December 29, 2011

Firefox Tweaks

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Sometimes Firefox can be improved a lot using some tweaks/extensions/addons/scripts. In this post I’m going to show some of them.
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December 21, 2011

Configure OpenVPN (StrongVPN) using NetworkManager on Linux Mint (Ubuntu)

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After trying to get a decent connection speed using PPTP from StrongVPN I’ve decided to try with OpenVPN.
Currently I’m using StrongVPN to be able to watch Hulu and also to improve a bit the speed of my Internet connection (international link).
As StrongVPN doesn’t have on their website a step-by-step guide of how to configure OpenVPN in NetworkManager (they provide a shell script) I’ve decided to post three simple screenshot that can save you some time if you are confused. The only thing that you need to do is to download a file that they provide with the certificates.

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