To Debunk Red Rooms (Once and For All)

I’ve written quite a few posts attempting to debunk red rooms on this blog, but I think I’ve finally had the nail in the coffin (technology wise, anyway). Some of you already know this is the case, but there are still people who continue to insist on their existence. For those who don’t know, Invidious […]

So I Deleted My Antivirus…

Having switched to Linux from Windows, I was accustomed to the idea of “needing” an antivirus program. Early on when I made the transition to Linux, the idea of not getting viruses seemed foreign. Therefore, up until recently, I was using ClamAV for one of those “just in case” scenarios. Thus far, every time I […]

How to Access Freenet (The Basics)

Doing that post on I2P inspired me – I think that I should do basic tutorials for all of the major “darknets” (and even perhaps some of the less known ones). In fact, based on some of the search terms I could see, people are wanting to know more about Freenet, so…ok then! That being […]

Alternate Blog on Write.as

I mentioned this briefly before, but I started an alternate blog on Write.as: secretsofthedark for more “tech review” related subjects. (I haven’t abandoned this blog, however.) Part of the reason for the second blog is because people (on IRC, that is) kept giving me flack about using WordPress! This article on WebsitesHate.me called The biggest […]

How to Access I2P (The Basics)

I’ve noticed that some of the technical topics I’ve discussed in the past still aren’t all that well understood. That being said, I’ve mentioned I2P on several posts; it can be one of the more challenging anonymity networks to use, especially if you aren’t familiar with the topic. Part of the reason that I think […]