Block Adverts using Pihole in Container Station on a QNAP NAS with a GL.iNet GL-AR750 Travel Router

Introduction Adblocking I was reminded about Pihole on a Raspberry Pi by this article (“How to Blocks Ads Network-Wide With Pi-hole on Raspberry Pi“) today on Tom’s Hardware. However, I don’t have a Raspberry Pi so I decided to give the software a go on my QNAP NAS instead, a TS-251+ in which I’ve maxed… Continue reading Block Adverts using Pihole in Container Station on a QNAP NAS with a GL.iNet GL-AR750 Travel Router

Akismet and Jetpack Issues, Stop Spammers and CloudFlare Save the Day

My Web Host Penalised Me Yet Helped Speed Up My Site Introduction This site used to be hosted on Site5, in Texas.  I had a shared web host account, about the cheapest there is on Site5 though by no means the cheapest around (I’ve had experience of really cheap hosts….).  It worked alright, site management… Continue reading Akismet and Jetpack Issues, Stop Spammers and CloudFlare Save the Day