Weekly Tech Digest

This week I have mostly been reading/watching :

Videos from DevSecCon:
http://www.devseccon.com/london-2016-videos/

Some faster digest videos from Cloud Native Con:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvqbFHwN-nwalWPjPUKpvTA

5 Ways on post mortems:
http://tech.shutterstock.com/2016/11/11/5-ways-to-hone-your-production-incident-postmortems/

More secure environment variables with Mac and Gnome:
https://github.com/sorah/envchain

Socket.io vs Deepstream 2 :
https://deepstream.io/blog/deepstream-2.0-more-than-1000-times-faster-than-socket.io/

New AWS Lambda Environment Variables:
https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/new-for-aws-lambda-environment-variables-and-serverless-application-model/

£400 million investment from UK gov.
http://www.computerweekly.com/news/450403440/Chancellor-Phillip-Hammond-announces-400m-investment-in-tech-startups

XSS exploit game
https://xss-game.appspot.com/

 

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Weekly Tech Digest

This week I have mostly been reading about:

You are not paid to code:
http://bravenewgeek.com/you-are-not-paid-to-write-code/

OAuth2.0 hacky hack:
https://threatpost.com/oauth-2-0-hack-exposes-1-billion-mobile-apps-to-account-hijacking/121889/

Microsoft joins The Linux Foundation:
http://venturebeat.com/2016/11/16/microsoft-joins-the-linux-foundation-as-a-platinum-member/

SpaceX plans worldwide satellite Internet:
http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/11/spacex-plans-worldwide-satellite-internet-with-low-latency-gigabit-speed/

Continuous Integration Using WebPagetest and Webpack:
https://medium.com/engineering-housing/continuous-integration-using-webpagetest-and-webpack-1f4465d95405#.2au5f3kuo

Showmax ( Elastic search tracing):
https://tech.showmax.com/2016/10/tracing-distributed-systems-at-showmax/

A chap from GitHub/Heroku/digitalocean:
http://www.slideshare.net/MarkImbriaco/what-i-learned-leading-ops-at-github-heroku-digitalocean-and-more

Visual Studio for Mac: (I still prefer VS Code):
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/mt790182.aspx

VS Code tips and tricks:
https://github.com/Microsoft/vscode-tips-and-tricks

Vid/Talk: 10 Questions You Should Answer Before Building a New Microservice:
https://www.datawire.io/talk-10-questions-you-should-answer-before-building-a-new-microservices/

The Monkey and the Apple:
http://steve-yegge.blogspot.co.uk/2016/11/the-monkey-and-apple.html

Poison Tap :
https://samy.pl/poisontap/

Liberland! (not enchanted 4 related):
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-37941931

Development song of the year:

Weekly Tech Digest

Things that have tickled my fancy this week:

OAuth 2.0 chatter:
https://blog.acolyer.org/2016/11/07/a-comprehensive-formal-security-analysis-of-oauth-2-0/

Tesco Attacked:
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-37891742

CloudWatch Update – Jump From Metrics to Associated Logs:
https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/cloudwatch-update-jump-from-metrics-to-associated-logs/

Another google beta , but…:
https://datastudio.google.com

Headless browsers list:
https://github.com/dhamaniasad/HeadlessBrowsers

EM-possible Drive:
https://science.slashdot.org/story/16/11/07/2343200/leaked-nasa-paper-suggests-the-impossible-em-drive-really-does-work

Hadoop + mysql harmony
http://www.logicalclocks.com/index.php/2016/10/14/hops-smashes-hadoop-record-over-1-million-operations-per-second/

Go hits 7th birthday:
https://blog.golang.org/7years

Web-GL + large data (or uber + mapbox if you prefer):
https://uber.github.io/deck.gl/#/