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The term Phrack stands for phreaking, hacking, cracking + more (like malware).  e.g. Phrack zine (e-magazine) first published in 1985.


Wed, 22 Aug 2010 01:10

Microsoft used .com as the 3character file extension for Command files in its OS way before the web and .com commercial websites.


Wed, 22 Aug 2010 01:05

2600Hz (2.6kHz) is a tone sent by US phreakers to telephone exchanges to identify themselves as an exchange and therefore not be charged for calls.


Wed, 22 Aug 2010 00:48

Computing Tips: Windows
Depending on your computing skills select options in Control Panel, Folder Options, View, Advanced Settings

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 06:14

Re-Post: RTt@iCeleby Photo
We've added prepared twitter photos to our facebook page http://fb.iceleb.org  Photos of 14 celebs up there.  If you'd like this for you then ask!

Tue, 14 Sep 2010 21:49

Like this blog?  Follow our μblog copy directly on twitter twitter@frequencyness and our copy on facebook – Direct and with less images, formating, text and no translation but on a couple of sites with a heap more visitors.

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 17:37

"Let's use the web to create neat new exciting things.  Let's use the web to help people understand each other."
@timberners_lee, Inventor of the Web

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 16:38

Re-Post: Sƒ RTt@profreq Photo
ƒrequency's photos of our beautiful planet – On t@panoramio & on t@googleearth

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 21:16

Thinking forward to the web's 20th birthday in 2011.  The web was born to the public in 1991 from it's 1990 local existance, fathered by a Brit, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, at CERN near Genève (Geneva) in Suisse (Switzerland).
http://www.w3c.org/People/Berners-Lee/     http://cern.ch/

Sun, 12 Aug 2010 19:21

Re-Post: Sƒ RTt@sexyfreq Photo
In the pool at the Playboy Mansion.  With @AngelaMarie21 Playboy Cybergirl of the Week 13 Sep 10
See her nude for $3  NSFW http://j.mp/--Pb

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 04:47

New Release
iCeleb – Helping Celebrities Be Online – a complimentary service from ƒrequency.  Our new website is live online.

Fri, 10 Sep 2010 21:48

Computing Tips
How long has your Windows computer been up?  Check out Task Manager: Performance tab: System: Up Time.  Also called the tick count.

Thu, 09 Sep 2010 21:23

Computing Tips
Move between your open Windows programs.  Press Alt+Tab or press Win+Tab.

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 20:50

New Release: iCeleb.  We're growing our new charitable service for celebs @iCeleby. We provide free expert help on being online. http://iCeleb.org

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 04:32

We've updated our main mobile site http://freq.mobi and are working on our others inc http://profreq.mobi http://dreamf.mobi http://sexyf.mobi

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 04:30

ƒrequency added new domains ƒƒƒ.com ƒx.com profreq.mobi at http://EvokeMe.com (@$11.50 free priv+DNS). Tucows IDN convertor http://precow.tucows.com/cgi-bin/IDN/index.cgi  NB That's a ƒrequency sign and not an F so it's near impossible to type in but it's a 2character .com / 6char domain and clickable so that's nice; a best for us.  The link is to a free Tucows webapp that converts to and from IDNs International Domain Names.  So ƒx.com becomes xn--x-xpa.com

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 04:26

Computing Tips:
Install an anti-virus program.  There are free ones available.  Ensure it's definitions are up-to-date.  Scan *every* file that you download.  One of the best is Norton.

Tue, 07 Sep 2010 20:52

RT @Googlemaps Hot off the Satellite: Check out new imagery of Burning Man 2010 in Google Earth http://bit.ly/c4JgjC

Mon, 06 Sep 2010

Did you know? There are four main search engines.  Yahoo!, Google, Microsoft and Ask. Some sites search all at once for you like Dogpile.com

Mon, 06 Sep 2010 16:01

Been doing SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and website updates inc ƒrequency's Recommended Web Links and Products and smoothing out the new blogs.

Sun, 05 Sep 2010 18:45

Computing Tips:
Email.  Not only save a copy but for each email sent, send a BCC to yourself.  This proves if and when your email server sent your mail.

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 07:11

Computing Tips
Auto-start programs you always use when Windows starts.  Simply copy to Start Menu: All Programs: Startup folder.

Thu, 02 Sep 2010 02:52

We've done site updates + added new gfx.  Just a few months now till apps release.  Systems are doing good.  Been years of R&D.  Prepare 2 enjoy.

Wed, 01 Sep 2010 22:43

Computing Tips
Consider disabling hard disk write caching.  This stores data that the OS has informed you is saved yet isn't saved for a while.

Tue, 31 Aug 2010 20:38

Himalayan Annapurna I Mountain   http://www.panoramio.com/photo/39690453  8km peak shot from 4km, walled in 360° by the mountains.  #pics #yeti

Mon, 30 Aug 2010 16:40

RT @monkxycom RT CuriositySphere @Reddit.  Schrodinger's cat walks into a bar and doesn't.

Mon, 30 Aug 2010

Computing Tips
Organize your Files. Organized files can be found.  e.g. Downloads in Downloads folder, Cheerleader photos in Photos/Cheerleaders.

Mon, 30 Aug 2010 13:55

Commodore C64 Schematic Diagram part 2 of 2.  A|the classic 8bit computer from the '80s'.  Source: The Web, ©1982 CBM  http://twitpic.com/2isv28

Sat, 28 Aug 2010 01:24

Computing Tips
Defragmentation of a hard drive increases its operational read and write speeds.  A disc defragmenter is included with Windows.

Fri, 27 Aug 2010 14:33

RT @profreq  Recommends items we use all the time: trackballs cost a little more than a mouse but are so easy 2 use you'll never go back  http://j.mp/EasyT

Fri, 27 Aug 2010 14:26

RT @monkxycom  Life Philosophy.  Succeeding with dedication and unending perseverance.

Thu, 26 Aug 2010 20:59

Computing Tips
Don't want to lose what you've typed from a power cut?  •) Use a UPS >$36 http://j.mp/az-_  •) Use a keylogger >$33 http://j.mp/az--

Thu, 26 Aug 2010 18:39

RT @dreamfreq  Watch Cher, high school student, tell you about the fun events of her day, then watch Jane, ER doctor + all the others. http://ChersLife.com

Wed, 25 Aug 2010 18:05

Recommends items we use all the time: SanDisk 8GB microSD memory card provides tiny yet huge backup that fits ~anywhere.  http://j.mp/uSDRAM

Wed, 25 Aug 2010 15:59

Computing Tips
To stop your screensaver kicking in, press a non-destructive key like Ctrl.  Left-Ctrl is easy to find in its corner.

Wed, 25 Aug 2010 15:37

RT @profreq  Espionageware  Did you know? You can fit 2.6kB of stegged data within each twitter profile photo.  http://profrequency.com/steggy  Steggy – Be Private

Wed, 25 Aug 2010

Computing Tips
twitter Profile Photos •) Trim square to choose your image + stop black areas, •) Reduce to 73px² if poss, •) Save as PNG for clarity

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 23:13

Computing Tips
Know that your email's reached and been read.  Request a Read Receipt.  Select the option in your email software like Outlook, Windows Live Mail or Thunderbird

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 18:13

Computing Tips
info on your Windows comp is avail in the System (Properties) ctrl panel.  Processor type + speed, memory, Win version, comp name, etc.

Mon, 23 Aug 2010 13:46

The ƒrequency website has been updated to include links to our SocNet (Social Networking) pages and to our services, web + charitable projects

Mon, 23 Aug 2010 01:57

Factoid  ƒrequency bought who.eu in ~2002 with a bad biz that never registered it.  We still feel it'd have made a good domain for the Whois.

Mon, 23 Aug 2010 01:57

Computing Tips
Domain names are caseless but folders and files after that are not.  e.g. fr3q.com=Fr3Q.cOM but fr3q.com/love differs to fr3q.com/LovE

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 18:13

Computing Tips
Get to know your Windows computer.  Check out: Task Manager, Computer Management, Device Manager, + Resource Monitor.  Press F1 for help.

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 15:13

Control AI – The Responsibility of Controlling Artificial Intelligence Rests With Humanity  http://CtrlAI.org  ƒrequency founded.  #singularity

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 13:56

We found this: @EFF Coders' Rights Project Reverse Engineering FAQ  http://www.eff.org/issues/coders/reverse-engineering-faq  The Freedom to Tinker

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 02:41

Computing Rights.  All lifeforms have the right to compute + develop computer code & hardware.  ƒ http://ComputingRights.org

Fri, 20 Aug 2010 23:46

Computing Tips
Win+E Opens Windows Explorer,
Win+R Opens Run Now,
Win+M Toggles~ minimize all windows

Fri, 20 Aug 2010 17:30

RT @sexyfreq  Fun  If you happen to have a Samsung cell phone, you can now turn it into a vibrator.  Input *#9998*VIB#  http://sexyfrequency.com/cellvibe

Fri, 20 Aug 2010 00:07

We've started 3 new twitter μblogs, 1 for each of our divisions: @dreamfreq for home software, @profreq for biz, @sexyfreq for adult sexy.

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 18:25

Recommends software we use all the time Encyclopedia @Britannica + @MerriamWebster dictionary + thesaurus  http://j.mp/az-A

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 17:06

ƒrequency redistribution of the NASA 3D map of our shared Milky Way galaxy  http://dreamfrequency.com/apps/Sci-ETS-Map-MilkyWay.vrml  It needs a VRML viewer  e.g. http://www.myriadviewer.com/myriadreader.htm

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 13:21

Computing Tips
Backup.  That simple, just do it.  To the #inet, DVD, printer, freemail Saved folder, bank safe box, etc.  Verify to test your backup.

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 18:49

Have You Tried?  NASA Satellite Tracker webapp  http://science.nasa.gov/realtime/jtrack/3d/JTrack3D.html  Movable 3D view of >900 satellites' live position, path + ground trace.  #java

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 18:49

Phreaker  noun (1984) One who gains illegal access to the telephone system – Merriam Webster's Dictionary

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 18:49

Have You Seen?  Free Silicon Valley Astronomy Lectures  http://www.deanza.edu/itunesu/  inc astronaut Dr. Voss μg jiving during a shuttle voyage.

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 12:46

Download  80+ free mobile wallpapers  http://j.mp/f-x3 (for cells, PDAs, iPhones, etc)

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 04:53

Download  30+ free wallpapers   http://j.mp/f-Wa

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 04:49

ƒrequency's been preparing SocNet content QotD (Quote of the Day) + Computing Tips + watching interesting interviews on R3IPTV Digg Dialogg http://revision3.com/diggdialogg/episodes inc President Clinton

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 00:43

Computing Tips
Use Function keys to save time:

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 18:49

App Update:  Freeware ƒrequency Artwork Wallpaper computer v2.3 + mobile v3.1.  Images of jaguar, lion cub + black panther.  ƒ http://art.fr3q.com

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 05:17

We've been in heavy duty R&D mode since 2006 with our new apps planned for roll out in a few months.  CBS C|Net Download.com http://download.cnet.com/windows/dream-frequency/3260-20_4-6275524.html

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 05:17

ƒrequency's been settling into Social Networking; twitter and facebook ƒ http://twt.fr3q.com

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 02:26

For a personal view on computing mosey on over to our Chief Computer Scientist (CSO) @monkxycom or http://monkxy.com

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:25

Did You Know?  Computing uses a different clock to the norm.  We count the seconds since 01 Jan 1970.  Now it is 1,282,004ks or 0x12A7D6B8131ms.

0x12A7D6B8131 (Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:23)

Buying domain names for fun or profit is easy and low cost to get into.  Buy .COMs for $11.50 inc free privacy + forward.  http://EvokeMe.com

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 23:37

Computing Tips
Use keyboard shortcuts to save time:
Ctrl+F4=Close Win.

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 17:28

Ads  http://twitpic.com/2f94tw

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 19:49

ƒrequency's aware of the probabilistic fact of extra-terrestrial intelligenceƒrequency has donated to SETI@Home since 1996.  http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/view_profile.php?userid=3311448

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 03:50

ƒrequency's been adding to their domain portfolio, protecting their brand identity.  fr3q.com  3QNC.com  frequency.co  + reserving .XXX  http://icmregistry.com

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 03:03

Artwork Wallpaper; Art Backdrops.  Free wallpaper for your desktop and cell.  More than 30 HD designs to chose from.  ƒ http://art.fr3q.com

Sun, 15 Aug 2010 23:59

Our facebook page is newly up at ƒ http://fb.fr3q.com

Sun, 15 Aug 2010 23:07

Welcome to the ƒrequency blog...

Sun, 15 Aug 2010 22:30 UTC