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An international bootcamp in Barcelona dedicated to programming

In the following article we analyze the bootworks of Codeworks , an international academy located in Barcelona that teaches programming.

If English is not a problem for you and you have complete dedication, we'll explain it to you next.

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We analyze a vps cloud service located in Spain

As you already know, within the subject of the blog, we sometimes analyze hosting services and vps servers.
Today we are going to talk about a provider of vps cloud servers located in Spain.

It is about clouding.io

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LibreELEC the media center for Raspberry PI

In this article we are going to create a media center project for the Raspberry PI Zero W.

It is about LibreELEC , an alternative to OpenELEC.

It is one of the best media center systems for portable devices and computers.

It is based on Kodi , which integrates all its functionalities, and will allow us to install it on a Raspberry PI Zero W.

We start!

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Download free images

Undoubtedly, one of the star functionalities that we search on the Internet is to download free images.

In this article I will discuss with you some websites where you can download free and legal high quality images to publish on your website or for example to include in a job.

Of course, each website has certain licensing conditions, so it is better to review them beforehand to know the characteristics of attribution, that is, whether or not to attribute the author of the image and also to review the conditions of use, ie the uses for which can be used that image, either for personal, educational, commercial or non-commercial use.

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Unboxing Raspberry PI 3

In the following article we will see the unboxing of the new Raspberry PI 3 mini computer.

The Raspberry Foundation has put on the market a new, more powerful version with Bluetooth and Wifi communications.

We got a just the day of the official launch, with which we already have the unboxing and the first impressions of this gadget.

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Install noobs in a Raspberry PI

In this article we will explain how to install noobs in a Raspberry PI.

It is one of the most important steps: install an operating system to use the device.

We will explain all the necessary steps to copy noobs in a microSD card, assemble the necessary materials for the Raspberry and start the Raspberry PI.

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La Caixa phishing email

A couple of days ago I received an email on the internet that caught my attention.

According to the sender, he said " la Caixa " and it was in relation to the coordinate card .

For those who do not know "la Caixa", it is a Spanish bank that is legally owned by Caixabank. In particular it has one of the safest computer systems and with more investment compared to the other Catalan entities.

Yes, at the client level is not the best place to get a return on savings, in fact usually had to pay symbolically just to enter the office, but well that is another issue that does not have much to do with this blog.

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Buy web hosting in Spain

In several articles of XRL Tech Corner we wanted to make known by means of brief tutorials how to install and configure in Linux the most known platforms of CMS , forums , and e-learning , as well as giving small brushstrokes on some known programming frameworks with Javascript , such as NodeJS , AngularJS , mongoDB , ...


If you work as a programmer or webmaster, and you are looking to start a small project on the Internet, you probably need a server, which you can not usually buy for lack of resources. For that there are some providers with web hosting and registration of domains that come to meet those needs.



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What are cookies?

Cookies are data files (usually in binary format) that store user information (which browses the web page), on the user's own device.

There are several types of cookies : oriented to technical issues, such as the management of the session and the personalization of the web based on the user profile.

Another type are advertising cookies (without behavioral aspects). Others include geolocation information (the user's location), others record browsing habits, and then display advertising based on their purchase interests.

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Insurance for smartphones

Some statistical studies claim that within a few years the number of smartphones will be similar to the number of people in the world. While it is true that today almost all of us have smartphones , why do not we have insurance for smartphones and tablets ?

Let's take an example between a car insurance and a smartphone insurance . Saving the distances, at the level of insurance we see that there are enormous differences in the cost of the premium of a car and that of a smartphone .

I would even say that proportionally to what it costs, people invest more money in a high-end smartphone, than in a high-end car.

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