Yes and Apple does the same thing with its iPhones and iOS to stop jail breaking. It's got to be related to copyrights, patents and other protection "ism's" that are in place and used to control fair market place competion. It's been said before "capitalism, should be make it good the first time or get out and let… » 7/19/14 1:21pm 7/19/14 1:21pm

nicely written. I have recently acquired a to me new Xbox 360 from family. I am delighted to have discovered that you can play the halo original on it. Tho it does need an update to be downloaded. And now thanks to you I have a list of games to try out and my family to get upset at me not paying attention to them. As… » 6/25/14 9:38pm 6/25/14 9:38pm

A Beginners Data Security Guide Series Part 3

If you have started with us on the first part, then you know we used a commonly used analogy that security geeks use called "the three states of data" and translated those definitions to a more commonly understood analogy that the rest of us have learned called "the three states of Matter". If you don't know what I'm… » 6/24/14 8:35pm 6/24/14 8:35pm

Lived here most of my life (California ) yep it's true heat= earthquake. Here's some more sayings "when the leaves on fruit trees fold or turn upside down, get ready for a quake" and this one " if the crickets and stuff stop cherping, quake in three days" and lastly " when all the city dogs are howling, that's your… » 5/15/14 3:34pm 5/15/14 3:34pm

interesting, I had always afraid of doing this. Maybe because of some unfounded fear I might get caught casing the company and close the door permanently on that company. There are a few companies I would like to work for because they treat their employee's very well. » 4/07/14 10:39am 4/07/14 10:39am