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Modals can be a divisive subject when building applications. This site gives some different options and advice around the use of modals.
The Node.js Foundation and the JS Foundation announced their intention to merge, though they will not finalize anything until they have received feedback from the communities.
Web Payments Overview
Web Payments is a new web standard in the works at W3C. It is being designed to be standard and open and seems largely geared towards mobile devices, but should work for the whole web. This article is merely an overview, with links to further information.