It’s no secret that Twitter is red hot garbage fire, so I’ve signed up for a Mastodon account to give them a try. Because I’m super vain, I decided to create my own Mastodon instance, with a custom domain. Mastodon is kind of weird to sign up for: think of it as being kind of […]
Before I start, I should warn you that I’ll be commenting on some of the awful things that Reddit implicitly condones, which include sex crimes, animal abuse and what can euphemistically be described as “disrespectful” behaviour towards the dead. I know these topics can be traumatic for people, so if you’d prefer to avoid reading them, please close […]
Over the years, I’ve experimented with a bunch of different methods for media servers, and I think I’ve finally arrived at something that works well for me.
A couple of months ago, following the news of PayPal being partially responsible for a person’s identity theft, I activated Two Factor Authentication on my PayPal account. First up, I was fairly unimpressed with their configuration options. In order to use 2FA, my options were to buy a dongle to generate the security codes, or […]
There’s a whole lot of fitness trackers on the market these days, and they all seem to offer different functionality. So, here’s a summary of the things I’m after in a tracker, and who comes closest: Pedometer Pretty much everything has a pedometer these days, and they’re all pretty accurate. It’s a useful metric for […]