Pi-hole recently released an update that tells Firefox to bypass DoH, and this might be undesirable. I have the solution! Firefox basically checks for specific DNS records, and if found, will disable DNS over HTTPS. This can be useful if… Read More »Force Firefox to use DoH (DNS over HTTPS) with Pi-hole
It’s handy to know, so here they are: To restore Pi-hole to the default blocking lists, just delete all the lists but these six lists. Note: There used to be a seventh list, which has been discontinued, so you can… Read More »What are the default Pi-hole block lists?
While VPN’s are great for virtual private networks (hence the name), it is often overkill if you just want to bypass a firewall or get an encrypted tunnel to protect yourself from snooping (e.g. on public Wi-Fi). More often than… Read More »Using an SSH tunnel to bypass firewalls and protecting yourself from snooping
This is important if you are automatically deploying web-apps using git (for example with a GitHub deploy key). What’s this about? If you are deploying your web-apps using git pull, either manually or automatically, chances are you are deploying straight… Read More »Stop your web server from leaking your “.git” directory
Looking for a very fast, easy method to ping and discover machines on your network on Windows, Mac or Linux? Try Angry IP Scanner – It’s free and open source! Angry IP Scanner the original IP scanner for Windows Mac… Read More »Very fast scan and ping of any network, from your computer!
Yes, that’s right! Windows 7 end of life was reached last month, on January 14th, 2020! What does this mean? That you will have to switch from Windows 7 to another OS. ⚠️ No matter what you choose to migrate… Read More »Reminder: Windows 7 is now officially dead (EOL reached)
As you might have heard or experienced, the Raspberry Pi 4 gets very hot. But there’s a firmware update now that will reduce power consumption and heat generation! And it’s effortless to do! Disabling automatic EEPROM updates I dislike automatic… Read More »Keep your Raspberry Pi 4 cool with a critical firmware update