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Infographic Reveals the Scale of Ubuntu’s Success

Ever wondered just how widely used Ubuntu is? Well, wonder no more! Canonical has put together a new infographic to highlight the scale and success Ubuntu has achieved across an enviable assortment of computing sectors. And it’s compelling stuff. Ubuntu is in use in some shape or other at some of the world’s biggest companies, where it’s…

Google is Now a Platinum Member of The Linux Foundation

A long-time member of the non-profit organisation, Google has chosen to increase the amount of money it donates to the foundation from $100k a year to a massive $500k. The bump sees Google go from ‘Silver’ member of the foundation to a ‘Platinum’ member — the highest level of membership available. In addition to bragging rights,…

Country blocking using Nginx with IP2Location Module

After few days of trying, trying and trying, finally find out the way to compile the IP2Location module into the Nginx in Ubuntu server. I try to compare multiple way of doing the country block with Nginx, where in my previous post, the country blocking is done with GeoIP module (which I found out more…

Country blocking using Nginx with GeoIP2 in Ubuntu 16.04

After try out the country block with multiple module, including the previous Nginx http_geoip_module, until I manage to figure it out and make it work, than only I found out that GeoIP version 1 will be stop update soon by Maxmind company, where they encourage developer to move to the next generation of IP database,…

Blocking country with Nginx without GeoIP module

There are always many solution to solve a single problem, if you prefer to use the Nginx GeoIP module, you may refer back to the previous post on the detail and step. In this article, I will share on how to do the blocking of country without the plugin module.…

Apple’s next generation mobile processor goes into mass production

Bloomberg reports that Apple’s manufacturing partner, TSMC has started the mass production of the next generation A12 mobile processors for the three new iPhone models launching later this year. Citing information from its sources, Bloomberg claims that the A12 chip will be based on a 7nm design which is smaller,…

Diable default vhost in Nginx web server

When hosting a website in Nginx, the Nginx server will serve all the page to port 80 by default, in order to disable this features, you may create a default site which bind to the IP at port 80 and redirect it to the error page, which mean that’s no…

How to get to know you Ubuntu server public IP

When come to configure server, we always want to know what’s our server public IP is in order to whitelist or configure the security access to it, when using Widnow server, you may easily open your browser and browse to the website such as http://www.ip2location.com or http://www.whatismyip.com to get to…

Country blocking using Nginx GeoIP in Ubuntu 16.04

In the following article, I will share on how to install the GeoIP module on Nginx and how to write the code in Nginx to block the visitor from certain country. There are many way to block the customer from certain country to access your website if you are not…

Opera is killing its VPN app for iOS and Android

Opera has announced that it’s discontinuing its Opera VPN for both iOS and Android later this month, April 30 2018. This news came barely two years after the company first launched the app for iOS. To “make sure your privacy is still looked after”, Opera says that its Opera Gold users have the option…