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Recommended Links #11 – 26/12/2020

It’s been a while since I last posted recommended links over here so here it goes: Facebook declared war on Apple and it may just be the end of Facebook; The Internet is for porn; Kazakhstan government is intercepting https traffic; 30 years later QBasic is still the best; Wikipedia has a ton of money;

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

The end of shared hosting?

I’ve received these days two offers for lifetime shared hosting and I realized that they were much cheaper than expected. The first one was from the folks at cloudatcost.com who are already offering lifetime VPS/cloud plans and the pricing grid can be reviewed below: The second one is a newly launched service from and which

Weekly recommended links #2

Here’s some more useful links that I came across this week: Setup OpenVPN on Ubuntu Clear the local DNS caches Convert RPM and DEB using Alien Command line tricks for geeks How long before you start getting SEO results? 17 problems all sysadmins will understand Optimize Apache concurrency for running WordPress How to work with