Archive for the ‘Hacking’ Category

Xbox 360 Ups the Ante For Xbox Hacking

Monday, November 28th, 2005

Remember when I said I would only buy a Xbox 360 when its officially hacked? Well it seems that task is going to be a infinitely more difficult that hacking the original Xbox was. Engadget has compiled a quick list of the road blocks in the way to ...

Perez Hilton Goes Down…Because of A Hacker

Friday, October 28th, 2005

PerezHilton.com, the wonderfully trashy gossip site, was taken down today by a hacker. I'm not sure, but I'm picking up on a little hostility vibe from Perez about the whole thing: Yes, we were hacked today. But, like the fucking cockroach that Perez is, not even nuclear anihiliation can take him ...

Make Free Skype-Out Calls

Monday, October 10th, 2005

If you want to make calls with Skype and don't want to pay those "Skype-Out"; charges, the VOIP blog has the answer. Here's the quick version:Skype allows you to call 1-800 numbers for free. There is a free 411 service (ad supported) at the number "800-FREE41" Have Skype dial that number, ...

How To: Create and Record Prank Calls From Your Mac

Tuesday, August 9th, 2005

David Battino's entry at the always interesting O'Reilly Weblogs explains how he would setup a prank call device through his mac that would allow the user to play clips from moviess to the mark as well as record the whole thing so that you can share it with the world. He ...

CVS Digital Camcorder Hack Getting Closer to Finished

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2005

Phillip Torrone at the wonderful MAKE Blog, along with help from the hacking community have taken many steps in getting to a complete hack of the CVS Digital camcorder. A lot of progress on the CVS camcorder this last week. This weekend I figured out how to unlock the camera, and ...

Google Maps Pedometer

Wednesday, July 6th, 2005

Now that the Google Maps API is out the flood of different scripts and usages for Google Maps will comming flooding in! Here is the first of many: "The Google Maps Pedometer" A simple function, but it works great. You just click the record button and then mark ...

Make the change from “Jerk” to “Soda-Jerk”!

Friday, May 13th, 2005

I personally think that anyone that has never secretly wished that they could have their own soda fountain in their home, is most likely a Nazi or at least someone that likes to go around hitting babies in the face with a stick. So of course, I hope that ...

Paris Gets Hacked

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

Oh with all of the porn-videos released and videos of her shoplifting, and now her cell phone gets hacked, one starts to maybe feel a little bad for Paris Hilton. And then one remembers that she is a ridiculously rich bitch, and then you laugh and enjoy sites like ...

More Fun With Unsecured Cameras

Wednesday, January 5th, 2005

I posted a bit about this the other day, and now I see variations on this on Gadgetopia. Apparently someone else has made a Google search string that finds a new type of unsecured camera available on the web. Google Search: inurl:"ViewerFrame?Mode=" There are all sorts of camera out there (but ...

Fun With Un-Secured Security Cams!

Monday, January 3rd, 2005

If you have a networked security camera and you leave it un-secured, is that an oxymoron or does that just make you a moron. Well one of the guys @ Forever Geek posted a link he found of one of these security cams that was completely open to viewing on the ...