Links of the Day – 11/15/2012

Whit this post I start a new category on the blog. I will be sharing the URLs to articles that I’ve read on that day or the previous days and that I found interesting. So, here they are:

Design and Web Development:
http://webdesign.tutsplus.com/articles/designing-in-browser-a-manifesto/ As the title says, a manifesto on web designing done directly on the browser. Via search on duckduckgo.com (yeap, I don’t use google! Say no to the bubble!)
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=11575 Get free virtual machines for testing on old versions of IE. Via Hacker News

Programming:
http://www.codewa.rs/ A cool site for programmers. Just check it out!
https://speakerdeck.com/kennethreitz/python-for-humans A presentation on Python programming language.
http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~vazirani/algorithms/all.pdf A book on algorithms. Via Hacker News
https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=19827 A bug report that causes touchmove and touchend events not to be fired if preventDefault is not called on touchstart. Found after dealing with this problem on a project.
http://www.ofbrooklyn.com/2012/11/13/backbonification-migrating-javascript-to-backbone/ Developing with backbone.js via Hacker News.

Security:
http://pixus-ru.blogspot.ru/2012/11/hack-any-skype-account-in-6-easy-steps.html Cracking Skype accounts. Via Hacker News
http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/11/ff-mat-honan-password-hacker/ Password are obsolete. Via Hacker News.
https://plus.google.com/101960720994009339267/posts/hoJdanihKwb Rob Pike on OOP. Via Hacker News.

Other Interesting Articles:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20243692 An article about eating habits through history. Via Hacker News.
https://plus.google.com/105363132599081141035/posts/Lce7wEJApEr About selling games on the conventional way. Via Hacker News.
http://ninjasandrobots.com/facebook-pages-nest-thermostat Facebook likes and how they could spam your friends. Via Hacker News.