Category Archives: Network

From wiring to networking to setting up servers

Virtualization vs Microservers

I was talking to a friend of mine about where servers are going. He happens to be a network engineer and I tend to be surprisingly helpful with his server issues. It never hurts to be a good sounding board. … Continue reading

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RASPBERRY PI: $25 PC ON A STICK…

The Raspberry Pi is a single-board computer developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. Scheduled for introduction in November 2011, the foundation will release two versions that range from US$25 to $35. It has an ARM1176JZF-S 700-megahertz (MHz) processor, 128-256 megabytes … Continue reading

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ADBLOCK

Adblock Plus (ABP) is a content-filtering extension for Mozilla Firefox (including Firefox for mobile) and Google Chrome web browsers. ABP, a forked version of Adblock, allows users to prevent page elements, such as advertisements, from being downloaded and displayed. Like … Continue reading

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HOT LIST OF 100 FREE EMAIL SERVICE PROVIDERS

AEmail4u.com – 25 MB, virus protection BoarderMail claims to have unlimited storage, part of mailbox.com Canada.com – 3 MB, must log in every 45 days. There’s a tiny little email link near the top right corner of the main page … Continue reading

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LIST OF PUBLIC DNS SERVERS

The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities. Most … Continue reading

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DSL

Digital subscriber line (DSL, originally digital subscriber loop) is a family of technologies that provide internet access by transmitting digital data over the wires of a local telephone network. In telecommunications marketing, the term DSL is widely understood to mean … Continue reading

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