Month: October 2010

Halloween 2010: Motley Mix


Halloween 2010: Motley Mix – 31 October 2010 “Grudge not another what you cannot attain yourself.” Gossip – Lesson LearnedI went to see Gossip last year here in Madison. I had a lot of fun at that show. That was the first show I saw at the Majestic Theatre, and I must say that I love the sound there. It makes a difference. Some shows are ruined simply by bad sound (I’m looking at you, […]

So, you’ve heard of Firesheep?


In a series of posts this summer, I talked about various approaches to online privacy and security. Some people run proxies/tunnels of various sorts that, if they’re at a public wi-fi hospot, will protect their browsing. I take a somewhat simpler approach and use browser plugins such as EFF’s HTTPS-Everywhere, which enables end-to-end encryption for some popular websites. And sometimes people dismiss approaches of security simply because, they believe, it doesn’t affect them in any […]