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Illegal Phone Call Scams

These days the average user is far wiser against email spam than ever before and criminals are turning back towards direct threats in telephony-based shakedowns of vulnerable people. Thankfully the advent of websites like Who Called Me and Twitter mean… Continue Reading →

Huel Voucher £10 Off

I have Huel Bars on a regular subscription and if you use this link you can get £10 off your order.

Elite Dangerous Useful Tips

Elite Dangerous is a massively multiplayer online role play game with a huge amount of space and wide-open gameplay with a few key areas for players to interact with. These are some links I have found to be particularly useful… Continue Reading →

Converting ASP Classic to PHP5

I posted a while ago that I added a page with ASP Classic to show your current IP. This worked because the site was being hosted in IIS with ASP.NET, ASP Classic, and PHP all enabled but I have now moved… Continue Reading →

Go Karting Grand Prix!

Qualifying round video:   Actual race:

SQ10 Mini DV Camera from GearBest

It’s a nice little camera seemingly perfect to attach to your clothes while biking or whatever you want to record (though not waterproof). But the instructions are not in English! Here’s some things I’ve found while trying to decipher the… Continue Reading →

OpenKeychain and Your E-Mail Identity

A friend introduced me to the OpenKeychain app and explained just how easy it is too set up a key to encrypt and verify your messages. First, install OpenKeychain from the Google Play store. Go to Manage My Keys from the options… Continue Reading →

Monzo Saves the Day!

I had an odd experience at a coffee stall where the barista charged my card then told me it failed and did it again. Both times I had to input my pin but he only gave me the receipt of… Continue Reading →

Which .NET Version is Installed?

I’ve found myself needing to know which version(s) of the .NET are installed on a server and the easiest way I’ve discovered is to browse to the directory and check the version on mscor*.dll files. Browse to this directory which… Continue Reading →

Ubuntu Static IP

Linux is a varied operating system with myriad ways of accomplishing a single task. Here is the cleanest, quickest, way I use to set a static IP for Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.4.0-96-generic x86_64). sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces After entering your password… Continue Reading →

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