Joshua Hill (@p0sixninja) just confirmed he can get SSH access to any firmware. This might probably mean that the next jailbreak might be sooner than thought. Let’s see if he’ll wait for iOS 7 and/or new devices or not.
Joshua Hill is a long time player in the jailbreak community and contributed to a lot of jailbreaks so far.
The Local Shops of the Web ∙ An A List Apart Column
Great article about the structure and implications of local shops compared to Internet services.
Alex Payne — Letter To A Young Programmer Considering A Startup
Worth a read, I especially like that resumée at the end:
If you’re not part of the intended audience and are very very mad that a stranger on the Internet has a different opinion than you, I encourage you to direct your energy into an alternative argument that a young person (or, really, any person at a point of career transition) might benefit from reading. They are your future employees, coworkers, or founders. It’s them you need to convince, not me.