Monthly Archive: December 2012

Unlisted Mailinator Alias

Mailinator is one of the most widely known and used disposable email providers. Any mail you send to whatever@mailinator.com can be read publicly on their website. Unfortunately, many websites block their known domains, so I set up an alternative domain. Use whatever@temp.headstrong.de and mail will end up in the respective mailinator account.

Ubuntu is Tracking You: Disable connections to Canonical

Ubuntu not only connects to Canonical servers on request, it does so permanently in the background. It even transmits geolocation information for the weather applet. Here’s a quick fix that removes all components involved in this tracking.

In order to make sure the mobile phone frequencies …

In order to make sure the mobile phone frequencies are not being tracked, I would fill up a washbasin with water and put the lid of a rice cooker over my head while I made a phone call. I don’t know if it worked or not, but I was never caught. BBC: North Korea: On the net in world’s most secretive nation (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)