Using TestDisk and PhotoRec. TestDisk can recover lost partitions of virtually any filesystem. PhotoRec can recover files of most types, including most picture and video formats. PhotoRec can be used on existing partitions, or can be used to recover files on deleted partitions without having to recover the underlying partitions. Both PhotoRec and TestDisk can
BBC Radio: Material World “Blue-sky-thinking researchers are looking to the stratosphere to meet the ever increasing demand for super-fast internet access. They are testing airships that fly 12 miles above the Earth and which beam back wireless broadband that’s 200 times faster than a wired connection. These ‘High Altitude Platforms’ could provide us with floating
Wired Magazine reports that someone has figured out how to crack the Windows DRM (Digital Rights Management) they use to prevent file sharing, particularly with music downloads. The article indicates that you too can crack the code by downloading a piece of software and then using that to unlock the security that sites like Napster
History Today: The â€˜animal Victoria Cross’ presented to the only dog officially registered as a Second World War Prisoner of War has gone on display in London. Relatives of the late owner of Royal Navy mascot Judy presented the PDSA Dickin Medal and decorated collar to the Imperial War Museum yesterday, where they now feature
New Compound Causes Cancer Cell Suicide Scientific American: Suicide is the regular mode of cell death. When cells reach the end of their useful life, internal mechanisms kick in and the cell automatically perishes, a process known as apoptosis. But in cancer cells this mechanism has often been genetically disabled or otherwise broken, allowing tumors
And here we see a baby panda sleeping softly… Click here if you can’t see the video above. Via Cute Overload!
Instructables shows you how. All you need is a dry wipe board, a usb camera, a computer and some free software – monkeyjam!
My littlest boy Tristan (age 4 and â…’s) is standing in front of me with his chest puffed up proudly. I cant resist poking a nipple. He pushes my hand away and says in his deepest voice, “Don’t mess with the big boys.”
Last weekend things got a little out of hand at Celebrate Erie – which should be called the ExcuseToDrinkBeerIntheStreets AllWeekendLong Festival where you can also find yummy food… and a hilarious drunkard trying to light his cigarette (after I’ve secretly dipped it in beer)… Beer Devil Can’t see this video? Click here to watch it.
And now my three favourite comics strips will entertain you while I do stuff.