Over the weekend, thousands of websites around the world, including the UK’s NHS and ICO and the US Government Court system, were compromised, and caused visitors to mine crypto-coins – generating money for the miscreants. These sites were using a popular plugin called Browsealoud. Their support software “adds speech, reading, and translation to websites facilitating … Read more
While not wishing to start a trend of video blog posts, this video from Google Shopping simply says it all; Don’t let your shopping experience turn into something like this.
As an aside from the usual discussions, there is an interesting article on The Register discussing the trial of teaching programming to GCSE students. Having worked in a number of schools, I’ve seen a drift away from the early days of teaching computing. When I was at primary school, there were a handful of BBC … Read more