I poked Avahi developer Trent Lloyd on IRC and forced him to make a new Avahi release enabling mDNS over IPv6 by default. Actually, he was happy for the nagging and inspiration to make the change, and made the release happen within hours.
I’ve had a chance to look at the new Microsoft Edge browser that will replace Internet Explorer on the Xbox One later this autumn.
Privacy Badger is a browser extension available for Firefox and Chromium that blocks third‐parties from tracking your behavior on the web. Using an aggressive heuristics approach rather than the usual curated blacklists, Privacy Badger quite often ends up breaking sites.
This website has been available over IPv6 — the next generation Internet protocol — since May and I immediately started logging how much of the site traffic is over IPv6.
Asus’ home network products are fairly decent and powerful though they’re poorly documented. One area where the documentation was completely missing was how to reset one of their Wi‐Fi range extenders/repeaters.
FileLocator is a search utility for Windows that first saw the light of day under the name Agent Ransack back in 2000. The main user interface of FileLocator Lite have remained mostly unchanged since then, but the premium version FileLocator Pro have gained quite a bit of features.
Keeping up with this site’s tradition of a yearly design refresh, I made some visual changes and a reorganization of this site two weeks ago.