Category Archives: Tech

Technology Stuff

Wolfram Alpha

I stumbled across an article, in Wired, about an online engine that prepares answers – in realtime – to questions submitted to the site much like a search engine outwardly functions. Incredibly smart stuff – check out Wolfram Alpha.


Just stumbled upon the following MSDN Coding4Fun Blog which has some interesting hacks focused primarily on the .Net platform. An O’Reilly title associated with it has also been released: Coding4Fun: 10 .NET Programming Projects for Wiimote, YouTube, World of Warcraft, and More

IP Accounting script for RouterTech firmware

I modded my D-LINK DSL G604T last year with the RouterTech custom firmware (2.3 version). I did this primarily to mess around with IP Accounting, as our ISP doesn’t provide any realtime accounting information and we’re on a 30GB monthly cap. Unfortunately I found that on enabling IP Accounting, the logs stored in /proc/net/ipt_account/mynetwork get wiped on router reboot. […]

Simple suspend tool

Diomidis Spinellis, the author of Code Reading and (my personal favourite) Code Quality, has a blog that often has some pretty interesting reads. I stumbled across this entry which provides a code listing for a simple suspend tool that you can schedule with the Windows scheduler (likely after a scheduled task has completed that had awakened the machine from a suspended […]