Yep, I’m a hacker
So, recently I started putting together a home music server. I got all the basics up without too much hassle, but didn’t get around actually installing music collection. After getting back to it, I quickly figured out that the raspberry pi doesn’t put out enough current on its USB ports to drive a 2.5″ spinning […]
Music server on the cheap
I used to keep all my music on my mac, but after downsizing to a smaller (but zillion times faster) SSD drive, I can’t seem to jam everything in any more. So, I’ve been using a portable 500Gb USB drive to keep my music. Gets the job done, but even though its small, its hassle […]
Setting gnome-do summon binding on Ubuntu 14.04
There’s a bug somewhere with gnome-do‘s key binding set up interface. It wouldn’t let me set <Control>space as for the summons action (which I’ve used pretty much since the down of time, or at least as long as I’ve been using Quicksilver on Mac.) At first I thought it was a conflict with an existing […]
Another Stop on Road to VIM Mastery
command-t Quick file searching. Similar to Fast Open in Komodo. Installation is slightly annoying (needs ruby and ruby-dev to configure, and c compiler to build.)
Next Stop on Road to VIM mastery
Nerdcommenter Language specific block comments. Oh, yeah, that’s much better.
Running Win8 style window decorations on my Cinnamon desktop on Ubuntu. Flat is the new black.
Not the Legos I had when I was a kid…
Upcoming Lego Mindstorms EV3 to include iOS support | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog. Want!
Fixing 2 Factor Authentication for Google Talk in Pidgin
After noticing that my contact list in Pidgin was a lot shorter than usual, I figured out that I wasn’t connecting to Google Talk anymore. Some where along the line, I forgot to update my Pidgin account settings for 2 factor authentication . Wasn’t super clear how to do that, but SuperUser set me straight: […]
Like an iMac, but Ubuntu.
Meet The $799 All-in-One Ubuntu PC from System76 | OMG! Ubuntu! Pretty nice, but I don’t see them moving a lot of them at that price point.
Ubuntu GNOME Remix 12.10
Prefer GNOME Shell? Download Ubuntu GNOME Remix 12.10 ~ Web Upd8: Ubuntu / Linux blog. Another way to get the Ubuntu you know and love, minus that frigging Unity crap.