Google is an Internet advertising company that decided to make a web browser.

Google is an Internet advertising company that decided to make a web browser. Why did they make a web browser? For exactly the same reasons as I have not and never will use it. They have unrivalled potential to snoop on everything you do with your personal devices. 10 years later, after useful projects like…

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Rosrants.com is now using SSL Cert – Howto Set Up SSL For Free

This site is now using SSL. Pfft! About time, says you. I am using a free cert from letsencrypt.org – it was all very confusing and magical to set up. You need to use a ACME client – I used https://github.com/Neilpang/acme.sh as you do not need root access with this one. Then SSH into your…

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No More Potty Mouth – I will try my best

I have not been posting here much lately. I guess I am busy! The last few posts seem to be rants on the negative side of things. I hope to decrease my offensive words per post from now on. Thanks for listening and fuck you.

Fuck Windows 10 – What a Piece of Shit.

So I was quite proud that I had never had to reinstall Windows since my first Windows XP laptop way back when. Many peers would talk of “refreshing” their PCs – LOSERS! Just look after your PC and it will not get wrecked! You fools!!! I have always said. I had a hairy moment back…

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Hello Firefox 57 (Quantum) !!! … well this is bullshit.

Not one add-on working. Fucking pathetic Mozilla. These guys really are hopeless. As an add-on developer I have suffered first hand at their underhanded, ill-thought tactics. There is a superior attitude among Mozilla developers, that everybody else must change to suit them. Just look at the history of gmail.com support on Firefox for Android. I…

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Virgin Media Speed Test.

It seems like a heck of a long time since I have had a proper wired Internet connection. Here’s a CAT 5e connection straight through two floor/ceilings and a wall to the UPC router Virgin Media Hub. Things are on the upswing again :-)