4chan’s New Ad Loader, And “Canvas Fingerprinting” Accusations

It’s that time of the year again, and Hiro, 4chan’s current owner, has decided to switch to a new ad loader after issues with the previous one (“argon”) being blocked.  I didn’t make an article about Argon, since I didn’t figure anyone would give a shit beyond the few paranoids on /g/, but I did tear it apart and reverse-engineer it on my GitLab as an exercise.  – MORE

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Phabricator and Supervisor

When Space Station 14 was first getting its sea legs, we had the need for a project management system that could easily handle hundreds of developers, and had ways for the team to easily review changes without stumbling all over each other.  We ended up using Phabricator from Phacility, and while its effectiveness is debatable (Arcanist is a pain in the ass to install on Windows, for example), it has many useful features.  – MORE

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