We love our community of users and we try our best to implement the things you request of us. Many of you have been asking if you can set up recurring donations to our project. The answer is now yes! Continue reading “Recurring Donations, Updated Merchandise, And Presentations”
As Pi-hole’s userbase has grown, so have the posts about people discovering interesting, perplexing, and nefarious things happening on their network. While Pi-hole doesn’t provide deep insight into the traffic in your network, it’s great for a high-level overview of the sites/domains being visited on your network.
This is the fourth iteration of this type of post. It’s just an amalgamation of links to public forums where people have posted their discoveries and screenshots. Enjoy! Continue reading “Part 4: What Really Happens On Your Network?”
We received many submissions to the contest and we have chosen our favorites. Below are the three winners. Continue reading “Winners Of The “Show Us Your Pi-hole” Contest”
Tomorrow is the last day to send pictures of your Pi-hole setup to [email protected] We’ll be choosing three winners by picking our favorite pictures. The top three will receive either a Raspberry Pi 3, a Raspberry Pi Zero, or a Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless.
We’ll contact the winners via email and ask if we can share your pictures in a follow up blog post. Thanks to everyone who has submitted pictures so far. Good luck!
Despite the dirty title this blog post has, we think it would be fun to see how you have your Pi-hole® setup, so we have the following to give away:
- Raspberry Pi Zero
- Raspberry Pi ZeroW
- Raspberry Pi 3
If you’d like a chance to win one, submit to us a picture of how you are using your Pi-hole.
Pi-hole® started as a humble blog post about how to setup an ad-blocking DNS server on a Raspberry Pi. It then evolved into a glorified shell script that ran the commands needed to set everything up. But it was that post, which Lifehacker picked up and the momentum started from there. The rest is history. Continue reading “5,000 GitHub Stars And 10,000 Redditors: Thank You!”
Using Pi-hole, users have discovered unexpected, strange, or disturbing things happening on their network. In fact, so many things have been discovered (and discussed publicly), that this is our third time posting a list of things people have found happening on their networks. Continue reading “Round 3: What Really Happens On Your Network?”
We spent a long time collecting a list of posts about users who had discovered shocking, interesting, or confusing things happening on their network, which became apparent when using Pi-hole to view the traffic happening on their network on a daily basis.
This post is another collection of these sorts of things and also to showcase that Pi-hole can do more than just block advertisements. Read on to see all the things people discovered on their networks… Continue reading “What Really Happens On Your Network? Redux”
We often get questions like: How many clients can Pi-hole handle? Or will Pi-hole slow my network down? To answer the latter, no. Pi-hole actually makes your network faster. To the former, that will vary based on the hardware specs you give to Pi-hole. We have a few real-life examples that can give you some ideas. Continue reading “How Much Traffic Can Pi-hole Handle?”
You may already know that Pi-hole lets you block advertisements for every device that connects to your network without the need for any client-side software. But Pi-hole is very powerful and has several other uses that you may not know about. Continue reading “Seven Things You May Not Know About Pi-hole”