You should be able to communicate with your friends and family without having to worry about whether or not anybody listens in. I consider the right to privacy an inalienable right.

Sure, there’s a whole slew of shitty straw man fallacies surrounding this particular topic such as “by allowing people to use encryption we make it easier for terrorists to plan acts of terror” and my personal favorite “I don’t need encryption, I don’t have anything to hide.”

Let’s talk basic everyman’s encryption

After documenting your innermost secrets on paper you can just burn those well-thumbed black cahiers. It’s a great catharsis to watch the soot flakes whirl up into the night sky. …


Create a tiny form-factor streaming media server based on Intel NUC6i3SYH that can be installed virtually anywhere in your house or living room. Powered by the latest 6th generation Intel Skylake technology this computer fits in your palm yet fills your living room with entertainment.

6th generation Intel NUC kits are still to be considered bleeding edge. Unless you follow the hardware guide in this how-to, you may not end up with a working system.

Intel® NUC Kit NUC6i3SYH is equipped with Intel’s newest architecture, the 6th generation Intel® Core™ i3–6100U processor. With 7.1 surround sound and a full-sized HDMI port for brilliant 4K resolution, NUC6i3SYH can power home entertainment and light gaming. NUC6i3SYH has room for a 2.5” drive so you can store all your media and an M.2 SSD so you can transfer your data at lightning speed. …


A couple of weeks ago my Intel NUC6i3SYH Mac Mini killer arrived. Unfortunately Newegg bundled it with the wrong RAM. Unbeknownst to me, the new Skylake architecture Intel NUCs are very particular when it comes to the types and makes of memory modules. Through some reading as well as trial and error I finally found RAM that worked.

6th generation Intel NUC kits are still to be considered bleeding edge. Unless you follow the guide in this review to the point on hardware purchases you may not end up with a working system. …

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Torgny Bjers

I farm servers in the clouds and conjure confluent code from pixie dust and meteorite slag. If besought, I will help you find the castle with the princess.

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