Readings for Lunch — [ 19 Apr 2017 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Dieter Rams 10 Principles of Design *Updated Edition 2017 (source)

SECURITY

Intent to Deprecate and Remove: Trust in existing Symantec-issued Certificates

Symantec Corporation mis-issued at least 30,000 certificates over a period spanning several years. The Google Chrome team is taking hard measures.

OPEN SOURCE

Developing in the Open

Ben Scott, Technical Lead for the BBC Programmes website, explains why they have decided to switch to a more open mindset for their new projects, and what are the benefits of this approach (already proved by GDS, The Guardian, and The Financial Times).