1. C

    Deciphering GW-BASIC / BASICA protected programs

    Purpose We describe the deciphering algorithm needed to unprotect source programs stored by GW-BASIC / BASICA.COM. History Microsoft BASIC interpreters were a common way of programming early IBM PC and compatible computers (1981 onwards). Several versions of Microsoft BASIC were used: first IBM...
  2. Stéphane Lenclud

    Microsoft Windows 10 keeps waking up

    Purpose & Scope The most annoying issue I've had since upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 in the summer 2015 has been the inability of that system to remain asleep. Out-of-the-box my brand new desktop Windows installation has the bad habit to keep waking up from sleep or hibernate for no...