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Tech Reviews

DigitalOcean Review 2018

DigitalOcean is an IaaS(Infrastructure as a Service) provider that currently has 12 regions and around 80 million VPS’s deployed.

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Linux Stuff

Running an Email Server

You finally decided to buy a domain and have your website running. But now, should you run your own email server, or outsource it?

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WordPress

Which Blogging Platform Should You Start With?

If you’re creating a new blog, one of the biggest problems you’ll run into is choosing which blogging platform to use. Well, there isn’t one answer for everyone, but I’ll try and cover 99% of bloggers.

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Security

Encryption Is All Or Nothing

On December 2, 2015, 14 people were killed and 22 others were injured in a terrorist attack that occurred in San Bernardino, CA. An iPhone was found at the scene, and the FBI requested that Apple make a version of iOS that would allow them to bypass many security features of iOS in order to […]

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Linux Stuff

Linux > Windows

A long time ago, I read an article on ZDNet on why Windows is better than Linux. This post is to set the record straight, and prove that Linux is actually the better choice.

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Internet

No, the internet is NOT free

I mean, you have to pay your ISP for access to it, but that’s only half of the story.

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Security

Why you need a password manager

You probably have at least dozens and dozens of online accounts.

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Privacy
Internet

VPN’s do NOT magically make you untraceable

While a VPN can be a useful tool, it doesn’t magically make you untraceable online.

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WordPress

How to make your self hosted WordPress as fast as possible

If you’re like me, and self host WordPress, this post outlines how to make your website as fast as possible.

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