Hacking/Modification/Cracking

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Do you care about your online privacy?

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From Anonymous to Hackerazzi: The year in security mischief-making...

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NetworkWorld has a seventeen/17 slides/pages gallery (one/single ugly Deslided web page) showing "From Anonymous to Hackerazzi: The year in security mischief-making -- It wasn't a good security year from RSA (Ron Rivest, Adi Shamir, and Leonard Adleman) break-in to hacks on Sony, Google, and Facebook..."

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Marx Brothers does social engineering, brute force, and hacking without electronics.

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DataDoc shares a funny one minute and 44 seconds YouTube video showing a clip/an "excerpt from the movie, Horse Feathers (1932) by the Marx Brothers. The famous 'Password Scene' where Groucho needs to say 'Swordfish' to gain access to the speakeasy."

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25 Worst Passwords of 2011

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Boing Boing shares a Mashable article showing the "25 worst passwords of 2011".

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Deslider -- Hate image galleries like on Life.com? Make them as one ugly web page!

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Nosehat (nice name) shares a customizable Deslide that lets users input an image gallery URL/link and convert it into an ugly one web page.

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You're Stealing it Wrong: 30 Years of Inter-Pirate Battles

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VideoSift shares a 55 minutes and 58 seconds year old Vimeo video, with cussings and nudity (breasts/b00bs/tits), showing "Historian Jason Scott walks through the many-years story of software piracy and touches on the tired debates before going into a completely different direction -- the interesting, informative, hilarious and occasionally obscene world of inter-pirate-group battles.

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The Making of Prince of Persia

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On 11/2/2009, Jourdan Mechner said "this 'blog from the past' covers roughly seven and a half years from May 1985 to January 1993 -- from Prince of Persia's conception through the development of its sequel, Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame...

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An infographic sums up Linux then and now.

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LinuxToday shares Geek.com's article, with an infographic, "charting the state of Linux in the past and how it has progressed to its current, healthy state..."

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Desktop Computers = Grandpa Boxes!

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This Dilbert comic strip shows desktop computers are also named as grandpa boxes and laptops/notebooks are the 1990s/90s/nineties.

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Linux Beards

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Linux Today shares an amusing new web site titled Linux Beards -- "Linux is powered by beards! Submit your beard photograph/photo. or video

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Duke Nukem Week: Game's history of the series, from origins right through to Duke Nukem Forever, the failed attempts, etc.

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Retro Gaming Australia (RGA) [original article and has more links] and GamePron (reprinted from RGA with less links) dedicated a week to the Duke Nukem series with seven pages at the game's history. It looks at Duke's humble origins right through to Duke Nukem Forever (DNF), the failed attempts to get Duke onto the silver screen, the cameo appearances in other Apogee/3D Realms products, promotional materials, and much more. There are images and embedded video clips.

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