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ASUS Zenbook UX31E Issues

I recently got rid of my 12lb Alienware M17X and replaced it with an ASUS Zenbook.  My goal was to reduce carry weight and lengthen battery time – achieved.  I do miss the sweet 17″ monitor though. Anyway, right out … Continue reading

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JuiceBar Portable Charger

Big brother Matt got me a 1500mAh JuiceBar solar charger from  I’d been considering getting one of these for a while but couldn’t settle on which one and how much to spend.  $50 is a good price I think, … Continue reading

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Password Hacking

Here’s some interesting information on passwords, what make good ones, what make bad ones, and how your passwords can get hacked in to.  I’ve been a unix administrator since 1996 and a Linux administrator since 1996.  I’ve worked a lot … Continue reading

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