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Creating a Media Server With a Raspberry Pi

A Raspberry Pi is a great computer to set up a simple Samba sharing media server. It's affordable, coming in at only £34 for the base model of the latest Pi (4 at the time of writing). Coupled with a large hard drive,...

Automate Scrobbling to Trakt with Trakt Scrobbler

If you use Trakt, you'll likely know about scrobbling - where your media player checks you into what you are watching automatically, so it gets marked as finished automatically. Not only does this let you automatically show in the 'now watching' section of...

Jetpack for WordPress Speed Guide

If you are running a Wordpress self hosted site, you'll have probably come across Jetpack. Whilst it has some great features such as lazy loading and a free CDN, it can be slow. I eventually moved off of it onto Cloudflare as a...

A Guide to Speeding up Newspaper, a Theme by tagDiv

Newspaper is one of the the most popular themes out there, but out of the box it can be pretty slow. In this guide, I'll take you through hosting, caching, optimisation on both the server and front end, and finally a few more...

Pokemon Sun and Moon Shiny Chaining Guide

One of Pokemon’s most popular feature is shiny Pokemon - ultra rare Pokemon that come in different colors to the standard Pokemon. With very low chances of catching one (1/4096), they are extremely hard to find and encounter in the wild, and often...