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The web is (in 2015) a place where security is increasing essential, and always under threat. It is also a space which needs to be consistent, logical, and user-serving. There follow some thoughts following many recent discussions of "HTTPS Everywhere" and points west.

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Just shut up and watch this, it's relaxing and mesmerizing.

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RT @bud_caddell: Chinese scientists genetically modify human embryos

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via smitten kitchen http://smittenkitchen.com

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Native Actors Walk off Set of Adam Sandler Movie After Insults to Women, Elders:

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So there's the Interactive Fiction story of 2015:

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This actual leaked Sony email about The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is better than anything in The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

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Rust once, run anywhere:

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Your Password Is Too Damn Short

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Personal news: after almost 9 years, I am leaving the @nytimes next week to go work for @18F

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Apple Posts Apple Watch User Guide, Full Set of Guided Tours http://ift.tt/1GmHzNr

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Don't ever say you don't have choices on mobile.

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On the eve of the 2015 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest college nationals, six teams gather in Columbus, Ohio’s Center of Science and Industry children’s museum to set up their machines around the walls of the hangar-like space and eye up the competition.

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For those unfamiliar, Sonar Media Inc. was a mobile app created to help make the world a friendlier place. Our mobile app buzzed in your pocket when friends…

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Designers, get ready for the Apple watch with this "Definitive Guide for Apple watch icons" by @iconifyit

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i interviewed ben smith and jonah peretti about buzzfeed's deleted posts

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Replacing Ruby on Rails: Let's Go

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Introducing Rodeo: A #datascience IDE for #python | @yhathq Blog Update! |

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What a horrific MS Office ad. "Your employees spend a lot of their off time working. We think we can boost that!"

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Favorited tweet: Extend your WordPress theme with custom content types http://t.co/oKcwjEAb9h pic.twitter.com/wRUIqA6IQe — Smashing Magazine (@smashingmag) April 22, 2015

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"No end of specific wildlife problems remain to be solved, but describing them too often as extinction crises has led to a general panic that nature is extremely fragile or already hopelessly broken. That is not remotely the case. Nature as a whole is exactly as robust as it ever was – maybe more so, with humans around to head off ice ages and killer asteroids. Working with that robustness is how conservation’s goals get reached."

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This is probably the most depressing advert for tech I have seen, hat tip to @Dom_Walsh for sharing the misery

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