A shoulder surfer is someone
who watches over your shoulder
as you "surf" the
I'm supporting Beto O'Rourke for President in the memory of Nightstalker of the CdC.
Fresh U.S presidential candidate @BetoORourke was a member of the country’s oldest hacking group, which has kept his role a secret for decades – until now. My story is up on Reuters at https://t.co/pvdNu7p7Yg, but let me say a little more in this thread. (1/10) pic.twitter.com/luGt4QDhnK— Joseph Menn (@josephmenn) March 15, 2019
Help Cory Doctorow and the Electronic Frontier Foundation
eradicate Digital Rights Management
Hear Cory talk about DRM
"I am not a leader.
I am a loner with people who happen to
walk in the same direction as me."
- The Cheshire Catalyst answering a question about his
leadership position in the computer hacking communitty.
Then a buddy of mine sent me the following:
“If your actions inspire others to dream more,
learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”
-John Quincy Adams
Link to my Birthday Article
Link to my Leap Second Page
Placed on the site on 2016-12-31
(There is no Leap Second scheduled for the end of 2019)
When I need encrypted Text Messaging, I use SIGNAL
(Check about 20:15 minutes in)
Cheshire's Post HOPE Web Pages
Pages with links based on the Hackers On Planet Earth conferences
|The Titusville FL 2600 Gathering|
on the 1st Friday of each month
Crescent Coffee Company
311 South Washington Ave
Titusville FL 32796
|Melbourne FL 2600 Gathering|
1st Friday of each month
Sun Shoppe Cafe
540 E New Haven Ave. 5:30 pm
And a little child shall lead them
Or someone with a child like imagination
I wanted to attend, but couldn't.
I feel like I've missed Woodstock. Again.
|> The program said "Requires Windows 98|
> or better to run properly." So I
> installed Linux.
|Got a Blue Box?|
Visit ProjectMF.Org to find an Asterisk PBX
that will accept Multi Frequency tones.
Are you ready to SIP the Kool-Aid®?
Study up on Session Initiation Protocol
The "Internet Method" of telephone switching
|Buy Cheshire's book!|
Of course They're Secrets
They're In The Manual
Includes images of back issues
of the TAP and YIPL newsletters.
The color of the muppet above
represents the current
Terror Alert Level
Welcome to my Home Page
The Cheshire Catalyst is Richard Cheshire, former editor of theA towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar
TAP Newsletter. Folks either call him Chesh or Cheshire.
People who don't know him, read his name tag and call him Richard.
Only salesmen ever try to call him Dick. There are those who have
known him for years who still call him Ozzie, however.
hitchhiker can have... any man who can hitch the length and breadth of
the Galaxy, rough it, slum it, struggle against terrible odds, win through
and still know where his towel is, is clearly a man to be reckoned with.
- The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams
Did you enjoy my latest article in
Don't you have a Smart Watch yet?
|Looking for your Public Service or Utility Commission?Visit the|
NARUC List of State Web Sites
of the National Association of Regulatory Utiltiy Commissioners.
|Root Your Kindle|
Using eBook readers as small tablets.
You won't see many messages from me, but I've got it.
| ACLU Bust Card|
Do's and Don'ts when they come in through the bedroom window.
You've heard about it.
Now download it!
OK, Kevin's Free. I'm happy for the fellow. But 2600 is now under fire from the Motion Picture Association of America, the MPAA. Yess, the people who "rate" motion pictures for the public. They are also "Keepers of the Intellectual Property" for DVD's. 2600 meerly pointed Hyperlinks at DVD Decoding Software, and got their ass sued. Fortunately, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has come to their financial aid in the matter, but 2600 needs our support.
Buy Their Shirt
And Wear It To The Movies!
Even The New York Times has taken notice!
Of course, if you'd just rather read something about him, there's the 1982 article from "Technology Illustrated" magazine. Don't be surprised if this clueless journalist gets the technical details wrong. He did the best he could do. (Oh, and I should warn you that there is just alittle hyperbole in use - Hell, I didn't reccognize myself in there!)Here's a Definition of me found while doing an "ego scan" of "CheshireCatalyst" on Google.
If you're interested, you can read
|Surgeon General's Warning:|
The Capitol Steps will cause your sides to split.
-C. Everett Koop, 1/6/89
How I Spent My Summer Vacation
H2K, or HOPE 2000, was the third Hacker's On Planet Earth conference put on by2600 Magazine, "The Hacker's Quarterly" which was held at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City July 14-16. I spoke on:
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