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Monthly Archive for March, 2006

Junk Mail is the Old Spam

While spammers are on everyone’s mind these days, there’s still people who send junk mail… or in other terms, people who want my money. Sorting through the pile of mail, here’s a few things that caught my eye.

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Red Bull Boozing Studied

Red Bull is in the news again. This time it is being reported by Forbes that energy drinks and alcohol don’t mix. Oh but they do!

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When configuring a Cisco PIX in Transparent Mode to operate across VLANs, take caution when using Foundry’s Virtual Ethernet (VE) interfaces. On firewalls from Cisco, Transparent Mode is a significant new feature of PIX 7.0, where the firewall can be configured to behave like a Layer 2 bridge. Previously PIX devices behaved like an ACL-enhanced […]

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Using LinkedIn for Networking

LinkedIn fancies itself as a social networking site for managing relationships; similar to Orkut or MySpace, except targeting business professionals.

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Comet, the Clean Rice

When you think of Comet, you probably think of the household cleaner. While perusing the weekly circulars, I discovered that there’s also a brand of rice that shares the same name.

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