Hacking Dropbox Space Race (NUS Style)

Disclaimer This post is for educational purposes only. If you succeed in getting NUS banned from future Dropbox space races, you will singlehandedly incur the wrath of all current and future NUS students. Honestly, I couldn't care less. In 2012, students from MIT hacked dropbox space race by mass ...

How I (cheated and) won a quiz

The quiz in question. In case anyone is not familiar with it. (attractive?) prizes to be won. A quick packet capture revealed that the questions could be found here in JSON format. This is what is looked like. Interesting that the answers were included even through "marking" was done only ...

Orbital Project Log

Project Log - Benjamin Week Description Hours 1 Liftoff Workshop 16 1 Analyse giftbook and convert it into nusmods 5 1 Write and run script to wget and parse module information 8 1 Implement REST interface 2 1 Hack Android app to connect over REST interface 2 1 Upload module info ...

Orbital Project Wiki

**Project Reports for nusmods** This project is done at the Vostok (beginner) level. First Report (Week 3) The aim of the project is to develop a platform which will allow NUS students to easily retrieve prerequisites and preclusions of modules offered by NUS. The motivation to do so is because ...

Ethicality of certain practices in the telecommunication industry

Disclaimer: My previous employer is a subsidiary of SingTel and I have vested interest in SingTel since I own 0.00000000001% of SingTel. Nevertheless, I will try to be as impartial as possible. Photo courtesy of http://shanghaiist.com The first issue I would like to examine is the ethicality ...

Ethic issues concerned with Artificial Intelligence(AI) in decision making processes

Image from wikipedia Artificial intelligence refers to “the idea of making computers and machinery think, learn and even correct itself from its own mistakes”1. Hence, from the definition, we can immediately grasp the potential benefits of having AI be involved in the decision making process. While the AI might ...