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Kurtis Whittington
Works at Millenium Pacific
Attended Cabrillo College
Lives in Pleasanton, California, USA
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Father's Day BBQ. Some steak, some lamb, some chicken, some kabobs with veggies and sausage, corn, potatoes, and zucchini. Pretty good overall.
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All the food groups are represented. 
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Yup, sometimes it pays attention to keep track of who your root CAs are and who is issuing the certificate for the site you are visiting.
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Dear +Google Play, can we please get listings of In-App purchases available in an app on the play store pages for said app? This would greatly increase the information  people use when they decide on an app to download or purchase.

Apple has been doing this for a while now. I imagine it wouldn't be that difficult to implement. 
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Oh dear baud... the time I could waste with this.
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Perspective...
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Basic summary: Know what your kids are playing, talk to them about it. Encourage team stuff and being a proper sport (Internet Rule #1 - Don't be a dick/jerk). Limit experiences that aren't building of character or richer experiences, and encourage ones that allow creativity and teamwork. Most importantly, sit down with them and be interested in it.
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Interesting short exercise and discussion on how WPS is a super-easy method to get through most home/office routers' defenses. Also a number of cases where WPS PIN can be instantly calculated based upon default SSID name and/or MAC of the router.

Disable WPS on your router folks. If you really want it, turn it on only long enough to use it to connect your device, then turn it back off!
In the last post we looked at how to obtain WPA handshakes and how to crack them in order to obtain the password using a modified Nexus 7. Now we will look at a simpler way to get the password by exploiting a vulnerability found in many routers.
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Most commercially sold wireless routers, it is on by default. Yes.

Some companies have started getting a little smarter and disable it by default on their higher end models due to those mostly sold to more tech-savvy people (who can work a WiFi password or run an ethernet cable).
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This is pretty cool looking. You can use it to rapidly print basic 1 or 2 layer prototype circuits. Apparently it can also deposit solder and reflow (heat-melt solder to connect parts like resistors, caps, chips, etc) on existing boards. Apparently it prefers FR4 board bases (fiberglass, heat resistant), but they have also gotten glass to work pretty well. It would be really nice for a hobbyist, or for schools.  Granted, it will cost about$1.8k~$2k, and has consumables that can get used up (duh...). It also won't ship until late this year to mid next year for backers.

Still it would be cool to see it make it to a wider production. It seems like it would really handy for "Makers" and people who like tinkering with electronics like RasberryPi and Arduino.
Voltera is raising funds for Voltera: Your Circuit Board Prototyping Machine on Kickstarter! Print your circuit boards, dispense solder paste, and reflow! The Voltera V-One lets you go from concept to creation in minutes.
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Indeeedily...
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This guy actually wrote his Bachelor Thesis (Econ/Business) on Twitch.TV game streaming concerning Financial, Strategic and Community aspects. Props to this guy for keeping it current and relevant.
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Introduction
I'm originally from Soquel (Santa Cruz), California. I went to Soquel High, as well as International School of Beijing. I attended both Cabrillo College (in Aptos, CA) and DeAnza College (near San Jose, CA) for some classes, starting when I was in Sixth Grade. I was in the US Marines as an IT guy, stationed at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, and seperated honorably as a Corporal. I've since worked for a security firm, as IT for a financial institution, specialty community engagement consulting for an online social media firm (in contract with a large well-known software company), as a technical solutions partner for another company, and I also have worked for IBM in a Systems Administrator role. I currently do remote IT administration consulting work. 
I invest my time in numerous pursuits and in lots of studying of random skills and professions. If you need something done in a technical fashion, chances are that I could design a way to do it.
Education
  • Cabrillo College
    Computers, Security
  • Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA, USA
    Computer Science
  • International School of Beijing, Beijing, China
    General Education
  • Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary School, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    General Education
  • New Brighton Middle School, Capitola, CA, USA
    General Education
  • Soquel High School, Soquel, CA, USA
    General Education
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Gender
Male
Relationship
Married
Other names
ryocoon, DataCabbit, Coon-Ohki, Whitt, Kurt, Sacrinaya, Darcale, Sacri F'Shall
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  • Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions
  • NVIDIA
  • Gunner Z
  • Gangstar Vegas
  • Tap Titans
  • SoundCloud
  • AdVenture Capitalist
  • Despicable Me:Minion Rush
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Work
Occupation
IT Worker
Employment
  • Millenium Pacific
    IT Consultant, 2012 - present
  • IBM
    Systems Administrator, 2011 - 2012
  • First Alarm
    DOD Cleared Dispatcher, 2002 - 2005
  • Bay Federal Credit Union
    Technology Specialist, 2005 - 2009
  • United States Marine Corps
    Corporal, 1998 - 2002
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Currently
Pleasanton, California, USA
Previously
San Jose, California, USA - Dubuque, Iowa, USA - Soquel, CA, USA - Iwakuni, Hiroshima-ko, Japan - Boulder Creek, California, USA - Soquel, California, USA - Santa Cruz, California, USA - TwentyNine Palms, California, USA - Burr Ridge, Illinois, USA - Beijing, People's Republic of China - Burr Ridge, Illinois, USA - Hazel Green, Wisconsin, USA - Shanghai, People's Republic of China
They are pretty friendly, and the wait times for walk-ins aren't too bad considering how busy they usually are. A word of advice though, they really only do haircuts for short hair and predominately user trimmers. Don't go in expecting them to trim up shoulder-length or even medium length hair. That said, if you have a shorter style in mind, they do a very good job. They are usually attentive to details of shape and styling and do ask for input during the job. Overall, very good place to go for a haircut (if you have shorter hair)
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The afternoon staff were super friendly, even if it was hard to hear over the kitchen and the acoustics of the place. Environment was cute and it has a second floor if you wish to be a bit more removed from the crowd.
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Great Coffee, beers, and booze. Really nice atmosphere and friendly staff.
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In the middle of nowhere. However, it is clean, inexpensive, and the staff is pretty nice. The Hilton it is not, but for a road-weary traveller it is an absolutely excellent option.
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