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NGINX Proxy Manager on a Raspberry Pi

After spending a little while playing around with the various Docker options out there this evening I thought I'd put together the config.json and docker-compose.yml files that finally worked for me when trying to deploy a stack of containers for nginx proxy manager (I'm trying to play around with some reverse proxying on my local network whilst I use the quarantine/lockdown period to test new things!)

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ADS-B Exchange: Flightradar24 & FlightAware aren't your only options!

After becoming interested in planes and aviation after spending so much time on flights in the last few years I explored ways to combine my tech and aviation interests together. With a handful of different Raspberry Pi computers sitting around doing nothing, I decided that picking up an ADS-B Tuner and seeing how things go was my next step!

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Benchmarking a Web Server With Apache Bench

Whilst getting the site up and running, I wanted to make sure that I could squeeze every bit of performance out of it as I could. Nobody likes a slow website and I didn't want it to crumble under the pressure of the 3 (optimistic, I know) visitors so it's time to look into caching and verifying how much of a difference it makes using Apache's Benchmark tool, ab, or Apache Bench.

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Installing RetroPie to Your SD Card For a Raspberry Pi

You've bought your Raspberry Pi, you've got all of the bits and pieces you need and you're ready to get your operating system up and ready so you can take on the games of your youth..

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