1. The Guardian vs. Scary Russian Hackers

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    There are a couple of things that are really complex: geopolitics and computer security. In this day and age, a lot of people seem very scared about a mix of those two themes, that is Russian Hackers.

    While casually snooping around The Guardian's homepage today, I found an article entitled …

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  2. Aesthetic Minimalism and Technical Minimalism

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    A recent submission to Hacker News was a website called Brutalist Websites, a showcase of other websites with a graphic style that one could define, well, ugly (by today's standards). Most of them also display some characteristics of this decade's design trend, namely minimalism.

    What actually distinguishes them from the …

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  3. My list of things for a better world

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    Here is a list of things, in no particular order and without much explanation, that I think could make, for various reasons, the world a better place.

    Please note that, as I seem to be a human being, I'm prone to errors and I sometimes change my mind about various …

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  4. Resolutions for 2014

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    Another year has passed. I learned a lot. At my day job I learned how to code full-stack Java applications, from JSF pages straight to EJB taking data directly from a database or from a JAX-WS web service. I used both JBoss and IBM WebSphere. I used Eclipse. I learned …

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