CAPTCHA!

As recommended by a friend I have started using HN_CAPTCHA to validate humans. The adventure began when I noticed that the amount of money I had in my account was rapidly dwindling away to nothing. Now my hosting provider is amazingly cheap so I initially had no explanation as to what was causing the approximately […]

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I logged in to my management interface only to find that one of my pages was now one megabyte in size (thats raw text baby booyah) and that I was doing 1gb in transfer a month. This was because spammers had spammed the hell out of my comments section. Until I get a chance to […]

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New linux apps

The coolest thing out there right now is still Amarok an itunes-ish clone. Version 1.3 was buggy as well and would crash every second song. Version 1.4 is a massive improvement, has a professional sexy UI (with great fonts), actually interesting dynamic playlists and is just fun to navigate and have open. Its python based […]

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SSH 4.3 VPN

Papa’s got a brand new bag. SSH 4.3 has the ability to use the tun/tap driver to establish true VPN connections between two hosts that you 0wnz0r (have root). What this means is that I can at work connect to my home network and bridge the two together such that either my work computer can […]

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Movember

To raise awareness about prostate cancer and men’s health I am growing a mo for Movember. Early surveys of female friends indicate that it is likely to be lonely month but I’m enjoying it already. Did you know: Men are far less healthy than women. The average life expectancy of males is 6 years less […]

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