What seems like a couple hundred hours of work to get it to this state I’m finally at a point where I can put it out into the wild and even see if it gets any usage – Let me introduce you to my new project that I’ve been thinking about for the past year and a half – Bicycle Touring Hub – It’s hoped this can be a central resource for new and seasoned bicycle tourists alike. Bicycle Touring Books – When I first started coming up with the […]
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In the past I’ve taught you ways on how to protect yourself by creating a portable, encrypted desktop to run off of a USB stick, and went on at length on the perils of traveling with electronic components ensuring that your memories and personal information are safe. This time we’re going to kick it up a notch and take advantage of the services that are available to you on the internet to safely backup, and replicate your data so that in the event of hardware failure, theft, or inadvertently deleting […]
In a previous post, I discussed potential issues when traveling with electronic components, and ensuring that your data was secure. But what if you don’t carry a laptop or netbook but instead rely on internet cafes during your travels? It saves on weight and minimizes your risk of becoming victim of theft or robbery, gives you the opportunity to interact with locals, with a trade off of reduced privacy. Internet cafes computer’s are notorious for being infected with spyware or malware that record your personal information as you do various […]
(A practical-on-the-verge-of-paranoia-they’re-out-to-get-me article on making sure your data remains secure) Do you carry electronic components while traveling, such as a laptop, phone, or mp3 player? What would you lose if one or all just stopped? What if a device was lost or stolen, ending up in the wrong hands? I’m won’t rehash the million articles that one can find about protecting yourself physically while traveling but instead focus on something just as valuable – your data. Data is a collection of facts, such as values or measurements. It can be […]