Learn how to do a hardware upgrade to your laptop with these easy steps! —— Thank You Patrons! Without your support via patreon.com/tekthing, we wouldn’t be able to make the show for you every week! https://www.patreon.com/tekthing —— EMAIL US! ask@tekthing.com —— Amazon Associates: http://amzn.to/2gm9Egf Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/c/tekthing —— Website: http://www.tekthing.com RSS: http://feeds.feedburner.com/tekthing THANKS! HakShop: https://hakshop.myshopify.com/ —— […]

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As a keystroke injection attack tool capable of mimicking both a USB keyboard and mass storage, the USB Rubber Ducky excels at autonomously exfiltrating documents – or what we like to call performing an involuntary backup. In this article I will briefly outline the steps necessary to create turn your USB Rubber Ducky into a document […]

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Today on HakTip we’re talking Vi, the powerful text editor for Linux systems! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 ——————————

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Experimental FPV Quadcopters at the London Hackspace. Darren meets with London Aerospace to check out V-Tail and Nano Class multirotors. Plus, how to set up your Arduino to visually represent words from an RSS – all that and more, this time on Hak5! Download HD | Download MP4 https://london.hackspace.org.uk/ https://wiki.london.hackspace.org.uk/view/LondonAerospace https://processing.org/ http://playground.arduino.cc/Interfacing/Processing http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920021414.do https://github.com/snubs/Arduino

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We’re back at CES 2012 for another year of awesome tech and new gadgets. What do you want to see? We’ll be covering the show floor from Monday through Friday to being you the most up to date content on what you like most. Be on the lookout for TONS of segments, which will be […]

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This past year was full of surprises, and many of the accomplishments we made are because of you, our viewers! February 15th will mark my first year living in the Bay Area, working fulltime with Hak5. Do I regret the move? Not one bit!

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Hak5 is packed and ready for Def Con 2011! This year, Darren, Paul, and I will be in Las Vegas all weekend- from Wednesday night through Sunday- compiling a delightful Hak5 episode for you to enjoy. We hope to get some good coverage and photos, so show off your Hak5 tshirt! If you see us, […]

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Guess who is at E3 today and tomorrow? Mr. Darren Kitchen and Mr. Paul Tobias! While I’m back in the Bay Area holding down the fort and taking care of the HakShop, Darren and Paul are covering E3 from the show floor.

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We’ve just wrapped up post production on episode 2×02. We’re leaving tonight for Toronto, Canada to shoot segments for Call for Help and Hak5 episode 2×03. We should be back this Sunday or Monday, in time to release this episode on the 5th. I hope you’ll join us in #hak5 on irc.hak5.wpengine.com for the release […]

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Last night was the first day of shooting for 2×02 and we’re loving the little set upgrade. We spent a lot of time in the labs cooking up some killer segments so I’m sure everyone thirsting for Linux, BSD, and all around hackery will really enjoy what we’ve got in store for you. Paul Tobias […]

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So it turns out that Battlefield 2 servers work better with unfried motherboards. Damn. Who knew? So yeah, we ran into a little glitch last night for the LAN party. We’ve rescheduled the event for Thursday, August 24th at 9:00 PM EDT (-5 GMT). I apologize to everyone who stayed up to play some BF2 […]

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Last night Wess and I were on Computer America with Carey Holzman. We had a great time and even had the opportunity to frag with him on the Hak5 Unreal Tournament server after the show. Thanks to everyone that called in and played some capture the flag with us, especially the awesome support on the […]

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Hak.5 will be on the Computer America radio show with Carey Holzman tonight (July 31st) at 10pm Eastern (-5 GMT). Computer America is “America’s longest-running nationally syndicated radio talk show about computers”. You can tune into the radio broadcast if it’s carried in your area or listen to the Internet stream and join us in […]

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We just got back from the HOPE conference in NYC. Big shoutout to all the fans that met up with us at the con, we really appreciate the support. We’ll have pictures up on the Hak5 group flickr soon. Also thanks go to Leo Laporte and the rest of the twits for having us on […]

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We will be at the HOPE (Hackers On Planet Earth) conference in New York the weekend of July 21st. If you’ll be attending and want to join us for a tasty beverage or hook us up with a party invite please drop me a line. Oh yes, and seeing that the season premier is coming […]

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Whoa, am I really writing production notes already? Man those two months “off” went by quick. Though I’m sure you’re all eagerly anticipating the next release. Season two is officially off the ground with 1/3rd of the season premier complete. The rest of the segments are in pre-production and we seem to be on schedule […]

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Call for Help Last weekend we were in Toronto, Canada to guest on Call for Help and had an absolute blast. Pictures are on flickr from Steven Saylor, Sean Carruthers and Darren Kitchen. Look out for us on Call for Help episode #403 and #407 this month. Episodes are now available online. 4th of July […]

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In the NOVA, Richmond, or Hampton Roads areas? Wanna blow stuff up on the 4th with Hak5? We’re throwing an Independence Day party at Hak5 Studios, Williamsburg Virginia (Google Map). Email darren@hak5.org for directions if you’re interested. DJ Limin Li will be spinning at the event. We will webcast it for those that can’t make […]

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What are you doing here? We don’t have anything to announce until this weekend. Go watch Pure Pwnage, the new episode is out.

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Darren Kitchen and Jenn Cutter of OpenAlpha.tv will be on the Computer America radio show tonight at 10:00 PM Eastern. This is a call in show so feel free to give us a ring at 1 (866) 606-8255. The Internet stream can be found here and the chat room for the event is here. IRC […]

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Many of you may know that aside from Hak.5 I’ve been involved in another podcasting venture over at mmoradio.com with Jenn Cutter of OpenAlpha.tv. The show, The War Room, was all about Blizzard’s World of Warcraft. I’m both happy and sad to say that the show has officially come to an end. I’ve canceled my […]

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Just a reminder that this Saturday we will be holding our second Hak.5 LAN party. This will be the last LAN party with Counter-Strike: Source until the next rotation. So this is your chance to equip a Desert Eagle & M4A1 and take on Wess and Darren in Dust, Office, Assault, and all the other […]

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Last night the Computer America interview went well. We chatted for the first hour about Hak.5 in general as well as some things to look forward to in season two. The bit I said about Alli and Evil Server were just to throw you off track so don’t start speculating :). I hung around for […]

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Hak.5 will be on the Computer America radio show with Craig Crossman and Carey Holzman this Friday night (May 19th) at 10pm EST (-5 GMT)/ 7pm PST. Computer America is “America’s longest-running nationally syndicated radio talk show about computers”. You can tune into the radio broadcast if it’s carried in your area or listen to […]

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The Counter-Strike: Source LAN party scheduled for this Saturday, May 20th has been pushed back to Saturday May 27th due to a scheduling conflict with Wess. Last week he was unable to join the fragfest and it won’t be the same this weekend without him. Hopefully this will give everyone more time to blockout that […]

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Good news: The forums are back! Bad news: Disabling the forums didn’t lower CPU usage. I know it’s PHP that’s using to many cycles and I’ve ruled out wordpress and phpbb so the only thing left is *gasp* blogtorrent. I’m tweaking it now but if I don’t see improvement by tomorrow I’ll be forced to […]

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The forums have been disabled for 24 hours as I try to isolate a CPU usage problem. Until then feel free top drop by #hak5 on irc.hak5.wpengine.com. Oh yeah, and the episodes and sketches pages have been updated. I think they look much cleaner. –Darren

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