Block adverts and speed up internet access with a proxy server

The days of speeding up internet access using a caching proxy server are pretty much over. The idea of caching is theoritically sound, but the majority of your proxy log is generally just "TCP_MISS", dynamic content having taken over the internet. All however is not lost, using access control lists with a proxy server you can improve the speed of web browsing along with the overall experience by blocking ads. The defacto open source caching proxy is squid.

Subscribe to RSS - http