Monthly Archives: May 2008

Random Fred Quote

I met Father Joe, a Catholic priest who works with people with AIDS. This sounds cloyingly virtuous, unless you have AIDS. More on him in another column. But I thought, “A Christian who acts like one. What a concept.” I’m … Continue reading

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Extreme Data Recovery

Data recovered from Seagate drive in Columbia shuttle disaster Simple uncontrolled atmospheric rentry and meteoric-like impact just doesn’t cut it for destroying that questionable data. Neither does shredding into 1mm squares. Just use thermite and vaporize that disk. If you … Continue reading

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The Real World (Marvel Comics version)

 

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Datacentre Theft – Your servers are offline.

That might be a bit hard to read. Here’s the interesting bit in close up Yes, that actually happens. Over and over again in some cases.

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Future Fantasies

Oh, this guy has hit it on the nose, with what’s wrong in all those “x of the future” where x is home, business, etc. Concept environments that just plain won’t work. Two words to bring away from that rant. … Continue reading

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