Wednesday, 8 May 2013

FinFisher spherical homes make circumventing region locks illegal – Let's Talk Geek 131

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In Episode 131

Summary

(AKA the timecode reference chart that gets bombed into the YouTube description)
  • 02:37 – Random
  • 04:32 – Quick Geek
  • 23:53 – Events
  • 26:40 – Ani rants: Not-so-free comic book day
  • 31:27 – FinFisher spyware servers found in South Africa
  • 37:22 – Paid-for international video streaming illegal in SA
  • 45:52 – Kicker

People

Jan Vermeulen

Johan Els

Ani Vermeulen

Tim Haak


Random

STS-131 launch, and did you know a Sophie Germain prime is a prime p such that 2p + 1 is also prime.

Events

If you have a geeky event or are looking for geeky events to attend, check out stardates.co.za and add your event if it isn't already there.
  • The Society of Automation Instrumentation Measurement and Control (SAIMC) have sponsored an exhibition space for FLL-SA (First Lego League)  at the Process-Expo. It takes place 21-31 May in Johannesburg.
  • On 21 July the National Robotics Olympiad (NRO) takes place at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) in Pretoria. The weekend after that (28 July/31 August) the NRO Finals takes place at TUT (dates to be confirmed). (Source: http://hightechsa.blogspot.com/)

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Quick Geek

What geekery is this?

Kicker

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