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Sunday, 20th April 2003

What the F* Happened?

What the *F* happened to the internet? is a rambling but entertaining description of how big business stole the ’net, and how it doesn’t really matter (via Paul Hammond’s links blog).

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MD5 in Javascript

One of the things that has always bugged me about creating login forms for web based applications is that the password is passed in clear text when the user logs in. Even if you then set a session cookie of some sort for future access the password has stilled been transmitted unencrypted at least once.

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Flamin’ CSS

Dave Winer, in a follow up to his recent CSS problems:

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