Author Archives: kakaroto

How the ECDSA algorithm works

To popular demand, I have decided to try and explain how the ECDSA algorithm works. I’ve been struggling a bit to understand it properly and while I found a lot of documentation about it, I haven’t really found any “ECDSA … Continue reading

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Status update on the PS3 4.0 HEN

Here’s a “quick” status update on the 4.00 HEN (Homebrew ENabler) for PS3. Following my clarifications from almost 2 months ago here, there has been a lot of progress. We have not been slacking off, we’re a group of about … Continue reading

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GstFilters library released!

After the various blog posts about it, and the talk I gave at the GStreamer Conference, there was a lot of interest in the GstFilters library that I’ve been working on. The original plan was for it to get merged … Continue reading

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ExpoLibre 2011 in Talca/Chile

Hi all, About 2 weeks ago, I was in Talca, Chile for the ExpoLibre 2011 conference. It was really awesome, I had one of the best experiences as a speaker! One of the particularities of that conference, is that it’s … Continue reading

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Clarifications about 3.73 (and 4.0) “jailbreak”

Update: I tested the jailbreak on the latest firmware 4.0 since it was released and I can confirm that it still works. Hi all, I’ve been flooded with questions on twitter and I’ve read many posts on news sites and … Continue reading

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GStreamer Conference 2011 videos

The videos of the presentations given at the GStreamer Conference from last month in Prague are finally available online! So if you missed the conference, you can still catch all the interesting talks on video. Thanks to the great work … Continue reading

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Eskiss for PS3 with PS Move support

Hi all, I’m releasing Eskiss with Move support and I think the instructions on how ┬áto use it require a bit more than what twitter allows (from my usual small updates). You can download here the Eskiss package for PS3 … Continue reading

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Network emulator tool for Linux

I have finally decided to blog about my netem tool that I wrote a couple of months ago. First, the introductions, netem is a kernel component for controlling QoS, rate control and various network properties that allows you to emulate … Continue reading

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Programming, Open Source, Hacking and Greedy Corporations

I’m a programmer, a developer, a hacker. I’m mostly involved with the Open Source community and I try to promote open source development as much as I can. Unfortunately, most of the time when I tell someone that I’m a … Continue reading

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The Humble Homebrew Collection

Finally, after almost 2 months of hard work, I’m proud and happy to announce the release of the Homebrew game I’ve been working on : SGT Puzzles. It’s a collection of portable puzzle games for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, PocketPC, … Continue reading

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