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Taylor Banks
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Lives in a van, down by the river
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Politics and Privacy - the 2016 election
Never mind the sound bites and political ads, we wanted to see where the candidates stand on issues like privacy, surveillance, and net neutrality. Have a look at what we found before you head to the polls.
http://buff.ly/1Q0wbJp #privacy #security #politics #2016election
The 2016 election season is heating up in the U.S. Primaries are underway, presidential candidates are starting to drop out, and the field is beginning ...
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Best RV Internet Access Options: The Learning Banks Uncensored at dc404 Sep 2015
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Your cyberpunk games are dangerous - How roleplaying games and fantasy fiction confounded the FBI, confronted the law, and led to a more open web http://buff.ly/1F1Jgwm
How roleplaying games and fantasy fiction confounded the FBI, confronted the law, and led to a more open web
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How to make a Coffee Cup Spy Cam - Build a stealthy & sleuthy tilt-triggered camera. http://buff.ly/1CW5EUi #diy
  Take your cup of Joe from classic to classified with a tilt-triggered spy camera. The trick is to modify two paper coffee cups — install the device in one, slide it into the second, and alig...
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Forget somebody on your list?! Oh noes! +ACE Hackware​ has a few suggestions for gifts you can email or print right now! :)
 
Oh crap, you forgot to get a gift for someone. We've got your back with these 4 gift ideas you can email or print http://buff.ly/1GXr7Al
Yep, here it is. The last minute and you don’t have a gift for someone. Never fear, we have a few ideas of gifts you can get someone that you can send b...
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My vegan bulletproof coffee recipe is up over on the +OZ Health Shop  blog. For those who want a kick in the pants and a jumpstart for their noggin in the morning -- without having to resort to butter in their coffee -- check out my recipe and let me know what you think!
Bullet proof coffee is all the rage right now. But why should omnivores have all the fun? Here's a vegan recipe that'll kick your brain into high gear!
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Just posted a new video about the #r00tabaga , and this post shows how you can add an external antenna for even longer range. :)
 
Learn how to add an external antenna to your r00tabaga yourself http://buff.ly/1QQyS3f #diy #hack #electronics
Roll up your sleeves - in this post we show you how to mod your r00tabaga to have an external antennna
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Posted a quick review of one of our favorite RV trip planning apps, along with things I do and don't like about the way it works. Love it? Hate it? Let me know. :)
 
A quick review of RV Trip Wizard, one of the tools I talk about in my Road Trip Planning App Guide at: http://thelearningbanks.com/ultimate-road-trip-planning-app-guide/

Do you use RV Trip Wizard? If not, what other apps have you used to help plan your road trips?
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Just posted this.
 
New post on the blog about... new posts on the blog! #meta  
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Turmeric is awesome!
 
Turmeric for Dogs and Other Animals http://bit.ly/1wwmLIw #herbalism
Just as herbs can positively affect humans, the same is true for animals. It is thought by some that humans may have first learned to use certain herbs by watching the actions of animals. As humans...
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Taylor Banks is a Security and Privacy Geek, Serial Entrepreneur and Rambunctious Ruminator
Introduction
I am a serial entrepreneur, music lover, security evangelist and privacy advocate. I have a beautiful wife and stepson, two crazy dogs, and a passion for technology and it's impact on security, privacy and personal freedom.

Thanks for checking out my profile!
-Taylor Banks
Bragging rights
I have a Northgate Omnikey Ultra tattooed on my right forearm. :)
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Currently
a van, down by the river
Previously
Atlanta, GA - Titusville, FL - Port Canaveral, FL - Cape Canaveral, FL - Asheville, NC - Lebanon, TN - Interior, SD - Gardiner, MT - West Yellowstone, MT - Jackson, WY - Las Vegas, NV
Work
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Employment
  • The Learning Banks
    Digital Nomad, 2013 - present
  • ACE Hackware
    Chief Hacktologist, 2011 - present
  • KnowThreat
    President, 2007 - present
  • Expanding Minds Initiative
    Visionary Educater, 2010 - present
  • VeriSign
    Sr Security Engineer, 1999 - 2002
  • Vigilar
    Practice Manager, Information Assurance, 2002 - 2003
  • ReDvolution Tech
    Co-Founder, 2003 - 2004
  • Caymas Systems
    Regional SE Manager, 2004 - 2006
  • InfoWeapons
    Director of Sales Engineering, 2006 - 2007
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Other names
L. Taylor Banks, Taylor B., dr.kaos, Taylor, T. Banks
Great street tacos, including cabeza and lengua, and excellent camarones rancheros!
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reviewed 10 months ago
Awesome little cheese shop in historic, downtown Loleta, Ca. Delicious cheeses made using awesome local Humboldt dairy. Stop in, taste some cheeses and ask about fresh curds!
Public - 10 months ago
reviewed 10 months ago
Great food, lots of #glutenfree options, excellent ambience and friendly staff. A gem in Eureka.
Public - 10 months ago
reviewed 10 months ago
Awesome and quirky pizza bus with homemade gluten-free and vegan options.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
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Quick and easy in and out, however, TSA took away my multitool that 11 other international airports found safe for travel. :\
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reviewed 10 months ago
Competitively priced, free (but very limited) parking. 2 br suite is a bit more of a 1.5 br, but overall good experience.
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reviewed 10 months ago
Just a parking lot, but location, location, location!
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reviewed a year ago