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Masternode scams

Masternode scams I was writing my previous blog post about mining through a stake when I noticed some coins that were promising huge returns with masternodes. Hundreds of percents or even over one thousand percent. See a few tier 2 nodes in the screenshot below from ginplatform.io. These nodes were completely missing from the Stakingrewards

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Interest on cryptocurrencies

How to get interest on crypto currencies? Earlier on this blog, I covered cryptocurrency mining using your own machine and in cloud services. Now, let’s have a look at mining through just owning Cryptos. Mining through ownership is not possible for all crypto coins. In general, it is possible for crypto coins that are based

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Encrypted dns queries

DNS query encryption for OpenWRT Once we are in the DNS topic I couldn’t notice that also those queries can be encrypted today. DNS over Http (DoH) standard was accepted just a few days ago. DNS over TSL (DoT) bit earlier. Both standards will encrypt DNS queries so that their content cannot be seen outside,

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Crypto currency airdrops

What are the airdrops in crypto currency scene? Blockchain has turned out to be very good idea and there are lot of projects going on that will utilize it. In many cases they are also using some kind of coins or tokens, which have some value. Earlier those were sold to public in the ICOs

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DNS, OpenWRT and VDLS

Let me change my name servers Since Clouldflare announced it’s free, fast and privacy respecting dns service at address 1.1.1.1 I have wanted to switch to use it. Unfortunately I had ADSL modem and router from my ISP (Elisa) and it did not offer functionality to change name servers. I got what my ISP was

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