Author Archives: E.M.Smith

About E.M.Smith

A technical managerial sort interested in things from Stonehenge to computer science. My present "hot buttons' are the mythology of Climate Change and ancient metrology; but things change...

Can Factoring Large Prime Multiples Be Attacked By Precompute & Store? – Nope.

Can you pre-compute enough prime products to make a Rainbow Table attack on RSA type encryption? Continue reading

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Works As Advertised – Just Not Well

I bought a propane to Lindal fitting adapter. It works as you would expect, as claimed, and it isn’t worth buying. Continue reading

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Thus Trump.

What happens when a people sees the Hegelian Dialectic game being played one to many one too often? They stop it by whatever means necessary. Thus Trump. Continue reading

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Looks Like The Canadian Free Trade Union Just Died

The Canadian Supreme Court has voted to have the Provinces leave the Free Trade Union between them… Go figure… And I thought the USA Supremes were a bit daft. Continue reading

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