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bladeRF: a USB 3.0 Software Defined Radio

I just backed this project! Why? Because for $400, I get one of the most flexible and inexpensive SDR’s on the market. Not only do I get that, I also get in-depth documentation and guides on how to use it. … Continue reading

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Notice a Speed Increase?

Well, I’ve finally done it–I’ve purchased a VPS and now I’m hosting this blog on it! I’m still using CloudFlare for caching, spam-filtering, and DDoS protection, but now I’m running the blog on a network that is about two orders … Continue reading

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CloudFlare is Awesome!

I’ve been trying out CloudFlare to try to speed up the site a bit and so far, it’s working great! It’s also handy because I can use it to bypass 1and1′s 5 subdomain limit because I’m using CloudFlare’s servers. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Totally not a “tech project” post.

For this blog post, I’m going to analyze Apple’s success because I’m totally qualified to do that. Also, if you’re an Apple hater, you might not like reading this. I noticed something interesting I regarding the differences between Apple advertisements … Continue reading

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My Enhancement Request to Apple (and Verizon, AT&T, et al.)

I just sent this Enhancement Request to Apple. I’ve reproduced it below: Unlocked Verizon iPhone 4S To Work On U.S. GSM Carriers This may be more of a problem with Verizon, but I really would love it if an unlocked … Continue reading

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No more ads! Yay! Sorta…

Well, ads don’t seem to be making me any money. Because of this, I figured that I might as well get rid of them. In place of ads, I now have Flattr buttons! Yay! Like a post? Flatter it! There … Continue reading

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Power is back!

Awwww yeahhhhh! Also: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpAcanUJX7s

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Possible Downtime

The server may be down for a week due to Hurricane Irene. Just letting you know in advance. If only I had my own fusion reactor…

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Random Thought

I wonder how much faster my server would be if I ran it off of a 64 GB SSD… It would only be a $115 upgrade. Though, site speed would still be limited by the 3 Mbps upload rate. I … Continue reading

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Server Upgrade Finally Complete!

I finally did it! The new server has all the parts that used to be in my old gaming machine, but it has the same HDDs as before (because I’m too lazy and cheap to get it a 1 TB … Continue reading

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