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Part of the reason I bought a Sony Alpha 58 was the fact that I could share lenses with my father and sister who also have Sony Alphas. 61 more words


Browns Bay, Auckland

Today we took Dad to Browns Bay, a beach suburb on Auckland’s North Shore. Once upon a time it was a summer holiday destination for Aucklanders wanting to get away from the city, but as the city expanded geographically, it engulfed this pocket and turned it into another suburb of Auckland. 244 more words


HCE vs embedded secure element: taking Android out of TCB (part IV)

Continuing the security comparison between HCE and secure-element based NFC applications, this post expands on an earlier theme around attack-surface, focusing on one massive piece of vulnerable code: the Android operating system itself. 1,206 more words


The Wheels of Progress must move forward at The Iron Yard

So I have been enjoying my Easter Holiday weekend by doing Google research and working on my Ruby on Rails Server project…so to answer before you ask. 1,099 more words

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Easter break - Week #1

This last week has been Easter break. With all this extra time free from lectures and assignments, we worked on the boat full time! Here’s a summary of the main work done. 301 more words


索尼Xperia Z2测评 性能强劲的大手机

作为索尼智能手机的旗舰,Xperia Z系列一直倍受喜爱。今年年初索尼正式推出了2014年新旗舰Xperia Z2,再加上三星Galaxy S5与HTC M8这两个主要竞争对手,今年上半年的旗舰机大战正式拉开帷幕。我们之前分别对Galaxy S5和HTC M8进行了详细测评,这次该轮到Xperia Z2了。


Technology for Everything

Technology is everywhere these days.  It’s not just in phones and tablets, but in all kinds of other devices.  There’s so much innovation going on right now, and technology is being applied to more and more things that have never had it before.  344 more words