Archive for January, 2006
C++ vs Java vs Python vs Ruby: http://www.dmh2000.com/cjpr/index.shtml
With the numerous article comparing the merits of the new Intel Dual Core cpu in the new macs, and the doubts about the real performance improvement, here is a nice article that compares a larger range of CPUs.
But like for every performance article, you can make the numbers tell whatever you want.
Live Journal recently had around 1M accounts compromised because of a bug in the way web client handle cookies.
And since most SSO architectures are using cookies for session id, this is a big issue.
Here is an article that describes some found bugs in web clients.