Feburary 16, 2016
With so many devices connected to your home network, I have been using a Network Attached Storage (NAS) for the past 7 years.
Network Attached Storage has many benefits for the home, and can provide a reliable always on private cloud of sorts that...
January 01, 2015
Computerised social networking is using computers to socially connect and network. Currently the largest social networks are controlled by publicly traded companies. Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Tumbler, MySpace, etc... As publicly traded companies...
August 13, 2014
I am no Microsoft Apologist, I am typing this blog post on a Macbook Air (admittedly why I wait for my Surface Pro 3 to ship). But I will explain my reasoning.
When I was 15 Microsoft Released Windows XP. At this time we had two computers at home,...
April 18, 2014
As most of you have read in the news by now, there was a recent vulnerability in OpenSSL known as the heartbleed vulnerability. This affected recent versions of OpenSSL between 1.0.1 up until the 7th April 2014.
The boxsoci.al website is powered by...
January 31, 2014
Over the past few years there have been a few high profile cases of people having their online identity stolen, often for silly reasons.
In 2014 Josh Bryant had his almost twitter name stolen through an attack exploiting Amazon and Apple customer...
April 12, 2009
HTPCs are a tricky type of computer to design. because the computer will sit in your living room it has to look good. It's not as though it isn't possible to design a good looking HTPC, look at the PS3, it is a high performance computer that looks good...