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Aircrack NG on iwl3945

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 Posted in from the road, geek out | No Comments »

The iwl3945 would not go into monitor mode as easily as some of the documentation says. To get this to work, I had to go through a peculiar set of steps. Notice the changing argument, wlan0 or wifi0. 1. airmon-ng stop wlan0 ( will say ...

Numerical Methods

Monday, November 2nd, 2009 Posted in from the road | 3 Comments »

Really, Honestly thought I would never need this book again. The sole reason I still have it is because the bookstore wouldn't buy it back. I'm planning to use some of these numerical methods for a cloud computing project I'm starting. ...

New course

Monday, October 19th, 2009 Posted in from the road | 3 Comments »

Harvard is proposing a new general education course covering "how to chew with your mouth closed". It will feature professors from the medical school, public health school, and department of mechanical engineering. It will be a required course especially for ...

Grad school is harder because…

Friday, September 25th, 2009 Posted in from the road | No Comments »

One thing about undergrad studies is that since you're generally so new and green, you can look at a subject and say to yourself, 'this may not be interesting but I will probably need to know this later in life.' By ...

Oskar beer

Thursday, September 10th, 2009 Posted in from the road | 4 Comments »

Simon I got it! Can't wait to taste it! Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry