Why Vodafone will not be my ISP

I was interested in switching ISP's recently, and given the general dearth of providers in my area had a look at Vodafone. I checked their website, couldn't find a way to switch online, and therefore gave them my number. This, as one can no doubt surmise, was a mistake. They…

Adding SSL to Ghost for free using CAcert

It's a good idea to use SSL when managing Ghost. If you don't, grabbing your password is trivial for people who are on your network and have Wireshark, which is free. SSL might seem like a pain if you don't want to handle your own certificate authority, or an annoying…

Running Ghost on an Odroid U3 with Xubuntu

I've been eyeing an Odroid-U3 (http://hardkernel.com/main/products/prdt_info.php) for some time - it's basically a much faster Raspberry Pi. Filled with idealistic notions of not needing a VPS and running everything on my own hardware with dynamic DNS, I clicked "buy", purchasing an Odroid-U3 and…