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“You have to stop setting yourself on fire trying to keep everyone else warm.”

Photo by Jordon Conner on Unsplash

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"The companies you do business with have no real incentive to secure your data. The best way for you to protect yourself is to change that incentive, which means agitating for government oversight of this space. This includes proscriptive regulations, more flexible security standards, liabilities, certification, licensing, and meaningful labeling. Once that happens, the market will step in and provide companies with the technologies they can use to secure your data."

schneier.com/blog/archives/201

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This is an interesting paper on crypto problems in cryptocurrencies implementations, ethereum In this case

securityevaluators.com/casestu

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If guaranteed minimum income and universal healthcare were a thing, I think so many of my programmer colleagues would immediately take low-income sabbaticals to write high-quality good-ui users-first free and open source software that it would inspire tedious "how was it possible?!?" medium dot com thinkpieces for years and years

Leonardo Da Vinci's map of Imola is a great demonstration of immagination and creativity

youtu.be/2gEwEcYnewE

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