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Tim Disney

Link Roundup

*JS is a really cool (if ungoogleable) project that attempts to be "the bastard child of JavaScript and C" by giving you the low level tools to build fast programs in a high level language.

After the recent excitement surrounding Bret Victor's amazing talk, Jonathan Edwards has a sobering essay about the limits of IDE innovation. Makes the point that languages must co-evolve to get real innovation.

Wired has a nice writeup on the current state of computer security (spoiler: it sucks) and The New Yorker has a great article on the recent geohot vs. Sony craziness.