Ads can be really annoying on some websites, and while there are browser extensions like Adblock to block them, those solutions are only local to your browser, and not always very effective. A better way to block ads is to use a Pi-Hole on your local network. Pi-Hole is a software for the Raspberry Pi, that acts as your DNS server to block queries for known advertiser domains. Let’s see how to install Pi-Hole on a Raspberry Pi, and how to configure your network to use it!
A quick solution to SD card corruption is to create a backup image of your SD card, so that if you face a SD card corruption again, you can simply burn that image to the card, put it in your Raspberry, and be back exactly where you were before the corruption. In this article we’ll learn how to create an image of the Raspberry Pi’s SD card (or any SD card really) on Mac OS X.