We’ve Moved!

We have moved our website to finderding !! Please head over to keep up to date on all our posts!


Quest for Distro

We may never find the one "perfect" laptop/OS combination that works best for everyone, but sometimes I think I get close. Yes, I reluctantly duel boot Windows 10 and Linux, but it's because it's sometimes practical to have both OS on one machine. Trying out different distros on underpowered laptops is very therapeutic in a … Continue reading Quest for Distro

More Info from the Windows 10 Command Shell

If you like to work at the command line with nothing more than a curser and some text, but you're not really into PowerShell, have no fear the "Administrative Command Prompt" is here. Ok, so that's really nothing new to you. You probably even use netsh to check your firewall status netsh advfirewall>show currentprofile  or … Continue reading More Info from the Windows 10 Command Shell

Wireshark – For those who choose to do more with less

The philosophy of doing more with less sounds good, but it is not always practical. It takes effort and lots of practice to get to this methodology. I used to carry a “multi-tool” with me. It was like having a mini toolkit I could fold it up and carry in my pocket. It was great, … Continue reading Wireshark – For those who choose to do more with less

Wireshark Display vs Capture Filters

A common thought by beginner Wireshark users is that display and capture filters do the same thing. Well, they don't; they may seem to be doing the same thing to you but the difference is when the packets get filtered. Display filters don't stop Wireshark from capturing any packets, you still capture all packets but … Continue reading Wireshark Display vs Capture Filters

Wireshark Basic Overview

What is Wireshark? Wireshark is open source software for Windows and UNIX/Linux, open source meaning that anyone can download it for free and can if they want alter the source code however they please. Wireshark is considered the best network packet analyzer you can use today. But, What is a network packet analyzer? A network … Continue reading Wireshark Basic Overview

AMD’s Threadripper processor cost

Details on the cost of AMD’s soon to be released high-end, multi-core processor called the Threadripper were released this month. This new line of CPU’s will have two different chips, one being the $799 Ryzen Threadripper 1920X, which comes with 12 cores / 24 threads at a stock speed of 3.5GHz which can be boosted … Continue reading AMD’s Threadripper processor cost

Cryptocurrency Basics

During this years’ summer, you may have started to hear people and the news talking about the Cryptomarket and Cryptocurrency. These terms may be new to a vast majority of people, but they have actually been around for a few years, pointing back to 2009 with the creation of Bitcoin. The reason you’re hearing about them … Continue reading Cryptocurrency Basics