My Ubiquiti Home Network

I've never used the equipment provided by my ISP and have always used my own. Previously that included Netgear, Linksys and Asus equipment but I've just made the switch to Ubiquiti and boy am I never going back! Why use your own hardware? I've always been a bit of a…

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Using Alexa to control my car

One of the really nice features of my car is the ability to control certain functions remotely from the smartphone or web app. This is especially handy if you want to defrost it on a cold day or cool it down on a hot day, amongst other things. For the…

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Why closing port 80 is bad for security

We've made some pretty big steps in our transition to a secure web but one thing that I often get asked about is closing port 80 as part of that transition. Here are my thoughts on why we shouldn't do that. Our current efforts As an industry we've made some…

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