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Internet access in Cuba

Cuba is still a developing country in terms of Internet access. For a few years tinternet was only available via satellite, and that was slow. There are now a few submarine cables, which has improved the speed, reliability and accessibility. Internet access in Cuba is basically offered by the state provider ETECSA. The internet available in hotels is just passed through to the provider as well.


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Internet Zugang in Kuba

Kuba ist, was den Zugang zum Internet betrifft, immer noch ein Entwicklungsland. Für einige Jahre gab es nur Internet über Satellit, und das war entsprechend langsam. Mittlerweile gibt es Seekabel, was die Geschwindigkeit, Stabilität und Erreichbarkeit verbessert hat. Der Internetzugang in Kuba wird grundsätzlich vom staatlichen Anbieter ETECSA angeboten. Auch das Internet in Hotels läuft letztendlich darüber.


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OpenVPN on iPad

Vacation time ahead, and the iPad in the house (who ever had the idea of buying one?) needs a proper VPN connection, in order to be able to access Netflix in Germany.

On Android it's fairly easy: install the app, drop CA cert, private cert, and key on the device, add everything - done. Three devices ready in less than 10 minutes.

And then I tried the iPad ...


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