Updates | Mar 06, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

Improving our dashboard experience

The “When are you going to update your dashboard?” question has been bugging us for a while. No more.

An example from our dotfiles tutorial
Tutorials | Feb 14, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 19 min read

Dotfiles to simplify developing and administering servers

Imagine downloading a repository with git and running a single command to put all your preferences back in place after booting up a new server. Enter our dotfiles tutorial.

Tutorials | Feb 07, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 10 min read

Tutorial: Ditch SSH, get started with Mosh

SSH is super powerful, but it’s definitely not perfect. Why not give Mosh, which promises better reliability and speed, a try?

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Development | Feb 01, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 10 min read

It’s 2018. Why are we still developing on desktops?

With so much power in the cloud, why do we rely so heavily on traditionally unreliable (and expensive) hardware?

The stereotypical "team" that tech is obsessed with
Development | Jan 18, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

The entropy of the individual

I feel like technology companies are smitten with teams these days. What about individuals?

Updates | Jan 11, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 9 min read

Turning mistakes and ‘meh’ into a growth plan for 2018

Because we sell virtual private servers, a blinking cursor in a faraway server (with some fantastic hardware behind it, of course), it’s crucial for us to remind our users that …

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Development && VPS Uses | Dec 15, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 13 min read

Perk up your VPS and terminal with Zsh and more

Like most things with Linux, the terminal is highly customizable. With a few switches and some additional tools, you can create a terminal experience that not only feels more user-friendly, …