Archive for the 'Technology' Category

Google and Apple Have Been Screwing Around With Email Security and it Doesn’t Actually Help Security

Saturday, September 19th, 2020

I try to do the right thing. I turn on two-factor authentication on my Gmail account, don’t resuse passwords, etc. However, Apple and Google’s history on mail, like just about everything, has been a clash of tech egos and insanity. The end result is that it has been much easier for people to not use […]

Raspberry Pi-Powered Time Machine Backups – No Really, Do It This Way. The Other Ways Are Wrong.

Tuesday, April 14th, 2020

TL;DR – If you want to set up a Raspberry Pi and a hard drive to act as a network Time Machine server, use Samba and ext4. If you find a post on some site that tells you to install netatalk and hfsprogs, flip off your monitor, close the tab, and Google again. A long, […]