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June 3, 2024

Synology: Best Docker Containers To Browse The Web

Self-hosting Web Browsers ensures that your data isn’t controlled/stored by others. This reduces the risk of unauthorized access and potential data breaches, giving you greater control over your online presence and web surf. Below you can find a list of free Web browser apps that can be installed on your Synology NAS to help you ...
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June 2, 2024

Synology: Best Selfhosted Alternatives to Google Photos

Google Photos is a photo sharing and storage service developed by Google in 2015. The primary distinction of Google Photos is its backup feature. This ensures you won’t lose important pictures if you misplace your device or upgrade to a new one. Below you can find several free and exceptional alternatives to Google Photos that ...
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June 1, 2024

Synology Install MicroBin with Portainer

My previous guide for MicroBin involved the use of Task Scheduler. Today I’m offering a recommended and excellent alternative for installing the latest MicroBin version via Portainer. MicroBin is a super tiny, feature rich, configurable, self-contained and self-hosted paste bin web application. It is very easy to set up and use, and will only require a few ...
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May 29, 2024

Synology: Docker Engine Version 24.0.2 Available as Beta

Finally, after pushing the subject into view again two days ago, today, May 28, 2024, Synology has released the new Docker Engine Version 24.0.2 in Beta. This beta version of the new Container Manager is not available in all countries at the time of writing, but several users have informed me they can find the new ...
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May 27, 2024

Synology: Best Selfhosted Alternatives to Google Analytics

Google Analytics is not available as a self-hosted solution, but there are plenty of alternatives for home users and businesses that want to selfhost an analytics solution on-premise. Below you can find Free and Open Source alternatives to Google Analytics that are always up to date on mariushosting and can be installed on your Synology ...
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May 26, 2024

Synology Install Cloud Commander with Portainer

My previous guide for Cloud Commander involved the use of Task Scheduler. Today I’m offering a recommended and excellent alternative for installing the latest Cloud Commander version via Portainer. Cloud Commander, like Double Commander, is a file manager with a console and editor. It includes a command-line console and a text editor. Cloud Commander helps you manage ...
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May 25, 2024

TerraMaster Launches Its Highest-Performing 2-Bay NAS F2-424

TerraMaster, a professional brand focused on providing innovative storage products for homes and businesses, recently introduced the F2-424, a new upgrade of F2-423. The brand-new F2-424 adopts the Intel Celeron N95 4-core 4-thread processor, comes with 8GB DDR5 memory, two 2.5GB network ports, two M.2 NVMe sockets, and adds a USB Type-C host interface and … Read more about TerraMaster Launches Its Highest-Performing 2-Bay NAS F2-424

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May 25, 2024

Synology Late on New Docker Engine Daemon

Is the new Docker Engine from Synology delayed? If 6 months ago you have sent an inquiry to Synology asking when the new Docker Engine Daemon will be available, the answer provided by Synology via support ticket was clear: Q1 2024 (January – March). Given that it’s the end of May, we are already two ...
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May 24, 2024

Synology: Best Docker Containers For NAS Notifications

Do you know you can enable notification services to receive timely notifications whenever changes on your Synology NAS take place? You can configure your email notifications by following my easy article How to Activate Email Notifications. You can also install awesome Docker apps to help you better manage your Synology NAS Notifications. Ntfy is a ...
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May 23, 2024

mariushosting Facebook Group At Over 67K Members

The summer holidays are almost upon us and it’s already time for some news regarding our Synology communities on social media. Today I’m happy to announce our Synology Facebook Group is at over 67K+ members! 67 thousand people have joined our Facebook group and are part of our dedicated Synology community. I would like to ...
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