Category: Life: Work and Techy

  • Nixstats And Cloudflare – Allowing IPs

    What is NixStats? I’m currently trying the NixStats (affiliate link) monitoring tool for servers and websites – mainly because it’s cheap (starts at $0/month for 5 monitors and 1 server, $9.95/month for 10 servers and 25 web monitors) and partially because it’s owned by WebPros. Not heard of WebPros? Me neither until I went digging […]

  • Getting Mailvelope working on Brave Browser

    For the last few years, I’ve been using Brave as my primary web browser due to its advert and tracking blocking abilities – extremely useful on YouTube! It’s based on Chromium (like Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge), but more privacy/anti-ad orientated. I’ve also been wanting to GPG/PGP sign some emails using my web based email […]

  • iPhone Windows 10 Microsoft Store Firmware location

    I’ve just been trying to recover an old iPhone 5s which is stuck in recovery (DFU) mode and whilst I haven’t yet had any luck getting beyond the Apple logo yet, I hope the following information may help others. I installed iTunes 12.10.7.3 on my Windows 10 Professional machine using the Microsoft Store (which now […]

  • Windows 10 OpenSSH – Configuring Windows Git

    This article is the last of a series I’ve written about migrating from using PuTTy on Windows to using the native OpenSSH client now available on Windows 10: you can read the rest of the articles via: Installation Storing keys using the SSH Agent Importing existing keys Creating a new public/private key pair Other useful […]

  • Windows 10 OpenSSH – Useful commands

    This article is the fifth of a series I’ve written about migrating from using PuTTy on Windows to using the native OpenSSH client now available on Windows 10: you can read the rest of the articles via: Installation Storing keys using the SSH Agent Importing existing keys Creating a new public/private key pair Other useful […]