This episode is a news cast.
In the intro, a heads up that I will be at the Farpoint convention in two weeks. Also, don’t forget to leave a voice mail for Joe Murphy at 206-202-5179 and to keep up on his progress at michaelandevo.com.
Listener feedback this week is from Gek and Kymnyth. In response to Kymnyth’s suggestion, the next feature cast will be about work/life balance.
Security alerts this week include a decent security review of Mozilla and Firefox and Landon Fuller is considering building on his Month of Apple Fixes to develop an ongoing project like the Zero-day Emergency Response Team project.
In this week’s news, Lawrence Lessig proposes five points for legislation, Schneier sums up the Boston Mooninite scare, another cyber crime piece from Wired (part 1, part 2 and part 3 or as a downloadable PDF), and a criticism of pair programming.
Follow ups this week include Governor Crist spears head the removal of touch screen voting machines in Florida, Ed Felten’s post mortem on the Sarasota, FL undervoting, and Linux kernel developer Greg Kroah-Hartman offers free driver development to device makers.