28 Dec '15, 3pm

V8 Javascript Fixes (Horrible!) Random Number Generator

V8 Javascript Fixes (Horrible!) Random Number Generator

According to this post on the official V8 Javascript blog, the pseudo-random number generator (PRNG) that V8 Javascript uses in Math.random() is horribly flawed and getting replaced with something a lot better. V8 is Google’s fast Javascript engine that they developed for Chrome , and it’s used in Node.js and basically everywhere. The fact that nobody has noticed something like this for the last six years is a little bit worrisome, but it’s been caught and fixed and it’s all going to be better soon.

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2015/12/28/v8-javascript-fixes-horrib...

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Beauty fixes from your kitchen Episode 98

Beauty fixes from your kitchen Episode 98

thebeautybrains.com 27 Dec '15, 4pm

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