* Posts by Due4AChange

2 posts • joined 7 Oct 2015

Take-off crash 'n' burn didn't kill the Concorde, it was just too bloody expensive to maintain

Due4AChange

Sonic Boom over Cape Cod

I grew up spending summers on Cape Cod and you could almost set your watch to the 9:00AM sonic boom as the Concorde flew over on its approach to Kennedy. While I understand the economics, noise and related factors that prevented it from continued flying, the shear engineering that went into it, and dropping the flight time across the pond in half has to be recognized for the advancement factor. We don't see such leaps and bounds so much these days.

Factory settings FAIL: Data easily recovered from eBayed smartphones, disks

Due4AChange

Wipe App

That's what Blancco sells: Erasure tools for phones & disk drives...Hence their publication of this study

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