I have experimented with productivity software and browser control apps, etc. This is the most simple way to block sites you don’t want people to access on your machine including yourself. IE, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Navigate in My Computer to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc and open a file called ‘hosts’.
If you are composing a technical document containing screenshots you will find the file size balloon very quickly. This makes it difficult to transmit via email and just wastes space on your hard drive. There is a very simple way to compress the entire document without losing any of your […]
Just a quick tutorial. The driver for my laptop suddenly crashed whether due to some sort of hack attack or just general Microsoftery. I thought that tethering my iPhone using WiFi might kick it back on since my laptop recognized wireless networks but just didn’t display them to be connected. […]
I personally am sick of the government bullshit, the lies, the money passed between politicians and corporations. I’m sick of hearing about stories months after they occur and not being able to do anything about it. Government has grown out of control (particularly in the US, not as much so […]
I have been digging into The Second Realm movement in the past few weeks compiling my notes on the various things I have found. Here are my impressions. “The Second Realm” is a term used to describe a permanent autonomous zone that certain groups of Crypto-Anarchists, Anarcho-Capitalists, Agorists, hackers, etc. […]
Being in the IT world I occasionally have the need to get my way past a password for a workstation or whatnot, occasionally people forget their passwords, etc. For XP it was easy most of the time to just reboot, push F5 and load in safe mode. This would usually […]
This program is only the greatest note program ever devised. If you keep a thousand paper notes and notebooks and always have ideas you write down in the night, or if you just like to stay organized this program is for you. Evernote allows you to capture text, images, pdfs, […]
Social media is like a website, have it or die… But stop talking about it like you are some sort of internet guru because you have figured out what all 14 yr olds have. You guide the tech-illiterate through this ‘new’ (it’s not new, but the non-techies are just figuring […]
I just found out today that you can ‘Recall’ unread emails that you have sent in error. I made a mistake and needed to correct the official email before resending so I followed this tutorial.