Understanding MZ Headers

Authors: Chetan Giridhar, Rahul Verma image: http://freedigitalphotos.net/ Have you tried opening a binary file in notepad? Try it and you would see a lot of gibberish. Or we should say gibberish for human users but optimised for the software that deals with a given binary format. Try the same for a PE (Portable Executable) file (Dll/Exe) … Continue reading Understanding MZ Headers

iMacros: Measuring Web Response Time

Authors: Chetan Giridhar, Rahul Verma image: http://freedigitalphotos.net/ It’s hard to imagine a life without internet in the present age of communication. Internet is being used for just about anything ranging from getting a recipe to finding an address or researching on some topic. With the increase in the number of users on the internet, it … Continue reading iMacros: Measuring Web Response Time

Measuring Boot Time with BootRacer

 Authors: Chetan Giridhar, Rahul Verma                                               image: http://freedigitalphotos.net/   "Man! It's taking ages to boot-up!" "Why does it take so long to boot-up, that wasn't the case when I bought it!" "Has it really slowed down, or I feel so?" "Should I remove the XYZ tool from start-up to improve boot-up time? I would … Continue reading Measuring Boot Time with BootRacer