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site audit/admin questions - Glen D. Mar 12, 2009 9:08 AM
NYTM special discount @ Executive Council - Preview not available user 6. Mar 12, 2009 7:57 AM
Pattie Maes & Pranav Mistry: Unveiling the "Sixth Sense," game-changing wearable tech - http://www.ted.com/index.php/t­alks/pattie_maes_demos_the_six­th_sense.html user 4. Mar 12, 2009 12:04 AM
Re: [newtech-1] SEO question: sitemap as effective as direct links? - Preview not available lisa Mar 11, 2009 5:56 PM
Re: [newtech-1] SEO question: sitemap as effective as direct links? - No - pagerank is more about links and is somewhat Joseph Franklyn M. Mar 11, 2009 4:40 PM
SEO question: sitemap as effective as direct links? - Lets say my site uses a lot of forms and javascript menus and other stuff that is known to be less well-liked by googlebots.? Does a quality XML sitemap make up for this in my pagerank? Thanks, Ben Ben R. Mar 11, 2009 4:02 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Wordpress Blog Templates - Preview not available Jonathan V. Mar 11, 2009 3:42 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Wordpress Blog Templates - http://www.uniqueblogdesigns.com/ does pretty good work. You should check them out. On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 3:17 PM, L wrote: > To all the Bloggers who have a wordpress blog: > In regards to templates, what has been your advice Mike S. Mar 11, 2009 3:21 PM
Wordpress Blog Templates - To all the Bloggers who have a wordpress blog: In regards to templates, what has been your advice or comments in regards to using a template or hiring a freelancer? I found a few sites with templ L. E. Mar 11, 2009 3:16 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Seeking DNS/IP address redirecting crash course instruction - Hi Samer Sure, let's set up an appt time and talk. Are you in NYC? How about 4pm today or 11:30am tomorrow? Thanks Leticia [masked] -----Origina L. E. Mar 11, 2009 1:58 PM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Exactly.?? Sounds like shotty work on Apple's part.?? On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:50 AM, Jonathan Vanasco < [address removed] > wrote: Jim M. Mar 11, 2009 11:54 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - On Mar 11, 2009, at 11:43 AM, Randy Noval wrote: > yes, they didn't put itunes keys in every can, but, distributing and > tracking all those codes may become a nightmare. now, add in > potentially hundreds of licensing deals (i.e. advertising) ac Jonathan V. Mar 11, 2009 11:49 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - On Mar 11, 2009, at 11:28 AM, Avi Deitcher wrote: > It seems absurd to me that Apple would use a cryptographic key > generation system for the codes on its gift cards. It has a centrally > controlled infrastructure. It could have more easily create Jonathan V. Mar 11, 2009 11:42 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Why verify? You don't need to verify at millions of points of sale. You just need to verify at iTunes online, at time of usage. And you actually don't need to worry about the central repo either. One-way hashing (using a decent hash, not something easi Avi D. Mar 11, 2009 11:41 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - I not only wonder, I practically guarantee it. You're going to be possibly issuing, and definitely verifying, those cards at millions of different points of sale. Cryptographic is much more efficient than a central registry of random IDs. Plus, if that Andy Mar 11, 2009 11:36 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Apple iTunes does issue card blocks to partners for reselling and promotion.? It seems to me that such a block fell into wrong hands, and I'm pretty sure Apple will block it relatively soon On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at Felix S. Mar 11, 2009 11:36 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Hmm, that is a good point. Although, given that these are mostly physical gift cards and subject to distribution, I cannot imagine that they could not have some data transfer mechanism. They could even generate 1MM gift card keys and *then* send them ( Avi D. Mar 11, 2009 11:34 AM
RE: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Ok to be more accurate You can now buy $200 worth of itunes for $1 ....and it doesn't appear that apple can fix the problem (from what I'm reading on other sites) without wiping out every other gift card in existence. To me this sounds lik Dean C. Mar 11, 2009 11:31 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - a twitterless link: http://www.appleinsider.com/ar­ticles/09/03/10/hackers_crack_­apples_itunes_gift_card_algori­thm.html ? Brad J. Mar 11, 2009 11:28 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - It seems absurd to me that Apple would use a cryptographic key generation system for the codes on its gift cards. It has a centrally controlled infrastructure. It could have more easily created completely random gift codes, and just verify them on the Avi D. Mar 11, 2009 11:27 AM
Re: [newtech-1] itunes cracked - Just to be clear, the gift card system was cracked, not iTunes as a whole. On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:23 AM, Dean Collins wrote: > Itunes cracked > > http://twitter.com/deancollins/status/1311009110 > > > > > > I won Andy Mar 11, 2009 11:27 AM
itunes cracked - Dean C. Mar 11, 2009 11:22 AM
Dual-band WiFi-n? - Anyone using a dual-band WiFi-n router?? I noticed Apple finally released a dual-band router for under $200. http://arstechnica.com/ap Michael M. Mar 11, 2009 12:15 AM
Re: [newtech-1] LinkedIn Invitations - How are they even showing up on the list? AKA -- Meetup, you *should* be running Spam Filters - I filed a ticket first. I wanted to embarass them for shoddy list security on the list ;) On Mar 10, 2009, at 6:39 PM, Matt Weinberg wrote: > On Mar 10, 2009, at 4:02 PM, Jonathan Vanasco wrote: > >> So , Meetup - please block forged email fr Jonathan V. Mar 10, 2009 7:16 PM
Re: [newtech-1] LinkedIn Invitations - How are they even showing up on the list? AKA -- Meetup, you *should* be running Spam Filters - On Mar 10, 2009, at 4:02 PM, Jonathan Vanasco wrote: > So , Meetup - please block forged email from social network sites > automatically. We shouldn't have to deal with this crap. I doubt they read this-- you should seriously consider sending a Matt W. Mar 10, 2009 6:38 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Web Service Spam Bots - This maybe a good starting point: http://www.nessus.org/nessus/ http://www.nstalker.com/produc­ts Victor S. Mar 10, 2009 5:03 PM
NYConvergence.com Posts Summary of March 2009 NY Tech Meetup - If you weren't able to attend last night's meetup at FIT's Haft Auditorium, a summary of the presentations is now available online at NYConvergence here: http://www.nyconvergence.com/2­009/03/ny-tech-meetup-debuts-a­t-suny-fit-.html. Feel free to co Matthew C. Mar 10, 2009 4:32 PM
Web Service Spam Bots - Anyone know if there are 'standard' spam bots for web services, or if each one is custom coded. I'd like to use one to stress test defenses. I've designed / built / managed plenty of web-spiders and stuff in the past for social networks -- but Jonathan V. Mar 10, 2009 4:25 PM
Re: [newtech-1] LinkedIn Invitations - How are they even showing up on the list? AKA -- Meetup, you *should* be running Spam Filters - ++ On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 3:02 PM, Jonathan Vanasco wrote: > The last LinkedIn spam to the list had this header > > �� �� �� ��From: �� User Name > �� �� �� ��Subject: �� Andy Mar 10, 2009 4:07 PM
LinkedIn Invitations - How are they even showing up on the list? AKA -- Meetup, you *should* be running Spam Filters - The last LinkedIn spam to the list had this header From: User Name Subject: [newtech-1] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn Which isn't really possible -- LinkedIn can't really send from "UserEmail", it can only 'spoof' that addr Jonathan V. Mar 10, 2009 4:01 PM
Re: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Preview not available Mike S. Mar 10, 2009 3:53 PM
Re: [newtech-1] amazon flexible payment system - Using it. Like everything else Amazon, it's reliable, cheap and easy. Well-documented, good support, good community around it. I use it for backend processing, where merchants are (typically) more savvy than the average end user, and are used to deal Andy Mar 10, 2009 3:17 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn - Ravi, Parse through the scenario, and what I said. Christopher needs to change the address he has registered for this list. Christopher is not the sender. Thanks- --ab On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 2:01 PM, Ravi Jayagopal Andy Mar 10, 2009 3:04 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn - Andrew, It is actually the sender's fault :-) When you get an email from the group, the default "reply to" is the meetup email id. Ravi Jayagopal PS: Come hang out with my clients, associates and friends... http://Techiiies.com/group/ A user 8. Mar 10, 2009 3:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn - Andrew, It's not actually the sender's fault :-) When you get an email from the group, the default "reply to" is the meetup email id. Ravi Jayagopal PS: Come hang out with my clients, associates and friends... http://Techiiies.com/group/ user 8. Mar 10, 2009 3:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Invitation to connect on LinkedIn - Sooner than later, "Christopher" needs to fix his reply-to address ... On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 1:41 PM, Lindsey Port wrote: > LinkedIn > > Lindsey Port requested to add you as a connection on LinkedIn: > > > > Chri Andy Mar 10, 2009 2:47 PM
RE: [newtech-1] amazon flexible payment system - Dean C. Mar 10, 2009 2:29 PM
RE: [newtech-1] amazon flexible payment system - Kim C. Mar 10, 2009 2:20 PM
amazon flexible payment system - Dean C. Mar 10, 2009 2:13 PM
need front-end consultant - Hi I need a front-end consultant to augment our development group. Must know: Flash (AS3 please) HTML, JS (JQuery), etc. .Net (basic knowledge is enough) I know this is a tall order and that Flash guys generally only do Flash so I am not going user 2. Mar 10, 2009 1:31 PM
Re: [newtech-1] South by Southwest Conference Advice - On Mar 10, 2009, at 9:19 AM, Michael wrote: > Just kinda funny to me. I never heard of the conference. The Texas > economy thing cracks me up. Nothing like loading a gun and not > pulling the trigger - oh, wait! No pun intended... :-) sxsw s Jonathan V. Mar 10, 2009 11:58 AM
Social Media for Social Change Event - sm4sc.com - $10 OFF CODE - Hi everyone - Apologies for the spam - My name is Matthew Knell, and I got to very briefly present our organization Social Media for Social Change (sm4sc.com) at last night's NY Tech Meetup. Just wanted to share some more details of our event - an Matthew K. Mar 10, 2009 10:52 AM
Voxli - Dean C. Mar 10, 2009 10:12 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Samsung drives - Preview not available Miles R. Mar 10, 2009 9:21 AM
Re: [newtech-1] South by Southwest Conference Advice - Just kinda funny to me. I never heard of the conference. The Texas economy thing cracks me up. Nothing like loading a gun and not pulling the trigger - oh, wait! No pun intended... :-) Jonathan Vanasco wrote: > > Part of me says : > If I user 4. Mar 10, 2009 9:17 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Samsung drives - Preview not available Hank W. Mar 10, 2009 8:59 AM
Samsung drives - Dean C. Mar 10, 2009 8:51 AM
Server location is such a big deal - Dean C. Mar 10, 2009 8:34 AM
daily digest - Hi, I'm no longer receiving my daily digest for the message board. Could this please be restored? Thanks for your help. -- Dedi Felman [address removed] [masked] Dedi Mar 9, 2009 11:55 PM
RE: [newtech-1] South by Southwest Conference Advice - Glen D. Mar 9, 2009 9:03 PM
Re: [newtech-1] South by Southwest Conference Advice - On Mar 9, 2009, at 6:56 PM, Shawn Ames wrote: > LOL. You're hilarious dude. This was the funniest email I've > received in quite some time. Never been to Texas. Wish I had some > buddies there I could shack with like you though. 'Checkmark' for Jonathan V. Mar 9, 2009 7:49 PM
RE: [newtech-1] the rubicon project - Thanks will go check out Pubmatic now. Regards, Dean Collins Cognation Inc [address removed] [masked] New York [masked] (Sydney in-dial). [masked] (London in-dial). -----Original Message----- From: new Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 7:02 PM
Re: [newtech-1] the rubicon project - Preview not available Allen S. Mar 9, 2009 6:57 PM
Re: [newtech-1] South by Southwest Conference Advice - Part of me says : If I were you, I would go to music. And I would drink. A lot. Tons of great bands. Very jealous. Many of my friends are speaking this year in every vertical , I have free housing if I want it... The other part of me Jonathan V. Mar 9, 2009 6:51 PM
the rubicon project - Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 6:23 PM
Re: [newtech-1] anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - On Mar 9, 2009, at 5:05 PM, Avi Deitcher wrote: > Up to Jonathan, if he wants to. I will leave it to his discretion. > After all, it was not my thoughts but his good thinking. I brainstormed with Avi on a few different ACL concepts that might fit Jonathan V. Mar 9, 2009 6:13 PM
Re: [newtech-1] anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - Up to Jonathan, if he wants to. I will leave it to his discretion. After all, it was not my thoughts but his good thinking. On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 4:03 PM, Varun Mehta wrote: > Could you share the solution. Would be a nice t Avi D. Mar 9, 2009 5:04 PM
Re: [newtech-1] anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - Could you share the solution. Would be a nice to know. Regards Varun Mehta 2009/3/9 Avi Deitcher < [address removed] > Varun M. Mar 9, 2009 5:02 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Tonight's Meetup still on? - Still very much on! 700+ people will be there! -- a record for this community. If anyone wants to meetup after who can't make it to the event, we'll be going to Elevate on 8th Ave, between 29th + 30th. Steve Eisenberg (NYTM member) o Nate W. Mar 9, 2009 4:58 PM
Re: [newtech-1] anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - Thanks, Varun, read all the standards a long time ago. It was the very specific question of generic vs. data-specific permissions without defaulting to users in ACLs. Jonathan Vanasco, as always, had an innovative and dead-on solution. On Mon, Mar 9 Avi D. Mar 9, 2009 4:55 PM
Re: [newtech-1] anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - You an start by reading this http://csrc.nist.gov/groups/SN­S/rbac/standards.html Regards Varun Mehta 2009/3/9 Avi Deitc Varun M. Mar 9, 2009 4:52 PM
RE: [newtech-1] still trying to find ecommerce community solution - Preview not available Alex G. Mar 9, 2009 4:26 PM
Tonight's Meetup still on? - Just making sure, as I didn't seen any emails about this today. If yes, then I'll see you there! Ravi Jayagopal Turn Your WordPress Blog Into A Membership Site... http://www.Digital-Access-Pass­.com user 8. Mar 9, 2009 4:04 PM
Re: [newtech-1] still trying to find ecommerce community solution - I thought the right answer would be the to use Ning as the community and have an OpenSocial API for the ecommerce portion.? ShopIt came up from google search.? Probably more opportunity in this area. Carmen D. Mar 9, 2009 3:54 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Wolfram Alpha - On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 2:17 PM, D.A. Gutierrez wrote: > Has anyone heard about Wolfram Alpha? Any thoughts? > Let's wait and see. Stephen Wolfram has some of the smartest people in the world working for him, and Mathematica john c. Mar 9, 2009 3:39 PM
Re: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Mike: There's a few companies out there working on augmented reality, well, probably more then a few. We've worked with a company called Metaio, who did the very cool AR project for Mini in Germany last year. There's also an AR lab at Columbia tha David P. Mar 9, 2009 3:24 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Seeking DNS/IP address redirecting crash course instruction - Thanks! -----Original Message----- From: Paul Guidry <[address removed]> To: [address removed] Sent: Mon, 9 Mar[masked]:22 pm Subject: Re: [newtech-1] Seeking DNS/IP address redirecting crash course instructio L. E. Mar 9, 2009 2:37 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Wolfram Alpha - A little more info: D.A. G. Mar 9, 2009 2:33 PM
Wolfram Alpha - Has anyone heard about Wolfram Alpha? Any thoughts? D.A. G. Mar 9, 2009 2:15 PM
still trying to find ecommerce community solution - seems that there are a bunch of solutions beyond the budget, anyone have any ideas as to ASP type solutions which incorporate ecommerce and community in one platform? Miles -- --------------my twitter is MilesJNYC Pl Miles R. Mar 9, 2009 2:14 PM
RE: [newtech-1] Seeking DNS/IP address redirecting crash course instruction - P { MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px } samer g. Mar 9, 2009 2:10 PM
Re: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Preview not available Jonathan V. Mar 9, 2009 2:09 PM
SMS and Internet Usage Question - I got asked this and wanted to refer it here: Is it possible for a mobile operator to control SMS and Internet traffic for BlackBerry BIS users? If yes, can you explain how this is accomplished? user 4. Mar 9, 2009 1:23 PM
RE: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - It's just pattern recognition. Once the application 'recognizes' the card it's just superimposing an image over the top of the webcam video display. Regards, Dean Collins Cognation Inc [address removed] [masked] New York + Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 1:18 PM
Re: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Preview not available Mike S. Mar 9, 2009 1:13 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Making money from a blog? - One thing you also need to do is blog often. The more content you have on your site, the more you're going to be found in search. As you outpace the competition, the spiders will look to your blog as possibly more relevant on a search query, since your Anthony Z. Mar 9, 2009 1:05 PM
Seeking DNS/IP address redirecting crash course instruction - Hi I hope this posting is allowed here.�� Seeking: I am looking for someone to dedicate about 30 minu L. E. Mar 9, 2009 12:59 PM
anyone here experienced with RBAC and open to a conversation? - Anyone here experience with RBAC and open to a conversation (off the list, so as to annoy as few people as possible)? RBAC traditionally involves setting each user into a role, and assigning permissions for that role, e.g. create new account, or edit Avi D. Mar 9, 2009 12:49 PM
RE: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Preview not available Alex G. Mar 9, 2009 12:47 PM
RE: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 12:09 PM
RE: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - user 6. Mar 9, 2009 12:04 PM
RE: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 11:59 AM
Re: [newtech-1] 3d baseball cards - Preview not available Miles R. Mar 9, 2009 11:57 AM
3d baseball cards - Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 11:53 AM
Re: [newtech-1] an idea for meetup space - Jonathan, ? I?like the way you think. On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 3:13 PM, Jonathan Vanasco < [address removed] > wrote: K. Mar 9, 2009 11:02 AM
Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail - Oh, what a dummy! Opps... I was never onioned before. Awesome... :-) Sorry, still, depressing reading. Craig Wood wrote: > Read the date .. Feb 24th, 2059 ;-) -- you got onioned. > > -Craig > > On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 9:00 AM, Michael user 4. Mar 9, 2009 10:20 AM
Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail - oh, point well taken craig. Raymond --- On Mon, 3/9/09, Craig Wood wrote: > From: Craig Wood > Subject: Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail > To: [address removed] > Date: Monday, March 9, 20 ray s. Mar 9, 2009 10:16 AM
Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail - Its unbelieveable to me that germany and japan, even beijing, china have it and we do not. The cars we have are just not the answer and rail would bring so much more value socially and also to be green. so what if its not as fast as an airplane? I s ray s. Mar 9, 2009 10:15 AM
Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail - Read the date .. Feb 24th, 2059 ;-) -- you got onioned. -Craig On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 9:00 AM, Michael < [address removed] > wrote: Craig W. Mar 9, 2009 10:11 AM
MS stores - Dean C. Mar 9, 2009 10:07 AM
Re: [newtech-1] High-speed rail - My brain shut down when I read on of the posts at the end: Not sure if it true though - did not see it on the web anywhere. "February 24th, 2059 WASHINGTON D.C.- Yesterday, the American Rail Association CEO spoke with the President about existing pla user 4. Mar 9, 2009 9:59 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Eee PC in a keyboard - Ok - I'll date myself Mr. TRS-80 fancy pants! Lol - just joking. I do want to thank you for the post, after reading it I did some poking around on the web and oh, there are some great memories... I had the best teacher in high school (I guess for user 4. Mar 9, 2009 9:27 AM
FYI: If you are trying to raise money: David Rose at Fordham's Lincoln Center campus on Thursday - Given that I have like 6 "please look at my awful pitch and pass this on to investors that you know" e-mails sitting in my inbox *this morning*, I thought I'd direct the community to an event on Thursday night that people raising money might want to Charlie O. Mar 9, 2009 8:15 AM
High-speed rail - Here's a good article to read on the train tomorrow. http://www.onearth.org/article­/on-the-fast-track?page=1 I didn&# Michael M. Mar 8, 2009 11:58 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Great quote - Was the quote from a Brit, Aussie or Kiwi? ?We must get to the intended meaning. ?Maybe we should redefine the term in American English since we're too lazy to look things up. -Mike On Sun, Mar Michael M. Mar 8, 2009 11:47 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Great quote - It's a very Australian term, I don't use it that often, I use the term, 'your a dick' more often, but it doesn't go with this statement. Disclaimer:? We are talking about Australian slang here. I state this because with a pr Ronald B. Mar 8, 2009 11:24 PM
RE: [newtech-1] Great quote - "Australian term" hmmm...? - sounds like the start of another Nationalist rant! "Wanker is a pejorative term of English origin, common in Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, and British-influenced territories like South Africa." http://en.w Glen D. Mar 8, 2009 11:16 PM
RE: [newtech-1] Great quote - Actually no it's an Australian term - wankers are ignorant, loud mouth people, who think they know it all and have to let everyone know what they know. Hmmm wouldn't that be describing me :) Regards, Dean Collins Cognation Inc dean@cogn Dean C. Mar 8, 2009 10:28 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Great quote - Someone who doesn't use http://dictionary.com before asking a question. ?:-) -Mike On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 9:54 PM, Mike Redler < Michael M. Mar 8, 2009 9:57 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Great quote - It's an British term for a person who jerks off. In this context, the porn-o-holics. :) Sent from Ryan's iPhone On Mar 8, 2009, at 21:54, Mike Redler wrote: > What's a wanker? > > Mike > > Miles Rose wrote: >> >From "T Ryan C. Mar 8, 2009 9:56 PM

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