Steve Jobs’s design philosophy was fascist more than it was exacting. 

Steve Jobs’s design philosophy was fascist more than it was exacting. The man was a not a demigod of design, but its dictator. He made things get made the way he wanted them made, and his users appreciated his definitiveness and lack of compromise. They mistook those conceits for virtues in the objects themselves.

The Myth of Apple’s Great Design, Ian Bogost

Tech and me: Gaps and differences between a Group 365 Modern Team Site and a plain old Team Site

Tech and me: Gaps and differences between a Group 365 Modern Team Site and a plain old Team Site

Outlines some of the differences between an Office 365 Group Modern Team Site and a plain old SharePoint Team Site as of February 7th 2017.

Naming New Office 365 Groups Intelligently Is !Important

Naming New Office 365 Groups Intelligently Is !Important

Naming groups in Office365 is easy, but can lead to a lot of headaches down the way. Planning is important.

Face2Face: Real-time Face Capture and Reenactment of RGB Videos (CVPR 2016 Oral)

Face2Face: Real-time Face Capture and Reenactment of RGB Videos

We present a novel approach for real-time facial reenactment of a monocular target video sequence (e.g., Youtube video). The source sequence is also a monocular video stream, captured live with a commodity webcam. Our goal is to animate the facial expressions of the target video by a source actor and re-render the manipulated output video in a photo-realistic fashion.

David Kriesel: SpiegelMining – Reverse Engineering von Spiegel-Online [33c3] – YouTube

SpiegelMining – Reverse Engineering von Spiegel-Online

Wer denkt, Vorratsdatenspeicherungen und „Big Data“ sind harmlos, der kriegt hier eine Demo an Spiegel-Online.

Seit Mitte 2014 hat David fast 100.000 Artikel von Spiegel-Online systematisch gespeichert. Diese Datenmasse wird er in einem bunten Vortrag vorstellen und erforschen.

Big List of Naughty Strings

Big List of Naughty Strings

The Big List of Naughty Strings is an evolving list of strings which have a high probability of causing issues when used as user-input data.

SharePoint 2013 Search: Removing the Junk from your Search Trunk

SharePoint 2013 Search: Removing the Junk from your Search Trunk

How to fine-tune what comes back in search results by removing folders, views, and more.

To brand or not to brand, that is the SharePoint Online Question

To brand or not to brand, that is the SharePoint Online Question

Yes, you can use custom master pages with SharePoint Online. Yes, it will involve work. But there is no such thing as custom branding without work. The issue is lack of control, and that is a scary thing to face.

Slimy Piece of Worm-Ridden Filth – Life Inside Jabba the Hutt

Slimy Piece of Worm-Ridden Filth – Life Inside Jabba the Hutt – @Jamieswb on Vimeo on Vimeo

New Guidance from Microsoft for Packaging and Deploying SharePoint Solutions

New Guidance from Microsoft for Packaging and Deploying SharePoint Solutions

This article will summarize the changes and analyze their impact on SharePoint developers and customers. […] In technical terms, Microsoft is recommending that developers stop using SharePoint’s Feature framework and list, web, and site templates in their solutions.