Grimtech Shop Now Open

Hey friends! Today my web shop is officially open. My shop does not accept credit cards or Paypal, only Bitcoin and altcoins! Expect deep discounts for your patronage. Thanks for stopping by! https://grimtech.net/shop/

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How to convert an image to a data url

I have a project where I want to embed an PNG image into a Tampermonkey script. Lucky for me, Firefox is capable of converting an image file on disk into a base64 dataurl! All I had to do is right click on the file I wanted to convert, and open it in Firefox. After that, […]

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How to create a PGP key

So you want to send encrypted messages to a buddy. How to generate a key? Follow these simple steps. Install gpg if you haven’t already.

Now you need to generate a key pair

Follow the on-screen prompts. I used RSA encryption, 4096 length, 1y expiration. Now that our key is made, we want […]

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Birthday Trip 2017

I wanted to do something for my 30th birthday. Originally I was thinking of going somewhere like an anime convention, but the only one that was happening around my birthday was in Minnesota or something, and it seemed like a smaller event. I was looking for something big! Somehow I heard on short notice that […]

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Dragoncon

I’m here at Dragoncon. It’s day 2, Saturday, and I’m having a good time. Yesterday, I arrived in the afternoon and walked to each of the hotels, getting an idea where everything was at. I caught an Electronic Frontier Foundation panel about automatic licence plate reader cameras and their concern about the lack of government […]

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Science.

PEW PEW PEW! Bomb da asteroid! “300 kg (660 lb) impactor” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AIDA_%28mission%29   Interesting thoughts: NASA is developing the AIM satellite in cooperation with the John Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory. One of those organizations has direct access to explosives. *mind wanders to create rad conspiracy theories* It’s so fitting that the USA is in charge of the […]

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Sticker Exchange

I’m trying to get a bunch of unique stickers to cover my van in. If you send me a sticker, I will send you a sticker back! Chris Grimmett PO Box 1517 Spokane Valley, WA 99037

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Character symbols I like

Here are some of my fav symbols. I’m putting them here so I can easily return to copy-paste when I need them. Name Symbol Code Peace sign ☮ ☮ (HTML) Smiley face ☺ 1 (Alt) Degrees symbol ° ° (HTML) Radians symbol ㎭ &#13229 (HTML) Bitcoin(?) symbol Ƀ U+0243 (unicode)

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TIME CAPSUE BLOG POST 002 – Memorial Day Cruise 2012

Here’s a blast from the past from a daily papers (journal) entry I wrote on Memorial Day weekend 2012. (This blog post was drafted Mon July 22 2013 and scheduled to post automatically on Memorial Day 2014.) Hi Morning Papers, Screw you! I don’t want to write you today. Today’s breakfast wis popcorn and frozen […]

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Toledo Mix

LMMS project files and samples of the remix I did of Christopher Toledo’s vine toledomix.tar   The final mp3   The youtube vid   The original

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