Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

I’ve been using f.lux on my computer for a few years now, so I’m glad that Apple has finally implemented this for smartphones (which is becoming the more dominating “screen” people use at night). What this feature does is change the color of your display based on the time of day: warm at night (think […]

Ever wonder what IP addresses are? DNS? Subnets? TCP? Ports? Firewalls? While trying to set up a SSH server for my desktop computer, I did a lot of self-educating through wikipedia and other websites and also tried out different SSH servers before finding WinSSHD to be the best. Anyway, while doing all that I stumbled […]

As I posted earlier, this past weekend I reformatted my computer for the first time in awhile. One of the things I do is put together a list of programs that I want to save and reinstall afterward. This time around, this prompted me to take a good look at what I use and research/find […]

What has always really irritated me is why airlines make you TURN OFF ALL ELECTRONICS during take-off and landing, and then let you use it when you’re in the air. This has always struck me as a nonsense rule.  I read an article today that actually answers a lot of interesting cell phone network questions […]