Tag Archives: Hacker News

Geeks Point Out Embarrassing Features Snippets On Google

There is a Hacker News thread where normal geeks are discussing how Google's featured snippets can not just be wrong but also very embarrassing. One example was a search for can carrot juice cure cancer, which came up with a featured snippet saying yes...

Popular WordPress Plugin ‘SEO by Yoast’ Vulnerable To Hackers by @mattsouthern

Hacker News reports that a vulnerability affecting millions of users has been found in industry leading WordPress plugin SEO by Yoast. According to an advisory, all versions of SEO by Yoast prior to 1.7.3.3 are vulnerable to Blind SQL Injection web application flaw. This is considered a critical vulnerability due to the fact that it could seriously compromise your WordPress site. Mohit Kumar of Hacker News explains how the vulnerability works: “Basically in SQLi attack, an attacker inserts a malformed SQL query into an application via client-side input. However, in this scenario, an outside hacker can’t trigger this vulnerability itself because […]

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Google Glass Developers Hanging Up The Glass

A Hacker News thread sums up what many Google Glass developers are feeling... What do they do with their Google Glass now. Now that no one wants to buy one. Now that no one wants to hire them to do Glassware or software for Google Glass...

The Fascinating Way Google Is Recruiting New Talent by @mattsouthern

If you’re a coder who aspires to work for Google, don’t worry about going to them — they’ll come to you. Using none other than its own search engine, Google is inviting coders to take a test to prove they have the skills to work there. A user on the Hacker News message board reports to have stumbled on this test after searching for a topic related to Python. You can imagine his surprised when the page “suddenly split in the middle with some text saying something to the effect of “You speak our language, would you like to take […]

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Hacker News – What Every Startup Marketer Must Know About This Unique…

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Hacker News Effect

com, Inc for marketing tricks and growth hacks. I have been trying to analyze the way things work at Internet and honest no marketing channel what so ever has been as effective as Hacker News. One thing…