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Arise

Arise, dont les ambiances m'ont clairement fait penser à Unravel, dont j'avais déjà parlé sur ce blog, est un jeu qui mérite bien un article. Les plus: Bon marché, Peut se jouer à deux, en mode coopératif, Paisible, musique calme, scènes magnifiques, A partager en famille ! Les moins: demande un peu  […]

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Intelligence Artificielle dans Forum

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Hier soir, la RTS a questionné Antoine Blondeau sur le thème de l'intelligence artificielle. L'interview donne de bonnes réponses sur les questions liées à l'avenir de la technologie. Quelques liens : Ecouter le podcast de l'interview Site de la société Sentient Technologies  […]

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Poor internet performance

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Internet Service Provider : Swisscom Subscription : inOne Internet S (the smallest access available) Router : internet-box 2 Commercial Profile : 40000 down / 8000 up Kbps Technical capacity : 40871 down / 10939 up Kbps Copper line VDSL2 line length : 1132m Line Attenuationn TX : 35.9 dB Line  […]

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Unravel

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Pegi7.gifIl est rare que j'écrive au sujet de jeux vidéos, le nombre de billets postés à ce sujet reste pauvre (voir ici). Cependant, ce jeu m'a littéralement embarqué dans une histoire à l'ambiance incroyable et cela méritait incontestablement un article.

Ceci d'autant que le jeu est vendu à un prix tout à fait abordable (20$), pour les plateformes PS4, Xbox One et PC.

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Let's test OpenDNS

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OpenDNS - can this really work?

This morning, I was at CISCO office for a security training and I was told about OpenDNS (now acquired by CISCO). This is public DNS servers that allow you to filter bad sources, based on their names.

This sounded a bit strange for me. Why trying to protect people by using DNS? Is that really efficient? I ask this question, because DNS is at level7 (application level in OSI model).

I would prefer an IP reputation based system, instead playing with names (as an IP could be registered as multiple names!). But anyway, that's finally one more protection and I decided to give it a try.

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I moved to LetsEncrypt

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In December 2016, I wrote a post on this blog about StartCom SSL free certificates. StartCom (and WoSign) aren't trusted anymore. If Internet Explorer and Edge are trusting StartSSL root certificates, this is not the case with Google Chrome. I had to move to another product. Letsencrypt is the  […]

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About StartCom SSL free certificates

This website has its trafic encrypted with a StartCom Free SSL Certificate. As I recently renewed a certificate, I got this information: Notice: 1. Mozilla and Google decided to distrust all StartCom root certificates as of 21st of October, this situation will have an impact in the upcoming release  […]

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Great Regex website

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There are many website related to RegEx (= regular expressions). But this one helped me a lot because the test feature is not limited to Javascript capabilities (i.e. to test positive & negative lookaround expressions). If you need some great help in validating things, just go to regex101.com !

Learning Linux

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Linux and OpenSource software are driving the cloud technologies. A few examples can be found in this post, where I'm listing the products and technologies considered in the last training I attended. So, I'm learning Linux, in order to better compare, understand the differences between  […]

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Happy Pi Day !

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Le Pi Day est traditionnellement fêté le 14 mars (format de date US = 3/14). Vous en saurez davantage en consultant le site officiel !

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