Textpattern is a content management system (CMS) that I’ve kept my eyes on for a number of years. I’ve yet to deploy it on any projects, however. Here are my thoughts about some of the aspects of Textpattern that makes it a good candidate to be your next linear publishing CMS.
Simplenote is a minimalist and simple to use note-taking app for web as well as all the major operating systems. This will partially be a review of Simplenote for jotting down notes and partially a case-study in an inconsistent user experience across platforms.
Neato’s new app-controlled robot vacuum’s “laser guided room mapping and navigation” doesn’t help much when the robot sees furniture that isn’t there and spends up to a minute correcting loops and navigational mistakes.
Why get an Ethernet adapter for what is intended to be a wireless display device? Well, like me – you might live in an apartment complex where every neighbor have at least two Wi-Fi networks each. A lot of Wi-Fi signaling means your Wi-Fi may be unstable because of interference from all your neighbors’ networks.…
Lenovo offers a neat HDMI-dongle/mini-computer with Windows 10 Home edition at half the price of a standalone Windows 10 license. The only problem being that it isn’t really suited for running Windows.
If you’ve read my less than thrilled reviewed of the Cex.io Bitcoin exchange from two days ago, you may know I’m not all that thrilled about doing business with Bitcoin exchanges in general. Cubits, however, seem to do things rights and puts my worries to rest at every step in the exchange process.
I needed some Bitcoins, a digital cryptographic currency, to pay for a service that only accepts payments in Bitcoin. As a technologist who haven’t touched Bitcoin in some four+ years, I thought I could navigate the Bitcoin scene and quickly acquire some Bitcoins. Let us just say the Bitcoin exchange market is kind of unpleasant.
It would seem like all the big proprietary operating system vendors are working on knitting their desktop and mobile platforms tighter together. KDE Connect steps in to fill this gap between Linux and Android by acting as a bridge between the two. KDE Connect enables features such as clipboard sharing and file transfers, but like…
Five weeks ago I moved my virtual private servers (VPS) from DigitalOcean to Linode. Linode celebrated their 13th birthday by generously increasing the amount of RAM provided with all of their plans without increasing the prices. Suddenly, I could double my available RAM and pay the same price I paid to DigitalOcean. Who could say…
Unixstickers sells various stickers, clothing, and other merchandise branded with your favorite Linux distribution or featuring programming languages and other nerdy subjects. They’re the perfect provider of nerd laptop decor for the open source and programming enthusiast. I’ve ordered from them a few times, and here is my review of their merchandise.