Category: internet

24.07.2019

„Linux desktop remains an unpopular choice among mainstream desktop users, making up a little more than 2% of the desktop operating system market share. This is in contrast to the web server market share, which consists of 70% of Linux-based operating systems. […]

ntpd – when fundamentals fail
06.07.2019

servers/clients/computers/programs/services/webservers need accurate time… they usually get it from time servers that have an atomic clock attached to their USB port. (just guessing) ping time.google.com PING time.google.com (216.239.35.4) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from time2.google.com (216.239.35.4): icmp_seq=1 ttl=46 time=43.5 […]

a pretty good ipv6 introduction – ipv4 depletion
09.05.2019

IPv6: Introduction it’s the year 2019, roughly 14% of the web is running ipv6. you can watch real time statistics here: (i have no clue how accurate the data is, how they are generated) https://ipv6.he.net/v4ex/sidebar/? … but it seems there […]

08.04.2019

„the internet“ in Germany is so slow… once your start page has finished loading… you actually forgot what you were searching for. (it has become better in Munich) PS: If this site (http://mycpu.eu) loads slow – it is because the […]

cost of cybercrime and lawful backdoors
09.03.2019

„The cost to companies from malware and “malicious insider”-related cyberattacks jumped +12 percent in 2018 and accounted for one-third of all cyberattack costs, according to new research published today by Accenture and the Ponemon Institute.“ src: helpnetsecurity.com logical consequence: stop […]

how to subscribe to rss feed vs newsletter
18.02.2019

rss feeds with Thunderbird (tested on version 60.6.4) provide you with a pretty convenient way to stay up to date on blog posts/site news. imho all sites should have an rss feed in a standardized format that people can subscribe […]

No more Music on Youtube! – Is article 13 destroying YouTube? – Artikel13 internet freedom sacrificed – result of influence of big establishment media Lobby in the EU – Wird Artikel 13 das internet zerstören? -Einfluss der Lobby großer Medienhäuser in EU deutlich spürbar
16.02.2019

Update: Article13 for North Stream 2 pipeline between Germany and Russia Mrs Reda (one of the last honest politicians out there, used to be in Pirate Party but now even advises to vote against it, because also in the Pirate […]

remote network mount directory via ssh – sshfs
04.02.2019

it is super slow, but for copying small files it works. if /mnt/cifs/here is owned by non-root user, also non-root users are allowed to mount. (which is rather tricky with mount cifs) # setup software apt install sshfs yum install […]

17.12.2018

Thanks! thanks to all the contributors of open source soft- and hardware and people that share their knowledge online for free 🙂 i hope/think that better technology could possibly also change humans to the better… freely sharing information surely does […]

JavaScript is evil
10.09.2018

We all – except Node.js people and those that want JavaScript to control nuclear power plants – have seen it coming: „JavaScript is evil“ Stallman Anti-JavaScript rant: https://www.gnu.org/philosophy/javascript-trap.en.html (i think he complains more about, that most JavaScripts don’t come with […]

How far has the BigBrother from 1984 already gone?
26.06.2018

„Thank you“ i feel much safer now, that you know EVERYTHING about me, you, everybody. it is about influencing and directing the masses like a herd of cattle. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Room_641A Room 641A is a telecommunication interception facility in the SBC Communications […]