Showing posts from December, 2014

Liberty Tablet Update #1

I have received an avalanche of emails related to the upcoming tablet. Instead of trying to answer each one individually, I will try to address all the questions right here in a FAQ fashion..... FAQ 1. What are the hardware specs? 7 inch tablet 1920x1200 resolution (HD) Gorilla Glass screen 5mp back camera, 1.2mp front camera (with blockers included) Quad Core Snapdragon 1500mhz processor 2048mb RAM 16 or 32 GB of on board storage 3950mAh battery Wireless/Qi charging ability NFC disabled (for security) built in microphone removed on request (can still use a plugin headphone/mic combo if desired) baseband radio firmware removed (for security) Bluetooth 4.0 Wifi a,b,g,n 2. What operating system does it run? A highly customized Cyanogenmod with SElinux rules, Secdroid hardening and several security specific mods. 3. Will it have Google on it, or the Play Store?  No. Google has so many apps and backdoors that snoop on you it would make your head spin. This

Taking Back Your Privacy - Step One

"Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men." -- Ayn Rand *** So... Where have I been this year? Well, in a word - working. My "day" job has been busy this year as some of you have guessed, but I have also been hard at work on some pet projects that many of you have been asking for. Those of you that have attended my Escape & Evasion or my Groundrod classes have a solid grasp on the electronic leviathan we freedom loving people face on a daily basis. As a result of this fact, as well as a great many requests, I have spent much of the year developing the following - 1. A truly secure "defensive" tablet 2. A truly secure cell phone 3. Secure Yellow, Orange and Red operating systems for your laptop/desktop 4. An "offensive" security tablet and netbook As those of you who know