Use Outlook? Try Ten Tips to Speed It Up

Herbbie, the constant researcher, sends me this interesting tip sheet for speeding up the accursed Outlook. I’ve used it, but fortunately don’t have to any longer. But if you’re still trapped in that world, check out Ten Tips to Speed Up Outlook: http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10things/10-tips-for-speeding-up-outlook/3428?tag=nl.e101&s_cid=e101

Manuals for Everything

Wow: imagine an online repository of every user manual anyone could ever dig up. Here it is: http://www.manualslib.com/  (Once again, thanks Herbbie!)

An ISECOM Linux Distro

Many of you know I’ve been devoting huge hours to the ISECOM Hacker High School rewrite for 2012 (hackerhighschool.org). Lots of people are working on terrific corollary project: a Linux distro branded for ISECOM to be used for, among other things, Hacker High School! From the horse’s mouth: Hi, Here’s a sneak-peak at the ever-improving …

Ten Thousand Cameras per Server

Many of us who are or have been sci-fi buffs have a deep inward cringe at things like the robot Cheetah that can outrun Usein Bolt: http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/09/darpa-robot-usain-bolt/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+wired%2Findex+%28Wired%3A+Top+Stories%29 Now the ever-watchful Herbbie makes me uncomfortable with news of Cisco’s grand new surveillance plan: a virtualized system in which each server can manage up to 10,000 cameras. …