Category Archives: Hacks
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My Laptop as a Cover
My laptop is used as a cover in the velocity status page.
D2L Webpage UI Fix
Desire to Learn has poorly designed website. It doesn’t scale well to higher resolution.
I attempt to fix this to something easier to read, into this:
Two changes I made: (1) Block the useless navigation bar which takes up vertical estate using AdBlock. (2) Resize the webpage into full width using a userscript (Tamperscript for Chrome people).
The source is here https://userscripts.org/scripts/show/390544
Phrack similarity tool
Read about an interesting article on Phrack regarding a heuristic algorithm for detection of similar objects.
Found a tool here for comparing Android APK similarities.
Will try this out sometime, on comparing my code with similar code – this is basically plagiarism software.