Category Archives: Linux

6 apr

Computer, Tablet, and Phone Depreciation are Terrible

***, Android, Apple, eBay, Electronics, Hardware, Linux, Mac, Windows

I am selling 4 laptops on eBay right now. Really, 4 freaking laptops. I counted the number that are in my possession right now and I have 8, laptops alone. I have 3 PC’s also. This max exodus should bring … Continue reading

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9 mar

Android’s Extensibility and Potential Growth vs Who?

***, Android, Apple, Chrome, Electronics, Google, Hardware, iPhone, Linux, Microsoft

Android is open source and available on a variety of devices, all with many different memory and processing limitations. You can easily tie into the system, even without rooting, in order to take any phone and turn it into a … Continue reading

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6 mar

The New Video Game Console: Valve Steam Box

***, 3D Graphics, Electronics, Games, Hardware, Internet, Linux, Microsoft, News

Both Microsoft and Sony have announced their plans to release both the Xbox 720 and PlayStation 4 by the end of 2013. What is surprising and all of the sudden, is the sudden hat in the ring, from the ever … Continue reading

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5 mar

How Linux Developers Windows Hackers Switch to Mac

**, Apple, History, Linux, Mac, Microsoft, Windows

There has been a talk the past month about the rise of Mac and fall of Windows. It isn’t like Microsoft and Windows has been completely wiped off the map, but it is true that at any tech related conference … Continue reading

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4 mar

HackTip – Linux 101 – Understanding Processes

*, DIY, Linux, Programming

One of the most basic Linux tips, using the terminal to manage processes.

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25 feb

CEO Friday: Why Not to Hire C# Developers

.NET MVC, ***, C++, ColdFusion, Entertainment, Java, Linux, Microsoft, Objective-C, PHP, Ruby, Windows

Hold on just a second. These are not my words. Exactly two years ago, this post came out, explaining why over at Expensify, they do not hire C# Programmers. Not because they were not talented, not because they are Microsoft … Continue reading

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18 feb

Ubuntu Tablet to be Announced After Several Tab Hacks

**, Android, Car Computing, Companies, Electronics, Hardware, iPad, Linux, Mobility, News, Windows (Mobile)

It seems like the mobile strategy for Ubuntu is well on its way, well earlier than previously thought, the Ubuntu Tablet is rumored to peek it’s head in the next coming weeks, a lot of people saying as early as … Continue reading

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17 feb

MongoDB and WordPress, PHP, SDLC, and Others

***, Architecture, Cloud Computing, Clusters, Databases, Internet, Linux, PHP

With all the cloud software out there,, Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud and others, it feels like the days of RSYNC and ROBOCOPY may be coming up against some stiff competition. RSYNC is the premiere way to transfer files to … Continue reading

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14 feb

Setup 3 Node Cluster with CouchDB using nginx LB

***, Architecture, Cloud Computing, Databases, DIY, Electronics, howto, Internet, Linux, News, Windows

Oh, I love some of these cluster setups. One of the reasons I love these setups is because they are so extremely easy to create, at literally zero dollars to the client, if you hire the right person. Basically, to … Continue reading

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4 feb

Wine Android App using Digital Image Recognition

**, Android, beer, Linux

First of all, congratulations to the Ravens last night! In other news, I was doing my normal reading for ideas on what to post tonight, and I found people who are porting Wine onto Android systems to run Windows applications. … Continue reading

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