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Archive for December 8th, 2014

Add a Security Key to your Google Account: FIDO U2F Security Key

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/12/08

I just added a FIDO U2F Security Key | Yubico as a FIDO second factor to my Google Account: Add a Security Key to your Google Account – Accounts Help.

The cool thing: if you don’t have your FIDO U2F key with you, you can fall back to Google two step verification mechanisms like Authenticator, SMS/Phone or pre-generated backup security codes.


Posted in Chrome, Google, Google Apps, GoogleAuthenticator, Power User, Security, U2F FIDO Security Keys | 4 Comments »

Embedding a Gist in WordPress is easy (via: Support —

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/12/08

Boy, I wish I had found out about this a long time ago.

Embedding source code in WordPress web sites has always been a pain, as the Jekyll & Hyde faces of the WordPress Visual & Text keep fighting about the content.

A few artefacts I stumbled upon on a regular base:

Not so any more: just put your code in a public gist, then put the Gist url in the code without making it an actual link. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Power User, SocialMedia, WordPress | Leave a Comment »

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