Last Updated on October 22, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
Sept 2019 – Pretty soon you won’t even be able to trust your toaster. Voice activated toilets and faucets could be used to spy on your conversations and water usage.
Last Updated on January 27, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
Here is a time waster. Great animation though. I can’t imagine the animation that will be available in a couple of years.
I’m getting more requests from site owners to embed youtube videos.
I came across a post on LinkedIn.com that mentioned a serious backdoor in a joomla youtube embedder plugin.
I don’t really who is in power, a socialist democrat or a conservative republican. There is a bill sponsered by Sen Lieberman that would give Obama a ‘kill switch’ for the internet. The bill is entitled Protecting Cyberspace as a National Asset Act. Given the actions of this administration and the heavy handed tactics, this is a truly frightening bill. As much as I trust Sarah Palin, I would not even want her to have this much power.
Liberals – Gotta love them.
First of all, the Huffington Post hired Hilary Rosen, a former CEO of RIAA, as their ‘political director’. RIAA has been employing draconian methods aimed at trying to ‘prevent piracy’ such as filing hundred thousand dollar lawsuits against Harlem grandmothers who don’t even own a computer. (huffpost puffpeice on rosen)
Last Updated on January 17, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
InPixio Photo Eraser solved a common problem for me. I have a couple of location blogs. I often need to take photos where unwanted people or objects are in the photos (Like my inlaws.. ooops, just kidding). I was editing unwanted objects out with GIMP (An open source Photoshop work alike). I saw some ads for the InPixio product and decided to give it a shot. It turned out to be a great investment.
The process to create a new channel on your YouTube account can be a little tricky. Here is step by step process for adding a channel.
Last Updated on December 3, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla
We were on the road today for a seven hour drive.
I had checked the sprintpcs coverage map and it looked like we would have decent coverage. I had loaded the software on my son’s laptop and decided to let him try it.
I was going crazy with my Verizon fios service. The router would keep locking up resulting in a need to reboot. Even after rebooting, we had to fiddle with the laptops and desktops to get everything reconnected.
Last Updated on December 2, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla
The voice command for dialing suddenly stopped working on my samsung saga giving an error of “voice command has encountered a problem. restart voice command and try again”. I tried several reboots including taking the battery out. The problem persisted.