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Up to 3 free cloud servers from Hetzner

The folks at Hetzner have recently launched their cloud platform and to test out the service and also to do a good impression they are giving out up to three free cloud servers per customer for a limited time, while the platform is still in beta. They offer the possibility to deploy cloud servers in

[Script] Block bad referrers in vestaCP

One of the nastiest problems when it comes to webserver resource and bandwidth usage is represented by the bad referrers which associate with a series of artificial queries from various hostnames that spam the crap out of the webserver and statistical logs. Because the accuracy of the statistical traffic reports is highly influenced by such

Get a refund from the iTunes Store

It seems that Apple has a habit of changing things around when it comes to managing purchases and getting refunds so all guides found online at the moment are obsolete and useless for requesting a refund. Today I bought an app from the iTunes Store and the app turned out to be garbage so I

Video tutorials in tech are just bad

Lately a lot of people have started to ditch text and focus on video for their tutorials because they saw video as a trend and decided to ride the wave. However I see the video tutorials as a bad choice when it comes to tech. You know me, I’ve been writing every once in a