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Using S/MIME With Apple Mail
Using S/MIME With Apple Mail

Most likely you have already figured out how to use your new email certificate in Mail as my article on How to get a free S/MIME Certificate was posted almost a month ago. [ Read More... ]

S/MIME Email Certificates in-Depth
S/MIME Email Certificates in-Depth

We have discussed the basics of S/MIME in my post What Is S/MIME Email and Why Should I Be Using It, and from the last article Acquiring a S/MIME Certificate for Free you should have your S/MIME certificate installed. Now lets get into some more technical aspects of S/MIME. [ Read More... ]

Acquiring a S/MIME Certificate for Free
Acquiring a S/MIME Certificate for Free

From the last article, I hope you are now wondering “where do I get this awesome thing called S/MIME certificate!”, and the other kicker “What’s it going to cost me?” Well you are in luck because email certificates can be obtained for free! There are two site (that I know of) that provide free S/MIME email certificates: Instant SSL and Start SSL. [ Read More... ]

Santa Catalina School
Santa Catalina School

I spent two days working at Santa Catalina School, (Monterey, CA), and at the end of the second day I went out and capture some pictures of their facilities because I have never seen a K-12 school look so beautiful. This is what landscape architecture majors dream of designing. Unfortunately I didn’t may much attention to each shot as I had limited time, so most of the pictures were set for Auto at ISO 200. I should have done a -1 EV for the outdoor shots, and better yet brought my circular polarizer filter. Hopefully I’ll be able to return and take even more pictures. [ Read More... ]

What Is S/MIME Email and Why Should I Be Using It
What Is S/MIME Email and Why Should I Be Using It

During the WWDC 2011 keynote, Apple announced that iOS 5 was going to have the capabilities of S/MIME. With that new feature announcement, it becomes a perfect topic to kick off my Foundations segments. Hopefully this article will describe what S/MIME is and why people should use it, interest everyone to use it now, and once iOS 5 comes out you will appreciate the fact that S/MIME email is now available. [ Read More... ]