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Encrypt away

With days until mandatory data-retention starts in Australia it's time to encrypt all the things.
  // With mandatory data retention only days away in Australia, it's time to encrypt all the things. What is mandatory data retention? Think of it as parliamentary supported… http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2015/10/encrypt-away/

Excuses

Often excuses are so I can avoid responsibility.
  // Sorry readers for it has been too many days since my last contribution. I admit it. While I have found the time to enjoy the ramblings and analysis of others I have not si… http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2015/01/excuses/

BudgetAus: an example of collaboration that works.

A short post about the BudgetAus collaboration of which I am part.
  // Headlines about technology and business collaborations which sour are familiar: the well-trodden path of poor communication, broken promises, and shattered projects. Well … http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2014/05/budgetaus-example-collaboration-works/

A wordcloud for your last 3,000 tweets or so

A quick post about how to do a word cloud of your tweets
  // Have you ever wanted to see a picture of your tweets? Here is one of my last 3,000 or so tweets, with some filtering applied. Now the steps described below are f… http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2014/03/wordcloud-your-last-3000-tweets-or-wo/

My first Github project

I published my first Github project.
  // Today I entered the world of people who develop code products and make them available to the broader community. While I've created and published articles, this is the firs… http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2014/02/my-first-github-project/

The joys of distractions

A little post on distractions
  // Today is a beautiful and sunny day in Tokyo, a ripper at 10 degrees! Pity about the wind  which is gusting across the snow which still hasn't melted from the recent snowy … http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2014/02/joys-distractions/

Australia, look at yourself.

I have a rant about what Australia is, or is becoming.
  // Australia, look at yourself. No, seriously, look at yourself. You’ve helped neighbouring countries through dark times, You’ve got an economy that has seen off the … http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2014/02/australia-look-yourself/

SkyJack

Came across a technology called Sky Jack, create an army of zombie drones.
Today I came across probably one of the coolest demonstrations of remote-control hacking I have ever seen. The technology is called SkyJack and, based on commercial off the shelf … http://pgd.id.au/concrete5/index.php/blog/2013/12/sky-jack/