DIY Microscope

15 Oct 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

When soldering small devices and when inspecting circuits I sometimes need some help because I'm not able to see as much as I would like to. I've built a simple and cheap microscope with CCTV lenses and a webcam in order to make theese tasks easier.

Ford Explorer: Pair a remote to the central locking system

19 Sep 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

After my father bought a new car he stopped using his Ford Explorer. My sister now uses a car for going to work and asked me to use my old Audi 80 B4 2.3E so I started using the Explorer which I found had some problems that I will be trying to fix. I would like to share my solutions to the problems of the car in case you find them usefull.

HackThisSite: Basic 03

22 Aug 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

HackThisSite basic challenge number three. I hope someone likes trying to solve this challenges and enjoys learning basic tricks of computer security. If you have any doubts about why things work like that just ask in the comments section!

Open wireless networks

07 Aug 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

It is very common to find open wifi spots in airports, hotels, coffe shops... I understand that when you want universal internet access is tempting to use unencrypted a network but I find this very inconvinient because this kind of networks are very insecure.

HackThisSite: Basic 02

19 Jul 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

Here you have some information about challenge basic number two. As in the first challenge here I explain what I believe the requisites are and some tips for solving the puzzle. Hope you like them.

Loto24: Some thoughts

14 Jul 2014 by Antonio Vázquez Blanco

The morning of the 7th of June 2014 I've received a call and someone identified himself as part of a company called Loto24 that were offering big opportunities for gambling with the Bonoloto services. I don't gamble and don't enjoy doing it and when someone calls me with offers like this my usual answer is "just delete me from your phone database and bye". However the man started speaking before me so for some reason I decided to listen for a minute (Well done man, it is not easy to get to this point with me...). He asked me about what was the actual slogan of Bonoloto and he gave me three options. I had no idea so for ending the conversation I picked the one I thought it was less probable to be which as the man said turned to be correct (Maybe he said yes even it was no or even the three of them were right, I just can't tell...). After congratulating me he started to talk about his offer (while I searched in the internet for more information)...