatically Share Your iPhone Location With 911 Centers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

the complete text of “Functional Data Structures”
programmazione funzionale | manuali, how to
::: plragde

how I use Wireshark
debug
::: b0rk

When I was 13, I lived in rural Montana, and learned C by checking out books from a public library 80 km away
programming, codice, snippet
::: jdegoes

Roaring Bitmaps in JavaScript
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

The Ultimate List of Python YouTube Channels
Python | manuali, how to
::: nicolaiarocci

Forty percent of those surveyed had deleted at least one social media account in the past year because of privacy concerns and 62 percent wanted more regulation of such platforms
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Theorem Proving for All (Haskellers): math equational proofs are expressed as Haskell functions!
programmazione funzionale
::: nikivazou

Doing some research: if you are in tech and received any education (a degree, bootcamp, course, etc.) in computer science, IT, web development, design and so on, did it include ethics as a subject?
scuola, educazione
::: fox

Draft rewrite of @pyramidlang ‘s EVM generator in (untyped) StackLisp
language Racket
::: TheMichaelBurge

Starting today, schools can access our enterprise-level software and features for free by joining the new @GitHubEducation program
scuola, educazione | programming, codice, snippet
::: github

My answer to Which type of programming would you prefer? Object oriented or functional programming? Why?
non semplice, anzi… però ci sono cose in cui mi ritrovo
linguaggi di programmazione | programmazione funzionale
::: PaniczGodek

Opening the doors of the Software Heritage archive
storia
::: OpenSourceOrg

Amazon Brings Alexa To Hotels
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Most used hacking techniques
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: xKaliSec

China-based Campaign Breached Satellite Operators, Defense Contractors and Telecommunications Companies in US: Symantec
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Happy #FreeBSDDay everyone!
sistemi operativi
::: freebsdfndation

Learning operating system development using Linux kernel and Raspberry Pi
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Microsoft Employees publish Open Letter To Protest Work With ICE
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sheeraf

BOLT – a Binary Optimization and Layout Tool – to help you optimize the performance of your Linux binaries
programming, codice, snippet
::: fbOpenSource

Sul plurale degli anglicismi: conoscenza dell’inglese o ignoranza dell’italiano?
io spero che Licia (che seguo su Twitter e raccomando) non scopra mai il mio blog 😐
Web, Internet
::: terminologia

OpenBSD Disables Intel CPU Hyper-Threading Due To Security Concerns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Mosh: the mobile shell
#mob
::: nicolaiarocci

The @RemminaProject is moving to #gitlab , please don’t use anymore the #github repository
open source
::: RemminaProject

I wanted something better than “You’ll get used to the parentheses”
language Racket
::: alamajesse

Tito Livio Burattini e il mistero della calcolatrice
storia
::: Mr. Palomar

Cool analysis of programming language & JavaScript framework trends using a contingency table
vecchio, non se ancora valido ma intrigante
linguaggi di programmazione
::: drdavidawheeler

Gäel Duval, who created Mandrake Linux, is now working on anopen-source version of Android named ‘eelo’ (say it with a French accent) to get around Google’s @Microsoft-like grip on hardware vendors
dispositivi mobili
::: upFronteZine

I have a better idea: instead of charging users for subscribing to Facebook groups
Facebook
::: evgenymorozov

using Node.js johnny-five and raspi-io modules on a Raspberry Pi running @ArchLinuxARM it now trivial at all, if you don’t know what misses. Here a quick guide to bring you there, using the gorgeous @adafruit 128×32 PiOLED up and running in a few commands
sistemi operativi | hardware
::: WebReflection

we give you a fake cookie for leaving your workstation without locking it!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Sipu79

In retrospect, this whole Cambridge Analytica scandal looks like free PR for Facebook
Facebook
::: evgenymorozov

Facebook Will Harass You Mercilessly If You Try To Break Up
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Facebook is starting to let Group admins charge $4.99 to $29.99 per month for access to special sub-Groups full of exclusive posts
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Facial recognition is increasingly penetrating our lives, but there is still time to prevent it from worsening social inequalities
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: medialab

Rust 1.27 is here! SIMD, “dyn Trait” and book search, among other improvements!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: rustlang

Ransomware Update: Viruses Targeting Business IT Servers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FinCyber

Fake Fortnite Android Apps Spread Across Internet
games
::: Slashdot

Facebook is now employing natural learning processing systems to detect duplicate fake news stories on the platform that fact-checkers have already debunked
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Algeria shuts down internet to prevent cheating during high school exams
Web, Internet
::: helminoman

This is what happens when speech gets outsourced to Twitter and Facebook — FB blocks news stories because they look like ads, Twitter blocks people for linking to a news story
social media
::: mathewi

This writeup of my #LibrePlanet2018 keynote on @boingboing is more eloquent and concise than the talk
open source
::: makoshark

The US Startup Is Disappearing
economia
::: Slashdot

Nintendo and Microsoft Team Up To Promote Cross-Play, While Sony Remains Silent
games
::: Slashdot

A really neat way of building web UIs that communicate ‘work in progress’ — web components that render like hand drawings, and different every time!
Web, Internet
::: _wilfredh

How Twitter Made the Tech World’s Most Unlikely Comeback
Twitter
::: Slashdot

Ananny suggested that Facebook share the algorithms used by its machine learning systems, what data those systems are trained on, & whether systemic errors have been identified within them
Facebook
::: ananny

Employee activism keeps spreading in tech—now Amazon employees are calling on the company to stop selling Rekognition to law enforcement and to boot Palantir from AWS
ditte
::: kateconger ::: Matt_Cagle

How to implement laziness in #Java
linguaggi di programmazione
::: java

A first look at desktop metrics
Ubuntu
sistemi operativi | distro
::: cialunet

Here’s my write up on interactive Altair charts
Python
::: mkudija

“A Case Study in Not Being A Jerk in Open Source”, wherein I rewrite a Linus Torvalds email to be half as long, still clear and forceful, with none of the insults
how to
::: garybernhardt

Maurizio Ferraris, che da tempo porta avanti la sua idea dell’importanza centrale delle registrazioni documentali nell’evoluzione delle società umane, ha scritto un breve saggio sull’era documediale
Web, Internet
::: cmnit

Meanwhile #riotta è ancora lì da oggi pomeriggio che cerca d’inventarsi fonti
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: mazzettam

China Will Partly Lift Internet Censorship For One of Its Provinces To Promote Tourism
censura
::: Slashdot

automatic heap layout manipulation and arrangement for memory corruption exploitation
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: _argp

Facebook Messenger Kids App Is Expanding
social media
::: Slashdot

Lingua italiana, così evolve sui social network
social media
::: cmnit

cargo-edit 0.3 is out – and very close to a perfect `cargo add foo` experience!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: killercup

Good scoop from @Kantrowitz on Facebook building a red team to go and look for the bad shit before it happens
Facebook
::: sheeraf

How to Do Code Reviews Like a Human
programming, codice, snippet
::: wallingf

Red Hat Changes Its Open-Source Licensing Rules
distro
::: Slashdot

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Visto nel Web – 345

Stanco (la politica) e così-così (la salute) ma intanto eco cosa ho wisto nel Web.

Defying Skeptics, Twitter Stock Surges 60% in 2018
social media
::: Slashdot

Unresolved Login Issue Prevented Florida ‘Concealed Weapon’ Background Checks For Over a Year
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Node.js Creator Blasts Node.js, Offers a Secure TypeScript-Based Alternative
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gdi2290

Saving and scraping a website with Puppeteer
linguaggi di programmazione
::: daw985

Lawrence Lessig Criticizes Proposed 140-Year Copyright Protections
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

the declining geopolitical power of US tech
innovazioni, futuro | politica
::: evgenymorozov

Should Developers Abandon Agile?
programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot

Mark Zuckerberg and the 2012 Facebook Moscow Hack
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Science and Technology links (June 9th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Github and Open-source Is a Boon for the Underprivileged
open source
::: amasad

Systemd-Free Devuan 2.0 ‘ASCII’ Officially Released
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Nice introduction to Rust that even shows how it compiles down to assembly
manuali, how to | linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

My faith in the overall goodness of the tech industry, already shaken by a cold hard look inside the world of advertising technology, had drowned
innovazioni, futuro
::: Symbo1ics

The One-Name Email, a Silicon Valley Status Symbol, Is Wreaking Havoc
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Microsoft is Working on its Own Game Streaming, Netflix-Like Service
games
::: Slashdot

Apple will transform, and take full control of, the Mac platform
sistemi operativi
::: AngelLamuno

Digital IDs Needed To End ‘Mob Rule’ Online, Says UK’s Security Minister
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

How Microsoft’s Windows Red Team Keeps PCs Safe
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

First impressions about #GraalVM
Web, Internet | linguaggi di programmazione
::: myfear

Launching a web server with python’s SimpleHTTP module is a convenient way for transfering files from a remote location
linguaggi di programmazione
::: daw985

Il #digitale può incidere pesantemente sulla comunicazione politica e quindi sulla #democrazia
Web, Internet
::: giacomodotta ::: buzzico

America Unveils the World’s Fastest Supercomputer (And Yes: It Runs Linux)
sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

Microsoft To Stop Offering Support For Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Old Surface Devices in Forums
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

Il corso di Tecniche di Programmazione si avvia alla conclusione. #Java #JavaFX #SQL #algoritmi #ricorsione #simulazioni
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

Net Neutrality Repeal Is Official
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Roaring Bitmaps are now available in Node for JavaScript programmers (npm install roaring)
anche per Python
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire ::: lemire

Four Years On, Developers Ponder The Real Purpose of Apple’s Swift Programming Language
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

I like that Git doesn’t try to hide its underlying object model
tools, componenti software
::: lunaryorn

thanks to GDPR millions of users of the Spanish football app “La Liga” learnt that the app can spy on bars and customers, using microphones and GPS tracking, to detect unlicensed broadcasting of matches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: F_Kaltheuner ::: Slashdot

Tanzania Orders All Unregistered Bloggers To Take Down Their Sites
censura
::: Slashdot

My article DasBetterC is now trending on the 2nd page of Hacker News
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WalterBright

Inventor Says Google Is Patenting His Public Domain Work
open source
::: Slashdot

This is *the* issue: “This is a scientific issue, not an ideological one, so we need to treat it scientifically. It’s not enough to look at correlations: We need to set up randomized experiments and actually test for causation”
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Theorem Proving for All (Haskellers): math equational proofs are expressed as Haskell functions!
programmazione funzionale
::: nikivazou

Un po’ di rassegna stampa su ‘Persuasori Social’, il progetto realizzato con @nexacenter, @CRiformaStato e Fondazione P&R su trasparenza e democrazia nelle campagne politiche digitali
social media
::: fabiochiusi

It is time for the EP to #SaveYourInternet – here’s why @EP_Legal should oppose upload filters (#DeleteArt13) and the press publishers’ right (#SaveTheLink) in next week’s vote
copyright e brevetti
::: cdteu ::: Aokamidu ::: fcouchet ::: Slashdot

Net neutrality is officially dead. Here’s how you’ll notice it’s gone
Web, Internet
::: Slate

It’s a personal computer if you are willing to put your grocery list on it, carry it into the grocery store and out of it again with two bags of groceries — Alan Kay (1986)
storia
::: Symbo1ics

% of US teens who say they use
social media
::: MonicaRAnders

65 yrs ago this month Sister Mary Keller received what many view as the 1st CS PhD, and she also helped develop BASIC
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL ::: wallingf

hn commenter on the Torvalds/Tanenbaum microkernel debate
dissento ma riporto; o è una pèrovocazione?
sistemi operativi
::: johnregehr

The issue goes far beyond what Cambridge Analytica may have done in 2016. We need to confront that this kind of surveillance/data infrastructure is ripe for use, misuse and abuse
Facebook
::: zeynep

KDE Plasma 5.13 Released
tools, componenti software
::: Slashdot

Wifite 2. A complete re-write of wifite, a Python script for auditing wireless networks
applicazioni, programmi
::: xKaliSec

JavaScript Zero : Real JavaScript and Zero Side-Channel Attacks
linguaggi di programmazione
::: xKaliSec

OnionHarvester – A small TOR Onion Address harvester for checking if the address is available or not
applicazioni, programmi
::: xKaliSec

Ever wanted to warp your data the same way that Jet warps your perception? Now you can! Introducing `makeitpop`
linguaggi di programmazione
::: choldgraf

Andiamo a caccia di profili falsi su #Facebook e #Instagram. Ecco una piccola guida per riconoscerli
social media
::: SergioGridelli

Le video-lezioni del corso di Tecniche di Programmazione #TdP2018 sono disponibili
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

So often in open source we see the finished product rather than the process…
Jake rockz 💥👽💥
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp

#daleggere perché queste strategie comunicative sono usate anche da alcuni abili politici italiani
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | media
::: terminologia

JavaScript is like leaded gasoline; toxic, bad for everyone, but readily available and with few alternatives
linguaggi di programmazione
::: migueldeicaza

Facebook confirms that it tracks how you move mouse on the computer screen
Facebook
::: aral ::: cstross ::: accessnow

We launched copyrightforeducation.eu #FixCopyright
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

Wow, #numba and @ApacheArrow powered StringArray factor 13 smaller in memory and factor 2 faster group by on strings in #pandas
linguaggi di programmazione
::: sebineubauer

Laptops With 128GB of RAM Are Here
hardware
::: Slashdot

70+ led by the founding fathers of Internet and the web join their voices to ours asking #EU to delete the badly broken Art. 13 of the #EU copyright directive: it’s time to listen!
copyright e brevetti
::: rdicosmo ::: _C4C_

Britain’s Dixons Carphone Discovers Data Breach Affecting 5.9 Million Payment Cards
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A team of academics, funded by an $8.9m @IESResearch grant, have used the online platform to anonymously collect the clicks and keystrokes of 200,000 Fla. students. The goal: teach the software to pinpoint when kids feel happy, bored, or engaged
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: BenjaminBHerold

The highly-rated cross platform open source file manager Double Commander is back as a Project of the Week!
open source
::: sourceforge

‘Netflix and Alphabet Will Need To Become ISPs, Fast’
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

The feature rich remote desktop client from RemminaProject is now available for #Ubuntu as a Snap!
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

online copy (hopefully legal) of the third edition of Zobel’s Writing for Computer Science
manuali, how to
::: johnregehr

China’s Surveillance State Will Soon Track Cars
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

React on Repl.it just got a whole lot faster with preboot
Web, Internet | programming, codice, snippet
::: replit

Please join us in celebrating the grand opening of the @SWHeritage archive!
storia
::: GoogleOSS

Bash tips for everyday at the command line
tip, suggerimenti
::: cialunet

build.rs is a handy Rust pattern for compile-time code generation
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Video Lectures of Ambient Intelligence #AmI2018 @AmI_course are available for downloading
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

SoK: Systematic overview of C++ sanitizers w emphasis on sec issues [tools viz sec vul coverage, performance, compatibility, trade-offs; ASan most popular: mem safety exploitability focus, scales to real life, compiler integration]
programming, codice, snippet
::: daniel_bilar

Apple just closed the loophole that let police get into locked iPhones
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MIT_CSAIL

Another Day, Another Intel CPU Security Hole: Lazy State
hardware | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

On The Sad State of Macintosh Hardware
hardware
::: Slashdot

Cops Are Confident iPhone Hackers Have Found a Workaround to Apple’s New Security Feature
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

WebAssembly with #nim #wasm
linguaggi di programmazione | Web, Internet
::: arialdomartini

Google is a monopoly because we’ve allowed it to become one. And the first answer for how to rein in this digital giant is also the best: break it up
Google
::: BostonGlobe

JS is not worse than …
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

avidemux is a free video editor to cut, filter, and encode projects
applicazioni, programmi
::: sourceforge

Adobe is Reviving the Stunning Lost Fonts of the Bauhaus
tools, componenti software
::: Slashdot

This isn’t even close to satire, it’s just true
social media
::: SarahJamieLewis

For organizations that were hoping to see a decline in #malware #threats, there is no sign that #cryptomining malware will be going away anytime soon. In fact, cryptomining malware continues to dominate among #hackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ictlc

This would break the internet. Imagine YouTube Content ID, but for everything: blog comments, tweets, Github commits, Instagram photos, replies to newspaper articles, rental listings, dating profiles. This is being proposed in the EU. #Article13
copyright e brevetti
::: torproject

Dear @EPPGroup, you care about quality education in Europe. Support it during this week’s vote. The exception in art 4 should (1) be mandatory (2) enable cross border sharing (3) have no license override (4) have no forced remuneration. #FixCopyright
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

jp is a tool for making dead simple terminal plots from JSON (or CSV) data. Bar charts, line charts, scatter plots, histograms and heatmaps are supported
applicazioni, programmi
::: bitfield

The PDF file format was published on June 15, 1993 by @Adobe, and is 25 years old today
applicazioni, programmi | storia
::: mikko

After 7 years of “relentless growth in the use of social media for news”, writes @risj_oxford’s Digital News Report 2018, “now, in many countries, growth has stopped or gone into reverse”
social media
::: fabiochiusi

Let’s code a TCP/IP stack
Web, Internet
::: b3h3m0th

Protests greet Brussels copyright reform plan
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

Facebook’s longtime head of policy and comms steps down
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Facebook to meet GOP leaders to hash out censorship complaints
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Emojis, Java and Strings
linguaggi di programmazione
::: lemire

Presto potrete avere #Windows10 sul vostro smartphone #Huawei con #Android
dispositivi mobili | sistemi operativi
::: WindowsBlogIta

After having refused any compromise throughout the #copyright negotiations, @AxelVossMdEP is now unsure if he has a majority. It’s not too late for him to endorse our @GreensEP alternative proposals that will help rightsholders and #SaveYourInternet!
copyright e brevetti
::: Senficon

We introduce you to the ‘Magic 10’: The 10 MEPs who have the power to #SaveYourInternet from the #Copyright #CensorshipMachine. Convince them to be a hero not a zero: make them #DeleteArt13 on 20 June! saveyourinternet.eu #FixCopyright
copyright e brevetti
::: _C4C_

You can now interactively generate plots (or any type of media) on @replit. This is 🔥🔥🔥 for anyone doing ML or stats
programming, codice, snippet
::: amasad

Some Prominent Tech Companies Are Paying Big Money To Kill a California Privacy Initiative
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Salviamo il copyright e uccidiamo internet con filtri preventivi? La riforma UE e un dibattito di cui i giornali italiani (e non solo) si sono dimenticati
copyright e brevetti
::: AlessLongo

My answer to What are some interesting things you could say about Lisp?
lisp(s)
::: PaniczGodek

If we know enough about what you say and do, your psychome will seemingly predict your response to a sales pitch, propaganda, or any stimulus
ad, pubblicità
::: medialab

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

The famous feature-filled scientific plotting package gnuplot is back as a Project of the Week!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: sourceforge

17 Backdoored Images Downloaded 5 Million Times Removed From Docker Hub
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

US Files Criminal Charges Against Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmes, Ramesh Balwani
frodi
::: Slashdot ::: voxdotcom

Inside the Private Event Where Microsoft, Google, Salesforce and Other Rivals Share Security Secrets
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | ditte
::: Slashdot

Data Propria, run by Cambridge Analytica alumni, working on Trump 2020 campaign
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: 221Boy

Le meraviglie della ricorsività
language Racket | func
::: TheMichaelBurge

A #Marketing Site Deleted Almost 6,000 Articles After It Was Caught Stealing Fact-Checks And Plagiarizing
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: RadioProzac

More and more experts warn of the dangers of #Article13 upload filters
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

The list of organisations and individual experts opposing the #CensorshipMachine is amazing. Read below the different groups sounding the alarm and trying to #SaveYourInternet
copyright e brevetti
::: edri

Sound of Science: … Sci-Hub, in the world of scientific and technical information is the total disruption, the outsider arriving and the platform giving access to the documents much faster than legal platforms
media
::: Sci_Hub

Visto nel Web – 344

Fresco di adesso ecco la rassegna di cosa ho wisto nel Web ☀️

If you install sage with conda I *highly* recommend installing it into a separate environment rather than your main one
linguaggi di programmazione
::: asmeurer

Altro che #ecommerce: ecco i servizi che fanno guadagnare #Amazon
ditte
::: sdallagata

“One year of C” by @FlohOfWoe is quite good
linguaggi di programmazione
::: aras_p

Apparently there are compilers that turn C and C++(through LLVM) into Javascript. And people use it to port games
linguaggi di programmazione
::: TheMichaelBurge

A really fun function name in Common Lisp: the
“fun” fino a un certo punto
lisp(s)
::: _wilfredh

CSS Is Now So Overpowered It Can Deanonymize Facebook Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Is it too early to apply for a job writing tips for @eviloverflow? I know a million of these
programming, codice, snippet
::: lizardbill

Science and Technology links (June 2nd, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Haskell Adoption and User Satisfaction Growing
programmazione funzionale
::: InfoQ

A Mongolian shepherd with an AK47 and a pet snow leopard
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: StoriesOfPeopIe ::: Mikes005

I have just released Magit v2.13.0!
roba per Emacs
tools, componenti software
::: magit_emacs

How did Russian hackers try and trick state elections officials into clicking on malware? By sending very boring emails — containing “new” software manuals
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ryantate

California’s Efforts To Restrict Elon Musk’s Flamethrowers Go Down In Flames
protagonisti | Pazzie | (forse)
::: Slashdot

Just released a new version of uLisp, my #Lisp interpreter for small processors such as the @Arduino, now with floating-point support
lisp(s)
::: johnson_davies

Some interesting insights on early Emacs in these annotated emails from Guy L Steele
storia
::: _wilfredh

Cisco says 90% of internet traffic goes through #Erlang-controlled nodes
linguaggi di programmazione
::: arialdomartini

A tiny (disastrous) ECMAScript change
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

The Little Typer
programming, codice, snippet
::: StephenPiment

Developers! What do you think of Microsoft acquiring GitHub?
programming, codice, snippet | ditte
::: tomwarren

Learn the basics of CSS in 5 minutes
programming, codice, snippet
::: ulaulaman

#Wikipedia’s top-cited scholarly articles
Web, Internet
::: ulaulaman

Smartphone Shipments Declined For the First Time In 2017
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Are Coming To Xbox One
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Facebook is an unraveling ball of yarn. I’ve seen enough smoke to know if the reporters and officials just keep pressing for answers, more and more shoes will drop
Facebook
::: jason_kint

While the company has introduced several measures to improve the transparency of political ads on its platform, some groups and individuals appear to be finding ways to flout the new restrictions — and Facebook has not been able to catch them
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Surprise surprise, the file was malicious and now I am not sure how react to a chapel spreading malware
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JuhoJauhiainen

Il selfie col ferito
Web, Internet
::: manteblog

How to use the history command in Linux
tip, suggerimenti
::: cialunet

Bulls and Cows
linguaggi di programmazione | programming, codice, snippet
::: NP-Incompleteness

Exploring the Concept of Progressive Web Games
Web, Internet
::: SonamKabra

Good commentary of MEP Voss’s compromise proposal on text and data mining exception
copyright e brevetti
::: eLAWnora

Le aziende tech stanno diventando una parte sempre più rilevante dell’economia statunitense. E la Cina scala posizioni. Cosa dicono le slide di Internet Trends
ditte
::: carolafrediani

OpenBSD Kernel Internals . Creation of process from user-space to kernel space
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Qualche considerazione sul report finale di #PersuasoriSocial
social media | ad, pubblicità
::: mediabias_it

Facebook Gave Device Makers Deep Access To Data On Users and Friends
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Unpublished Chinese censorship document reveals sweeping effort to eradicate online political content
censura
::: fabiochiusi

Tech Support Scammers Used Victims’ Webcams To Secretly Record ‘Testimonials’ For YouTube
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Mobile Devs Making the Same Security Mistakes Web Devs Made in the Early 2000s
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Animoji, le emoji 3D animate di Apple
Web, Internet
::: terminologia

Implement QuantifiedConstraints
programmazione funzionale
::: ghc_commits

Tech war heats up: China launches antitrust probe against US and South Korean chipmakers
politica
::: evgenymorozov ::: Slashdot

5 Years on, US Government Still Counting Snowden Leak Costs
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi ::: Slashdot ::: ACLU

Am def not under any illusion that this will end illiteracy, but I hope it helps at least a little
protagonisti
::: elonmusk

According to a recent developer survey notepad_plus is the 3rd most popular code editor
tools, componenti software
::: cialunet

We wanted to learn more about what kinds of data Facebook makes available to “partners” that manufacture phones and other devices
Facebook
::: laforgia_ ::: marcelsalathe ::: fabiochiusi

beyond the little blue box
protagonisti | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: palinurosec

We often talk about “software rot” and how to use refactoring to fight against it
programming, codice, snippet
::: amasad

GTL is a LISP 2 implementation
Lisp + Algol quando i linguaggi erano appena nati 😁
storia
::: Dusty Decks

Woah, Twitter is rolling out a new highly advanced feature on mobile. You can now select individual words in tweets
Twitter
::: asmeurer

How to speed up the Rust compiler some more in 2018
linguaggi di programmazione
::: nnethercote

In San Francisco’s universe, families earning less than $100,000 are considered low-income. Now many want to move away to a new reality
economia
::: abc7newsbayarea

Chinese border police install malware on tourist’s Android phone
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Cauchon

Apple’s support for what’s being called “digital well-being
ditte
::: fabiochiusi

Emojis are not language, and the fear that they could replace language is groundless
Web, Internet
::: terminologia

Political advertising online to be reformed, says UK data regulator
ad, pubblicità
::: fabiochiusi

What We Know About Facebook’s Latest Data Scandal
Facebook
::: Info_Activism

Ever had a post removed on Facebook, or get a takedown notice from Twitter? Social media platforms may or may not tell you whether a government ordered it. Find out which companies are the most—and the least—transparent
social media
::: EFF

HTTP Status as a Service
Web, Internet
::: geetotes

Apple CEO Tim Cook: “I think most people are not aware of who is tracking them, how much they’re being tracked and sort of the large amounts of detailed data that are out there about them”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ncilla

Speeding Up Linux Kernel Builds With Ccache
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

My 1st approach to Monte Carlo method at uni was too shallow. Picking random stuff? To get what? Reading about it now for the sake of knowledge
non nuovissimo ma sempre OK
programming, codice, snippet | matematica
::: Flavio_MfM

41 years ago #Today, the first personal computer, the #AppleII, went on sale
storia
::: Rainmaker1973

Ancora su Apple WWDC, ne ho già fatto un post ma continuano ad arrivare segnalazioni
ditte
::: Slashdot ::: lizardbill ::: asymco ::: Salon ::: michalnaka ::: Slashdot ::: Genjuro75 ::: asymco ::: DavidOlesch

Ancora su Microsoft-GitHub, ne ho già fatto un post ma continuano ad arrivare segnalazioni
ditte | open source
::: RedMonk ::: spolsky ::: QWQiao ::: bhurt42 ::: tecmint ::: asmeurer ::: tante ::: _wilfredh ::: mikko ::: ben_a_adams ::: llanga ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: astrofrog ::: marcelsalathe ::: wallingf ::: _wilfredh ::: lemire ::: alicegoldfuss ::: nayafia

Parliament passed the first piece of Egyptian legislation to regulate social media and web censorship on Tuesday
censura
::: MadaMasr

PC Software Piracy Decreases Worldwide, But Remains Rampant
pirateria
::: Slashdot

There’s a great playlist on YouTube that shows the highlights of Doug Engelbart’s amazing tech demo from 1968
storia
::: _wilfredh

Glitch is exploring a git alternative where edits are continuously committed, then you have a slider that lets you move between historical states
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

Washington Sues Facebook, Google For Failure To Disclose Political Ad Spending
ad, pubblicità | politica
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi ::: alexisgoldstein

Google’s Lens AI Camera Is Now a Standalone App
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

We now have 44 projects that pledged to drop #python2 in less than 30 months
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Mbussonn ::: llanga

The May release of the Python extension for Visual Studio @Code is now available! Added support for the popular Black formatter, and a number of other fixes/improvements
programming, codice, snippet
::: pythonvscode

A glyph in a TrueType font can contain a program, powerful enough to change “$100” on screen to “$200” when printed
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikkotweets2013

Robocallers Win Even if You Don’t Answer
frodi
::: Slashdot

Learning to be open without turning into a mesmerized chicken
open source
::: cialunet

Can Facebook Be Cut Down to Size?
Facebook
::: tedeschini ::: emenietti

Le mail non scadono!!! Non abboccate al #phishing, tra l’altro fatto male
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Flavio_MfM

Today in 1984, #Tetris was first released
storia
::: Rainmaker1973

ust released version 2.1 of Altair! Biggest new feature is easy specification of multi-value tooltips
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp ::: jakevdp

Yay for copyleft symbol added to unicode
open source
::: johns_FSF

Oh, look! A handy page for all the worksheets and tools I’ve created for managers and leaders
programming, codice, snippet
::: lara_hogan

Is astrology a new discipline at the medschool @Columbia University?
scuola, educazione
::: marcelsalathe

Microsoft Adds Post-Quantum Cryptography To an OpenVPN Fork
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

ReactOS is an operating system based on the best Windows NT design principles
sistemi operativi
::: sourceforge

histbook: Versatile, high-performance histogram toolkit for Numpy
linguaggi di programmazione
::: KyleCranmer

PHP is associated with being janky, on the other hand, it brought a lot more developers online than any other language/framework by being so easy to use
linguaggi di programmazione
::: amasad

build impossible programs
programming, codice, snippet
::: b0rk

Why is Google so hard to copy?
Google
::: trishankkarthik

Come ottimizzare la to do list: dalla Matrice di Eisenhower alla #gamification
tip, suggerimenti
::: SergioGridelli

Facebook launching more than a dozen news shows this summer
Facebook | novità
::: emenietti

How do you explain your organization’s purpose?
manuali, how to
::: cialunet

The Snowden leaks happened exactly five years ago. Below, the tweet that started it all
storia | Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

lotta contro virgolette e titoli a caso, episodio n. 4.763.569
i giornali di carta, quelli seri
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | media
::: emenietti

Roughly 86% of all the fun you get from APL programming comes from the mysterious symbols and the magic behind them
loll, AP ci sei? 😋
linguaggi di programmazione | storia
::: wallingf

Poetry in Apollo 11 source code!
storia
::: rdicosmo

Voici toute l’équipe de #SoftwareHeritage
storia
::: Inria ::: webmink

TrueOS will become a downstream fork that will build on FreeBSD by integrating new software technologies like OpenRC and LibreSSL
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Online tools can now be chained. Here are some examples – draw an ascii art cat, converts it to an image, rotates by 30 degrees, flips horizontally, adds a border, fill transparency
Web, Internet
::: pkrumins

US Piles New Charges on Marcus Hutchins (aka MalwareTech)
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

[New Guide] The 2018 Guide to #Java: Features, Improvements, & Updates. Download the free PDF here for technical articles, a list of top Java influencers & podcasts, and key research findings
linguaggi di programmazione
::: DZone

Microsoft Buys Github: The Linux Foundation’s Reaction
open source
::: linuxfoundation

⚠️Attenzione! Tutti i link nella sezione “Gestione Servizi Acquistati” del pannello di controllo @Arubait leakano nome utente e password in chiaro (HTTP)
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: daw985

Google Facing Billions in EU Antitrust Fines
Google
::: Slashdot

Great point by @sivavaid on FB’s corporate social responsibility initiatives
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

US Says Internet Use Rises as More Low Income People Go Online; Tablets Surpass Desktops In Popularity
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Vectorizing random number generators for greater speed
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

thats why we should listen closely when they speak out against proposed EU #censorshipfilters
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: paul_keller

Why Our Brains Love Fake News—and How We Can Resist It
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: RadioProzac

Animate Images and Videos with curtains.js
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Running the typescript compiler *inside* BigQuery, and building a dataset of one million typescript files to see how people use the language!
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

A Facebook bug changed the privacy settings for 14 million users without their knowledge
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi ::: chavarriagaBCI

Looking for an alternative to Microsoft Project? Look no further than ProjectLibre!
open source
::: sourceforge

The Gig Economy is Actually Smaller Than It Used To Be, Labor Department Says
economia
::: Slashdot

Creating your own #thread #synchronization primitives? Try event-lang, my @racketlang package for programming in and on synchronizable events
language Racket
::: dedbox

Internal Microsoft Poll Shows Employees Are Less Satisfied With Pay
ditte | economia
::: Slashdot

Severe Firmware Vulnerabilities Found In Popular Supermicro Server Products
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

You can use an FP *style* in many languages—more immutable data structures & combinators are good! But if you’re not using an FP *language*, you’re likely missing useful techniques that you’d learn from being *forced* to work functionally
programmazione funzionale
::: whyevernotso

Cool little article about the strain between emergent complexity and compositionality and how the game theoretical approach of open games observes it in a conscious fashion
programming, codice, snippet
::: PLT_cheater

The Gates Foundation rolls outs details of its new biotech, one without a profit motive
protagonisti
::: marcoscan

We have been working for three years building the great library of source code. Today we are proud to be at @UNESCO with @Inria and many of our donors for opening the doors to the public. Yes, you can finally look inside!
open source | storia
::: SWHeritage

Go Memory Management
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th ::: b3h3m0th

Need to access #SOAP webservices from #python? The #Zeep module is a no-headache solution
linguaggi di programmazione
::: fulcorno

40 years ago today Intel released the 8086 processor, the first of its “x86” architectures that power virtually all modern PCs and laptops
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Google’s Free Wifi is Becoming a Way of Life in India
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Margaret Hamilton at MIT during Apollo 11 mission

They knew. @Darpa program Social Media in Strategic Communication (SMISC). In 2011
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jedmiller

Now the dust has settled on Google’s AI principles, it’s time to ask about governance. How are they implemented? Who decides? There’s no mention of process, or people, or how they’ll evaluate if a tool is ‘beneficial’. Are they… autonomous ethics?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: katecrawford

‘We’ve an Unexpected Manufacturing Advantage For the First Time Ever’: Intel’s Manufacturing Glitch Opens Door For AMD
hardware
::: Slashdot

This is really good. (One nit: almost nothing described as being part of the compiler actually is. Only the printf -> puts/fputs is part of the compiler. Glibc and gcc are totally distinct.)
linguaggi di programmazione | storia
::: stevecheckoway

Copyright Law Could Put End To Net Memes
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

Cisco Removes Backdoor Account, Fourth Incident in the Last Four Months
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

An opinionated, unofficial alternative to crates.io: crates.rs
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Thoughtful post about just how much harder is to write code as soon as you transition from text to graphics, and how that influences our default programming habits
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

China Hacked a Navy Contractor and Secured a Trove of Highly Sensitive Data on Submarine Warfare
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The scientist who invented the term “software engineering” Margaret Hamilton, computer science pioneer, is credited with having coined the term “software engineering” while working on Apollo as head of the SE Division of the @MIT Instrumentation Lab
storia
::: ComputerSociety

US Once Again Boasts the World’s Fastest Supercomputer
hardware
::: Slashdot

Please help this 2009 interview of Facebook’s CEO get seen by people who don’t use Twitter
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Snowden

mypy 0.610 released! Daemon mode much improved, tons of other improvements and fixes. Thanks to our dozens of contributors!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gvanrossum

How to Use GNOME Shell’s Secret Screen Recorder
tip, suggerimenti
::: dcavedon

Intel: We ‘Forgot’ To Mention 28-Core, 5GHz CPU Demo Was Overclocked
hardware
::: Slashdot

Penny dropping at @lambda_conf…
programmazione funzionale
::: fommil ::: mwotton

È stato pubblicato il Final Report sull’#OffshoreJournalism, progetto di @tedeschini e @nicolaskb per salvare gli archivi digitali dalla censura
censura
::: diritto2punto0

If you ever want to see what human garbage truly looks like online, you need look no further than this pathetic Facebook post
social media | Facebook
::: TheGavinSheehan

Why does twitter need to remove accounts for “objectionable” content? We can simply block the idiots. Let the stupid ideas see the light of day to be rejected. If you force people underground, they often mutate to become even worse
social media | Twitter
::: catoletters

In breve: @TIM_Official intercetta le vostre chiamate HTTP in chiaro e se il download che state facendo corrisponde ad un file conosciuto (es Windows Update) vi fa un 302 e vi dirotta su un loro server con IP di classe 151.99.72.0 #NetNeutrality #Proxy
Web, Internet
::: Gabry89

Nowadays (JS)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: mariofusco

pynt: a lightweight build tool, written in Python
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Python Adventures

“Self-censorship,” for this survey, was defined as stopping yourself from posting something you might otherwise want to share, because of concerns about privacy”
ebbene sì, confesso: me too 😐
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

By timbre, temperament, and sheer force of personality, Donald Trump is the ideal manifestation of Facebook culture
Facebook
::: FrankPasquale

Survey: JavaScript is the Most-Used Language, But Java is the Most Popular
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Due tormentoni in onda ora nel Web

Microsoft ha acquistato GitHub e Apple ha festeggiato la pasqua –sort of. Tutti ne parlano, io riporto anche se… OK, non so se sia una cosa utile, da fare 😐

Microsoft Has Bought GitHub
::: deneb_alpha ::: amasad ::: sourceforge ::: asmeurer ::: amasad ::: marcelsalathe ::: marcelsalathe ::: mariofusco ::: Danny__D ::: gitlab ::: zacchiro ::: gitlab ::: Alexintosh ::: palinurosec ::: aurel_herve ::: InfoSecSherpa ::: Slashdot ::: thek3nger ::: zachleat ::: Microsoft ::: jakevdp ::: elibendersky ::: Slashdot ::: migueldeicaza ::: zacchiro ::: jasonfried ::: ebassi ::: github ::: github ::: henne ::: JohnDCook ::: amasad ::: tef_ebooks ::: mikko ::: NeoTheThird ::: asmeurer ::: TheMichaelBurge ::: NeoTheThird ::: _wilfredh ::: cscottnet ::: cscottnet ::: daw985 ::: JohnDCook ::: webmink ::: nayafia ::: WebReflection ::: DominoTree ::: Hillelogram ::: unixdaemon ::: sourceforge ::: WebReflection ::: kevindente ::: nikitonsky ::: nicolerenee3810 ::: kellabyte ::: eric_sink ::: mitsuhiko ::: ncoghlan_dev ::: spectrumgomas ::: brunobeaufils ::: enriquin ::: mikko

Apple #WWDC18
::: lucaferrari15 ::: asymco ::: asymco ::: asymco ::: Slashdot ::: lucaferrari15 ::: AlfonsoFuggetta ::: MKBHD ::: WebReflection ::: DigitalTrends ::: lucaferrari15 ::: Slashdot ::: asymco ::: mcwm ::: suzukimaruti ::: EvilBachus ::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi ::: Techmeme ::: steipete ::: Slashdot ::: IEEESpectrum ::: Slashdot ::: WebReflection ::: alexeheath ::: adambanksdotcom ::: om ::: BenBajarin ::: SwiftOnSecurity ::: omgubuntu ::: lorenzoFB ::: Kantrowitz ::: Slashdot ::: emenietti ::: TwitterMoments ::: alfredofrlp

Visto nel Web – 343

Il cambiamento 🐸 no aspetta, sempre uguale 🐻 ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web 😎

All those publishers whining that you can impossibly get money w/o tracking ads
ad, pubblicità
::: lunaryorn

Oracle Calls Java Serialization ‘A Horrible Mistake’, Plans to Dump It
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Proving life exists on Earth
ahemm… sì da leggere attentamente, imho
programming, codice, snippet
::: John D. Cook

The unreasonable effectiveness of investment in open-source infrastructure
molto bello; Nathaniel followato 😁
open source
::: vorpalsmith

I agree with @elonmusk that the media should be held accountable to tell the truth
uh! Stan Lee
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | protagonisti
::: TheRealStanLee

Science and Technology links (May 26th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Dies at Age 81
games | protagonisti
::: Slashdot

Path finding animation in 2D maze using 4 common algorithms
programming, codice, snippet
::: Rainmaker1973

How Spotify’s changing the production and marketing of music
media
::: Gianlucadfiore

The Secure Machine: Efficient Secure Execution On Untrusted Platforms
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

Can’t Touch This: Practical and Generic Software-only Defenses Against Rowhammer Attacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

Neocolonial adventures in Iraq were nicely mirrored in Google’s imperial ambition to organize all the information in the world
media | Google
::: FrankPasquale

Oracle’s Aggressive Sales Tactics Are Backfiring With Customers
ditte
::: Slashdot

63% in poll say they are not willing to give up their personal data for targeted ads to use an online service for free
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: privacyint

5 open source tools for building a map app in a snap
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

What is behavior-driven Python?
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

What is a Linux server and why does your business need one?
Web, Internet
::: cialunet

One Monad to prove them all (Functional pearl)
OK, lo ammetto: provato a leggerlo ma abbandonato senza capire nulla
programmazione funzionale
::: Jose_A_Alonso

Ti stanno segnalando massicciamente per violazione delle regole di Twitter, vogliono bloccarti account
guerrilla su Twitter
Web, Internet | politica
::: MRaferro

Snapping a #python application
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Pandora Launches Unlimited Premium Family Plan For $15 Per Month
media
::: Slashdot

EU censorship machines and link tax laws are nearing the finish line
copyright e brevetti
::: emenietti

uLisp, a great little lisp for embedded devices, has a helpful page for debugging
lisp(s)
::: _wilfredh

Greater speed in memory-bound graph algorithms with just straight C code
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

.@Amazon’s facial recognition software will most definitely be used to target black and brown people
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | razzismo
::: AlvinGrissomII

I like python in many ways. But its scoping rules make me sad
linguaggi di programmazione
::: peterseibel

Re-creating the First Flip-Flop
storia
::: IEEESpectrum

Windows 10 Spring Update Improves Linux On WSL With Unix Sockets and More
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Cyber Thieves Claim To Hit Two Big Canadian Banks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

welcome to javascript
linguaggi di programmazione
::: pasiphae_goals

Emacs 26.1 released
tools, componenti software
::: TheMichaelBurge ::: _wilfredh

Cool, this comment in the CPython source is a complete lie
linguaggi di programmazione
::: asmeurer

#SocialMedia e compromissione della salute mentale. Qualche sospetto l’avevamo, o no?
social media
::: SergioGridelli

Purely Functional AVL Trees in Common Lisp
lisp(s)
::: Two Wrongs

Papua New Guinea Bans Facebook For a Month To Root Out ‘Fake Users’
social media
::: Slashdot

Software is changing the world. At @swheritage we are building the universal software archive
storia | programming, codice, snippet
::: rdicosmo

What It’s Like When Elon Musk’s Twitter Mob Comes After You
protagonisti
::: RadioProzac

Discovering your O(1) stream min-max algorithm
programming, codice, snippet
::: LeDataMiner

iPhones Will Reportedly Get the Power To Unlock Doors Using NFC
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

The only #monad #tutorial that should ever have been written was the original by @PhilipWadler
programmazione funzionale
::: _CaptJakk

We see this regularily. Attackers are moving on from traditional financial targets; from hacking online banks and online stores to hacking crypto exchanges and token wallets. This makes a lot of sense from the attacker’s point of view
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Learn paradigms, not languages. Hint: Ruby & Python are the same language
vero ma Python ha i packages per tutto quanto (kwasy)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: paul_snively

Starting to use Twitter mute and block more liberally — I should’ve started doing it much earlier, it’s such a better experience. Recommended
social media
::: amasad

She invented the protocol that was “too simple to work” yet kept the Internet from getting tangled up in knots
protagonisti
::: hackaday

Paolo, Rispondere via Twitter è meno istituzionale che fare 20 agenzie stampa al giorno. Ma se uno dei grandi problemi che abbiamo è informare e rendere conto allora forse questo strumento è più adatto. Questa è la sfida e vale il prendersi qualche facile ironia
social media
::: CarloCalenda

Ever wanted to know *way too much* about code, timezones, dates, and times? It’s about time for me to write a lot of words about it
programming, codice, snippet
::: holman

Civil libertarians including the @ACLU ask @amazon to stop selling an automated facial recognition system called #Rekognition to police departments and other government agencies
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Electric_Genie

A useful thing to remember: @elonmusk actually did work in the news business back in the 1990s
protagonisti
::: AdrienneLaF ::: mmasnick

FCC Asks Amazon and eBay To Stop Selling Fake Pay TV Boxes
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Intellivision Lives: Tommy Tallarico Will Relaunch 1980s Console
games
::: Slashdot

Facebook actually put *fake red dots* to try and make you think you have messages even if you don’t, so you agree to their tracking more hastily
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | Facebook
::: frabcus

People Are Using Venmo To Spy On Cheating Spouses
social media
::: Slashdot

A blog post dissecting/describing @karpathy ‘s excellent min-char-rnn sample
programming, codice, snippet
::: elibendersky

Canadian Hacker Sentenced To 5 Years For Yahoo Security Breach
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Big deal for heterogeneous data in scikit-learn (columnar data, pandas DataFrame, CSV files): ColumnTransformer just merged in development version
linguaggi di programmazione
::: GaelVaroquaux

Tearing apart printf()
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

Proposal for turning off standard I/O buffering
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

Rethinking Pointers
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Lawyers Are Sending Mobile Ads To Patients Sitting In Emergency Rooms
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

$26bn in new business likely to be added this year is a stunning demonstration of the enduring power of Google’s core business. It also points to the health of a cash machine that has been funding the company’s next big businesses… well beyond search
Google
::: rasmus_kleis

Introduction to the Pony programming language
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Mary Meeker’s 2018 Internet Trends Report
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot ::: marcelsalathe

Accu “Overload” issue 144 (in this number ‘Practical Cryptographical Theory for Programmers’, among other things)
novità
::: b3h3m0th

A Debugging Approach for Trigger-Action Programming
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

Wow. reddit is now more mainstream than Facebook
Web, Internet
::: mikko ::: Slashdot

Can social media have a positive effect on democracy?
social media
::: mathewi

Marcus Hutchins, who shut down the #cyberattack #WannaCry, prevented tens of billions in damages. But the attention exposed that he allegedly coded and attempted to sell #malware. Where do we draw the line between criminal and hero?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IEEEInstitute

Windows 10 Pro Is a Dead End For the Enterprise, Gartner Say
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Intel is under investigation for discriminating against older employees during a series of layoffs in 2015 and 2016, according to a recent report
ditte
::: IEEESpectrum

You don’t know Bash: An introduction to Bash arrays
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

The Future of Computing… and Food
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulcorno

Handy shell trick: if you find yourself cd’ing into a directory, running a command or two, and cd’ing back, you can just use a subshell
forse non lo sa neanche Julia
tip, suggerimenti
::: hoelzro

My six months research into democracy and transparency in digital campaigning in Italy is out! Here’s what we found in our participatory lab with digital platforms, political parties, PR agencies, journalists and pundits
Web, Internet | politica
::: fabiochiusi

Early data after GDPR shows Google and Facebook are drawing ad money by gathering users’ consent for targeted ads at far higher rates than competing services
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | ad, pubblicità | economia
::: mediagazer

New issue alert! The MagPi magazine issue 70 is out now! Download for free
hardware | novità
::: TheMagPi

lunedì

45% of teens say they are online “almost constantly”
social media
::: profgalloway

CSS Is So Overpowered It Can Deanonymize Facebook Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Gianlucadfiore

1834: The First Cyberattack
storia | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: schneierblog

“Before we ask whether the internet succeeds as a public sphere, we ought to ask whether that’s actually what we want it to be.” @EthanZ offers a thoughtful exercise in asking what social media can and should do
quello che i social media dovrebbero essere; non sempre lo sono
social media
::: medialab

If you’re a software engineer, where should you live to maximize your income?
solo US, parecchie sorprese (ma me lo diceva già LP, l’anno scorso)
economia
::: IEEESpectrum

Gnome has moved to Gitlab!
open source
::: _wilfredh ::: gnome

A recent release of Free Pascal has a rather interesting behaviour for its list implementation
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

An excellent talk exploring different Lisp editors and the designs they explored
lisp(s)
::: _wilfredh

Just used C++17 structured bindings in a Metal shader. And it actually works
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Corralx

Vermont will pay people $10,000 to move there and work remotely
economia
::: patio11

Now Even Russian Lawmakers Want a Piece of Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Following a great workshop at #erum2018 Jannes, Jakub and I have done a write-up for the #rspatial blog
linguaggi di programmazione
::: robinlovelace

Il fax è vivo e combatte insieme a noi
media
::: MauroV1968

Download an OS with GNOME Boxes
sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

Announcing .NET Core 2.1
Web, Internet
::: nicolaiarocci

Famous forecast. From the June 1998 Red Herring magazine
Web, Internet | storia | innovazioni, futuro
::: mikko

Building a Shiny web application to visualize spatial and spatio-temporal data
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _PaulaMoraga_

Suggestions for the best Business Card User experience ever
tip, suggerimenti
::: Alexintosh

WTF “A personal information dashboard for your terminal”
programming, codice, snippet
::: nicolaiarocci

il keynote talk di Margaret Hamilton alla conferenza ICSE
storia | protagonisti
::: fulcorno

The real power of Linux executables
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Fancy Pointers for Fun and Profit (C++Now 2018)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

#otd in 1977 Commodore released its first PC, the PET 2001
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Facebook Is Killing Off Trending As It Tries To Revamp Newsfeed
social media | novità
::: Slashdot

Thousands of Organizations Are Exposing Sensitive Data Via Google Groups Lists, Researchers Find
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google Plans Not To Renew its Contract for Project Maven, a Controversial Drone AI Imaging Program
ditte
::: Slashdot ::: katecrawford

Don’t try to solve the problem. Prepare to appreciate the solution
programming, codice, snippet
::: wallingf

Microsoft Is Talking About Acquiring GitHub, Says Report
ditte
::: Slashdot

YouTube’s Top Creators Are Burning Out and Breaking Down En Masse
social media
::: Slashdot

Google Quits Selling Tablets
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Why No One Answers Their Phone Anymore
media
::: Slashdot

parinfer-mode is a really fun way to edit lisp code
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Visto nel Web – 342

Un giorno un po’ così, io e l’Italia tutta ma intanto ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web.

Rebuilding the PDP-11/70 with a Raspberry Pi
hardware | Meraviglia!
::: Slashdot

Read all about it! Learn how to build a Datalog “engine” from scratch, using just 272 lines of Rust (+173 for comments, doctests, obvs)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: frankmcsherry

40 Cellphone-Tracking Devices Discovered Throughout Washington
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

One of the world’s smartest hardware hackers is fighting a bad law with good technology (#NeTV2) — and the @EFF
hardware
::: Snowden

Experimenting with Programming Languages
da approfondire
linguaggi di programmazione
::: papers_we_love

“SICP” by Abelson & Sussman should be read continuously, ~2 pages a day, returning to page 1 every year. Ditto “Thinking Forth” by Leo Brodie, tho’ only ~1 page a day. The former teaches how to think, the latter how to engineer. Both are in unpopular languages, on purpose
programming, codice, snippet
::: lorentzframe

Did Google’s Duplex Testing Break the Law?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

This is what happens when you try to suppress bad speech with fines and bans: 1. self-censorship of legitimate content 2. Streisand effect for bad content
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

A tutorial on the universality and expressiveness of fold
linguaggi di programmazione
::: papers_we_love

Pentagon-Funded Project Will ‘Solve’ Cellphone Identity Verification Within Two Years
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

“Metaprogramming custom control structures in C” (a technique for using the C preprocessor to implement a form of metaprogramming in C)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Hey #rstats, introducing 📦 “altair”, an R interface to Python Altair, so you can create and render Vega-Lite interactive charts
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ijlyttle

The left turns up the heat to break up Facebook
social media
::: FrankPasquale

Ten Years of Vim
tools, componenti software
::: Gianlucadfiore

The Complete History of Lemmings (2006)
games
::: Gianlucadfiore

SWI-Prolog class enrollment is open!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: SWI_Prolog

Linux vs. Unix: What’s the difference?
un riassunto, la storia sarebbe molto più articolata
sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

“Se metti immondizia nel ventilatore, uscirà molto più forte” ovvero il problema dei #giornali è il crollo della #qualità e la #deontologia non può esser diversa tra carta e rete
media
::: andreapater

Getting started with ANTLR: building a simple expression language
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ftomasse

Predatory behavior runs rampant in Facebook’s addiction support groups
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: marcelsalathe

Intel’s Mobileye wants to dominate driverless cars—but there’s a problem
hardware
::: yogthos

I wrote a short post on register blocking in matrix multiplication
programming, codice, snippet
::: nadavrot

Git, Python web frameworks, AI, machine learning, Android, Linux, and more must-reads
novità
::: cialunet

Software quality doesn’t dictate your success, that’s true. But it does dictate your speed
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Why Developers Should NOT Use MacBook Pro
hardware
::: dcavedon

Microsoft, Google: We’ve found a fourth data-leaking Meltdown-Spectre CPU hole
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: chandlerc1024

FCC is Hurting Consumers To Help Corporations, Mignon Clyburn Says On Exit
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

“Code is never finished” is, head & shoulders, the most toxic idea “web programming” introduced to the industry
da vedere tutto il thread
programming, codice, snippet
::: paul_snively

The Toughest (And Weakest) Phones Currently On the Market
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Microsoft Dismisses Own ‘Ireland’ Lawsuit In End To Privacy Fight
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Nextclouders

82-Year-Old Japanese Woman Finds Success in Coding
programming, codice, snippet
::: marcelsalathe

Sony Is Done Working For Peanuts in the Hardware Business, New CEO To Detail Shift Away From Gadgets
hardware
::: Slashdot

More than 65 years ago today IBM entered the computer business w/the 701
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Trump Ignores ‘Inconvenient’ Security Rules To Keep Tweeting On His iPhone, Says Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How Java EE found new life as Jakarta EE
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

How the Math Men Overthrew the Mad Men
ad, pubblicità | automazione
::: fabiochiusi

Web Worker driven Classes and methods
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

People keep quoting my ‘5 Rules of Programming’. Actually there were (and still are) 6 rules
programming, codice, snippet
::: rob_pike

when @npm is slow / down
linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

Never answer the question of how much money you make using virtual currency or boast online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ITWeb_Events ::: ITWeb_Events ::: larrymyboy

Many of the values Europeans care most deeply about are values we share: from the importance of human rights and the need for community to a love of technology, with all the potential it brings
protagonisti
::: fabiochiusi

US Treasury Secretary Calls For Google Monopoly Probe
Google
::: Slashdot ::: daringfireball

Ondate di “Clicca qui per rimanere in contatto dopo la GDPR”
Web, Internet
::: fulcorno

In the 1980s, a decade before the Internet went mainstream, all adults in France had access to a powerful network
la SIP (ora Telecom) tentò di lanciarlo anche da noi, senza successo
storia
::: Rainmaker1973

un cv di steve jobs
storia
::: emenietti

The GHC Steering Committee just accepted its 23rd proposal: DerivingVia
programmazione funzionale
::: nomeata ::: TheMichaelBurge

c’è questa grave malattia che affligge alcuni siti di notizie italiani e gli impedisce di linkare i loro concorrenti, quando li citano negli articoli. è una condizione per cui c’è cura
media
::: emenietti

Absolutely agree with @WillOremus: the Cambridge Analytica-Facebook “scandal” really was about Trump — not privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

The #deleteFacebook backlash never arrived: “Facebook’s US unique users on mobile rose 7% year-on-year to 188.6 million in April, when the scandal was biting hard. Time spent on Facebook also went up.” And global growth, across FB,Insta,WhatsApp continues
Facebook
::: rasmus_kleis

The ACLU has obtained records showing Amazon helping governments deploy a dangerous new facial recognition system that can track people in real time against huge databases
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Matt_Cagle ::: haldaume3

90% of Financial Institutions Targeted By Ransomware in the Last Year
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Twitter Is Killing Several of Its TV Apps, Too
social media | Twitter
::: Slashdot

we wrote fizzbuzz on a PDP-11 at Seattle’s living computer museum!!
storia
::: b0rk

The Wayback Machine is Deleting Evidence of Malware Sold To Stalkers
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

You can start and host a webserver in virtually every language we support. Here’s a Java Server example. @replit is a generic computing platform 🌩
Web, Internet | linguaggi di programmazione
::: amasad

Offline Computing – 10 Apps for the Digital Nomad
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

The Percentage of Open Source Code in Proprietary Apps is Rising
open source
::: Slashdot

My dispatch from Zuckerberg’s appearance today at European Parliament. Good questions, not many answers, and one very memorable comparison
Facebook
::: RMac18 ::: Slashdot

Functional Rust – An Exploration
programmazione funzionale | linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

adding to my math for ML teaching list!
matematica
::: haldaume3

I’ve written a 3,100 word essay about emulating the AT&T 3B2 Computer
storia
::: Twylo

Sony In $2.3 Billion Deal For EMI, Becomes World’s Biggest Music Publisher
ditte
::: Slashdot

New Spectre (Variant 4) CPU Flaw Discovered—Intel, ARM, AMD Affected. Mitigations can Result in Another Performance Hit
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TheHackersNews

ICANN makes last minute #WHOIS changes to address #GDPR requirements via @ZDNet & @sjvn Expect WHOIS and #DNS problems pretty much immediately after #GDPR takes effect
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sjvn

in Sept 2016 the EU commission proposed a directive for © in the @DSMeu. Article 13 of that proposal would introduce a #CensorshipMachine for open platforms. 18 months later @AxelVossMdEP & @EU2018BG have managed to make a bad idea even worse
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

« Nous, qui développons des logiciels, sommes donc bien des auteurs » et demandons à l’Europe de revoir en profondeur la reforme du droit d’auteur!
copyright e brevetti
::: rdicosmo

My take on “aliens and lambda calculus” with references to philosophy of mathematics and cognitive sciences
programming, codice, snippet | matematica | filosofia
::: tomaspetricek

This is worth a read — new report from Whitney Phillips for Data & Society about how journalism amplifies the alt-right and other extremists
media
::: mathewi

Cyber Firms Warn on Suspected Russian Plan To Attack Ukraine
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Deconstructing the “Unix philosophy”
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

“Pipe Logic” (That’s really an outstanding work)
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

President Trump Can’t Block People On Twitter, Court Rules
social media
::: Slashdot ::: tedeschini

US Government Can’t Get Controversial Kaspersky Lab Software Off Its Networks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

In 2016-17 the federal procurement department reported that government spending on digital advertising surpassed television for the first time ever
ad, pubblicità | Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

There’s a 2,000 word essay to be written about this tweet
social media | protagonisti
::: Mantzarlis ::: fabiochiusi ::: Slashdot ::: haldaume3 ::: elonmusk ::: evgenymorozov ::: evgenymorozov ::: Mantzarlis ::: mante ::: weinbergersa ::: RadioProzac ::: fabiochiusi

Multi-tier load-balancing with Linux
tools, componenti software
::: b3h3m0th

FBI Seizes Control of Russian Botnet
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Print books continue to be more popular than e-books or audiobooks
media
::: pewinternet

Building a data processing pipeline using the ELK stack and Ruby
programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Why did I spend 1.5 months creating a Gameboy emulator?
programming, codice, snippet
::: nicolaiarocci

Io lo so che non imparerò mai #Python. Però poi faccio una cosa semplice semplice, macino 2 numeri, e sento per l’ennesima volta il “solletico”…
programming, codice, snippet
::: Flavio_MfM

You can run, but can’t hide from AI in China
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Se pensavi di essere il solo a deprimerti su #Instagram, ora arriva la ricerca dell’Economist che conferma quest trend. Il 63% degli instagrammer non è soddisfatto del tempo trascorso sulla piattaforma
social media
::: SergioGridelli

Influencer e blogger portano via il lavoro ai giornalisti?
media
::: DarioBressanini

wallabag is a self-hostable PHP application allowing you to not miss any content anymore. Click, save and read it when you can. It extracts content so that you can read it when you have time
Web, Internet
::: juzam

Zuckerberg set up fraudulent scheme to ‘weaponise’ data, court case alleges
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi

👎 GDPR Hall of Shame
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: daw985

Woman Says Alexa Device Recorded Her Private Conversation and Sent It To Random Contact; Amazon Confirms the Incident
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The power of Prolog
linguaggi di programmazione
::: hirotnkt

Well, that may be useful for someone
la realtà non è come ci appare
media
::: Rainmaker1973

Obama wants to see Silicon Valley and lawmakers work together to come up with regulations for “a framework, agreed upon, transparent, that people understand”
Web, Internet
::: matthewstoller ::: fabiochiusi

Graph algorithms and software prefetching
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

The C Standard Undefined Behavior Disaster
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Android Creator Puts Essential Up For Sale, Cancels Next Phone
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Vevo To Shut Down Site, Giving In To YouTube Empire
Web, Internet | media
::: Slashdot

I just made a markup language in 111 lines with Racket
language Racket
::: LeifAndersen

Samsung Must Pay Apple $539 Million For Infringing iPhone Design Patents, Jury Finds
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

Cambridge Analytica may be dead, but this story is not yet over. We need to unravel this tangled web of money and data laundering to show how ordinary citizens can support election integrity in the information age
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: BostonReview

È arrivato il grande giorno del General Data Protection Regulation (#GDPR). Come si sono mossi i principali player di internet?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SergioGridelli

Technical Writing: Learning from Kernighan
programming, codice, snippet
::: Two Wrongs

Getting started with the Python debugger
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Quali sono gli account ufficiali di Giuseppe Conte
Web, Internet | politica
::: emenietti

So now in the @ApacheArrow project, we have 8 languages
linguaggi di programmazione
::: wesmckinn

Researchers Crack Open AMD’s Server VM Encryption
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

JavaScript used to be cult-like
linguaggi di programmazione
::: amasad

Great introductory video to Emacs principles, especially for those with a vim-ish background
tools, componenti software
::: _wilfredh

Leaked Documents Show Facebook’s Post-Charlottesville Reckoning with American Nazis
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Zimbabwe is Introducing a Mass Facial Recognition Project With Chinese AI Firm CloudWalk
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot

FBI Tells Router Users To Reboot Now To Kill Malware Infecting 500,000 Devices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google Zooms By Amazon In Smart Speaker Shipments, Report Says
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

a few bash tricks
tip, suggerimenti
::: b0rk ::: b0rk

FCM#133 is OUT!
novità
::: fullcirclemag

Announcing the launch of ZeppelinOS
Web, Internet | sistemi operativi
::: maraoz ::: lightcoin

They went from a load time of more than 45 seconds to 3 seconds, from 124 (!) JavaScript files to 0, and from a total of more than 500 requests to 34
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Web, Internet
::: fr3ino

Today: Disney’s market cap is below Netflix
media
::: charliebilello

This subdomain of USA Today for European Traffic is great – no ads, no personalization, no tracking https://eu.usatoday.com/ . And loads so fast!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: marcelsalathe

Visto nel Web – 341

Intanto che ho difficoltà con Haskell, difficile seguire da remoto certi profs troppo smart ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web.

The world mapped by #Google Street View coverage
dati, raccolta
::: randal_olson

One Year After WannaCry, EternalBlue Exploit Is Bigger Than Ever
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Malware Found In the Ubuntu Snap Store
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot ::: cialunet

#AndroidAuto
dispositivi mobili
::: Genjuro75

Table Level Security in PostgreSQL
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Class Action Suit Filed Against Apple Over the Keyboards in MacBook Pro and MacBook Laptops
ditte
::: Slashdot

This is pretty cool: create Gnome Shell extensions in seconds from scripts
applicazioni, programmi
::: evacchi

The linked erosion of the public sector and of organized labor are at once accelerants & symptoms of Silicon Valley’s economic ascendancy
economia
::: FrankPasquale

Phenomenal talk by Dustin Ingram on the history and future of Python Packaging
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp

Draw interactive #NetworkX graphs with #Altair. nx_altair now supports most of the drawing features in NetworkX
linguaggi di programmazione
::: zrsailer

Earlier today, Facebook turned on a feature that showed information about Pages
Facebook
::: JaneLytv

How to think like a programmer — lessons in problem solving
programming, codice, snippet
::: ulaulaman

Excellent primer on the looming adtech crash, which is being triggered by the enforcement of GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: alexqgb

A bash implementation in Python
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gvanrossum

California High Schooler Changes Grades After Phishing Teachers, Gets 14 Felonies for His Efforts
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Dr. Mine – Tool To Aid Automatic Detection Of In-Browser Cryptojacking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: xKaliSec

GDPR will pop the adtech bubble
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: emenietti

Unfair licences allow © holders to disclose and make commercial use of student performance data. Help us make good #copyright for education
copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu ::: enzomazza

A homomorphic encryption illustrated primer
programming, codice, snippet
::: CompSciFact

Across eight Western European countries, % of adults who get news at least daily from social media
social media
::: pewinternet

Idris: a general purpose pure functional programming language with dependent types
linguaggi di programmazione
::: FunctorFact

Mancano 10 giorni dall’entrata in vigore della #GDPR, crescono le paure e le notizie false
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SergioGridelli

Anonime ricerche
Web, Internet
::: ulaulaman

important, illuminating story—>In India, Facebook’s WhatsApp Plays Central Role in Elections
social media
::: davidakaye

Last year we launched the F-Secure SENSE security router. Now we are launching the “brains” of SENSE as an SDK. Router makers, operators and telcos can now use SENSE technology to secure the devices they ship
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Researchers Reportedly Exposed Facebook Quiz Data On 3 Million Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Slashdot

Malicious package containing Bytecoin cryptocurrency #miner found on the #Ubuntu Snap Store
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: securityaffairs ::: Slashdot

Encrypted Email Has a Major, Divisive Flaw
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A Performance-Based Comparison of C/C++ Compilers
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

Finding and Understanding Bugs in C Compilers
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

tfw conflicting naming conventions and brittle templating combine to create a headache and an unwieldy workaround
bug
::: yurrriq

The FTC should crack down harder on corporate recidivists. In his first policy statement, new FTC commish @hitchop issues an unusually clear and forceful memo
Web, Internet
::: eisingerj

DVHMA – Damn Vulnerable Hybrid Mobile App (For Android) That Intentionally Contains Vulnerabilities
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | programming, codice, snippet
::: xKaliSec

AquilaOS: Posix Compliant/mostly ISA Transparent Operating System
sistemi operativi
::: Gianlucadfiore

A week in the life of a Cyber Security odd-job man
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: pbtrends

News sites across EU are deeply intertwined w/wider digital advertising+media ecosystem involving data collection and sharing w/numerous third-parties, sometimes without disclosing this to users, new @risj_oxford finds. Factsheet by @tim_libert and me here
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rasmus_kleis

Termux turns Android into a Linux development environment
sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

Turkey’s Government Tried to Hack Hundreds of Protesters Over Twitter
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Online il nuovo “Servizi”, raccolta pubblicamente accessibile di utilità web. Da usare, far usare, e da cui farsi ispirare
open source | Web, Internet
::: ItaLinuxSociety

ZSH, tmux, Emacs and SSH: A copy-paste story
applicazioni, programmi
::: b3h3m0th

Facebook Faulted By Judge For ‘Troubling Theme’ In Privacy Case
Facebook
::: Slashdot

GNOME Is Removing the Ability to Launch Apps from Nautilus
Ubuntu, tanto io uso Nemo
sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

Kaspersky Lab Moving Core Infrastructure To Switzerland
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | ditte
::: Slashdot

If there were ever a question as to who would step in to fill Zuckerberg’s shoes should something happen to him, it has been resolved
Facebook
::: Mantzarlis

Facebook also moderated 2.5m pieces of hate speech, 1.9m pieces of terrorist propaganda, 3.4m pieces of graphic violence and 21m pieces of content featuring adult nudity and sexual activity
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Twitter has new software to identify trolls who are “detracting from the conversation,” will use it to hide their tweets from public reply threads and search results
social media | Twitter
::: WillOremus ::: fabiochiusi

Looking at the Lispy side of Perl
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Linux User/Kernel ABI: the realities of how C and C++ programs really talk to the OS
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Books Every Developer Should Read
programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Rust turns three
uno dei linguaggi da prendere in seria considerazione, imho
linguaggi di programmazione
::: The Rust Programming Language

This is the strange tale of a DC cybersecurity think tank that uses fake Twitter accounts, a shady expert with a history of fabricating his credentials, and fancy events to attract leaders from the NSA, FBI and White House
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Twitter
::: CraigSilverman

Grazie @LaStampaTech per questo riassunto incisivo di messaggi chiave sul #SoftwareLibero della prima giornata organizzata a Torino
open source
::: rdicosmo

Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant: open to attacks inaudible to the human ear
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MartensJD

The Rise of Free Urban Internet
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Just released 1.0.0 of nbdime! Now with a #jupyterlab extension!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Vidar_TF

Smarter People Don’t Have Better Passwords, Study Finds
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Continually impressed by how much I can do on @replit
linguaggi di programmazione | Web, Internet
::: pamelafox

Credo che nel tempo si sia confusa la libertà di parola con la necessità di parola
social media
::: orporick

Hackers Steal Millions From Mexican Banks In Transfer Heist
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Investors Cut Apple Holdings by Most Since at Least 2008
ditte
::: asymco

Validating UTF-8 strings using as little as 0.7 cycles per byte
tip, suggerimenti
::: lemire

Great tutorial on the PageRank algorithm — this resource is a bit older, but nonetheless an excellent yet short write-up, including a (1) Dynamical systems, (2) Linear Algebra, and (3) Probabilistic point of view
matematica | algoritmi, codice
::: rasbt

We’re starting to learn about how Facebook is being used to spread hate speech in Sri Lanka and Myanmar. Might be a good idea to look in on WhatsApp in India, where extremist speech circulates in ways that platforms, researchers can’t monitor or study
social media
::: EthanZ

Ecuador Spent $5 Million Protecting and Spying On Julian Assange, Says Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I Social NON Sono Pieni di «Hate Speech»
social media
::: fabiochiusi

How to retrieve source code of Python functions
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Senate Votes To Save Net Neutrality
Web, Internet
::: timberners_lee ::: timberners_lee ::: Slashdot ::: timberners_lee ::: demandprogress ::: demandprogress ::: thehill ::: laura_nobilis ::: EFF

X Window System Programming
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th ::: b3h3m0th

Securus, the company which tracks nearly any phone across the US for cops with minimal oversight, has been hacked. Hacker provided us with thousands of login details for law enforcement officials. This is one of “juiciest hacking targets imaginable”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: josephfcox

The Linux Graphics Stack
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Cops Will Soon ID You Via Your Roof Rack
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

FreeOffice 2018 Released with “Complete Support” For Microsoft Office Files
applicazioni, programmi
::: dcavedon

Amazon Threatens To Move Jobs Out of Seattle Over New Tax
ditte
::: Slashdot

Best Linux Desktop Environment: 15 Reviewed and Compared
sistemi operativi
::: Genjuro75

Zuckerberg won’t go to UK for data privacy testimony, despite threat of future arrest
Facebook
::: DamianCollins

Regolamentare internet non serve a niente», mia intervista a @evgenymorozov
Web, Internet
::: philipdisalvo

I’ve brewed up a tutorial showing how to make different kinds of area charts with Python’s new Altair library. Learn how easy it is today. Check out my @ProjectJupyter notebook
linguaggi di programmazione
::: palewire

Ads Are Coming To Facebook Stories
Facebook | ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

I’ve seen this chart in many variations in a variety of sources. Simply doesn’t stop to blow me away. This needs to be the starting point for a general discussion about the future of work. If we get this wrong social cohesion is a thing of the past
economia
::: simongerman600

With Steam Link App, Your Smartphone Can Be An Imperfect Gaming Monitor
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

So Facebook banned my blog because I am not meeting “content policies”. Whatever. I guess people on Facebook won’t get to see my posts anymore. If anyone could tell me which “content policies” I violate… I’d like to know: https://lemire.me/blog/ My code is too fast, maybe?
Facebook
::: lemire

#Tinder sfida #FacebookDating sulla precisione della geolocalizzazione
social media
::: SergioGridelli

Font Finder Lets You Quickly Browse & Install Google Fonts on Ubuntu
applicazioni, programmi
::: omgubuntu

We’re calling it: PGP is dead
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

L’informazione è la manutenzione della formazione
media
::: lucadebiase

Vim 8.1 released [with terminal window support – hooray, like it’s 2018!]
tools, componenti software
::: nicolaiarocci

Facebook’s Android App Is Asking for Superuser Privileges, Users Say
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

The story of the American scientist conducting research at Antarctica’s McMurdo Station who decided to log on to Tinder
social media
::: Rainmaker1973

This Is America’s Hottest Job
economia | scuola, educazione
::: marcelsalathe

Congress Is Looking To Extend Copyright Protection Term To 144 Years
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

RedDawn Android Malware Is Harvesting Personal Data of North Korean Defectors
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

New Spectre Attack Can Reveal Firmware Secrets
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google Removes ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Clause from Its Code of Conduct
Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

We are excited that @tesla has moved their #Linux compliance work to the public so the community can work together to help them comply with #GPL requirements
open source
::: conservancy

Who is Philip Cross?
Web, Internet
::: wikileaks ::: libertNation

“We lost our security a long time ago. We’ve lost our privacy and it’s been abused” -Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak addressing WeAreDevelopers World Congress in Vienna
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ethstatus

The memory models that underlie programming languages
programming, codice, snippet
::: b3h3m0th

Introducing Git protocol version 2
Web, Internet
::: nicolaiarocci

What is the most sophisticated piece of software code ever written?
programming, codice, snippet
::: Quora

Visto nel Web – 340

Già ora di una nuova rassegna! ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web 😯

Clayton Bowndsx

C, Golang, Perl, and Unix
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Happy 20th birthday to MySQL, the open-source relational database management system used by everyone from NASA to Netflix
linguaggi di programmazione
::: MIT_CSAIL

Modern Unix GUIs now need to talk to at least one C library
sistemi operativi
::: b3h3m0th

Elm changed my mind about unpopular languages
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Real Kinetic

Tens of Thousands of Malicious Apps Use Facebook’s APIs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

New California Ballot Measure Demands Groundbreaking Privacy Rights
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

GCC 8.1 Compiler Introduces Initial C++20 Support
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Warren Buffett to Elon Musk: “There are some pretty good moats around”
protagonisti
::: business

Microsoft’s ‘Meltdown’ Patch For Windows 10 Contains a Fatal Flaw
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Science and Technology links (May 5th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Very good on the new social and industrial paternalism of Big Tech (in French)
ditte
::: evgenymorozov

Oh wow. That’s REALLY thinking outside the box
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Had a wonderful time in #Nottingham. Managed to write a dialect of #Lisp on & for the PDP-11 in K&R C with @_asjackson in his lofboratory
lisp(s) | umorismo
::: stylewarning

Facebook Exec Admits ‘No Real Understanding’ for the Scope of Fake News
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Data grabbers are leaving EU thanks to #GDPR #EUdataP. Good
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: bendrath

Node.js 10: better errors, a new module system, and a stable ABI (independent of V8) for native modules!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Chinese Government Is Behind a Decade of Hacks On Software Companies, Says Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Wylie says, “we built 253 algorithms, which meant there were 253 predictions per profiled record”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Placing Election Ads On Google Will Require a Government ID
ad, pubblicità | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

ZSH, tmux, Emacs and SSH: A copy-paste story
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

Usa, tre studentesse nere finaliste in un contest della #Nasa. Ma sul web si scatenano hacker razzisti
social media | Razzismo
::: sdallagata

Oni is an interesting editor project I’ve not seen before. It pitches itself as “combining the best bits of NeoVim, Atom and VSCode” https://www.onivim.io/ and looks pretty polished
applicazioni, programmi
::: _wilfredh

R and Python are joining forces
linguaggi di programmazione
::: marcoscan

Variables are syntactic sugar for lambda expressions
linguaggi di programmazione
::: arialdomartini

Dalla documentazione/archiviazione alla Divina Commedia ipertestuale, passando per il paper-tweet: quando #Twitter diventa virtuoso in classe. #socialmedia
dispositivi mobili | social media | scuola, educazione
::: SergioGridelli

Klipse now supports Common Lisp. Interactive Common Lisp snippets in any web page
linguaggi di programmazione
::: viebel

“What Kogan did was wrong. But what Kogan did, many others do on a much larger scale,” Dr. Kosinski said. “They just don’t get caught.”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

17 books for Linux and open source fans
open source
::: cialunet

I’ve used 100 Firefox Container tabs
Web, Internet
::: TuxmAL

Market shares of personal computers, first 40 years
hardware
::: asymco ::: asymco ::: asymco

New Service Blocks EU Users So Companies Can Save Thousands on GDPR Compliance
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Microsoft Says 700M Devices Now Run Windows 10
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

Robocalls, and Their Scams, Are Surging
spam
::: Slashdot

Looking at #GDPR @glynmoody questions what’s gone wrong with the #Copyright Directive? His answer: The EU is a puppet of rightholders “that wants to block © being made fit for the digital age” That’s why we need to #FixCopyright
copyright e brevetti
::: _C4C_

Microsoft’s New Mobile Strategy: Create Windows-like App ‘Experiences’ For Smartphones
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

“ICANN is out of control. What if they start selling .exe domains? People will get hacked left right and center” – someone loudly sharing their Opinions at a hacker con last year
Web, Internet
::: liamosaur

Interesting research on information flow by way of studying prediction markets at Google. Takeaway: physical proximity is hugely important for shared context (information, beliefs). More important than work/social connection
sì, verificato la settimana passata, molto più facile capirsi sul posto
economia
::: amasad

Google Says Android Things is Finally Ready For Smart Devices
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

Each chapter of Eloquent JavaScript now starts with an illustration by @Madalinadraws
da vedere la nuova versione
linguaggi di programmazione | manuali, how to
::: MarijnJH

In the most extreme example of this, Jeff Bezos currently has enough wealth
protagonisti
::: fawfulfan

“Buried inside Twitter’s Android app is a “Secret conversation” option that if launched would allow users to send encrypted direct messages”
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

European data privacy regulators are not ready for #GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lukOlejnik

The Rise and Fall of the Windows Empire
considerazioni interessanti, anche nei commenti
sistemi operativi
::: JohnDCook

Implementing Programming Languages
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Excellent news: Canadian police have dropped computer hacking charges against a 19-year-old who downloaded openly available information from a public records website
Web, Internet | Buonsenso
::: EFF

Mozilla Asked People How They Feel About Facebook
Facebook
::: marcelsalathe

Microsoft’s Latest Excel Update Has Security Pros Anxious
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Viking_Sec

“Fake news” e la Cina. Ma da noi sarà tutto diverso, tranquilli
::: demartin

Using the Web for a Day with JavaScript Turned Off
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Gianlucadfiore

The new era of static sites – how JavaScript powers everything
linguaggi di programmazione | Web, Internet
::: Gianlucadfiore

Ubuntu Considering an HTML5-Based OS Installer
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Amazon Echo modificato diventa microspia; occhio agli altoparlanti “smart”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fulcorno

Learn Bulma in 5 minutes
Web, Internet
::: ulaulaman

This is the reality of open source
open source
::: rgardler

One thing I really enjoy about Altair & @vega_vis is the symmetry of the grammar
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp

You Can Now Run Linux Apps On Chrome OS
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

How quickly can you check that a string is valid unicode (UTF-8)?
tip, suggerimenti
::: lemire

How to kill a process or stop a program in Linux
manuali, how to
::: cialunet

This is crucial > “Facebook is defining what it considers “issue ads” through an initial list of ad topics, ranging from abortion to guns, that will require authorization and labeling on its platform in the U.S.”
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Interesting stuff from Canalys. Top five smartphone vendors have 80% of European sales
dispositivi mobili
::: charlesarthur

I invented the web as an open, permissionless space #foreveryone. The FCC’s repeal of #NetNeutrality threatens to take that away. Tell the Senate they must protect net neutrality to keep the web open
Web, Internet
::: timberners_lee ::: webfoundation

Google believes it has a responsibility to tell people if they’re talking to a robot via Duplex, but it doesn’t know what the best way to inform is yet
Google
::: backlon

Come fanno i computer a calcolare le radici quadrate? — Parte 2: l’algoritmo Karatsuba
programming, codice, snippet
::: Gli studenti di oggi

Multiple OS Vendors Release Security Patches After Misinterpreting Intel Docs
bug
::: Slashdot

Von Neumann’s First Computer Program” (Donald E. Knuth – Dec. 1970)
storia
::: b3h3m0th

Jupyter should have a command line option that deactivates all but the default kernel
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp

Firefox Moves Browsers Into Post-Password Future With WebAuthn Tech
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Apple Cracking Down On Apps That Send Location Data To Third Parties
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How does a tech company verify its algorithms aren’t riddled with subtle biases? @mathbabedotorg launched a firm that audits algorithms for bias
programming, codice, snippet
::: pomeranian99

Facebook’s reorganized product team is led by more guys named Chris than women
Facebook
::: ranimolla

Apple and Goldman Sachs are teaming up on a new credit card that aims to deepen the iPhone maker’s push into consumers’ wallets
dispositivi mobili | economia
::: trippmickle

If you’re running Ubuntu, it’s easy to get started with #LXD
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant Can Be Controlled By Inaudible Commands
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: MIT_CSAIL

To all of our fans: after careful consideration we have decided to shut down the Klout website & the Klout Score
social media
::: klout ::: FrankPasquale ::: daw985 ::: Slashdot ::: WillOremus ::: RadioProzac

Facebook makes its money from ads — lots of them. Who is paying to say what to whom? How is all of this affecting people’s lives? Today, we basically have no clue
Facebook
::: aaronkbr

Lawmakers Move To Block Government From Ordering Digital ‘Back Doors’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

“Media literacy cannot be treated as a panacea” for #fakenews
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: datasociety

Had a great time giving my first Altair tutorial at #PyCon2018 today! Content is available here
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp ::: jakevdp

Rust 1.26 is out! In addition to some lovely language improvements, they’ve added a convenience function for slurping a text file given its path. It’s the little things 🙂
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Does Gmail’s New ‘Confidential Mode’ Make It Easier to Phish?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Malicious Chrome Extensions Infect Over 100,000 Users Again
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Convert a cheap children’s railway into an Android-controlled train
hardware | scuola, educazione
::: arduino

Looking at the Lispy side of Perl
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

The head of News Corp has called for governments to create an “algorithm review board” to keep tech companies in check, the latest in a long line of attacks on internet platforms from Rupert Murdoch’s media group
media
::: rasmus_kleis

Facebook stock has fully recovered from Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Molte aziende si preoccupano di fare un “sito”, compresa la variante premium “bel sito”
Web, Internet
::: SergioGridelli

Importing images with GNOME Photos
applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

We are designing this feature with disclosure built-in, and we’ll make sure the system is appropriately identified
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

The Evolution of C Programming Practices: A Study of the Unix Operating System
linguaggi di programmazione | storia
::: b3h3m0th

25th International Obfuscated C Code Contest (2018)
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

These apps can download additional payload and display + click on “invisible” ads. Everything is hidden from user’s view
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: LukasStefanko

Says German MEP and Pirate Party member Julia Reda, “Because a neighbouring right, unlike a #copyright doesn’t require originality to apply to content, it would protect even short and uncreative snippets, such as purely factual headlines.”
copyright e brevetti
::: asta_fish

Slides from my talk this morning: Seven Strategies for Optimizing your Numerical Python Code
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp ::: jakevdp

Pycket (our implementation of @racketlang using RPython) has a REPL now
language Racket
::: samth

North Korean Hackers Are Now Developing iPhone Spy Tools
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Microsoft Works To Port Ubuntu To Windows ARM
sistemi operativi
::: Slashdot

GDPR goes into effect two weeks from today. Your Guide to the GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IEEESpectrum

This Facebook chatbot wants to help you stay ahead of fake news
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: factchecknet

Science and Technology links (May 11th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Facebook briefly rolled out a new feature in its ads transparency test that enabled users to see the location of page admins and other data. But when we asked about it FB removed the entire “View Ads” product test
ad, pubblicità | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: CraigSilverman

Online review of Google Search. From 20 years ago
storia
::: mikko

Really excited to be part of this Astrophysical Journal “Special issue on Data”, just published today!
protagonisti
::: jakevdp

Facebook have launched their own static type checker for Python, as an alternative to mypy!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Microsoft Turned Customers Against the Skype Brand
applicazioni, programmi
::: Slashdot

Google Is Building a Pixel-Branded Smartwatch, Says Report
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

When the limestone of imperative programming has worn away, the granite of functional programming will be revealed underneath
programming, codice, snippet
::: nikivazou

batch editing files with Ed
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b0rk

Windows just published every possible windows command on the terminal! – 1000 page pdf
sistemi operativi
::: Miss_Malware

Apple made more profit in three months than Amazon during its lifetime
ditte
::: Mastodon

”Secret Service agents are now investigating the point of entry for both infections, hoping to find clues” — it was Bob, both times
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Linux for developers comes to Chrome OS, using AR to assist surgeons, and more open source news
open source | novità
::: cialunet

USA Today analyzed the whole batch of Internet Research Agency Facebook ads. What it found is that support for political candidates was marginal: the main strategy, consistently with the Soviet era, is sowing racial discord
ad, pubblicità | Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

Severe Code Execution Bug Discovered in #Signal Messaging App for Windows & Linux
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TheHackersNews

Now this is the kind of article about CSS grid we’ve been waiting for
Web, Internet
::: chriscoyier

Within 24 hours of @POTUS canceling the nuclear deal, Iranian hackers shifted targets to U.S. allies and telecom companies, in what officials believe is the beginning of new wave of retaliatory cyberattacks on U.S. interests
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: nicoleperlroth

How to use functional programming, Lisp macros, and a little analysis to solve cryptanalysis problems
lisp(s)
::: wallingf

Russian Fake News Ecosystem Targets Syrian Human Rights Workers
troll, loll &co
::: Slashdot

Visto nel Web – 339

Anno nuovo (per il blog) ma la solita rassegna di quello che ho wisto nel Web.

No, the problem is not “resources”: the problem is that the “fake news” compulsory witch hunt is a bad idea, however you apply it
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Remember that no information flow is accidental
dati, raccolta
::: Steve_Lockstep

68 Resources To Help You To Create Programming Languages
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ftomasse

Oracle Sets End Date for Business Java 8 Updates
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Slashdot

Facebook plays a big role in spreading fake news in Turkey. This report explains why Facebook should launch third-party fact-checking program in Turkey ahead of 2018 elections
caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: teyit_EN

New Book Describes ‘Bluffing’ Programmers in Silicon Valley
programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot

Cancellarsi “definitivamente” dai social media può essere molto complicato. #Hibye ci prova: quando l’utente si disconnette dalla piattaforma cessa di esistere. Ma è veramente ciò che vogliamo?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SergioGridelli

Will GDPR Kill WHOIS?
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Il business della pubblicità online incentiva contenuti di bassa qualità e l’uso spudorato dei nostri dati
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | ad, pubblicità
::: valigiablu ::: ninefix

A Mass of Copyrighted Works Will Soon Enter the Public Domain
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

Science and Technology links (April 29th, 2018)
novità
::: lemire

Codemotion Rome 2018
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Grab the Blaster

Twitter Sold Data Access to Cambridge Analytica-Linked Researcher
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Good thread on #Facebook’s attempt to circumvent #GDPR lawful basis for processing consent provisions
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: raycorrigan ::: threadreaderapp

Man Sues Nation For Allegedly Seizing France.com, a Domain He Has Owned For Over 20 Years
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot ::: Gianlucadfiore

Americans are increasingly on their own in the chaotic digital universe, where social media delivers news based on what’s most sensational, controversial or sexy
Facebook, lies and the future of journalism
media
::: FrankPasquale

This is what it’s like using only open-source software on Android
dispositivi mobili | open source
::: Gianlucadfiore

A tweet that was meant to be forgotten within minutes resurfaces years later to cost someone their job, while a video providing unambiguous evidence of war crimes disappears without a trace
vero; le mie rassegne tentano di tenere una traccia di cosa mi sembra importante
Web, Internet
::: BuzzFeedNews

Happy birthday to the real father of the #digital age, Claude Shannon!
protagonisti
::: MartinVetterli ::: gappy3000

Can an #arduino use 50 year old core memory? Apparently, yes
hardware
::: hackaday

Facebook’s fake “dark ads”, which impersonate people to promote scams, are a systemic problem, and need better solutions above and beyond a “view ads” button
social media | Facebook
::: Techmeme

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram news feed “algorithm ranking signals”, as interpreted by @stedavies. Cannot believe that it’s accurate in detail, is it? Anyway, helpful overview
social media
::: WolfieChristl

Polioptila caerulea

Elegant solutions for everyday Python problems
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Game inspired by Wolfenstein 3D written in #McCLIM by José Miguel Ronquillo Rivera
lisp(s) | games
::: dk_jackdaniel

Digital and Analog Audio’s Curious Coexistence
media
::: Slashdot

25 anni oggi da quel 30 aprile 1993 quando il Cern decise di rilasciare il codice sorgente del world wide web con licenza open source, libero e gratuito
storia | Web, Internet
::: leliosimi ::: MIT_CSAIL

npm 6
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Grab the Blaster

L’Actor Model spiegato bene da Francesco Malatesta
programming, codice, snippet
::: Grab the Blaster

Finally put together a writeup and build guide for my NeXT Computer replica @Raspberry_Pi case. Includes the STL files so you can make your own
hardware
::: nr2097

Are functional programs easier to verify than imperative programs?
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Stack Overflow Admits It Hasn’t Been Welcoming To ‘Newer Coders, Women, People of Color, and Others’; Outlines How It Plans To Change That
Web, Internet | programming, codice, snippet
::: Slashdot ::: joranelias

As Controversy Swirls, Facebook Dials Down the Swagger On Its Developer Conference
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Type Systems as Macros
language Racket
::: TheMichaelBurge

Read about the new PyPI.org
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gvanrossum

Wow, the @JAXenter survey results show that more people find #Scala to be the Most Interesting language among 18 other choices
linguaggi di programmazione
::: TheOTown

Senate Democrats Plan To Force Vote On Net Neutrality
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

WhatsApp Founder Plans To Leave After Broad Clashes With Parent Facebook
social media | Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: lizzadwoskin ::: MikeIsaac

Chinese Government Admits Collection of Deleted WeChat Messages
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

C++ was a mistake
linguaggi di programmazione
::: TheMichaelBurge

The judge fined Sulaiman 10,000 ringgit ($2,552) but he opted to spend a month in jail because he could not pay
inaccurate criticism of police on social media, the first person to be prosecuted under a new law against fake news
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | censura
::: fabiochiusi ::: Hal_RTFLC

Their Moment curation policy says “We avoid creating Moments that may invade privacy”, but that doesn’t mean much, since privacy doesn’t exist on Twitter
social media | Twitter
::: Noahpinion

Volkswagen, Audi Cars Vulnerable To Remote Hacking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: rossjanderson

Cambridge Analytica probably licensed data from Axciom, Experian, Oracle, Nielsen, comScore, RocketFuel and many others
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: profcarroll

By the numbers: Python community trends in 2017/2018
linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Declining Majority of Online Adults Say the Internet Has Been Good for Society
Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware
open source
::: gldsmrs

Two more thoughts on this XKCD comic and some of the responses to it
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp

UK Officials Will Summon Mark Zuckerberg To Testify if He Won’t Do So Voluntarily
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: rasmus_kleis

Happy birthday to BASIC, the programming language launched @Dartmouth #otd in 1964 to encourage non-STEM students to use computers
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL ::: Rainmaker1973 ::: mcnees

Iran Bans Use of Telegram Messaging App To Protect ‘National Security’
censura
::: Slashdot

Facebook Unveils Privacy Tool ‘Clear History’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: WolfieChristl

This article by @lexi_lambda on implementing Hackett’s type language in Racket begins with a clear, concise intro to Racket’s reader and macro-expander work
language Racket
::: wallingf

C Is Not a Low-level Language Your computer is not a fast PDP-11
linguaggi di programmazione
::: scottfleischman

EU policymakers are listening to developers, but still need to understand the not-for-profit limitation, which undermines software and AI competitiveness, in Article 13 #uploadfilters and Article 3 #TDM
copyright e brevetti
::: GitHubPolicy

Medic is a really interesting tool in Racket for adding debug statement to a program without modifying it! This saves you littering your code with print statements
language Racket
::: _wilfredh

Bezos: “I have no idea what to do with all this money!”
protagonisti
::: DannyPage ::: AngryBlackLady ::: evgenymorozov

Some YouTube Stars Are Being Paid To Sell Academic Cheating
frodi
::: Slashdot

After harsh criticism, Facebook quietly pulls services from developing countries
Facebook
::: LMSacasas

I wrote a “practical application launcher for impractical people” in @racketlang
language Racket
::: tonyfischetti

Some of my followers may know that I’m a pretty active participant on SO. I’ve been wanting to share my thoughts, but I haven’t really known how. So screw it, I’m doing a twitter thread
social media
::: lexi_lambda ::: lexi_lambda

Really @Twitter? Promoting a pseudoscientist whose theory had been more than once proved wrong and who also had been accused of hateful and misogynist speech against @sbencivu? Really disappointed to have found this on my timeline. This is how fake news spread!
caos informativo, fake news, bufale | Twitter
::: AsiaJaneLeigh

So how did we lose the women in computing? They did not just leave; they were pushed out
programming, codice, snippet
::: zacchiro

This is bad news for people in Egypt, Oman, UAE, and Iran, and any other country that tries to block access to @signalapp. Amazon is threatening to shut down Signal’s AWS account if they use CloudFront to circumvent censorship. Google is just as bad
censura
::: micahflee ::: KevinBankston

Facebook will spend so much reviewing political ads this year that it will lose money on them
ad, pubblicità | politica
::: fabiochiusi

Scammers Are Using Google Maps To Skirt Link-Shortener Crackdown, Redirect Users To Dodgy Websites
frodi
::: Slashdot

Zuck on FB after Cambridge Analytica: “the biggest shift is around being more proactive, around finding and preventing abuse”. That sounds pretty bad to me
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Facebook announced it’s getting into the dating space
social media
::: KurtWagner8 ::: sarahfrier ::: mims

QGAME Quantum Gate And Measurement Emulator
lisp(s) | C++
::: RainerJoswig

Congratulations to the members of the @ProjectJupyter Steering Council on receiving the 2018 #ACMSoftwareSystemAward!
programming, codice, snippet
::: TheOfficialACM

Facebook commits to civil rights audit, political bias review
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

regex 1.0 is out!
linguaggi di programmazione | Rust
::: burntsushi5

Divine Discontent: Disruption’s Antidote. Apple has long defeated disruption by focusing on the user experience; Jeff Bezos and Amazon, though, show that user expectations for their experience are ever-changing.
ditte
::: stratechery

50 years ago this month the first object-oriented programming language was created, Simula67, as part of an effort to streamline operations research
linguaggi di programmazione | storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Facebook Fires Employee Who Allegedly Used Data Access To Stalk Women
Facebook
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

Mark Zuckerberg Doesn’t Understand Journalism
protagonisti
::: CKummer

writing this piece about getting better at estimating tasks took a lot longer than I thought it would
programming, codice, snippet
::: ginatrapani

Cambridge Analytica closing down after Facebook row
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi ::: inplainsite ::: aragost
The “#copyright troika” launches another #CensorshipMachine attack
copyright e brevetti
::: edri

20 years of iMac: A story of relentless design iteration
storia
::: lucaferrari15

mypy 0.600 is released, with strict optional on by default, and a new experimental daemon mode that’s much faster!
linguaggi di programmazione
::: gvanrossum

The Pentagon Bans Huawei, ZTE Phones From Retail Stores On Military Bases
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Excited to announce the 2.0 release of Altair, built on over 800 new commits from 18 contributors
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jakevdp ::: fringetracker ::: palewire ::: jakevdp

“CL has a built-in assumption that the programming environment is going to be interactive”, “The spirit inside the computer”
lisp(s)
::: michaeljforster

How fast can you parse JSON?
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

“La Gazzetta ha pubblicato la foto per un errore involontario”. Le scuse in salsa moderna
media
::: AntonioCorsa

Ingannare la censura su Internet da oggi è un po’ più difficile
censura
::: valigiablu

I wrote a thing, and they called it: Filter Bubbles Are Only Part of the Problem
media
::: dfreelon

Today’s new thing is called Stack Overflow for Teams. It lets you set up a private place on Stack Overflow where you can ask questions that will only be visible to members of your team, company, or organization
programming, codice, snippet
::: spolsky

Somebody Tried to Hide a Backdoor in a Popular JavaScript npm Package
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

“European Lisp Symposium 2018” – get the pdf with all the proceedings (from “A Common Lisp Library for Data Parallel Programming” to “Interactive Flow Simulation with Common Lisp”)
lisp(s)
::: b3h3m0th

Facebook May Have Secret Plans To Build a Satellite-Based Internet
Web, Internet | Facebook
::: Slashdot

40 years ago Lempel & Ziv first proposed a data-compression algorithm that makes today’s GIFs possible
storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Notes on structured concurrency, or: Go statement considered harmful
linguaggi di programmazione
::: b3h3m0th

Exploring a MIPS CPU that isn’t RISC and even uses variable length instructions
hardware
::: _wilfredh

‘Next Generation’ Flaws Found on Computer Processors
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Heh
You can’t parse [X]HTML with regex. Because HTML can’t be parsed by regex
programming, codice, snippet
::: wilbowma

Forty Years of Spam Email
spam
::: Slashdot

Göran Strand

What Is Emerdata? As Cambridge Analytica Shuts, Directors Surface in New Firm
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

We rely on 15 people to do our science. Without them matplotlib, numpy and pandas would not be maintained
open source | linguaggi di programmazione
::: Sydonahi

Here it is! The recording of @TimoHirvonen & @tomituominen presenting 15 years of research on hacking hotel room keys at @InfiltrateCon 2018. They provide a great perspective on what it means to be a hacker. “If you’re not smart, you have to be persistent”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: InfiltrateCon

Per salvare Internet non serve nostalgia, ma un ideale
Web, Internet
::: philipdisalvo

Il futuro fantstico di #ElonMusk
protagonisti
::: ulaulaman ::: elonmusk

NSA Collected 500 Million US Call Records In 2017, Says Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Summary of some of the math used in computer science
matematica
::: CompSciFact

xargs
tools, componenti software
un comando che non conosco perché nessuno mi dice mai niente; devo documentarmi
::: b0rk

Social Media for Communities
le slides di @dcavedon a @ubuconeurope18
social media
::: dcavedon

Superb article on type systems, open vs closed world soundness, and type systems intentionally not offering soundness
programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

UK regulator orders Cambridge Analytica to release data on US voter
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Visto nel Web – 338

Ecco cosa ho wisto nel Web. Presto che devo aggiornare ‘buntu 😋

Telegram alle strette, rivela il rischio di avere dispositivi chiusi come gli iPhone
#:censura
::: hronir

demoshell 0.2.0
#:applicazioni, programmi
::: doughellmann

Former Reddit Executive Sees ‘No Hope’ For Reddit
#:social media
::: Slashdot

This article debunks the US Supreme Court’s magical thinking about the Internet. The Internet’s expressive opportunities are not available to all on equal terms
#:Web, Internet
::: FrankPasquale

Racket tip: Syntax remembers where it came from, so macros can tell whether a variable is the original or a shadowing fake
#:language Racket
::: TheMichaelBurge

Micro-targeting, profilazioni, algoritmi: il vero problema etico è l’uso da parte della politica dei dati dei cittadini
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: valigiablu

Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Jack Ma’s (#CEO #Alibaba ) Original Sales Pitch in 1999 in his appartment…
#:protagonisti
::: jblefevre60

Silicon Valley Investors Wants to Fund a ‘Good For Society’ Facebook Replacement
#:social media
::: Slashdot

Rilasciato #DraftSight 2018 SP2
#:applicazioni, programmi
::: Marcooo83

Science and Technology links (April 22nd, 2018)
#:novità
::: lemire

Understanding surprising JS syntax by visualising the parse tree
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: _wilfredh

Susan Kare, the most important designer you’ve never heard of. She created the smiling Mc, the trash can, the font suitcase, the dreaded bomb symbol & so many others
#:storia
::: DerfBackderf ::: DerfBackderf

25 years ago today the first major web browser was released: Mosaic 1.0
#:storia
::: MIT_CSAIL

Raspberry Pi: Kali Linux
#:sistemi operativi #:hardware
::: xKaliSec

Enough with the intrusive updates!
#:sistemi operativi
::: lemire

Programming in #Haskell is hard. Not necessarily because Haskell is a hard language, but because programming is hard and Haskell, more than most other languages, requires one to line things up correctly before running the program. That is a good thing
#:programmazione funzionale
::: haroldcarr

Who Has More of Your Personal Data Than Facebook? Try Google
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot

La versione di Kogan
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Breach detection with Linux filesystem forensics
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Want to see what industrial espionage looks like these days?
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: profmetcalf

The big tech companies exacerbate problems — from monopoly power to the need for a new tax and education system to declining faith in liberal democracy — that are not just technical. They are existential
#:ditte
::: FrankPasquale

Z3 is cool and floating point is scary
compilers come non ti aspetti
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: andreasfrom

Dobbiamo smettere di vivere il mondo dei social come qualcosa di “sostitutivo” e dobbiamo vederlo come qualcosa di aggiuntivo
#:social media
::: RudyBandiera

Hacking a Satellite is Surprisingly Easy
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Programming in the debugger: willcrichton.net. Discusses how notebooks enable incremental program writing, and contrasts with REPLs. Makes some interesting points regarding persistence, although resumable exceptions have similar upsides too
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: _wilfredh

EU Opens Competition Probe Into Apple’s Bid For Music App Shazam
#:ditte
::: Slashdot

Learning tech design matters! Check out the latest fab publication from my colleague @sayamindu and my advisor @makoshark about the impact of adding more powerful data structures into the @Scratch programming environment for kids
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: kayleachampion

I’m fascinated by the idea of language-oriented programming. Would you like to learn more about it with me?
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: alamajesse

lol ok facebook
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sfiegerman

The only reasons to stay with the iPhone right now have nothing to do with the iPhone
perplutante, assay
#:dispositivi mobili
::: Gianlucadfiore

Compilers are known for doing all sorts of cool optimizations. What about your CPUs itself?
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: dendibakh

Google Accused of Showing ‘Total Contempt’ for Android Users’ Privacy
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Arxiv is huge and I find it hard to find things relevant to my interests. Playing with https://scirate.com/ seems like a good solution: you can follow sections that interest you, and ‘scite’ (basically ‘like’) papers
#:media
::: _wilfredh

Facebook Sued Over Fake Ads
#:ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Wow! Almost half the reviews are fake, according to this report. “How merchants use Facebook to flood Amazon with fake reviews”
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: om

US Government Weighing Sanctions Against Kaspersky Lab
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

“There’s good legislation that failed to gain traction in the past that is worth revisiting now,” but groups funded by tech firms are not interested in advancing them
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

A gentle introduction to FreeDOS
#:sistemi operativi
::: cialunet

An introduction to the GNU Core Utilities
#:tip, suggerimenti
::: cialunet

Il paradosso della privacy, e quanto siamo disposti a pagare per averla
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sole24ore

“I Just Google It”. In a new article, @BenjaminToff and I identify three complementary folk theories – “news finds me,” “the information is out there,” and “I don’t know what to believe” – that people draw on as they navigate their information environment
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rasmus_kleis

Do something vague and dangerous about this horribly vague, dangerous and discredited notion or get regulated – surely that sounds as a sensible way to get things done and digital rights respected, right?
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

There’s a big difference between having skills – knowing how to use the internet – and having understanding – knowing the implications of using the internet
@doteveryoneuk sarebbe da followare ma posta troppo; confido in @fabiochiusi, lui lo segue
#:Web, Internet
::: CassieRobinson

A beautiful circle: Company gets ransomwared. Hires IT company to fix it. Unlocks system in record time. FBI figures out the IT company just paid the bitcoin ransom
#:frodi
::: SeamusHughes

This is a super solid article about how to idiomatically handle errors in @rustlang
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: klnusbaum

A good overview of the history of parsing
mooolto informativo (almeno per me che sono di una gnuransa encyclopedica) 😐
#:storia
::: etorreborre

Interesting new explainer by Facebook of how they enforce their community standards and their appeal system based on principles of safety, voice, and equity with a mixture of AI and humans, including experts: ‘our enforcement isn’t perfect
#:ditte
::: CharlieBeckett

Netflix, Amazon, and Major Studios Try To Shut Down $20-Per-Month TV Service
#:Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

We and 55 other organizations (inc. @EFF @article19org @creativecommons @edri ) sent a letter to @AxelVossMdEP trying again to present the obvious and well documented arguments against the introduction of a new right for #press #publishers
#:copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

“For you to break a policy it has to exist and really be their policy,” Kogan said. “But the reality is that Facebook’s policy is unlikely to be their policy”
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

ve la ricordate la #FakeNews sulle #sciechimiche? ecco come è andata a finire
un caso finito bene ma il mondo ne è pieno, anche sulla carta
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: sbencivu

Facebook, Google and Uber are some of the companies that submit to privacy checkups as a result of settlements w/the feds. The problem? They choose their own watchdogs, and they tend to get good grades despite troubles like Cambridge Analytica
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TonyRomm

Atlanta Projected To Spend At Least $2.6 Million on Ransomware Recovery
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Come si stanno adeguando al GDPR Google e Facebook? Quali le criticità?
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AlessLongo

Announcing npm@6
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: daw985

Jeff Bezos says he “expects to be scrutinized” by regulators
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus #:ditte
::: business

Facebook Has Hosted Stolen Identities and Social Security Numbers for Years
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot

“Delta Pointers: Buffer Overflow Checks Without the Checks”
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Patent ‘Death Squad’ System Upheld by US Supreme Court
#:copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

Suspicious Event Hijacks Amazon Traffic For 2 hours, Steals Cryptocurrency
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Programmers
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: RichRogersIoT

Instagram Launches ‘Data Download’ Tool To Let You Leave
#:Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

SEC Issues $35 Million Fine Over Yahoo Failing To Disclose Data Breach
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

WhatsApp Raises Minimum Age In Europe To 16 Ahead of Data Law Change
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Excellent article on language-oriented programming (LOP) in @racketlang. #Guix benefits from a form of LOP through @guilelang
#:language Racket #:linguaggi di programmazione
::: GuixHpc

Spotify versione gratuita: le grandi novità disponibili da oggi
#:Web, Internet
::: Genjuro75

169 scholars of whom 100 are full professors working in the fields of intellectual property, internet law, human rights law and journalism studies at universities all over Europe signed this letter to oppose the proposed press publishers’ right
#:copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

Even if we regulate Amazon, break up Google, & #DeleteFacebook, it is “hard to imagine a near future without very large-scale social and economic exchange facilitated by digital platforms. The social & the profit-driven are now alloyed”
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Twitter è in attivo per il secondo trimestre consecutivo
#:social media
::: emenietti

Maximilian Teodorescu

Two hackers built a “master key” for a widely used electronic lock, found on millions of hotel room doors. Here’s our story
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: zackwhittaker ::: WIRED ::: FSecure

Researchers Hacked Amazon’s Alexa To Spy On Users, Again
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

North Korea Linked To Global Hacking Operation Against Critical Infrastructure, Telecoms
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Communities across the U.S. are taking significant steps to ensure transparency and community control over police spy tech
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: EFF

Top 10 Things To Do With #GraalVM
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: graalvm

Drupal Warns of New Remote-Code Bug, the Second in Four Weeks
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Fifth Age Of Macintosh: What Happens If Apple Dumps Intel?
#:ditte #:innovazioni, futuro
::: lucaferrari15

DataExplore is a desktop application for data analysis and plotting intended for use in both research and education
#:applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

Appliance Companies Are Lobbying To Protect Their DRM-Fueled Repair Monopolies
#:hardware
::: Slashdot

One undergraduate saw her score plummet to 350 after being named in an unresolved civil suit: Sesame had automatically listed her as a laolai, a deadbeat
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

a tutorial about fully abstract compilation
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: wilbowma

I am reading this piece about Ray Ozzie’s key escrow proposal in Wired. A few random thoughts
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: matthew_d_green ::: evacide

Belgium Declares Video Game Loot Boxes Gambling and Therefore Illegal
#:games
::: Slashdot

Answering the most frequently asked questions about Ubuntu 18.04
#:sistemi operativi
::: letozaf

“We are taking a broader view of our responsibility”, Zuckerberg said, which is great, needed, and overdue. But his addition, that FB will “make sure our services are used for good”, is thorny. Who, in diverse+divided societies, gets to decide what’s good?
#:ditte
::: rasmus_kleis

It will take another decade (and another billion dollar research funding) for the Western elite to acknowledge that inequality is the main threat to democracy, not “fake news” or Facebook or Russia. I mean I hope so
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale #:Web, Internet #:politica
::: h0d3r

Facebook continua a macinare utenti e profitti, in barba a qualunque “scandalo”
#:ditte
::: fabiochiusi ::: FrankPasquale ::: mikko

Get started with Pidgin: An open source replacement for Skype
#:applicazioni, programmi
::: cialunet

CPU utilization is wrong
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: cialunet

Facebook ha comprato una pagina pubblicitaria per comunicare il #Gdpr
#:ditte
::: martinapennisi

Old Lisp programs
bello; ma anche il codice Fortran antico continua a girare (spesso) senza modifiche
#:lisp(s)
::: agambrahma

The new bill to regulate Facebook and Google’s data collection
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

La rete zona franca dove tutto è lecito blablabla gli insulti signora mia sono una vergogna blablabla mica come la politica i giornali le tv lì sì che è tutto un galateo e un’eleganza blablabla e ora la parola alla polizia che rimuova blablabla
#:Web, Internet
::: fabiochiusi

Nice features are coming up with Visual Studio this year
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: nicolaiarocci

In the sixties, job ads often specified whether they were looking for men or women. We still advertise jobs by gender in the tech industry–we’re just more subtle about it now
#:ditte
::: proginequality

“This legislation is destined to become a nightmare”. 145 organisations oppose Bulgarian Presidency compromise on the #Copyright in #DSM Directive
#:copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu

Guida post installazione per Ubuntu 18.04
#:sistemi operativi
::: PinguiniPerCaso

Quick Look at F# in Unity
#:programmazione funzionale
::: thek3nger

A new player among #logging libraries for #Java
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: fulcorno

Snapchat Takes a Second Try at Spectacles
#:dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Why a touch of secrecy can help creative work
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

Enlightening article trying to verify leftpad (+2 other small functions) in a range of theorem provers
#:programmazione funzionale
::: _wilfredh

Bests posts on Language Engineering
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: ftomasse

Fake Mark Zuckerbergs Scam Facebook Users Out of Their Cash
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

The Smartphone Sales Slowdown is Real
#:dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

The new R 3.5.0 brings significant performance and memory improvements
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: revodavid

New C# Ransomware Compiles Itself at Runtime
#:frodi
::: Slashdot

Grazie del pensiero #Facebook, ma il problema delle #fakenews è esattamente che arrivano a chi non è in grado di distinguere le fonti e interpretare le notizie con cognizione
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: madbob

Ski Lift In Austria Left Control Panel Open On the Internet
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Why Oil States is good for open source
#:open source
::: cialunet

Fuchsia OS just showed up in AOSP, but most importantly, in the ART (Android Runtime) branch. Looks like they’re building Fuchsia with ART…which would suggest native Android app support
#:sistemi operativi
::: MishaalRahman

Stack Overflow Isn’t Very Welcoming. It’s Time for That to Change
#:Web, Internet #:programming, codice, snippet
::: JayHanlon

Facebook Inches Toward More Transparency and Accountability
#:ditte
::: Slashdot

Certain products are categorically unethical to deploy. Chief among these is real-time face recognition analysis of live video captured by body-worn cameras
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Report: Freedom of the Press in decline around the world
#:media
::: RadioProzac

Intervista a @massimopolidoro, domani a Lugano per parlare di #bufale e #fakenews
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: CicapTicino

Dove/come salvare il passato digitale? La formazione di veri “archivi” più urgente che mai
#:storia
::: tedeschini

3 Python template libraries compared
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: cialunet

Where is serverless computing headed?
#:Web, Internet
::: cialunet

Do you use Ctrl + click or middle-click in Firefox? Maybe you shouldn’t because… it bypasses CSP😂
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: shhnjk

Fabulous Interviews from 2010 with Bletchley Park veterans
#:storia
::: Dr_Black

npm does not support Node.js v10.0.0 You should probably upgrade to a newer version of node as we can’t make any promises that npm will work with this version.
#:linguaggi di programmazione
::: WebReflection

Introiti pubblicitari in forte crescita per Google. Profitti e utenti in crescita per Twitter. Risultati oltre ogni previsione per Facebook, che vola in Borsa. Amazon che raddoppia gli utili e a sua volta vola in Borsa
#:economia
::: fabiochiusi

We can’t agree more! The #censorshipmachine is the worst idea ever!
#:copyright e brevetti #:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: communia_eu

Issue 69 – The MagPi MagazineThe MagPi Magazine
#:hardware
::: Genjuro75

Sinclair Spectrum designer Rick Dickinson dies
#:storia
::: marcoscan

Sampling profiler written in Rust, using gimli, goblin, and cpp_demangle crates among others
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: fitzgen

If the US empire decays the way the British one did, then it seems plausible that tech/Silicon Valley will do for it what finance/London did for its predecessor, i.e. soften the fall
#:economia
::: evgenymorozov

WhatsApp cifra i contenuti, ma non i dati che li accompagnano. Che sono sfruttabilissimi
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: disinformatico ::: Kantrowitz

A more detailed take on the @EU_Commission Communication on disinformation in thread below, anchored in the most important recommendations from the HLG Report that @Mantzarlis @cjimenezcruz @cward1e and I identified here [thread]
#:caos informativo, fake news, bufale
::: rasmus_kleis

Finally, after a great deal of churn and unexpected obstacles, Hackett supports basic typeclass deriving! 🎉
#:language Racket
::: lexi_lambda ::: lexi_lambda

Full Circle Magazine #132
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: Genjuro75

We’ve lost about ten years of innovation. I feel like this last decade has been pretty boring for the web
#:Web, Internet #:innovazioni, futuro
::: medialab

New research re internet non users in Latin America shows importance of digital literacy
#:Web, Internet #:scuola, educazione
::: hernangalperin

Facebook Inc. is on the hunt for other Cambridge Analytica-sized data leaks, and the company warned Thursday that users and investors might not like what it finds
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: justinhendrix

Clay is on the right side of history, as always
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evgenymorozov

The only true disclosure is, ‘We sell [or share, or allow access to] your data, and we don’t know where it goes’
#:privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IEthics

You can’t claim to hire the best if your hiring process turns away engineers who know more than your recruiters
#:programming, codice, snippet
::: sanityinc

Had a great time at the #dagstuhl seminar on algebraic effects this week! Since I was surrounded by veteran FP (mostly Haskell) researchers & practitioners, I asked them to challenge my biases against more extreme forms of FP, such as Monads and category-driven design
thread sconvolgente!
#:programmazione funzionale
::: adriaanm

Oggi a Venezia ho ricordato lo straordinario lavoro – paziente, tenace, pro bono, dietro le quinte – di Giorgio Giunchi, che ha dedicato decenni, fino alla sua morte, a documentare la storia del digitale in Italia
#:storia
::: demartin

Microsoft’s Windows division is no more. Windows made everything the company did possible, but the shift to a post-Windows Microsoft is the right one. To have done the same a decade sooner would have been better
uh! questa è grossassay! 💥💥💥
#:sistemi operativi #:ditte
::: bitfield