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Atlassian Stride Now Generally Available, Workday Partners With Slack, More News

Atlassian Stride Now Generally Available, Workday Partners With Slack, More News

Workday announced a partnership with San Francisco-based Slack  this week, and is also “actively partnering” with Google, Microsoft and Facebook. The Slack partnership will give Slack users access to Workday from inside the Slack interface. Workday is a Pleasanton, Calif.-based on-demand financial management and human capital management software vendor.

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Encrypt the Whole Web, Mozilla Pleads (Again)

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If the whole web were encrypted by default, communications engineers argued, then malicious actors wouldn’t be able to guess which web sessions were relatively important by whether or not they were encrypted. The technology existed, the standards were in place and most of these engineers were supportive.

It was 1999. And the encrypted web never happened.

In a renewed plea to web developers in April, Mozilla — the makers of the Firefox web browser, which is struggling to regain market share against Google Chrome — put forth to its contributing developers a draft of a four-stage deprecation plan for the use of unencrypted Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) protocol on the web.

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