Posts Categorized: Meta

Firewall, etc, box

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After salvaging a fairly new mobo, ram and hdd from a mini-tower I found abandoned next to a recycling bin a couple of weeks ago, I’m looking to put together a firewall/gateway/misc server box for kicks and educational purposes. After a Wikipedia/Google trawl, the options I’ve come up with for a suitable set-up are Endian,… Read more »

Image host migration

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I’ve just shifted all my piccies from Google Picasa Web to Flickr using Migratr (which can migrate between multiple services). Bah, I’m sure I’ll be bothered to sort titles and descriptions at some point.

Wi-fi noise to signal

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“The term ?warwalking? isn?t used very often, but the Ekahau HeatMapper adds a new tool to the pod bound hacker?s arsenal. The tool maps out wireless access points as well as their signal strength within a facility. A test of the HeatMapper on a map made with AutoDesk Dragonfly accurately determined the location of a… Read more »

Newspapers being progressive

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“The [New York] Times’ data will join content from Project Gutenberg, a vast online library of text from public domain books, data from the U.S. census, and information from many other formative and vital entities in the semantic web space. Larson and his team intend to make available hundreds of thousands of tags for content… Read more »


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Alien prequel, Total Recall remake, Dune reboot, new Futurama, Ghostbusters III filming soon, Little Brother opined, no live action Akira? 2012 looks like a bit of a disaster. And ohh, OFFLINE. Just a promo reel though.