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Technologies

On demand video

ODV Whether via Netflix, Blockbuster (very slow on-demand :-)) or online via Internet, ODV is here to stay.  It’s a given.  I just want to get that out of the way. In a way, I think TiVo should be thanked for pioneering the video appliance and the very easy to use UI.  They helped introduced…

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SSD and servers

SSD or Solid State Drives is one of the next hot tech fad… besides multicore CPUs/GPUs, cloud computing, virtualization, Brittney Spears comeback, Mel Gibson hot, new young girlfriend… Heh, sorry, let my hand type faster than my brain. My brothers and I were discussing about the merits of adding SSD to servers.  One of the…

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Guide to using Mercurial (hg)

I’ve been learning to use Mercurial, and stumbled upon a very useful web learning guide. http://hgbook.red-bean.com/read/index.html

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TiVo Hacks for Beginners

Imported from Tin TiVo link 27 March 2008 – 21:32 TiVo Hacks for Beginners Collected TiVo Hacks News Sorry, several months ago I went to work for a startup in the DVR, IPTV field, and that had taken all my time…. I’ll try to update and add more over the holidays…. Dec 13, 2006 –…

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Linksys WRVS4400N hacking

This link: http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/lofiversion/index.php/t58720.html got me started.  Thanks to TrNSZ, whomever he is. I managed to d/l GPL code for v1.1.03 from Linksys and built fw image that works, e.g. I u/l it to my wrvs last night, and rebooted into it.  Everything work as before, routing, firewalling and wifi…. phew! 🙂 Next is to adding…

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