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Printer issue - WSD port

At some point in life in the past several weeks something happened to my printer and it started having issues printing. The printer is an HP Deskjet 2600 series. The issue was print jobs would get jammed in the queue and I was unable to delete them. The process was:

wsd printer port I would print something

Conveyed Concept

Conveyed concept

concept12 years ago (2007) I wrote this article and placed it on Wikipedia. 10 years later they decide they don't like it and deleted it. 10 years! It went through a peer review and countless other revisions and checks. So, I'm cleaning it up and publishing on my site 2 years after they deleted.


ZombieLoad - A new but not so new threat

The latest threat to computers is the Zombieload vulnerability.

So many of the known threats to computer devices are because of how the software or hardware was created. The exploits and vulnerabilities we discover are flaws in how the system or code was constructed. Is it possible that we just didn’t have the tools we needed to test for security flaws?

zombieload exploit

What is Server-less

Cloud = server on the Web

I recently completed a project where I successfully moved a company from a server environment to one that is "serverless".

NYT- Technology

Memphis Business Journal

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 14:15
Meagan Nichols
In a time of economic hardship for many organizations, one Memphis-based company has announced a $40 million expansion project in its home state.

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 14:12
Carter Jones
Target Corp. on Monday said it was giving a $200 bonus to its more than 350,000 frontline workers. The bonus will go to all eligible hourly employees — including seasonal hires — in the Minneapolis-based retailer's stores and distribution centers, as well as hourly workers in guest and team member contact centers. The company has 1,100 employees in the Memphis area, according to MBJ research. District Team Leader Antoni Poux is Target's top local executive. “In a year like no other, I’m…

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 13:44
Corey Davis
Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), said hotels in urban areas — and those tied to a convention center or conference space — are being hit the hardest by the pandemic.

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 12:55
Jacob Steimer
Shelby County Chancellor Jim Kyle calls elements of Tom Intrator's case against Drapac Capital Partners "tenuous at best" but decides the suit raises a legitimate enough question that he can't grant Drapac a summary judgment.

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 12:31
Meagan Nichols
NexAir, an industrial and medical gas distributor based in Memphis, just announced it has acquired a company that helps it grow in one of the biggest markets in the South.

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