Archive for the ‘How To’ Category

How To: Windows Security Hole #3739234098

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

Nitesh Dhanjani, doesn't post as often as most others do on the O'Reilly blogs, but when he does, its always good. Take today's for instance. Want to see the power of the newest un-patched (as of this writing) expolit of Windows' "Picture and Fax Viewer Metafile Overflow Vulnerability"? ...

Getting Tip-sy With Phaticon #001

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005

Editor's Note: We are trying out a couple of new things with this post. The first thing is "tips" for different random computer things for our less techno-savvy readers (and maybe some of the savvy ones too.) The second thing we are trying out is a new writer, ...

Take Better Pictures

Tuesday, December 20th, 2005

Now that the holidays are so close you can smell them, I think most of us could use a little refresher on how to take better photos. So here is a nice little article from PushStop.com on how to do just that. If we could just all follow these tips, ...

How To: Make Camera Phone Footage Not Suck

Thursday, November 10th, 2005

Remember the band Presidents of the United States of America (P.O.T.U.S.A)? You know "Lump", "Peaches"...just try to pretend you don't have that CD stashed away somewhere. I have it, I love it, and I still listen to it all the time. Well they are back! Back ...

Apple FrontRow Hacked For Use On All Macs

Monday, October 24th, 2005

Well its happened. It was just a matter of time. It actually took longer than I thought. FrontRow, the application from the new iMacs, has been hacked to work on all Macs. It also didn't take long for all kinds of media popping up proving the ...

How To Keep Your Monitor 50 Feet Away From Your Box

Thursday, October 20th, 2005

Why is it that really smart guys that find out a cool new way to do something have zero skills or desire to make a decent website? Maybe a crappy site makes it seem like you are just too smart and you just don't have time to waste on ...

How To Download iTunes Music Videos For Free

Tuesday, September 27th, 2005

How's about three "How To" posts in a row? Ok, great idea! Here's another one: Derek at Uneasy Silence has written a little PHP script that translates the iTunes links to regular links so that one could download videos from their servers. Let me explain. The iTunes Music Store ...

Learn How To Comment on a Site

Monday, September 26th, 2005

I realize that no one really comments much on here. I always thought that it was because I say everything so wonderfully and completely that there is nothing for anyone else to add...or this site sucks. Turns out I was wrong on both counts! Maybe no one ...

Impress Friends With Your One-Handed Card Shuffling

Friday, September 23rd, 2005

kuro5hin.org has an article up on "How To Shuffle and Cut a Deck of Cards One-Handed". Its a well-written piece that shows how to both, shuffling and cut the cards, with one hand. Its a nice little trick. Too bad none of the other people you are ...