EagleCAD FAIL!

It’s funny that only hours ago I finished writing a post about my trial of KiCAD. In it, I mentioned other top software including Altium Designer, Cadence Allegro, and Autodesk (formerly CadSoft) Eagle. Well, Autodesk just pulled the biggest corporate BS move I’ve seen in ages. They are forcing all …

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KiCAD trial

I really love DipTrace. I’ve used it for a few years now, and I am so familiar with its inner workings that I can be very efficient while using it. The prices for the full version are reasonable, but I use the free non-profit version. While this doesn’t limit layers, …

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Why is SSL so hard?

I’m really not sure how this got so hard. From what you read online, you’d think enabling HTTPS on a WordPress website would be a simple thing. Edit your .htaccess, change a couple quick options, and boom. This, of course, assuming your SSL certificate has been installed properly. Now, I’m …

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Website restored

If you visited the website over the last few days, you may have noticed that the website was completely messed up. This is because, for some inexplicable reason, after I did an apt-get update/upgrade to the server, it wouldn’t boot. It completely locked up. I ended up making an image …

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Setting up a Mail Server

I’ve slowly been trying to take over all the different products that my registrar provides. First, I moved the site to an Amazon EC2 Instance. I’m looking into moving the DNS to CloudFlare or Route 53. More recently, I finally set up my own mail server, taking over from the …

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