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Tag Archives: software
Keep track of your favorite blogs
*Keep track of your favorite blogs*
Following a blog is a great way to stay up to date on what the author is doing.
If only we could be notified without having to visit each blog again and again.
Good news: there is a way to do this! Continue reading
Maybe Colemak is smarter than Dvorak?
Dvorak is my fastest and preferred layout on mobile. Oddly, this does not translate at all to physical keyboards. I’ve made several attempts at using Dvorak on the desktop computer and it still eludes me. I am now taking an interest in the “Colemak” keyboard layout. Continue reading
Posted in technology Tagged colemak, computer, dvorak, geek, health, keyboard, linux, productivity, software, windows 2 Comments
How to recover from MD5 mismatch
If any of the following is gibberish to you, it’s better to stop reading. Not everything I post is useful toÂ the general publicÂ ;-) If you’re trying to restore a backup of your Android and you get the error message “MD5 … Continue reading
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Did I ever mention that I don’t like spammers?
*Did I ever mention that I don’t like spammers?*
Well I don’t. But they seem to love me: if I turn off my anti-spam plugins, my sites are flooded with spam. With luck, my new setup strikes a better balance between catching spam and allowing real content. Wish me luck – using the comment form, if you like :-) Continue reading
Posted in technology Tagged blog, internet, software, spam 2 Comments
Get more screen space on your Android
*Swipe Navigation* lets you use intuitive gestures instead of the black navigation bar. Even better, it can hide the navigation bar so you win that extra screen space for your apps instead. It’s like getting a bigger screen without it being _bigger._ Continue reading
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