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bio website twitter.com/kenwarner
location New York City
age 31
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i write software for a living. someday a robot is going to take my job. i can't wait.


Mar
12
comment Boot Camp: is it possible to restart directly to Windows from Mac OS X?
why doesn't it work with ntfs-3g? edit: found a possible workaround macosxhints.com/article.php?story=20080101043841537
Mar
12
revised Unpredictable MBP wake from sleep in Windows 7 Boot Camp
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Mar
12
revised Unpredictable MBP wake from sleep in Windows 7 Boot Camp
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Mar
12
asked Unpredictable MBP wake from sleep in Windows 7 Boot Camp
Mar
12
comment Is it possible to use Windows 7 as a media center extender?
i agree, that's the way MS designed it, but if the xbox can do it, surely it must at least be POSSIBLE for a win7 to act as an extender, somebody just needs to write the software that impersonates itself as an xbox
Mar
12
awarded  Scholar
Mar
12
accepted Is it possible to use Windows 7 as a media center extender?
Mar
12
accepted Is there a lightweight, system tray application to notify of Exchange mail arrival?
Mar
12
accepted How can I protect myself while using public wifi hotspots?
Mar
3
comment How can I get Snow Leopard to recognize my third partition?
where is this efixit software?
Feb
15
awarded  Editor
Feb
15
revised How can I get Snow Leopard to recognize my third partition?
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Feb
15
asked How can I get Snow Leopard to recognize my third partition?
Oct
18
asked Is it possible to use Windows 7 as a media center extender?
Aug
19
awarded  Beta
Aug
4
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
4
comment How can I protect myself while using public wifi hotspots?
i guess that's moreso what i meant. i wouldn't imagine there would be a lot of CPU processing involved, just the delay in jumping through hoops. will definitely be trying this when i get home. i saw something that some routers have built-in VPN capabilities too.
Aug
4
comment How can I protect myself while using public wifi hotspots?
what kind of performance hit is there with this approach?
Aug
4
comment How can I protect myself while using public wifi hotspots?
also, a lot of applications these days access the internet outside the browser. There's no way to know if these apps are using https
Aug
4
comment How can I protect myself while using public wifi hotspots?
if a website doesn't offer a https connection, is there anything else i can do to use that site without potentially being compromised?