Phishing, spam, identity theft, privacy in general, and many other hazards of modern
life have long-standing technical solutions: encryption and cryptographic signing. The social
problem remains: getting people to use the technology. This (alpha stage) project puts a dent
in the social problem by making it easy for people to send encrypted messages through a web
2016-10-12 Trump and the Nuclear Keys
A former missileer writes eloquently about the importance of confidence in the president’s
judgement, and how Trump’s election would demoralize the armed forces.
2016-10-07 Explore 5,300 Rare Manuscripts Digitized by the Vatican
The Digital Vatican Library plans to digitize 15,000 manuscripts within four years and their full collection of over 80,000 manuscripts in about 10. The article has links to entry points where you can view high-resolution scans of over 5,300 manuscripts, from all over the world.
2016-10-04 Gnuplot display on DomTerm
DomTerm is terminal emulator that uses web technologies, so can display graphs inline with gnuplot repl commands.
2016-09-17 In the safe spaces on campus, no Jews allowed
A group called “Students for Justice in Palestine” is spreading the Nazi worldview
across college campuses all over the U.S., and has been warmly embraced by those students who
call themselves “progressive.”