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Ronn Bundgaard Is Now HTTPS Via Let’s Encrypt

I have always wanted to offer HTTPS on my blog. However, a traditional SSL certificate just cost too much for a simple personal blog like this. So since Let’s Encrypt was announced in 2014 I have been waiting for it to be supported by my host provider unoeuro.com. I have check from time to time if…

News | What I Use

What I Use: New Series Introduction

I am starting a new series on this blog called, you guessed it, “What I use”. The intent of this series is to show how and why I use certain things. I say things because this series will not be restricted to tech and will include solutions and products in many categories. I rarely use…

Reviews

Drobo update: 6 month after

It has been about six months with the Drobo’s and here is my Drobo update as I promised in my blog post I Replaced My FreeNAS Server With A Drobo where I also explain why I came to use Drobo. While the Drobo’s I have is an older model (Drobo-FS) most of the information in this post should apply…

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Back on WordPress

Over the Christmas holidays of 2014/2015, I switched my blog from WordPress to the static site generator Pelican. I did this mostly because static site generators was the new hotness among geeks, the geek factor was high, and I wanted to try something new. I really like the idea of a blog where I would write…

News | What I Use

I Replaced My FreeNAS Server With A Drobo

Edit: I recently replaced the Drobos with at FreeNAS server. You can read about it in my article I Replaced My FreeNAS Server With A Drobo I build my FreeNAS Server in 2008 with an Intel D945GCLF2 Atom 330 Dual-Core motherboard and CPU and six 1TB WD green drives. This server has been running 24/7 since…

Tools | Tutorial

Convert Docx To Markdown With Pandoc

I prefer to use Microsoft Word for most of my writing. I prefer Word because its spell and grammar checker is superior to every other word processor or text editor I have tried. In addition, word has text to speech build in. I use text to speech to have my text spoken to me in…

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No More Coding In My Spare Time

I have been very focused on learning new coding skills and getting as much experience with programming as possible these past couple of years while studying Computer Science to make the chance of getting a job grater. However, while I got a job just after graduating I never stopped using a lot of my spare…

Tools

Note Taking Workflow Update

Back in August, I wrote this post where I explained why I moved back to OneNote after trying to move my note-taking to plain text with markdown syntax. Well, it did not happen. For me to go back to OneNote was simply not possible and here is why. In the time, I have used markdown…

Reviews

Dell Venue 8 Pro Review

The Dell Venue 8 Pro is an 8-inch tablet running Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro. The “Pro” version of Windows indicates that it is the full version of Windows capable of running modern apps as well as normal Windows programs. How useful it is to run legacy applications on an 8-inch screen is questionable. However, the…