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Entries for the ‘Ideas’ Category

Roaming DNS

Recently I was setting up my home desktop ubuntu box to allow remote ssh connections. I got it all working, except ran into a problem when trying to access it from outside my local network. My ISP uses dynamic IP addresses. I have no way of knowing when my IP changes, and even when it [...]

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Community Photostream to digital picture frames

After I upgraded my desktop and netbook with ubuntu 9.10, I started playing with their new Ubuntu One service. It allows you to share files across multiple computers over the internet, with automatic syncing. So, I created a folder called slideshow and shared it. I can now add photos to this slideshow from any computer [...]

wha?