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GeneralRe: PHP is the right tool for the job (for all the wrong reasons) PinmemberBrisingr Aerowing7-Mar-13 12:00 
NewsHappy Birthday, Objective-C! PinstaffTerrence Dorsey7-Mar-13 10:01 
NewsTruly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard Review: One Month with the TECK PinstaffTerrence Dorsey7-Mar-13 10:01 
GeneralRe: Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard Review: One Month with the TECK PinmemberLloyd Atkinson7-Mar-13 10:14 
NewsAs Intel knocks on ARM's door, what is the future of Windows RT? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey7-Mar-13 10:00 
NewsTwitter API v1 Retired / Creator Abandons Twitterizer PinprotectorAspDotNetDev6-Mar-13 20:59 
NewsCourt rules Kim Dotcom can sue New Zealand spy agency PinmemberJohn Isaiah Carmona6-Mar-13 18:44 
NewsSecurity Code Review Techniques: Cross-Site Scripting Edition PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 12:20 
GeneralRe: Security Code Review Techniques: Cross-Site Scripting Edition Pinmemberkmoorevs7-Mar-13 6:47 
GeneralRe: Security Code Review Techniques: Cross-Site Scripting Edition PinmemberBrisingr Aerowing8-Mar-13 11:57 
NewsComparing the Impact and XNA gaming frameworks PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 12:20 
NewsWebKit and the Render Wars PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 12:19 
NewsUsing bitmap indexes in databases PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 12:19 
NewsThe A Element Is Broken - HTML's Black Sheep PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 12:19 
Though technically links aren't a requirement to make the internet function (you can get by on just urls), they are the primary reason why the web took off so gloriously. Linking is an essential part of every web page out there, without links we would be copying urls the entire time (or we wouldn't because who likes to work like that). But the implementation of links (the html a-element) has been broken since the very beginning of the web and with the addition of block-level links things only got worse.
Click the link to read more. I bet it works.
NewsHow two volunteers built the Raspberry Pi’s operating system PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 11:16 
NewsKids, don’t believe the startup hype: Why you should join a big company first PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 11:15 
NewsThe History of the Set-Top Box: From Bunny Ears to Apple TV PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 11:15 
NewsThe secret origins of Google's Chrome OS PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 11:15 
NewsMicrosoft: An expensive (IE) error PinstaffTerrence Dorsey6-Mar-13 11:14 
NewsThou shalt not Facebook PinmemberKent Sharkey6-Mar-13 9:01 
NewsjQuery 2.0 (beta 2) PinmemberKent Sharkey5-Mar-13 12:06 
GeneralRe: jQuery 2.0 (beta 2) PinprotectorAspDotNetDev5-Mar-13 13:52 
GeneralRe: jQuery 2.0 (beta 2) PinmemberKent Sharkey5-Mar-13 14:01 
GeneralRe: jQuery 2.0 (beta 2) PinmemberDan Neely7-Mar-13 6:33 
NewsConsumer versus Enterprise strategy at Microsoft PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 12:03 
NewsWhy Haskell Is Worth Learning PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 12:03 
GeneralRe: Why Haskell Is Worth Learning Pinmemberjesarg6-Mar-13 4:56 
GeneralRe: Why Haskell Is Worth Learning [modified] Pinmemberdusty_dex6-Mar-13 6:47 
NewsFive features we wish Android would borrow from iOS PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 12:03 
GeneralRe: Five features we wish Android would borrow from iOS Pinmemberlewax005-Mar-13 12:22 
NewsThe 8085's register file reverse engineered PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 12:02 
GeneralRe: The 8085's register file reverse engineered PinmemberGary R. Wheeler6-Mar-13 5:16 
NewsWindows 8 WinRT sideloading PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 12:02 
GeneralRe: Windows 8 WinRT sideloading PinmemberRichard Deeming8-Mar-13 3:42 
NewsWayback machine, episode C PinmemberKent Sharkey5-Mar-13 11:40 
GeneralRe: Wayback machine, episode C PinmemberBrisingr Aerowing5-Mar-13 12:02 
NewsHow emoji conquered the world PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 10:54 
NewsBeware: HoverZoom extension for Chrome turns evil PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 10:53 
NewsWhen are we going to learn to trust robots? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 10:53 
JokeRe: When are we going to learn to trust robots? PinmemberUNCRushFan5-Mar-13 11:59 
NewsBeyond Consumption vs Creation: What can tablets do? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 10:52 
NewsChasing the Higgs - How 2 Teams of Rivals Searched for Physics’ Most Elusive Particle PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Mar-13 10:52 
NewsCleanroom software engineering [modified] PinmemberMarco Bertschi5-Mar-13 5:56 
GeneralRe: Cleanroom software engineering PinmemberAndrew Torrance5-Mar-13 6:20 
GeneralRe: Cleanroom software engineering PinmvpOriginalGriff5-Mar-13 6:47 
GeneralRe: Cleanroom software engineering Pinmemberdusty_dex5-Mar-13 7:12 
NewsIt's Time to Legalize Phone Unlocking PinprotectorAspDotNetDev4-Mar-13 15:47 
GeneralRe: It's Time to Legalize Phone Unlocking PinmemberJohn Isaiah Carmona4-Mar-13 22:52 
GeneralRe: It's Time to Legalize Phone Unlocking PinprotectorAspDotNetDev5-Mar-13 7:41 
GeneralRe: It's Time to Legalize Phone Unlocking PinmemberRJOberg5-Mar-13 6:41 

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