Let’s go for my web review for the week 2022-08.
Tags: amazon, legal
Wow, this indeed looks like a major flaw in the US legal system. It’s at least a good illustration at how major corporations can leverage it for bullying people.
Tags: tech, google, surveillance, privacy
New way to track… this is really an arm race. Let’s see how the adblockers react to this.
Tags: tech, security
Interesting statistics on how responsive several vendors and projects are regarding security vulnerabilities.
Tags: tech, gif, browser
Sometimes there can be interesting deviations between specs and implementations. Clearly this is still the case for the GIF format, with surprising results.
Tags: tech, python, multithreading
Contrary to popular belief, data races are definitely a reality in Python. Don’t be fooled, the Global Interpreter Lock won’t prevent them.
Tags: tech, bloat
Please remember to strip your symbols when you build software for production before it gets that bad…
Tags: tech, linux
This indeed would be nice to see such a move. We’ll see if that’s doable or not in the near future I guess.
Tags: tech, web, frontend
This is so true… It’s just almost always better to use standard components in my experience. In particular it makes things easier for keyboard navigation and accessibility.
Tags: news, information
A good reminder about why I stopped watching the news years ago.
Bye for now!