Hosting a free Tor Relay with AWS EC2

Create an Ubuntu Server 16.04 t2.micro instance. In the Security Group setting, allow a Custom TCP port to be open at port 9001. Your final settings should look similar to this: Generate your private key. Keep this somewhere very safe! This is what you’ll use to access your EC2 instance... [Read More]

Whole Network Ad-blocking with Pi-hole

I don’t like ads. They’re invasive, intrusive, and a security risk. Web content that uses a donation or paid-premium model seems to be the way to go. If you’d like to save yourself from being bombarded by web advertisements, Pi-hole is your answer. Before I begin, I’d like to remind... [Read More]