Security researcher Ross Anderson gives a talk on how a search engine can be used to shed light on the various evils that lurk on the Web. It starts off slow, but picks up when he gets to the “Can you spot the scam?”
When you set your Explorer to Details view, it can become tricky to drop an item onto the window background (in order to move it into the folder) because Details view sets full row select (starting in Windows Vista). This helps users of tablets and touch screens,
Part of the challenge of programming (and for some people, the reason why programming is fun in the first place) is looking at the building blocks provided to you and deciding how to assemble them to build something new. After all,
Jeffrey Strain chats with a former burglar and learns the best place to hide money. (“The bank,” responds the former burglar. Oh, the best place to hide money in the house…)
A month later, the follow-up article discussed the worst places to hide money (that sound like good ideas but aren’t).
::Wendy:: suggested enabling a means of displaying pictures on the blog without messing up the display of the whole post.
Actually, I’ve simply given up on the pretty diagrams since everybody seems to hate them. You may have noticed that I’ve been using ASCII art instead.