KrazyDad – Mayor of the North Pole

KrazyDad – Mayor of the North Pole

How one dude used the foursquare API to create multiple users who checked in at multiple places – often weird ones and even more often "stealing" the mayorship of real users.

Flickr, Xing and the Hack Day

Bookmarks for April 19th through April 21st

These are my links for April 19th through April 21st:

Twitter-Hack

Oha:

As more details become available, it seems what happened is that a Twitter administrator (i.e., employee) gave their password to a 3rd party site because their API requires it, which was then used to compromise Twitter’s admin interface.

Aus der sehr interessanten OAuth/Twitter-Diskussion bei Simon Willison.