24
August
2012

Home Wifi

Well, it is great Apple is spending so much time on iPhone, iPads and maybe a little on MacBooks and AppleTV, but sadly, that leaves much of the promise of home networking in the dust. With Airport Extremes and Time Capsules kind of forgotten and a sea of not so good Wifi routers out there, […]

22
August
2012

Want to be scared about passwords?

Turns out there are plenty (according to Ars Technica) of password “recovery” tools out there. They use graphics cards to do the work. A good example is that with two graphics card, it takes 56 seconds to crack a random 8 character password! Wow, makes you really think about how passwords are being used particulary given […]

22
August
2012

Pretty cool things you can do with Dropbox

Or Skydrive or Google Drive. The main point is that it lets you easily stick things on your home computer, then an application on your home machine can watch it and do something, so for instance, there are application to run a web site from it, its a good place to put all your password […]

22
August
2012

Shoot 5K video

Gizmodo makes a pretty darn good point, it a dSLR can shoot 14 fps at 22MP, then you can use it to shoot short videos. As frame rates rise, maybe you get to the point where it won’t cost $30K to shoot a fast video…. This is a great example of how one market and intrude […]

04
August
2012

Top action movies

Don’t you ever wish, you could just take a list of top movies and then have the computer figure out how to get them the most inexpensive way. So here are the top action movies by IGN in reverse order Point Break Goldfinger Mr and Mrs Smith Top Gun Casino Royale Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocl Kill […]

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