Category Archives: hardware

dc414 meeting lulz – 2.3.12

February’s meeting was another one for the books. We had a full blown G+ hangout setup complete with a projector and a hand cam. A big thanks to bneu for providing the cam and darkwind for the capture device. I … Continue reading

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Modding a Linksys NAS200 to stay cool.

I got the Linksys NAS200 a while back to hold all my music, movies, and TV shows. For a while it worked great and I really liked being able to do streaming and shit from it but I soon found … Continue reading

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First 2012 meeting recap

January’s meeting had a few kinks but all in all everything went well and we had a few new faces in the crowd. We had some issues with the G+ hangout, but it was our first time and i’m sure … Continue reading

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Badge program update

We have added a few achievements here and there and changed how you get badges. We also changed up the badge idea it self a little, now once you finish up the achievements for a badge you get a cloth … Continue reading

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dc414’s badge program project.

The badge program project is a little game for hackers, crackers, and phreaks. The goal is to facilitate learning in a fun and interesting way. Each badge has a list of achievements you must obtain to be eligible to get … Continue reading

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December meeting recap

Decembers meeting was awesome! Vlad gave a great in depth wi-spy demo. He showed us what a Bluetooth file transfer looks like, what microwaves look like and access points looks like, and gave good detail of just what exactly was … Continue reading

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PXE Boot Primer for Windows

by dw5304 AT dc414.org PXE Boot Primer: Part One We are creating a network boot environment for installing OS and running diagnostic utilities. Configure your DHCP server I chose dd-wrt because of its ability to set the DHCP options for … Continue reading

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Sweet Star Trek Enterprise mod for the desktop.

So my wife got me this awesome Star Trek Enterprise model with working lights and a play able recording of the intro to the original series for $10 at a rummage sale. Only issue was the batteries have been in … Continue reading

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dc414 November meeting’s awesomeness

Well Novembers meeting was one of our best for sure! Many thanks to James and Bucketworks for putting the safe opening event together and letting us play with your locks and junk, you are the best! It all started with … Continue reading

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My lame IR copy toy pt2

Some of you might remember the first post on my lame IR copy toy. Well I have tweaked the code a little and put it all on a nice little PCB board that fits great over the Arduino, here is … Continue reading

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