Jan - 26 2009

MAC Trojan- NOT a Virus or Worm 

Click HERE for Mroe Info

Gearing UP for Local Barter and Trade in a declining Economy- Cheap  free Tools and Techniques.

 California Tax Filing Free for Some :

Last Show before the Analog TV gets Shut Down!

 Valentine's Day!

New Vista Theme Song:

Remote USB WireLess device 


What the Web knows about You




Jan - 15 2009

Show notes for the 26Jan09 broadcast

Dec - 16 2008

Glenn is on the way to the Airport during this show
and will call in! We Hope.


Favorites of 2008! JKDEFRAG Defragmenter
TimeMachine of Apple's Leopard/OS 10.5 (By the Way- Avoid 10.5.6 Update for Now..)
BELARC PC Inventory Program
SPEEDFAN Hard Disk SMART Troubleshooter
CCLEANER- Venerable Cleaner of Crap off PCs!
Spybot AntiMal/Spyware Software (Home Page)
AVG Free Anti Virus
Thunderbird and Firefox from http://www.mozilla.com
Best Hacker Entertained Software: UBUNTU Linux

Best Gadget: iPhone! Without a Doubt!
Closely Followed by the Intel iMac.
Most Interesting Evolution: Cloud (Virtual) Computing VWZ
WORST. Vista, All the Way. Can anyone say anythign good about it..?
Worst Descendants: Symantec Products like Internet Security, 360, etc.. UGH

Neat Websites: http://www.daxo.de, http://www.drop.io

Projections for '09!
Digital TV Mandate: http://www.dtv.gov
Switch Over Date is that of Claire of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Television and more
THANKS Alan Stahler for that one!

the AT&T / iPhone Thing, the cell IMEI serial number (International Mobile Equipment Identity) issue & Privacy

and Some on iTouch.

More as the Spirit of the Electron and Zen moves us!!!..


THANKS to Alex for Site Transcriptions suring 2008! So much apprecdiated!


Paul n Glann


Dec - 01 2008

2008 Nearly Done! Out FAvorites So Far:

Internet Stuff: Glen
http://www.drop.io to send up to 100MB by webling to anyone!
Demo Drop for the SHOW:

Free Business Directory to replcae 411:
free "411" and a LOT more. Dial 1 800 GOOG 411 to see! (currently busienss 411 only)

Linux for iPhone- Not Really a Phone Anymore- Morel like a Uviversal Console..
From Mikail:
he iPhone Hotel

Obama 2.0 – the iPhone years

The Pomegranate phone
Now wouldn’t one of these just be a hoot to have for real? Oh yeah…

Is the iPhone really just a games console that makes calls?


Nov - 17 2008

Show notes for Dec 1, 2008

Nov - 04 2008



Aug - 25 2008

THANKS to Unsung Hero Alix Fetesof  for tireless site editing and updates these last 9+ Months!

9/11: 7 years  ago In 3 days, this anniversary happens, Many consipracy theories abound, most listed here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/9/11_conspiracy_theories
Material and hstories are everywhere on the Itnernet but a popular one is the 9/11 Digital Archive, Here: http://911digitalarchive.org/

AES Convention http://www.aes.org/events/125/ Audio Engineering Society 125th Oct 2008 Moscone Center SF. Thanks, Dennis!

How to Tech Troubleshoot; Medical Type Differential Diagnsis & Diag
Internittent Problms Solution…
STOP… THINK… ACT ->>> Ask: History? Warranty? Recall? Quick! How to Backup What's Left?
– Avoid Premature Conclusions,
Take Evidence Carefully, let evidence spaek for itself and above all, avoid catch-all diagnostics such as: 'it's a virus'

Tools to Diagnose Intermittent Problems:
Ideally and if possile separate out Hardware from Software Issues.. If a PC: It's Software. MAC? Hardware!
Record Odd Error MEssages and Use Google!
SpeedFan SMART stuff  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-Monitoring,_Analysis,_and_Reporting_Technology
Electronic Cmponent Inadequecy, Capacitors: See http://www.badcaps.net/
Ultimate Boot CD especially MemTes86 http://www.ultimatebootcd.com
Weigh up reliability, performance and cost issues against new equipment;
Welcome to the material world. Average Lifespan of equipment appears to be about 3.5 years as labor costs rise and materail costs drop. Who, for example, repairs DVD players anymore even if they CAN be repaired?

Stoopid Ad for What? HERE: MICROFT  compare it to the MAC ones: APPLE Hmmmm Why note BEst of Both Worlds? OS X on a conventional PC?
Apple OSX On A Thinkpad??!

Google CHROME the NEw Browser… Try It, Anyone?? http://www.google.com/chrome
AND journalistic rebuttals to misreporting here: (Profanity) http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/09/08/dziuba_chrome/
Technology CAN be like Politics– Explained On Today's Show!


Aug - 12 2008

tFUN STUFF for Starters!
MY FAVORITE SO FAR for 2008: http://www.daxo.de/ Bes ure to have Sound on. And latest "Flash'

Anatomy Of A Virus "AntiVirus 2008" http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/08/22/anatomy_of_a_hack/

Transit Card Loning.. MIFARE. Boston & UK: http://news.cnet.com/8301-10789_3-9978486-57.html

DNS Flaw Phish Nerdy expmnation HERE http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/800113
NS is explianed HERE http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_Name_System and soem background here http://www.unixwiz.net/techtips/iguide-kaminsky-dns-vuln.html

IMAP Stufff… Cooling Stuff… AXIA Blurb.. Restore Stuff on HPs

Seeling Vulnerabilites: Is this Mafia style protectionism – Or what?

 Google's Mobile Operating System: ANDROID First Leaked Video: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/08/11/google_android_video_hits_youtube/

Apr - 23 2008

THANKS to Alex for Show Notes!!

Mar - 26 2008

Show notes for the April 21 broadcast

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