Jacob Kaplan-Moss

15 items tagged β€œmicrosoft”

πŸ“Œ Mitigating arbitrary native code execution in Microsoft Edge - Microsoft Edge Dev BlogMicrosoft Edge Dev Blog https://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2017/02/23/mitigating-arbitrary-native-code-execution/#Bkdgt6wXoJVpES00.97 #
πŸ“Œ Securing Browsers Through Isolation Versus Mitigation – Medium https://medium.com/@justin.schuh/securing-browsers-through-isolation-versus-mitigation-15f0baced2c2#.z9o6qbio3 #
πŸ“Œ Empirical Software Engineering Group (ESE) - Microsoft Research

Lots of really great research papers on software development. This group does a good job looking at empirical data surrounding engineering best practices, especially testing. #

πŸ“Œ Surfacescapes Demo Walkthrough on Vimeo

D&D on a Big Ass Table. Might be the geekiest -- and awesomest -- thing I’ve seen. #

πŸ“Œ A Web site cannot set a cookie if the Domain attribute is in uppercase characters and has an odd number of characters in Internet Explorer 7

How the fuck does a bug like this even happen!? Man, the IE codebase must be unimaginably terrible. #

πŸ“Œ Runnin' With The Songsmith | MeFi Music

Words fail me. Two of mt favorite MeFi threads mashed up into wonderful, terrible music. #

πŸ“Œ Anil Dash: A Blog About Making Culture

β€œImagine imposing a tax on every corporation in the developed world, collecting $100 per white-collar worker per year, and then directing one third of the proceeds to curing AIDS and malaria. That, effectively, is what Bill Gates has done.” #

πŸ“Œ Microsoft makes unsolicited $44.6 billion bid for Yahoo - Feb. 1, 2008

Reminds me of Exite/@Home and AOL/TimeWarner: a huge merge right at the tail end of a huge bubble. Mark my words: nothing good will come of this. #

πŸ“Œ OSI Approves Microsoft License Submissions | Open Source Initiative

Until today I trusted OSI implicitly. Now I’m not so sure. #

πŸ“Œ Docvert [current 3.0]

Word -> ODF converter. Coooooool. #

πŸ“Œ MDB Tools - Unlocking Your Data #
πŸ“Œ Microsoft PowerToys for Windows XP Tablet PC Edition

It feels kinda funny to delicious something from Microsoft, but this shit rocks. #

πŸ“Œ this is sippey.typepad.com: hell is chrome

Microsoft just Doesn’t Get It. At all. Still. #

πŸ“Œ Windows Live Local

Extra-slow for that authentic Microsoft feel #

πŸ“Œ Why MS shouldn't use DRM #