Easy Fix for Dead Unifi AC-Lite Access Points

Post by Maxime Rousseau

ubnt, ubiquiti, repair, ac-lite, networking, no power

I've been deploying Ubiquiti's Unifi gear for a while and I absolutely love it. While the development cycle of firmware and software is somewhat uneven, the products are great, inexpensive, run off a self-hosted management portal and don't have any licensing costs attached to them. Except for firmware-induced hiccups, I…

Rona, le fisc et la dérive de fonction - Prince Arthur Herald

Post by Maxime Rousseau

prince arthur herald, rona, fisc, revenu canada, vie privée

Bien peu de gens y verrons un problème à ce que Rona soit défait en cour. La défenderesse est une compagnie, un monstre sans visage ayant comme seule motivation le profit; dans un cas traitant d’évasion fiscale, son opposition est suspecte au mieux. Pourtant, l’enjeux me semble plus…

Raid-Proof Your FreeNAS with USBKill

Post by Maxime Rousseau

freenas, usbkill, counterforensics, IT, IS, security, zfs

By virtue of being a very multi-functional appliance in most settings, a FreeNAS machine has the potential to be a very sensible part of your rack. Even if you don't use jails or VMs to host anything, it's still a fileserver at the bare minimum, which means it hosts your…

Storj, The “Sharing” Economy and Why It Matters

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, cloud, computer, computing, distributed, network, networking, resilio, storage, storj, synthing

The sharing economy is a buzzword which has gained enormous traction despite the fact that it remains misunderstood, in my opinion. The luddite politicians who have been vocal against it on the grounds that it’s a dishonest loophole for escaping regulatory frameworks have it obviously wrong, but I feel…

In Defense of Political Radicals

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, anarcho, ancapistan, capitalism, hunter maats, libertarian, libertarianism, politics, tom woods

Sometimes, life imitates shitposting. Under the guise of conducting research, I've come to join and like an absolutely inordinate amount of politically-inclined shitposting groups and pages. It's bad, to the point where normie posts about meals, trips and life achievements have been completely drowned out in political compass memes and…