Category Archives: tech news and opinions

How I Can Steal Your Pics – a.k.a. Some hacking for the non-tech-savvy

A friend of mine shared images with me some time ago from one of their trips. They trusted me enough to share images but not enough to show me a picture of themselves. However, they made a layman’s mistake when … Continue reading

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Please Stop Emphasizing Diversity in STEM

America: Land of the free, home of student debt. We love telling people they can do anything, but then we segregate like typical bias human beings. But honestly, if the doors are wide open and we still have a “deficiency” … Continue reading

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Shooing the Fox under the Pale Moon

In light of the recent *cough* breaking *cough* changes in Firefox, I’ve found my preferred alternative. Would you believe? – It’s Firefox! (er… Not quite.)

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The Robin Hood of Academia

Under the current economic systems, Robin Hood would be jailed for at least a decade with a $100k fine hanging over him, if not more. Of course, he was taking something tangible, not digital, and helping out a people sorely … Continue reading

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Even Websites want to Hide

I’m sure you’re quite familiar with the typical trick web-developers use to hide content: They give you an annoying DOM element over the top of it with text something along the lines of “Subscribe” or “Join The Community”, etc. Today … Continue reading

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Genome Slicing Could Slice Society

My blog usually entails writing about stuff more like Gnome, but today, I can write about real genomes. Recently, the NY Times reported that scientists had found an easy way to slice and edit genes. The same scientists have also … Continue reading

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Electronic Signatures Are NOT Real Ones

If you have ever been asked to send sensitive data over the internet, you may have been asked to provide your “electronic signature”. I was recently, but I noted a statement in bold above the entry field: Please note that … Continue reading

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Fixing My Broken Internet… With Tor?!!

As some of my friends know, I’ve had trouble with internet connection issues. For some reason, I get IP v4 internet connection and only local IP v6 connection, and that has meant I couldn’t access the internet. Of course, it … Continue reading

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Perfect Search Engine Optimization

Table of Contents To the Programmer / Web Developer To the Seeker of an SEO Company

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Irrlicht on PS4 and Successful Game Characters

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