In 2015, BitTorrent Inc introduced a P2P-revolution for website distribution. But it got side-tracked by investors ogling the “content” business along the way.
You can instantly clone files on many copy-on-write (CoW) file systems. But how do you do that in different operating and file systems?
Network routers are neither appliances nor magic; they’re computers and computers require ongoing maintenance and security patching. But who’s job is that?
I’ve always wanted to use KMail. However, I always run into problems trying to use it. Unfortunately, this time was no different than my past experiences.
Lenovo continues its tradition of excellent Linux hardware support on the ThinkPad T14. Except minor issues with the built-in webcams and microphone.
A fretted PCIe M.2 connector between the mainboard and an M.2 SATA SSD drive caused intermittent and difficult-to-diagnose Windows 10 performance problems.
How to troubleshot and fix issues with laptops not suspending on critically under low battery conditions. As a bonus, learn how to prolong your battery life.
Corel hasn’t maintained the RPM dependencies for AfterShot Pro 3; making it difficult to install its RAW photo editor on recent versions of Fedora Linux.
You can easily get unexpected HTML+RDFa Lite parsing results by unknowingly using it with RDFa Core attributes that just happens to also be HTML attributes.
Comparing a cheap air puffer to a brand-name model. You get what you pay for, even when it comes to a simple product like an air puffer/blower.
The new Firefox version for Android comes with big changes under the hood, but also drops support for thousands of extensions, and is less configurable.
I browse for items on Amazon UK, ordered through Amazon Germany, items get shipped from the UK through Denmark, and somehow still arrive in Norway in two days.
Update (): The Dat protocol has since become the Hypercore Protocol and no longer relies on a centralized tracking server.
Update (): I’ve now uploaded the source repository and opened an issue tracker for this project on Codeberg.
Update (): This articles applies to Firefox for Android starting with version 57 up to and including 69. It’s not relevant to versions newer than this.
Update (): I didn’t discuss the security implications of this when I wrote this article. It turns out that people have found ways to append entire executable Java programs on Windows in this way. As far as Windows was concerned, it wouldn’t see any problems with executing the entirely wrong and unsigned program as long as the main portion of the program file was signed. Ouch.
Update (): Cloudflare has been added to the table. It supports RFC 5861 even on its free tier, but only when the Origin Cache Control feature is enabled.
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