Linked List // February 5 2016
PSA: Be careful if you are self-hosting Wordpress out there. Have a security scanner installed and make sure themes & plugins stay up-to-date. The hacks are getting worse (expontially so, I personally think) and more common. Most of the Tech Support work I’ve done over the last year has involved cleaning WP sites for people.
- Apparantely Genetics makes you a morning person. Or not a morning person.
- Do you find odd bits from history fascinating? Then check out this story! It’s all about how Japan made special balloon bombs that were launched towards the USA during WWII and how most have yet to be recovered.
- This is an awesome iniative: make encryption as routine as possible (and free and open source to boot!).
- Floyd McClung pulls out some great leadership lessons from the miracle of Jesus feeding the 5 thousand.
- For iOS users, this is an important tip about deleting apps that get “stuck” during install.
- The WHO has declared the Zika outbreak an international issue. Because it has governments telling people not to get pregnant, it reminds of Children of Men.
- I end up traveling a lot so I’m keen on learning travel hacks. One of the blogs I follow features a “This is what I pack” segment. This week I found it to be particularly interesting as it featured a muslim woman sharing about what she traveled with to help keep her faith. It’s so interesting hearing from other people and other cultures about things like this.