Bitcoin Revolution: Wanna Earn $1,000 a Day? Government Warns About This Scam
Apr02

Bitcoin Revolution: Wanna Earn $1,000 a Day? Government Warns About This Scam

A cryptocurrency investment scheme called Bitcoin Revolution has recently garnered interest worldwide with its claim that investors could easily earn over $1,000 a day. They could even become millionaires within 61 days using the Bitcoin Revolution app. However, this is a scam and it recently ran into trouble with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the Philippines. Also read: 2x Bitcoin — Wanna Double Your BTC to the...

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ETTV Moves to New Domain Name After Operator Goes Missing
Apr02

ETTV Moves to New Domain Name After Operator Goes Missing

Three years ago, the torrent community was hit hard when the popular torrent site ExtraTorrent suddenly shut its doors. The site provided a safe harbor for millions of file-sharers and was also the birthing ground for several popular releasers and distribution groups. This includes ETTV, which is short for ExtraTorrent TV. With its home gone, ETTV decided to carry on independently by launching its own website. Over the past years,...

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Disney Deletes Print-on-Demand Sale Claiming Rights to Denmark’s The Little Mermaid Statue
Apr02

Disney Deletes Print-on-Demand Sale Claiming Rights to Denmark’s The Little Mermaid Statue

With the world in turmoil right now, today is not the ideal time for jokes, pranks, and frivolity usually associated with April 1. That being said, US-resident Dani Payson could be forgiven for thinking that someone was yanking her chain this morning. Payson (who uses the handle Andrea Marie on Twitter) operates a store on Australia-founded print-on-demand site RedBubble. She’s currently selling printed mugs, shower curtains and...

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Troubleshoot using the proc filesystem on Linux
Apr02

Troubleshoot using the proc filesystem on Linux

The proc filesystem is an important feature of Linux that you can’t ignore. proc is a pseudo or virtual filesystem that provides an interface to kernel data structures. In other words, proc isn’t an actual filesystem in the real-world sense; rather, it resides only in memory and not on a disk. It is automatically mounted by the system. read...

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Get started with Bash scripting for sysadmins
Apr02

Get started with Bash scripting for sysadmins

The Bash shell is definitely not the only shell out there, but it’s one of the most powerful. This makes it a popular choice for systems administrators needing to develop serious applications that go beyond a simple “laundry list” of commands to run on a system. There are lots of great uses for other shells (I default to Tcsh for Git hooks, for instance), but Bash is an easy choice for serious scripting, and...

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