New Proposed TTC Subway Icons: Another Perspective

Monday, October 7, 2013 @ 11:31 pm

The TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) has released a draft of their proposed subway icons. I was curious to see how others might see these icons, so this blog post serves to display the icons in three different sets of eyes.

Getting Started with Ruby (on Rails)

Sunday, October 6, 2013 @ 11:50 pm

As a developer, it is important to keep your mind active and concurrently learn new languages while creating random (and fun) projects. I had the opportunity to play around with Ruby a couple of years ago but got side-tracked with school, co-op and contract work, but to get back on track, I’ve been going through […]

[TECH] Analyzing How the FBI Tracked a TOR Site Operator

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 @ 2:53 pm

The indictment document which details how the FBI went about tracking, identifying, and ultimately arresting the operator of the “Silk Road” drug site is available online, and I’ve taken a look to summarize their process.

Toronto Transit Fare: When a Metropass Makes Sense

Monday, September 30, 2013 @ 9:13 pm

I decided to do some number crunching to determine the unit prices of each TTC fare option, with a section that answers the question “Should I buy a metropass for next month, or should I just use tokens?”

[GUIDE] Setting Up Your Home Wireless Router

Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 10:02 pm

I’ll be sharing some of my best practices that I do when I set up wireless routers, integrating ad/tracker blocking, OpenDNS, as well as a few other optimizations, with the help of customized builds of the Tomato router firmware.