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VPSCheap Now Accepts Ethereum

We’re very happy to announce that Ethereum payments are now available for all of our cheap VPS products. Ethereum is the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap, and also one of the most innovative in terms of the technology it brings to the table. At VPSCheap, we’re very proud of our embracement of the crypto …

Linux 4.15 released with Spectre and Meltdown patches

The release of the¬†Linux 4.15 kernel was delayed for over a week, due to the extra time needed to address the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. 4.15 comes with added security for Intel and AMD CPUs. In the case of AMD, AMD Secure Encrypted Virtualization, which is a hardware AES, is now supported. This new AES …

CentOS 7 Help and Tutorials (updated February 2018)

Especially with the recent retiring of CentOS 5 on March 31, 2017, use of version 7 is on the rise. For new systems being installed now, it makes much more sense to go straight to CentOS 7 unless there is a specific compatibility issue. CentOS 6 will have maintenance updates through 2020. The minimum recommended …