David Dearmore's Blog

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I grew up all over the place, but Raleigh is one of the places that I have grown rather attached to. I am currently a third year Computer Science major. I plan on continuing to Graduate school where I plan to specialize in Computer Security. After Grad school, I hope to remain in the area and procure a job in computer security.
Interests
-Computer Programming
-Computer Exploits
-Scripting
-Vulnerability management
-Building computers

Belated keys to success

October 9, 2012

I must say that most of my keys to success are cliche at best; however, they are true. It is for this reason that when I was growing up I really didn't like them, but now I couldn't live without them. First and for most, hard work is ...

Impending ...

September 14, 2012

Welcome to my ramblings about my upcoming year. As the full year is too intimidating for me to think about in a single sitting, I will only be going over half of my year. This semester, I am working on research with Dr Gu. The topic of the research is ...

The confusion that is the patent system

November 21, 2011

So I believe that very few people would agree that the current patent system is working and good for development. The few that might are the big corporations who currently hold a lot of patents and the money to "defend" them. While I personally believe that open source is the ...

What would be your primary form of interaction with the digital world 5 years from now?

November 7, 2011

The digital world is continually evolving; however, I don't see any terribly dramatic changes within the next five years in the way we interact with the digital world. I believe that we will see dramatic increases in brain computer interfaces (BCIs), but once again, I don't think they ...

STARS Reflection April 2011

April 23, 2011

How are your current academic goals developing?Not very far given that I am working. How is your STARS project progressing?Fine. Glad its over. Has STARS mentoring been helpful lately?Yes, it actually even gave me help with my current co-op. Also know that I have his advice to ...