cDc releases Goolag Scanner (posted by MiB on Februari 20th, 2008) SECURITY ADVISORY: The following program may screw a large Internet search engine and make the Web a safer place. LUBBOCK, TX, February 20th -- Today CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc), the world's most attractive hacker group, announced the release of Goolag Scanner, a web auditing tool. Goolag Scanner enables everyone to audit his or her own web site via Google. "It's no big secret that the Web is the platform," said cDc spokesmodel Oxblood Ruffin. Goolag Scanner will be released open source under the GNU Affero General Public license. Goolag Scanner is a standalone windows GUI based application. Press Contact Oxblood Ruffin oxblood at hacktivismo.com About Goolag Scanner About CULT OF THE DEAD COW Based in Lubbock, Texas, CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc) is the most influential computer underground group in the world. About Wau Holland and here See J.
Hackers Unite for Social GoodThe third Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) Hackathon kicks off in just a few days, bringing together hackers from all over the world to develop software for disaster relief and mitigation. The event spans December 4th and 5th with groups all over the world gathering in cities such as Buenos Aires, New York City, Singapore, and Mexico City. RHoK is hosted by Microsoft, Google, Yahoo!, NASA, and the World Bank and previous software solutions are already being implemented around the world and have helped save lives in both the Chile and Haiti earthquakes this year. "Random Hacks of Kindness goes to the heart of what we believe at Google; that the creative and cooperative use of technology can help make the world a better place and that collective intelligence is strength,” said Vint Cerf, Google Chief Internet Evangelist, in a press release.
Personalice FirefoxFirefox's toolbar provides easy access to common features. Do you miss something you use a lot? The toolbar is easy to customize. You can change the items that appear in the overflow menu or your toolbar. Click the menu button and choose Customize…. Click the menu button and choose Customize…. Click the menu button and choose Customize…. Note: You can also turn the Bookmarks toolbar on or off from the menu bar at the top of the screen: Click , go down to and select . Click the menu button and choose Customize…. Click the Done button. Try restoring the default set of buttons and toolbars by clicking the Restore Defaults button when you are in the customize mode.milw0rmmilw0rm on CNN Milw0rm is a group of "hacktivists" best known for penetrating the computers of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai, the primary nuclear research facility of India, on June 3, 1998. The group conducted hacks for political reasons, including the largest mass hack up to that time, inserting an anti-nuclear weapons agenda and peace message on its hacked websites. The group's logo featured the slogan "Putting the power back in the hands of the people." The BARC attack generated heated debate on the security of information in a world prevalent with countries developing nuclear weapons and the information necessary to do so, the ethics of "hacker activists" or "hacktivists," and the importance of advanced security measures in a modern world filled with people willing and able to break into insecure international websites. Members BARC attack Attack aftermath Other attacks See also References External links
Fibonacci Flim-Flam.The Fibonacci Series Leonardo of Pisa (~1170-1250), also known as Fibonacci, wrote books of problems in mathematics, but is best known by laypersons for the sequence of numbers that carries his name: This sequence is constructed by choosing the first two numbers (the "seeds" of the sequence) then assigning the rest by the rule that each number be the sum of the two preceding numbers. This simple rule generates a sequence of numbers having many surprising properties, of which we list but a few: Take any three adjacent numbers in the sequence, square the middle number, multiply the first and third numbers. The Fibonacci sequence is but one example of many sequences with simple recursion relations. The Fibonacci sequence obeys the recursion relation P(n) = P(n-1) + P(n-2). A striking feature of this sequence is that the reciprocal of f is 0.6180339887... which is f - 1. The ratio f = 1.6180339887... is called the "golden ratio" or "golden mean". Fibonacci Foolishness. Golden Spiral Hype.
The Freenet Project - /indexYUVEjemplo de plano de color U-V , valor Y' = 0.5, representado dentro de la gama de color RGB. Una imagen junto con sus componentes Y', U, y V. YUV es un espacio de color típicamente usado como parte de un conducto de imagen en color. Codifica una imagen o video en color teniendo en cuenta la percepción humana, permite utilizar ancho de banda reducido para los componentes de crominancia, de esta forma, hace que los errores de transmisión o las imperfecciones de compresión se oculten más eficientemente a la percepción humana que usando una representación RGB "directa". Otros espacios de color tienen propiedades similares; entre las razones para implementar o investigar propiedades de Y'UV se encuentran tanto las de interactuar con televisión analógica o digital o equipamiento fotográfico que se ajusta a ciertos estándares Y'UV, como las de exploración artistica. El modelo YUV define un espacio de color en términos de una componente de luminancia y dos componentes de crominancia.