Issue 2024-W02

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This week has been about the everything npm package, sourcecode visualisations, OCR in Rust and WebAssembly as a boundary abstraction.

# When “Everything” Becomes Too Much: The npm Package Chaos of 2024

An article summarising the events that led to an npm package creating a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

# Gource

A tool to generate visualisations from source controlled repositories in Git, Mercurial, Subversion and more.

# Ocrs

An Optical Character Recognition (OCR) library and command-line interface written in Rust.

# missing the point of webassembly

An article introducing WebAssembly from a boundary abstraction point of view.