Welcome to StuartRyan.com

Welcome to Stuart Ryan.com. I was finding that I had so many different sites on the net that I needed somewhere that consolidated all my latest work in one place.

Hence was born my new house on the internet StuartRyan.com. Please feel free to have a look below for the latest articles that I have written on my blogs and further below for my latest tweets.

If you would like you can contact me via the link above or poke me via @StuartCRyan on Twitter.
  • TorGuard Review 2015 – My VPN of choice as an Australian April 26, 2015
    Choosing a VPN provider can be difficult, you want one that provides great customer service, security, reliability and most importantly, one with servers close to you as well as around the world. When my account with Astrill came up for renewal recently, I decided it was time to review the field again. I use a […]
  • Pinentry and Pinentry-Curses on Mac OSX Backspace Issues April 19, 2015
    So this is going to be short and sweet… for those of you that are looking to use pinentry or pinentry-curses (at least in my case installed with Homebrew) that are having problems with the backspace character not working properly… this might just be up your alley. Recently while using the LastPass CLI (for writing […]
  • Office 2016 for Mac – A plea for add-ins functionality! March 6, 2015
    With the release today of the first preview of Office 2016 for Mac (which has been a LONG LONG time coming as you will all know), I want to put forward the following plea to Microsoft. Thus far, on brief inspection, I have not seen any indications that add-ins will be supported in the new […]
  • Push notifications on CommBank for iOS should be disabled February 12, 2015
     When a company such as a major Australian bank implements two-factor authentication poorly, I believe the issue should be made known so that others can decide how to address the concern for themselves. We all know that two-factor authentication these days is a must, it adds an extra level of safety to many online services including email, government […]
  • SpamTitan AntiSpam Appliance – It saved my inbox! February 3, 2015
    The SpamTitan anti-spam appliance has been a godsend for me over the last year. As a heavy user of all things I.T., including email, I found that more and more I was becoming inundated with constant spam filling my inbox. I had tried several hosted services to attempt to cull the spam from my life, but […]