More clarification of my confusion between Trithemius and Mordechai. Put those push pins on my Frappr map. Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and is looking forward to a Geek new year.
In this week’s news, 2005 was a bad year for security for many reasons, yet another serious Windows security flaw, Joel Spolsky thinks Java in schools is dangerous (and I don’t necessarily disagree), and the EFF and Sony settle over flawed DRM in CDs.
Closes with some more discussion of Ruby and Ruby on Rails.