For many people, Tor is a doubtful tool used mainly by people consuming and distributing child porn or conducting crimes of any kind, like dealing drugs and weapons and so on. Although Tor is truly used by such people (as you’ve probably read in the media), Tor is a typical dual-use technology which serves a…Details
I decided to create this post in order to collect articles and statemens from people regarding privacy. The aim is, to raise awareness on this topic to all the people who think, that privacy doesn’t matter. Collected Articles Date Published Title 16.06.2015 “Wer nichts zu verbergen hat, ist ein langweiliger Mensch” (Tages Anzeiger) LinkAm Mittwoch…Details
I came across a good introductory video on NoSQL database systems. In about 55 minutes, Martin Fowler talks about the rise of the NoSQL databases, the different types of NoSQL databases and their usage scenarios. For further study, I can recommend his book “NoSQL Distilled”.
Are you also sick of attending meetings every day? Are you also tired of not being able to WORK actually? Welcome to the club. Actually, a friend of mine sent me this pic. Hope you find it as amusing as i did.
I own a private Minecraft server. That’s cool. If you sit behind a (let’s say corporate) firewall and let’s further assume that the admins don’t allow traffic to your Minecraft server, you gonna have a problem. In my case, I was able to circumvent the problem by using the SSH protocol. This only works, if…Details
I like the Arduino IDE 🙂
I faced the task to create some scripts which perform a backup on our Microsoft Windows Server 2008 systems used for user acceptance testing. Before each deployment, a backup of the currently deployed database and applications should happen. Our database is based on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and our applications are built on Microsoft ASP.NET…Details
After having closed the comments-feature on my blog, I decided to give Akismet a try. Akismet is a WordPress plugin, which claims to protect you from comment-spam. The service is basically free for private use, but you can donate a small amount if you like. Let’s see how good it does its job.