Category Archives: Tech Tips

Raspberry Pi hard drive spin down, sleep with hd-idle and hdparm

I’ve been meaning to write this tutorial, if you could call it that, for quite some time now. I don’t actually have any hard drives connected to my Raspberry Pi at the moment, but I did have hard drives connected to it a few months ago, 2 different drives, one in a USB 2.0 enclosure,… Read More »

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Secure Anonymous Search Engine Ixquick Search

A long, long time ago, in this very same galaxy that we inhabit now, I wrote an article about how you can avoid being tracked by Google. This can be achieved by using an alternative search engine called Startpage which works as sort of a proxy between you and Google. Every search query that you… Read More »

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Online Radio Link Scraping For MPD How To

It’s not a secret that I have a Raspberry Pi. I’ve published a couple of articles a while back explaining how to change DNS servers on XBMC so that you can watch region restricted media streaming services and I also shared another fix that can help you solve problems with Hulu streaming specifically. Raspberry Pi… Read More »

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Free Disposable Email For Privacy And Spam – GuerillaMail

Need a disposable email? GuerrillaMail is a free disposable email service where you get a temporary email address simply by opening up the website.

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Fix The Hulu Is Not Working Problem On XBMC

Here’s a fix for all those who have changed DNS servers in XBMC but are still not able to view Hulu using the very popular Hulu video plugin.

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How To Check PC Memory With MemTest – Free Computer Memory Tester

MemTest is a free computer memory tester which you can use to check health of RAM/system memory. Here you can find out how to actually test memory with it.

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