Friday Reads – 16th October 2015 – #6

Microsoft, Pleeease Expose Your MSTest API

You may notice the author. I can only apologise.

http://www.jameswiseman.com/blog/2015/10/13/microsoft-pleeease-expose-your-mstest-api/

If you do nothing else, can you please pop here and give it 3 votes. Thanks. https://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/suggestions/4619858-mstest-api

Namespace Naming Guidelines

In my experience, namespace naming is a bit of a free-for-all. Could we tighten this a little with the following guidelines?:

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/893ke618(v=vs.71).aspx

How I Ended Up Purchasing & Owning Google.com via Google Domains

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/i-purchased-domain-googlecom-via-google-domains-sanmay-ved

Study: 11% of Americans Think HTML Is an STD

Oh, and 23% think that MP3 is a robot from Star Wars

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/11-americans-think-html-std-103610440.html#hGRso9q

How the NSA can break trillions of encrypted Web and VPN connections

http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/10/how-the-nsa-can-break-trillions-of-encrypted-web-and-vpn-connections/

Feed Aggregators

A couple of sites which feed some of the material for this:

Dew Drop: http://www.alvinashcraft.com/2015/10/15/dew-drop-october-15-2015-2112/

Morning Brew: http://blog.cwa.me.uk/

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