Theodis Butler Data Technologist

Never Install VirtualBox on Server Hardware

While I a fan of VirtualBox, it should never be installed on server hardware and ran in a production environment. I have found that VirtualBox is best installed on beefy computer desktops or laptops...

Scraping Harris County Arrest Records

I have a website where I provide free arrest records for the public. Data comes from TDCJ and Harris County websites and data dumps. A combination of wget and a few lines of bash...

Mobile Phones as a Collaboration Tool

In my years of IT Management for a global company, I have found that effective collaboration is hard to come by. Meetings are boring, communicating through e-mail is difficult and it is allĀ too easy...

Installing Scapy on Linux

Prerequistites Python 2.5 or greater Installing Scapy Prerequisites On Ubuntu or other Debian based system, issue the following command to install python.   Next download the latest source code for scapy from the Scapy...

Best Free for Software for Fixing Computers

When your computer is performing poorly, it may be time to upgrade the hardware or purchase a new computer. But before you do that, try some of the software listed below for fixing, repairing,...