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Dynamic DNS using Alibaba Cloud DNS API

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According to Wikipedia, “Dynamic DNS (DDNS or DynDNS) is a method of automatically updating a name server record, often in real time, with the active Dynamic...

Alibaba Cloud PHP and AB Benchmarking

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As some of you may know, I recently moved all my services and infrastructure to Alibaba Cloud (阿里云), being this one of the best decisions I made in 2017 in t...

Iconpong, a fork of iconping

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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.

Getting xPlane 11

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I just purchased the Public Beta 9, so the package also includes the xPlane 10 full version just in case 11 is broken. X-Plane 11.00 is the initial version o...

Practising in Gibraltar (LXGB)

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Gibraltar airport (LXGB) is such a nice place to practice take-offs and landings due to the nature of its runway (just above the water) and the “Rock”, a big...