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Buffer Overflow

So much going on right now. I’m in the middle of a network install for a client, and SonicWALL and I are about to have what my father used to call a “knockdown-dragout”. 74 more words

Building My Sound System

Thanks to a few friends of mine I’ve been turned onto the world of home stereo systems. Of course as a college student I don’t have the means to acquire a quality home stereo system. 326 more words

Sound

Hardware – Mac Mini (Early 2009)

I was recently gifted a Mac Mini. I’ve never used Mac before (except as a kid for playing games. That consisted of pressing power on, and clicking an icon), and seeing as I’m supposed to support them at work I decided to spend some time getting familiar with OSX and how things work. 201 more words

Hardware

Vectir - The Best PC Remote Control for Android

While searching for a remote control for my new HTPC (Home Theater PC) the thought crossed my mind that I may be able to use my Android phone or tablet as the remote. 492 more words

Tools

Play Them DVDs!

Well, I got my very own media center set up. I got it pretty cheap (since I work at a computer store and everything is used) so I’m actually not going to tell you the price, but I will tell you what I did manage to get put together. 402 more words

Awesome

Node 804 - A very interesting case ! [sneak peak]

This is the Fractal design Node 804. Initially you might look at this and go “whats so special about that ? It look like a normal mATX case”. 267 more words

Computer Hardware