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About three years ago, developer Cameron Morris had a personal epiphany about passwords, he recently told ZDNet’s John Fontana: The time it takes to crack a password is the only true measure of its worth.

Not whether it has a minimum of x or a maximum of y characters, not whether it’s got blah-blah amount of numbers, not whether it includes your frou-frou leetspeak ch@r@ct3rs, not whether it contains the verboten from lists of taboo words.

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About three years ago, developer Cameron Morris had a personal epiphany about passwords, he recently told ZDNet’s John Fontana: The time it takes to crack a password is the only true measure of its worth.

Not whether it has a minimum of x or a maximum of y characters, not whether it’s got blah-blah amount of numbers, not whether it includes your frou-frou leetspeak ch@r@ct3rs, not whether it contains the verboten from lists of taboo words.

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Looking to get consumers talking about Guinness, BBDO New York created a point-of-sale campaign and made the QR code cup. The QR code was designed to work only if the cup was full of Guinness, a lager or pilsner just wouldn’t do. Fill the glass with Guinness, however, and the code is activated. Drinkers could use the QR code to download exclusive content or broadcast social media messages via their cup.