A random collection of daily links drawn from the depths of the Internet.

1/14/14 Gil's LotD: George W. Bush's email

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/03/17/us/the-last-e-mail-goodbye-from-gwb-to-his-42-buddies.html George W. Bush kept a mailing list of friends right up until he won the presidency.


1/13/14 Gil's LotD: Smart toilet exploits

https://www.trustwave.com/spiderlabs/advisories/TWSL2013-020.txt Satis smart toilets have a hard coded password allowing anyone to flush and lift the lid remotely.

12/29/13 Gil's LotD: The Long View

http://basalgangster.macgui.com/RetroMacComputing/The_Long_View/The_Long_View.html The Long View writes about long-forgotten technical details from the original Macintosh system.

12/26/13 Gil's LotD: CMS Trap

http://hakunin.com/cms-trap Wise advice on how to structure a web app to avoid falling into a complexity pit.

12/23/13 Gil's LotD: RetroBSD

http://retrobsd.org/wiki/doku.php RetroBSD is a port of 2.11BSD to microcontroller hardware.


12/21/13 Gil's LotD: System 7 emulated

http://jamesfriend.com.au/pce-js/ Emulate Macintosh System 7 in Javascript in your browser.


12/20/13 Gil's LotD: Walking NYC

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2013/09/a-walker-in-the-city.html One man walked almost every street in New York City and has written a book on his experiences.


12/18/13 Gil's LotD: IMFDB

http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/Main_Page The Internet Movie Firearm Database. Identifies every gun in every movie and video game.


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