There’s two kinds of programming: functional and dysfunctional.

I’ve been looking around for a nice anonymity and security-focused live-bootable Linux distro. Things I’d expect from one include…

  • a hardened kernel and a strict packet filter setup
  • MAC address randomization on all interfaces
  • a randomized, but natural-sounding hostname generated on each bootup
  • absolutely no outbound network traffic “by default”…

It’s not about Ready Player One. In fact I haven’t seen it, and probably won’t until it comes to streaming. I’m at cold war with the movie industry. :P I’m talking about an actual project of actually designing and building a new 80s style computer.

[This is the third revision…

I got involved with cutting-edge technology as a kid. Growing up in Eastern Europe, “cutting edge” was about a decade back from the developed world, but my Commodore Plus/4 (a vastly unsuccessful business/home hybrid, and intended successor of the Commodore 64, that had its superfluous stock dumped east of the…

Dani J.

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