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com-rs, a Rust crate for creating and consuming COM API, github.com/microsoft/com-rs/.

Reminder: COM is a platform-agnostic, distributed, object-oriented system for creating binary software components that can interact. It is Windows only, but central to Windows.

Zeroize, a Rust crate to securely zero memory while avoiding compiler optimizations, github.com/iqlusioninc/crates/.

It is WebAssembly and embedded friendly.

How Web Content Can Affect Power Usage, webkit.org/blog/8970/how-web-c.

A WebKit article listing some tips to minimize the impact of a Web page on the battery.

Reminder: As a developer, we have the responsability to take care of the hardware of our users.

Deconstructing Google's excuses on tracking protection, freedom-to-tinker.com/2019/08/.

A must read. Google tries to bend the reality with obvious false arguments. The article shows evidences of that.

Debugging WebAssembly outside of the Browser, hacks.mozilla.org/2019/09/debu.

wasmtime has an experimental connetor to LLDB. That's smart!

Security flaws caused by compiler optimizations, redhat.com/en/blog/security-fl.

Interesting to see how code transformations operated by compilers can lead to important vulnerabilities. I know that's an entire research domain though.

Ruffle, a Flash player emulator written in Rust, github.com/ruffle-rs/ruffle.

Ruffle compiles to WebAssembly, so it's a true alternative to Flash without any plugin.

See the demo: ruffle.rs/demo/?file=heroes_of

Async Log, blog.yoshuawuyts.com/async-log.

Async tracing capabilities for the standard `log` crate in Rust.

The article explains what is async logging, how it works, and how to use the library.

🐘🕸️ `php-ext-wasm`, the PHP extension to run WebAssembly binaries, is now compatible with all PHP versions with an active support, i.e. PHP 7.3 and 7.2, github.com/wasmerio/php-ext-wa

tl;dr: The PR adds support for PHP 7.2.

‪WasmerSharp, github.com/migueldeicaza/Wasme

‪.NET/C# bindings to @wasmer. It means you can use WebAssembly with C# inside .NET.‬

‪Neat!‬

‪The Rust compiler is still getting faster, blog.mozilla.org/nnethercote/2

‪We can’t say that @rustlang is slow to compile anymore. Kudos to the people behind those crazy improvements!‬

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