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Trump wants the Department of Education to commit $200 million per year to computer science education

(Source: techcrunch.com)

President Donald Trump will soon direct the Department of Education to commit $200 million every year to K-12 computer science education, which Code.org is marking as a victory for its nonprofit organization. 269 more words


B Talks Trailers, Gotham, & Star Trek Discovery

After a week of being sick and miserable, a somewhat coherent Brian returns to talk about some TV trailers, and shows he’s watching.


After debut, Star Trek: Discovery will only be available on CBS All Access

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Further Reading

New Star Trek series will abandon Gene Roddenberry’s cardinal ruleGet yourself to a viewscreen: Sunday, September 24, 8:30pm ET is the moment that Star Trek fans have spent years waiting for. 360 more words


Read a scene from my new novel about robots and pirates

(Source: arstechnica.com)

My first novel, Autonomous, comes out today, and I’d like to share a scene from it that I hope Ars readers will enjoy. 1,284 more words


All the eights for Posty Bob

Posty Bob was the name given to my friend Bob Coles because he was constantly driving in posts to mend stiles and signposts and provide waymarks and tree-supports.   534 more words


MAC Spoofing

Media access control (MAC) is a unique hardware address given for network interfaces for communication on the physical network segment.

In many situations, we have to change/fake our MAC address in order to protect hardware information. 193 more words

Network Security

How to build your own VPN if you’re (rightfully) wary of commercial options

(Source: arstechnica.com)

In the wake of this spring’s Senate ruling nixing FCC privacy regulations imposed on ISPs, you may be (even more) worried about how your data is used, misused, and abused. 1,289 more words