So Egypt has decided to not wait for external forces to relieve them from an authoritarian regime and bring them democracy. Inspired by Tunisia they have taken to the streets and get organised. The response from the local government is quite simple, kill the InternetRead more.. . ..
Tomorrow, January 15 2011, there should be a few protests worldwide to support Wikileaks and Freedom of Speech, there could be one close enough for you to attend, check out the map for more info and spread the word.... Read more.. . ..
Some banks have complexified their online security measures, to me this seems more like a way of making the consumers think it's secure rather than actually being secure. Here is the logon process of one of the banks I am talking about (there are many that use the same type of system so no need ...Read more.. . ..
Hello Anonymous. Some people have criticised your actions, called you a "kiddie script" and/or claimed you have hurt "the cause". I tend to disagree because:
- You made noise and raised awareness
- Nobody was hurt and no credit card numbers stolen
- You have b...
The past week or so has been quite interesting and seems this pending issue will not simply "go away", at least not that easily. I have gathered a few interesting links about what's up and down, I will try to update this.. (there are so many pages about this it's out of control).
Wikil...Read more.. . ..
Today I would like to talk/rant about URL shorteners, these things that take a good old link and turn it into something short and obscure.
One day people realised that sending long links over some mediums such as email or instant messaging could be a pain as the link would sometimes be cut ...Read more.. . ..
Pidgin users with MSN accounts may have been experiencing problems connecting. It seems they have changed their certificate. The solution seems to be to manually delete the certificate, either by going to "Menu -> Tools -> Certificates" or by doing something like:
rm .purple/certif...Read more.. . ..