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I've been researching a lot about Linux on the Desktop these days as you may see from my posts about Fedora 25 and Arch Linux (recommended!). Ther...
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Enlisted an old Raspberry Pi Model B for ad squashing duties using the Pi-hole software. It's so good that I've already donated to keep the project going.
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Sleeping cab drivers resting in their parked cars on the side of a street are actually quite a common scene in Japan. In fact, you’ll find it in almost any profession in Japan. Napping in public is a sign of diligence, and shows how hard you are working,…
Sleeping cab drivers resting in their parked cars on the side of a street are actually quite a common scene in Japan. In fact, you’ll find it in almost any profession in Japan. Napping in public is…
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When replacing Windows with your favorite Linux distro is not an option.
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New photo +Unsplash. This time it's something different: a vestige of a bygone socialist era in Dresden.
Vestige of a bygone era. A mosaic from a socialist past in Dresden, Germany.
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Hola. El pasado nos enseña a todos, siempre que aprendamos de lo que nos perjudico, y nos fuè mejor.., y no repetir, sean las siglas que sean.
Asì iremos mejorando y no equivocaran a las futuras nuevas generaciones,. Feliz día.
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The ability to quickly add a caption containing basic EXIF info (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, etc.) to a photo can come in useful in many situations. And a simple Bash shell script can help you with that.
The ability to quickly add a caption containing basic EXIF info (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, etc.) to a photo can come in useful in many situations. And a simple Bash shell script can help you wi…
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Not long after a bleak period in the 90s, during which Kaliningrad was, according to Research Scholar Dr. Nicole Eaton, Assistant Professor of History at Boston College, “the absolute worst place to be in Russia,” in 2001 Magnum’s Peter Marlow…
Not long after a bleak period in the 90s, during which Kaliningrad was, according to Research Scholar Dr. Nicole Eaton, Assistant Professor of History at Boston College, “the absolute worst place t…
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The more you work with Git, the faster you’ll learn its workflows.
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Want to show on the map the place where you took a specific photo? Provided that the photo is geotagged, a simple Bash shell function will do the job.
Want to show on the map the place where you took a specific photo? Provided that the photo is geotagged, a simple Bash shell function will do the job.
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Question to my Japanese friends: I bought this figurine from a capsule station last time I was in Tokyo. Does she have a name? +Hidehiko Sakashita​, perhaps you know that?
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+Hidehiko Sakashita Thank you, Hide!
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Amos Chapple was crammed alongside three Russians in a truck just big enough for two, trundling along a frozen Siberian river when he heard breaking glass. The 25-ton truck lurched to one side, and Chapple realized it wasn’t glass, but ice. “I was…
Amos Chapple was crammed alongside three Russians in a truck just big enough for two, trundling along a frozen Siberian river when he heard breaking glass. The 25-ton truck lurched to one side, and…
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Technical writer and amateur photographer
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I've been writing exclusively about Linux and open source software for many years, and my articles have appeared in Danish, British, US, German, Spanish, and Russian magazines and websites. I'm an amateur photographer, and I write about open source photography tools on my Scribbles and Snaps blog.
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