Oracle has released a new build of Java, designated 8u40, which contains important and strongly recommended security updates. […]
Why have languages not (yet) evolved to be more robust? The effects of small errors with large consequences […]
Most common problems are failure to collect or send, but this gives you clues to solving many other problems such as stuck messages.
DRM systems, which protect the rights of vendors and copyright holders, are well known for unreasonably limiting the […]
An illustration of how we sometimes need more than just syntax and semantics to parse a simple sentence.
If the answer to that question is yes, then you need to read this now. As from 31 […]
The next time that you are brushed off by a doctor, nurse, teacher, or any other professional who seems to be following a flowchart or checklist, blame it on the cold night of 10-11 November 1619.
A luminous painting of the port of Marseille in dawn light, looking up towards the ‘Good Mother’ church, marks the height of both Neo-Impressionism and Fauvism.
Electronic mail remains one of the fundamental network services. Here I explain POP, IMAP, and SMTP basics.