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LNP blocks conscience votes RE: same-sex marriages for years, but conveniently opens a discussion now that they can take the credit.
#auspol   #marriageequality  
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Well, it is politics, after all. :p
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Myopic and weak. :(
#TTIP
Despite promises that the TTIP trade deal would not lower EU standards.
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Many of the technical founders I have the opportunity to work with are well-versed in the architecture and features of their products (and products in general), but when it comes to possessing a si...
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It'll be very interesting to see how much this applies to Android 5 and newer:
http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/05/flawed-android-factory-reset-leaves-crypto-and-login-keys-ripe-for-picking/
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Most would rather not think about it, but that breakdown gives birth to new life.
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If you use Collection#set(), consider whether or not you need events to be triggered, because they can be quite costly.
#javascript   #performance  #backbonejs
http://jsperf.com/backbone-collection-set-method
http://backbonejs.org/#Collection-set
compare Backbone.Collection#set() with and without options with hundreds of Backbone.Model objects
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"You don’t need functions, if statements, extends, and other extension-language-specific features in your CSS. Shut up, no you don’t."
Submitted for your approval: many of us designers and front-end developers haven’t written a line of real CSS in years. Instead, we’ve been using pre-processors to write abstractions of CSS. This has gotten us into a lot of...
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Yes. Thankyou. Finally some proof that security questions are a terrible idea. I'm tired of depending upon questions where the answers are likely to be easily deduced from a social network profile.
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In Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge we’ve made a lot of performance advances in the Chakra JavaScript engine. All with the goal of letting your JavaScript code run faster, taking as much advantage of the underlying hardware as possible, so that the web you create and experience in Microsoft Edge provides consistently delightful user experiences... <a href="http://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2015/05/20/delivering-fast-javascript-performance-in-micros...
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Diffie-Hellman downgrade weakness allows attackers to intercept encrypted data.
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JavaScript jockey, Google fan, Android apologist
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I'm a technology enthusiast, and I believe fiercely in open source.
I describe myself on Twitter as a "JavaScript jockey, Google fan, Android apologist". I admire hardware designed by Apple and Sony, although Google and Microsoft tend to have much better online services.

I find software development very satisfying, with web technology being particularly fast-paced and exciting.
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Decent service, but I would have felt like a valued customer if staff followed up. Why don't they want more of my money?
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Had dinner delivered. Very helpful staff. Delicious food.
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Great location and menu. The dinner-and-a-show pack makes for a terrific night out.
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This might be the best Japanese cuisine in Gosford, and perhaps even the whole Central Coast.
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