Posts from March 2019
Investigating a recent ebook DRM system (c. 2018)
This post concerns a DRM system used in an online ebook platform, released circa 2018. Users of the platform can purchase ebooks and either view them online, or download them for offline viewing using a proprietary Android/iOS app.
As usual, the particular DRM system… »
Connecting Chromecast to hotel/enterprise WiFi with a spare laptop
The Google Chromecast does not support WiFi networks with captive portals (e.g. hotel WiFi) or WPA2-Enterprise/802.1X username/password authentication (e.g. eduroam or other enterprise entworks). This presents a problem when wired internet is not readily available and we do not want to use our mobile data.… »