Networking Principles III: What Is DNS?

Domain Name System (DNS) provides name resolution for all Internet communications and many private networks, including all Windows Active Directory domains. This means that, whenever you type a website’s address into your Web browser, DNS will go out and fetch the IP address associated with that address. This beats having to remember the IP address … [Read more…]

Stuff To Do With Potatoes

So you’ve got a whole sack of potatoes and you’re getting a little sick of the baked version. Other than whipping up a batch of gloriously tasty, sour-cream-laden mashed potatoes, what can you do with them? Quite a bit, if you don’t mind digging out that recipe book. Its nutritional value has made it a … [Read more…]