Rift Recon Blog — Hacking

I told staff to stay home today and watch #31c3 videos...

31c3 Chaos Communication Congress Chaos Computer Club Hacking Hamburg

….and you should too! For those of you not in the know, the #31c3 conference known as the 31st Chaos Communication Congress is hosted by the oldest hacking group in Germany the CCC (Chaos Computer Club). I myself have almost attended every winter for the last 10 years but had to skip this year because of work and personal commitments. Regardless of not being in person, myself and peers alike have had a grand time keeping in the loop because of the fantastic video streaming service they host here: http://streaming.media.ccc.de/ check out ReLive for the talks that just finished. This...

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Rift Recon now accepts Bitcoin as payment for products! #bitcoin @bitpay

bitcoin bitpay hacking

On Sunday Rift Recon quietly began testing our online store to be able to accept Bitcoin payments for our products. On Monday, after stress testing our payment system backend and shopping cart, we announced on the Rift Recon Twitter account that we’re now taking Bitcoin payments worldwide to the countries we ship to. Currently those countries are: United State Netherlands United Kingdom Germany Spain Malaysia Australia Switzerland France Canada If you want to know more about Bitcoin, watch the quick video below. If your curious how we do transactions with Bitpay, watch this video too. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to...

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BOOKS, JOURNALS, AND OTHER RESOURCES

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As we draw closer to the official launch of Rift Recon on July 27th, staff here at Rift have been discussing which written resources we utilize in our daily work to get the job done. From that conversation, we drew up an initial list - and then realized that our readers, friends and clients might like to see it. We hope that by sharing our list, you’ll find the books and other resources we recommend as useful as we have. Here we present, for your edification and inspiration - Rift’s page of recommended Books, Journals, and Other Resources. This page is...

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