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Password Never Leaves The Computer and Server Processes and Stores Encrypted Credentials.
Updated at October 09, 2021 at the 13th hour
Is interesting idea. Reading about https://blog.cloudflare.com/opaque-oblivious-passwords/ reminded me that on this blog, there is no password to access the backend. It's a normalized practice for ...
Imagine waiting for standards before implementing anything, UUID 6 drafts finally
Updated at August 06, 2021 at the 20th hour
How backwards we would be if we all did wait for a standard to emerge. It'd be akin to asking everyone else to take risks before you decide to. No one would ever bother.
It's 2021 and there is final...
Samsung SSD T5/T7 works on Apple M1 Now
Updated at March 06, 2021 at the 14th hour
It appears you can download 1.6.8 for T5 and 1.7.3 for T7 here: https://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/download/portable/
Install the appropriate ones. Maybe you have both versions.
Fedora (or Wayland) Scroll Speed
Updated at February 10, 2021 at the 20th hour
You'll find that when using finger scroll that the scroll speed is far too much!
Acceleration is turned on by default and if you disable it then it will be much better.
Apparently, because devices ar...
Wine Applications displaying too small
Updated at February 08, 2021 at the 00th hour
I got into Fedora 33 and installed Wine to run some Windows applications. Apparently, 4k Displays have too much resolution for Wine and you'll need to manually modify the DPI.
Run `winecfg` in a ter...
It is interesting seeing Microsoft and Google enter into the data tables space
Updated at September 28, 2020 at the 02th hour
Microsoft is more focused than Google in this area though. Geared towards TODO lists, so more of a Monday competitor.
Google Tables seem a little more based on sheets and...
Setting Up ATT Fiber (BGW320-505) With your Router (DD WRT)
Updated at June 03, 2021 at the 15th hour
*Post has been modified to exclude use of 192.169.x.x ip since it isn't convention to use it as a private ip. You should not have to use cascaded router unless you have bought a public IP space wh...
How to Fix Brave Browser GPG check failed on Fedora
Updated at February 16, 2020 at the 07th hour
Oddly kept getting a public key failure on Fedora whenever I wanted to upgrade or reinstall brave browser. Took a while, longer than I would have liked, of searching before I was able to resolve it.
Actix-Web is now Unmaintained?! Update: It is back.
Updated at January 20, 2020 at the 15th hour
Reddit's toxic Rust community strikes down a popular Rust library.
Yes, the maintainer of Actix has quit the open source realm, well, because of the Rust communities' shitstor...
Show Mac OS X Bluetooth Signal Strength
Updated at December 12, 2019 at the 15th hour
Not sure why it is so hard to show signal strength of bluetooth devices on a Mac nowadays, but...
HOLD OPTION KEY and PRESS THE BLUETOOTH ICON and HOVER OVER THE DEVICE YOU WANT TO SEE
The signal str...
Without my MacBook. Oh Hello, again, Fedora Desktop.
Updated at November 21, 2019 at the 21th hour
What can I say, but Apple your butterfly keyboard doesn't fly. I was annoyed that my "b"'s double hit, but when my command key fell off I finally made a trip to the Apple Store to get it replaced. ...
Learning about Blockchain and Smart Contracts
Updated at March 12, 2018 at the 19th hour
Recently I've picked up blockchain and more Ethereum's smart contracts as I've had interest in the decentralized trust area. [Digression: I'm mining bitcore, so I have some vested interest in learn...
Been Learning a Bit About SEO
Updated at February 22, 2018 at the 16th hour
SEO techniques tend to work when you've had your site linked to quite a bit of times by reputable sources. Titles, keywords, sitemaps, even meta tags are important factors no matter how any one sea...
Cloud/Ephemeral Everything eh?
Updated at February 17, 2018 at the 04th hourI understand why people want to move back to the shared (cloud) model, but understanding what needs to be ephemeral needs to be considered based off of requirements. Elasticsearch in a docker conta...