Archive for April, 2008

Done, but not well done

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

This has been one of the strangest mix of emotions I've had to deal with in a long time... I finished semester two of grad school yesterday but probably failed the AI final which is extremely frustrating[0]. On the other hand I found out we had received a small grant ...

One of the most amazing things I’ve ever seen…

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

I don't write exploits or work in security, I wish I did but that isn't my particular talent. Maybe in the future I'll start playing at Dambala, SPI, or ISS and see what I can do. Until then I'm going to sit and stare in awe at the ...

Out of the frying pan and into the fire

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

The Frying Pan I just finished two of my major projects that have been ongoing this semester. First, my position as a GRA this semester was to mentor and guide a few of the teams that were participating in the IMS Research Competition. It was a demanding task with ...

How things change…

Friday, April 4th, 2008

I never in my life expected to say this: So, I was trying to buy a Mac yesterday. No, I'm not a "switcher" but I want to develop for the iPhone, it only makes sense given my recent head-first immersion into mobile development. Thing is, I can't find anything they ...

Google Android

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

Update 4/17: After reading Alex's comment I felt really bad. It's not that I think Android was actually done poorly, I think that somewhere deep inside there exists some really cool ideas trying to break out. The problem I really have is that it's a lot of new ideas ...