Security is a key word today! Don’t open an online service without a strong security policy. But, some (network|system|office) administrators fall into paranoia! Read the stories collected on privacyinternational.org, they started a competition with the most stupid security rulez. Privacy International – Stupid Security

Does it make coffie too?

The CF slot (“Compact Flash”) found on more and more PDAs seems to be the latest gadget for (un)usuful extensions: After memory extensions, GPS, Wifi, Webcams, now … the FM radio! 🙂 http://www.prolink.com.tw/english/products/PDA/FM201.htm

Choose your future…

I found the following text as signature in a mail… So real! Choose no life. Choose no career. Choose no family. Choose a fucking big computer, choose disk arrays the size of washing machines, modem racks, CD-ROM writers, and electrical coffee makers. Choose no sleep, high caffeine and mental insurance.

Mobile Pinguin…

Tired of PocketPC? It’s now quite easy to install Linux on your PDA! There are even distributions ready for them: MIZI Research, Inc. Should be very exciting to test it but, in my case, I’ll loose my GPS applications! If somebody has a spare PDA, mail me 🙂

Bluetooth fax/modem

Nice new toy: a Bluetooth modem/fax connected to your classic phone line. Then it’s used as a dialer when some other Bluetooth enable devices connect to it. http://www.billionton.com.tw/english/product/bt56r.htm

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