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Forum: Thoughts Media Status Updates 10-19-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 37,272
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Jason, it's been an honor to help keep this thing...

Jason, it's been an honor to help keep this thing running for all this time. Congrats on where life's taken you, and best of luck with everything in the future!
Forum: Digital Home Talk 06-23-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,645
Posted By Jorj Bauer
I fall in line with y'all - my preference is...

I fall in line with y'all - my preference is atoms, since I find DRM repugnant and repulsive.

Even so, I'm increasingly aware of how many atoms I'm having shipped all around the country just to...
Forum: Thoughts Media Status Updates 04-11-2010, 03:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,456
Posted By Jorj Bauer
... and we're back online, 2 hours and 18 minutes...

... and we're back online, 2 hours and 18 minutes later. G'nite, all!

-- Jorj
Forum: Digital Home Talk 02-11-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,284
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Nice! Now you just need the 'pack mule'...

Nice! Now you just need the 'pack mule' accessory, and you'll be all set. Until the next thing you need comes along. Trust me, I know. ;)
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-28-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,818
Posted By Jorj Bauer
I don't think that actually solves the problem;...

I don't think that actually solves the problem; it means more bureaucracy, which would probably lead to a dumbed-down test (or dumbed-down application of the test) in order to shuffle people in and...
Forum: Thoughts Media Status Updates 04-09-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 21,359
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Aww, shucks. (blush) Seriously, I'm glad to...

Aww, shucks. (blush)

Seriously, I'm glad to keep a great resource like this running. Jason, it's in my best interest to keep you going -- where else am I going to get all this great news?? It's...
Forum: Windows Phone Talk 10-31-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,348
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Draft hardware

Many of the points in this thread are really good. But there's one that everyone missed: 802.11n is currently DRAFT hardware. It is not final. It is not guaranteed in any way to be interoperable with...
Forum: Windows Phone Announcements 04-12-2006, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Re: ANN: PockeTTY 2.0 (SSH, SSL, Telnet, Serial) released

... and the direct URL to PockeTTY 2.0 is

http://www.dejavusoftware.com/pocketty/
Forum: Windows Phone Announcements 04-12-2006, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By Jorj Bauer
ANN: PockeTTY 2.0 (SSH, SSL, Telnet, Serial) released

We are very happy to announce the loooooong-awaited release of PockeTTY™ 2.0. With faster connections, full VGA and rotation support, SSL connections of several flavors, and much more, we think...
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-01-2005, 08:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Assuming they're not using a high-gain antenna to...

Assuming they're not using a high-gain antenna to sit farther away and get the same signal, of course.[/quote]

Ahh... but would only allow that person to "send" data and not receive. His device...
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-01-2005, 04:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Assuming they're not using a high-gain antenna to...

Assuming they're not using a high-gain antenna to sit farther away and get the same signal, of course.



Still not quite true. E0 (the encryption protocol for Bluetooth) uses a 128-bit key....
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-01-2005, 04:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
So let's take an example case. You're on a train,...

So let's take an example case. You're on a train, or bus, and you're in the middle of a bluetooth call. Suddenly the line drops. You check your phone to find that the headset is unpaired.

What are...
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-01-2005, 04:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
I'm not suggesting that one would inject...

I'm not suggesting that one would inject keystrokes into your computer -- the point is that one could sniff all of the traffic, without the user's knowledge, and would have a complete account of...
Forum: Windows Phone News 07-01-2005, 04:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Jason, that's not quite true. The encryption key...

Jason, that's not quite true. The encryption key for bluetooth is the PIN plus the Bluetooth address. If you know the key, you can decrypt the traffic stream. Again, back to the bluetooth keyboard I...
Forum: Windows Phone News 06-30-2005, 12:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Exactly. Or a bluetooth keyboard, where you think...

Exactly. Or a bluetooth keyboard, where you think that your traffic is encrypted, but every keystroke is being logged by someone. Bye-bye passwords...

-- Jorj
Forum: Windows Phone News 06-29-2005, 07:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,146
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Re: Bluetooth SIG Concede Newly Discovered Bluetooth Security Hole

Don't forget the multitude of devices that have a SINGLE FIXED 4-digit pin: 0000. These take absolutely no time to crack whatsoever.

And if I recall the protocol correctly, one can inject bad...
Forum: Windows Phone Articles & Resources 05-11-2005, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,799
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Here's a problem. And it seems to be a common...

Here's a problem. And it seems to be a common failing in bluetooth devices. This bluetooth device supports only one PIN number: 0000. This means that it effectively has no security: anyone with the...
Forum: Windows Phone Thoughts Site Updates 01-25-2005, 02:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,997
Posted By Jorj Bauer
I want to be there with you Jason, but more often...

I want to be there with you Jason, but more often than not I'm on the receiving end of this. I'm not sure if I want to raise public awareness by requiring better practicies (whether that be through a...
Forum: Windows Phone Announcements 11-12-2004, 03:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Interface, speed, versatility, and awards. I'll...

Interface, speed, versatility, and awards. I'll let you make your own decision!
Forum: Windows Phone Announcements 11-12-2004, 02:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By Jorj Bauer
ANN: PockeTTY is on sale!

In celebration of our 2004 PocketPC Magazine award for best Terminal application, DejaVu Software, Inc. is having a sale!

From now through December 31st, 2004, PockeTTY's price has been reduced to...
Forum: Thoughts Media Off Topic 02-06-2004, 08:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,546
Posted By Jorj Bauer
That's a great question. If anyone has...

That's a great question. If anyone has information about how it's proceeding in Hong Kong, I'd love to hear it.

I have seen reports of other test markets, and none of them has been favorable. I've...
Forum: Thoughts Media Off Topic 02-06-2004, 06:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,546
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Re: EVERY HOUSE does not need broadband

It's not the hobby aspect that hams are up in arms about (well some are, but it's not the big problem). It's the emergency communications aspect. Ham communication, believe it or not, involves a...
Forum: Thoughts Media Off Topic 02-06-2004, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,546
Posted By Jorj Bauer
If it worked that way, that'd be great....

If it worked that way, that'd be great. Unfortunately, the propogation characteristics of RF are specific to the frequency. That is, the lower the frequency, the farther the wave will travel. This is...
Forum: Thoughts Media Off Topic 02-06-2004, 04:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,546
Posted By Jorj Bauer
BPL is a *bad* idea, but the general public don't...

BPL is a *bad* idea, but the general public don't know about the pitfalls. The politicians and businessmen concentrate on the moneymaking side of the technology, and as a result it looks like a good...
Forum: Windows Phone Software 11-05-2003, 11:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,724
Posted By Jorj Bauer
Hey! I didn't realize there was actual...

Hey! I didn't realize there was actual conversation still going on with this thread. I wonder what happened to my notifications. Well, no matter... I'll just answer this implied question 4 months...
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