Redes sociales: el mal necesario que casi nadie quiere abandonar, en SBS Radio

Hoy se ha publicado, en SBS Radio, cómo Carmenza Jimenez y yo hablamos respecto a la famosa polémica de Cambridge Analytica y de cómo intentar prevenir esto en el futuro. En la entrevista realizada en la edición en Español de la australiana SBS Radio explico brevemente cómo ha sucedido, aparte de hablar en general de […]




Alicloud PHP Benchmarking

As some of you may know, I recently moved all my services and infrastructure to Alibaba Cloud (Aliyun or Alicloud), being this one of the best decisions I made in 2017 in terms of Cloud. I used several services in the past, from DreamHost to 1&1 and from AWS to DigitalOcean. So far, Alicloud is […]


World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice

Twenty-five years ago, the Union of Concerned Scientists and more than 1700 independent scientists, including the majority of living Nobel laureates in the sciences, penned the 1992 “World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity” (see supplemental file S1). These concerned professionals called on humankind to curtail environmental destruction and cautioned that “a great change in our stewardship […]



Reverse proxy with Caddy on WordPress with SSL & Docker

WordPress uses the is_ssl() function to determine if SSL is being used in the server. In order to do this, it uses $_SERVER[‘HTTPS’] and $_SERVER[‘SERVER_PORT’] to check if they are set. The problem when you use a reverse proxy, like in almost all the installations I run, is that Apache serves the content in HTTP trough […]


Iconpong, a fork of iconping

I’ve been using iconping for years and it rocks. Sadly it doesn’t cater to all my needs and I was eager to contribute back. After seeing there are some pull requests and issues waiting for years, I decided to fork and incorporate all pull requests including my own. You can download iconpong from here.