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Usenix 2019 2/22/2019 3:03:00 PM

https://www.usenix.org/conference/enigma2019/program

Emily Stark's talk covers a bunch of the work our team did around URL display. 

Fixing CTRL+Shift+V in Office 12/29/2018 9:46:00 AM

Historically, CTRL+Shift+V in Office was "Paste only formatting", while in Firefox and Chromium-based browsers, it means "Paste without formatting."

You can customize Word to behave more like browsers using Office's powerful macro system: https://t.co/9Khdv0ArqV

 

Edge User-Agents 11/16/2018 4:50:00 PM

RS1: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/51.0.2704.79 Safari/537.36 Edge/14.14393

RS3: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/58.0.3029.110 Safari/537.36 Edge/16.16299

RS4: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/64.0.3282.140 Safari/537.36 Edge/17.17134

RS5: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/64.0.3282.140 Safari/537.36 Edge/18.17763

MoarTLS for Microsoft Edge 10/24/2018 10:49:00 AM

It's finally here!

MoarTLS for Microsoft Edge

Worked programming problems, in many different languages. 10/17/2018 10:24:00 AM

This site is amazing. Pick a problem and see it solved in many different languages.

For instance: https://rosettacode.org/wiki/Sudoku

tsundoku, a Japanese word for a stack of books that you have purchased but not yet read. 10/9/2018 1:52:00 PM

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/08/books/review/personal-libraries.html?smtyp=cur&smid=tw-nytbooks

Informative and Important 10/9/2018 9:57:00 AM

How Congress really gets elected

http://idlewords.com/2018/10/portrait_of_a_campaign.htm

Browser Architecture Whitepapers 10/2/2018 11:04:00 AM

Want a reasonably up-to-date (2017), mostly accurate set of documentation about how modern browsers work? See the two browser security whitepapers that Google funded.

Also be sure to check out the four part (Sept 2018) series of figure-rich articles: Inside a Modern Browser.  

How to read an RFC 7/31/2018 12:19:00 PM

From a guy who knows lots about RFCs: How to read an RFC

Progress 7/17/2018 2:03:00 PM

Effort made in a direction

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