Disqus leaks user data, Equifax still struggles with cybersecurity and Dow Jones accidentally reports news about Google buying Apple — Issue #29

Gregory B.
Oct 16, 2017 · 4 min read

🌍 Around the web

Disqus Security Alert: User Info Breach

Notice of 2013 We Heart It Data Breach

Equifax website borked again, this time to redirect to fake Flash update

Accidental Dow Jones News Report Claims Google to Buy Apple for $9 Billion

Holding the powerful accountable, using data


🤖 Technology / AI / Blockchain

SAGE: an artificially intelligent band recommender

Playbook for Testing Chatbots


⚙️ Development / Design / DIY projects

8-Point Grid: Vertical Rhythm


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