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AMD video drivers prevent the use of the most secure setting for Microsoft's Exploit Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET)

Microsoft EMET is an effective way of preventing many vulnerabilities from being exploited; however, systems that use AMD or ATI video drivers do not support the feature that provides the highest amount of protection. Microsoft EMET is a utility that helps to prevent vulnerabilities from being exploited. Rather than reacting to specific, individual vulnerabilities, EMET proactively mitigates an entire class of vulnerabilities....

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Introducing Mirage: Automatic Responsive Web Design via Intelligent Image Loading

Yesterday, we announced Polish, which helps to automatically optimize the images on your site to decrease their size and thereby increase performance. Today we're releasing something more ambitious: a system to automatically manage the loading of images in order to maximize your site's performance which we call Mirage. Impact of Images Images are more than 50% of the data that makes up a typical website. A tool like CloudFlare's...

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Platform fertility: open for innovation?

Although I love Apple's design aesthetic and ability to consistently churn out amazing hardware, I'm never quite comfortable fully embracing it. The reasons have to do with platform fertility, or how well suited a platform is to incremental platform innovations and new platform creation. Onward! Personal computing The evolution of personal computing is generally accepted to look something like the following: Mainframe -> Minicomputer...