Category Archives: General Computing

Reverse Engineering the Master Boot Record

One day, I was curious about how the computer system goes from booting to actually loading up an operating system. Obviously, it must retrieve the operating system from disk at some point, so I decided to investigate this. The first … Continue reading

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PEAR, my first publication!

During my time at school, I participate in research. I have been doing this since freshman year, and have been co-author on a few papers, but have never been lead author. Well, that is now changing.

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I've got my head (and data) in the clouds!

I’m about to move into a new apartment in a few days and have noticed how much computer related crap I have to move. I’ve got my computer, a NAS, a few external hard drives, routers, CDs, and about a … Continue reading

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