We scattered my dad’s ashes today, at a local public garden he loved to visit.

Terminator: Dark Fate: Linda Hamilton Looks Tougher Than Ever | Vanity Fair

How many reboots of this franchise are we onto now? I’ve lost count. vanityfair.com/hollywood/2019/

Google stored business customers’ passwords in plaintext on its servers… for 14 years

Well, that’s one way to out-do Facebook, I suppose… businessinsights.bitdefender.c

PayPal’s Beautiful Demonstration of Extended Validation FUD

Troy Hunt (the guy behind haveibeenpwned.com) on how the visual validation of PayPal’s EV security certificates have stopped appearing in Google Chrome. For over 8 months. Which kinda defeats the point of the EV cert… troyhunt.com/paypals-beautiful

Moved all of my writing back to Ulysses. My journalling workflow will need rejigging, but that should be doable. And I’ll have a consistent writing environment whatever device I’m on.

My Markdown editing setup in Sublime Text has broken somehow. Bold and italic text has stopped rendering properly, the text is highlighted but the font doesn’t change. Not sure where the problem lies.

Today I bought the MacSparky Keyboard Maestro Field Guide. I’ve been using Keyboard Maestro for a while now, and it’s super useful, but I know I’m barely using its full potential. learn.macsparky.com/p/km

Read (and watched): Here’s how RadioShack sold its Model 100 laptop

A trip down memory lane with Harry McCracken at FastCompany. fastcompany.com/90349201/heres

I’ve had some ideas for long-form blogging knocking around my head for a while. Time to crack open MarsEdit and start fleshing those out so they can go to my main blog. It’s been too long. alanralph.co.uk

Google uses Gmail to track a history of things you buy — and it’s hard to delete

When it comes to slurping up personal info, not being up-front about it, and making users do the work to opt-out (assuming that option is even available), Google is only a few steps behind Facebook. cnbc.com/2019/05/17/google-gma

Read: Faster script loading with BinaryAST?

Of course, not requiring so much JavaScript in the first place would also help. Just saying. blog.cloudflare.com/binary-ast

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