Signal for Desktop is here!

The encrypted chat app Signal is one of my favourite apps and they've just launched their desktop version! This means you can now move seamlessly between your mobile and desktop devices. Signal If you don't have Signal installed you should go and do so immediately. Here are the Google Play…

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Caching Ghost with Nginx

The performance of my site has always been a consideration, the faster your site, the better the browsing experience. I've made various changes in the past to try and boost performance but this is perhaps the best one so far. Setting up caching with Nginx. Performance We should all want…

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End-to-End encryption with Facebook Messenger

We're seeing a huge drive towards end-to-end encryption in many of the apps we use and Facebook doesn't want to get left behind. You can now enable Secret Conversations in the Facebook Messenger app which is their flavour of E2E encryption for your communication. Secret Conversations Facebook have used the…

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Yahoo! The largest breach in history

The Yahoo! breach has been getting quite a lot of coverage in the press today so I thought I'd put together a quick bit of information for those who fear they may be affected. What do we know? So far we know that in late 2014 Yahoo was compromised and…

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