The Testable Documentation Manifesto

One of the problems with tech documentation (api, installation instructions etc) is that they get stale. APIs change, software and plugins alter their interface and commands, and websites go away.

To solve this, I propose we write our documentation in a way that can be executed, or verified.

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NISTS New 2017 Password Rules

This is actually really awesome, passwords don’t have to suck

Favor the user

Make your password policies user friendly and put the burden on the verifier when possible. In other words, we need to stop asking users to do things that aren’t actually improving security.

Much research has ...

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Shipping Containers Killed London’s Shipping Industry

Software containers have, almost overnight, made traditional piecemeal-deployment processes obsolete in the same way as the physical shipping container did for traditional crater based shipping.

Just because you can write and ship software without using containers, doesn’t mean you should.

Just as we don’t have to chose to ...

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