Hardware Scalpers attack YouTube Channels – Will you be next?!

Over the past year and a half I have built up a respectable YouTube channel called “Shiny Tech things” where “we tech things seriously”. Recently on the Saturday night of March 20, 2021 I had a video flagged under the “harmful and dangerous” policy. Video:Ā šŸ”“ LIVE AMD and NVIDIA Stock checker Plus PS5 and XBOXsx […]

How to silence your Dell PowerEdge server

How to silence your Dell PowerEdge server   This post will cover how to silence your Dell PowerEdge R330 server using IPMI. It should work onmost PowerEdge servers as the concept would be the same.  I have only tested this so far on my personal Dell R330 and it works great for me. It works […]

Adding Security Headers in NGINX

Adding Security Headers in NGINX Adding Security Headers in NGINX is simpler than you think. Just edit your website .conf file and append the following and test that it doesn’t break anything. If it does then you can use a “#” at the beginning of any line to comment it out, then test again until […]

Stop Windows 7 or 8 or 8.1 from Downloading Windows 10 Automatically

So you figure that you wouldn’t see this issue anymore since it’s 2019, but apparently Microsoft really wants everyone to move to Win 10. Now this is a move in the right direction for most, but not for everyone as some smaller software companies haven’t updated their software to properly function with Win 10, while […]

Filtering Debian SFTP logs with single digit date

Filtering Debian SFTP logs with single digit date I recently ranĀ into a problem when Filtering Debian SFTP logs with single digit dateĀ . The issue is that when the date is 2 digits like Apr 10 then my script would work fine, however when its less than 10 then it would not be able to grep […]