Truecrypt 5!

Don't use this It's been many years, TrueCrypt is not secure as it may contain unfixed security issues. Don't use it. WOOO!!! Mac version of truecrypt! Also now you can boot your entire PC from truecrpyt! This is the first...

Hacker Crackdown!

One of my new interests Cory Doctorow read a book (which is just as much in interest) called The Hacker Crackdown by Bruce Sterling. If you're curious why a bunch of kids playing on computers have an entire culture to...

60 second sunburn

Having recently received a major sunburn to a large area of my back, my ears perked up when I heard this story covered on "60 Second Science" July 31, 2007: 60-Second Science Caffeine, Exercise May Protect Skin From Sun Studies...

Exercises In Style

There was this convention in New York last weekend that if I had more time (or were two people) I would have gone to, but I was just too tired. It was called the "MoCCA art festival" and from what...

23 year old Throwies Part 1

So this past weekend I celebrated my 23rd birthday. I had a lot of fun. Normally I plan a party like this. 1) Pick a day (and forget to tell people right away) 2) Find a venue (my house, your...

Petra Lives!

I suppose you'd call this a live blog? The event of an evening! PETRA LIVES! My raid, my backup server, it's now named (hold on.. I got to log into it, setting up drivers and whatnot..) Petra! I decided to...

raid 5 building

22.7% Completed. Elapse Time = 00:26:41 1500 Gigabytes =D -Francis PS. I know we haven't spoken in so long, and here I come just flaunting my new raid... I'll make it up to you baby, promise.

Interactive Mosiac Zoom Photo Thing

Interactive Mosaic Zoom Photo Thing Just start clicking, you'll see, A lot of repeats the deeper you go, but there are some really good photos in there. I wonder if I could program this trick, use the photos from the...

36 Degrees!

So the other day my computer started an alarm. "BOOEEEP!! BOOEEEP!!" It started it's own tempature alarm while doing hardly anything. I took a look down and really.. not enough fans. My bios claimed a cpu temp of 67 degrees,...

SkiFree

First of all, everyone should know SkiFree. I heard rumors of a mac port but for now here's our 32 bit windows binary. =) Oh yea, I went skiing too!