Flash Google CR-48 BIOS Without Luigi or Ubuntu

Apr 10

Flash Google CR-48 BIOS Without Luigi or Ubuntu

A while after Google started sending out the CR-48 netbooks, it’s write-protected security system was undoubtedly compromised. Shortly after Hexxeh created a tool called Luigi, which has actually been taken down since then due to a bug he’s found which causes the system to lose its original and unique BIOS. I personally feel he is over-reacting as...

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Lose It! Webapp

Jan 09

Lose It! Webapp

Just wanted to take the time to post the YouTube video of a Lose It! Webapp that I made. I used the latest stable release of Mozilla Firefox 3, along with the Prism plugin to create webapps. I set it to the homepage of the Lose It! website and set the width and height, and then found a custom icon to apply to it. Creating a Prism-based webapp really hard, it’s...

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AirPrint on Windows Hosts

Dec 01

AirPrint on Windows Hosts

When Apple announced AirPrint, they said it would work with any shared printer, but right before it’s release, it killed that off. Apple now claims it only supports OS X machines with select HP printers. Of course there’s unoffical workarounds to get it working with any printer, and also on a Windows host OS as well. It wasn’t that straight-forward...

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Fixed Windows 7 Sound (Popping, Cracking & Skipping)

Nov 25

Fixed Windows 7 Sound (Popping, Cracking & Skipping)

I’ve had some strange issues with my PC since building it… It’s had an odd sound problem in which the longer the PC is powered on, the worse it seems to get. It would crack, and pop, and even skip and cut out for a brief moment. It made consuming any form of digital media unbearable unless I were to reboot the PC beforehand. Now some initial...

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Dynamic DNS with Custom Domains

Oct 13

Dynamic DNS with Custom Domains

I’ve always loved the DynDNS service. They provide a Dynamic DNS service which is handy for home power users. It allows you to have a domain name and subdomain combo tied to your IP, even if it changes from day to day you can still access your newly updated IP address via your dynamic DNS name. The only problem with the free DynDNS service is you are severely...

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