First Edition of “The C Programming Language”, freely available on Internet Archive

Thanks to “Ok, panico”, who discovered this gem and has shared it with all his readers A beautiful discover, directly from the Internet Archive, free and nicely legal: the first edition (dated 1978) of “The C Programming Language”, the bible the C language, written directly by those created this loved/hated language (Dennis Ritchie and Brian Kernighan)….

Marfil — An Extension of the Aircrack-ng Suite used to assess WiFi Network Security

Marfil is an extension of the Aircrack-ng suite, used to assess WiFi network security. It allows to split the work of performing long running dictionary attacks among many computers. The Aircrack-ng suite provides the aircrack-ng tool, which is a 802.11 WEP and WPA/WPA2-PSK key cracking program. When cracking the latter, a dictionary or word list…

Happy Towel Day 2016!

Don’t panic and carry a towel! Towel Day is celebrated every year on 25 May as a tribute to the author Douglas Adams by his fans. On this day, fans openly carry a towel with them, as described in Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, to demonstrate their appreciation for the books and the author….

Another World Source Code Review

Dedicated to the nerds grown in the 90s Recently i have read an interesting article by Fabien Sanglard about a milestone of videogames: “Another World”. I spent two weeks reading and reverse engineering further the source code of Another World(“Out Of This World” in North America). I based my work on Gregory Montoir’s “binary to C++”…

Brienne and Tormund: love is in the air?

Just for fun… From WikiOfThrones: Brienne has come to Castle Black for the first time and it looks like she already has a male admirer. This admirer is not a brother of the night’s watch but the wildlingTormund. Although the thought emerged as a fan theory, director Dan Sackheimhas recently confirmed this theory and said that,…