Block it !

Most places you go to on the web now, will almost certainly be serving you adverts, or tracking you, or worse, and this is only an basic article about adblocking, Ublock origin in particular, as it’s the one that gets recommended by security analysts and researchers, and i install it Read More

Browser finger-printing, privacy leakage.. some tips

I’m not turning into RMS, but it’s becoming more and more sensible to be concerned about ‘Big Brother’ and the apparent abuse of privacy or free speech on the internet, particularly in the western world, where normal parts of life now require internet access. It was mostly tracking from advertisers Read More

Decoding DMR / P25 with the RTL SDR – an update

Setting up  SDR# (or SDRsharp) for use with an RTL dongle is the cheapest way of listening to most digital voice modes on the VHF and UHF bands, and you don’t need to know talkgroups, colour codes, slots or anything, so it’s much easier than any other method, other than forking Read More


You know what ? I think there’s too many white backgrounds on the web – there, i’ve said it. (yes, i know this site is bright, but it may be changing design slightly, soon) But If you have a headache, or maybe it’s late at night, or both, do you Read More