Schuhe mit RFID

Man braucht sich keine teure Kombination aus iPod und Nike zu kaufen, um verfolgbar zu sein. Man braucht nur Schuhe bei Reno zu kaufen. Ja, genau … diese Marke ultrabilliger...

300

Ich glaube, ich weiss welcher Film für dieses Jahr auf meine “mussichunbedingtsehen”-Liste kommt: 300 Sin City hat mir schon sehr gefallen, auch bei 300 ist wieder ein Frank Miller-Comic die...

A blogger about the Sun X4600

Charles Aunger wrote in his blog: Wow what an awesome server. The design of the chassis sings of quality and design features, it's like looking the assembly of a Ferrari...

About reading benchmarks

It´s a rule I tend to preach everytime I have to fight against misinterpreted benchmarks: Capacity of the system tells you nothing. It´s important how long every user has to...

Zu frueh ...

Ich glaube, ich habe ein Problem damit, das ich mit Dingen zu frueh rumspiele … wenn sie dann hip sind, interessieren sie mich nicht mehr: Ist mir letztes Wochenende eingefallen,...

The desperate need for deniable encryption

There is a good reason to develop Deniable Encryption. According to a blog entry of fefe US law enforcement agencies are allowed to copy your harddisk and to demand to...

The meaning of Vista

VISTA = Virus Inside, Switch To Apple (via vowe)

links for 2007-03-02

Debunking the BBC's 9-11 Conspiracy Files (tags: 9-11 Conspiracy) StorageMojo - EMC: These Aren´t The Droids You´re Looking For? Robin Harris comments EMC´s response to the studies about hard disk...

Bulletproof performance

Before you think to long about the cause of this hole: This MacBookPro was hit by a bullet. As you can see on the display of the notebook: It still...

Mr. Milberg again ...

Mister Milberg develops to an major pain in the a…., well … a major annoyment: This time he tries to tout Mainframe on Linux. But Jeff Savit comes to help:...

Bildtelephon

Es ist anscheinend eine komplette Technologiewelle an mir vorbeigeschwappt, ohne das ich es bemerkt habe. Bildtelephone in guter Auflösung scheinen mittlerweile ssehr verbreitet zu sein. Wie ich darauf komme. Ich...

Palo Alto: Dumbarton Bridge

(the Dumbarton Bridge in 10.000 pixels)

ZFS cache flush

Sometimes the standard behaviour of flushing the cache after writing the ZIL to disk hurts your performance more than nescessarry: For example when you have an storage array, that have...

links for 2007-03-01

Project Pluto (tags: aircraft history nuclear science technology weapons military war physics)

AMD K8L in the wild?

There are some wild speculation in the usual suspicious forums about some SETI@HOME statistics of a mysterious AMD processor.

Der bloggende SAM

Ein weiterer Kollege aus Hamburg hat mit dem Bloggen angefangen. Ich bitte um freundliche Aufmerksamkeit für The Schroeter Space. Willkommen!

Worm in the wild

Okay, when you still run a system without the patches for the telnetd vulnerability, when you still run a system with an activated telnetd, when you still run your system...

Goldman Sachs upgrades SUNW

SeekingAlpha points to the upgrade of SUNW by Goldman Sachs: Laura Conigliaro, hardware analyst at Goldman Sachs, today raised her rating on Sun Microsystems (SUNW) to Buy from Neutral, following...

Infoworld about Sun: At 25, Sun struggles to reinvent itself

Interesting article at Infoworld. The last paragraph is the best: There's no doubt that Sun has superior technology. In the real-world IT market, however, superior technology doesn't always win out....

Considerations about perimeter security

Steffo made some interesting comments to the meme, that firewalls or perimeter security isa thing of the past: Firewalls: No more perimeter security?. I agree to Steffo. As long there...