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How I got Suspend and Hibernate working in Linux (Ubuntu 11.04, Mint 11)

Suspend and hibernate have always been screwed up with Linux. Luckily if you absolutely need this feature there is hope. I got mine working after scouring google. In this tutorial I will share with you what I learned, and how … Continue reading

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Linux is so Customizable — GL Matrix Cyan Color Screen Saver Mod

I have always liked the Matrix screen saver that is packaged with most linux distributions. However I have a blue backlight keyboard and when the green martix screensaver came on it really clashed with the keyboard. If only there was … Continue reading

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How to set up an SSD on Linux

I recently bought an awesome new ASUS G53SW and to go along with it I purchased a 128 Gb Plextor SATA III SSD. I wanted to use the SSD for the Mint Linux OS. It seems that there are a … Continue reading

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Starace – Tron Inspired Beryl Theme For Linux

I’ve been working on making eye candy for my new Linux laptop. I decided to go with a Tron like theme. The first thing I did is make an emerald beryl window decorator theme called Starace. I am releasing the … Continue reading

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C, C++ compiler and editor on Windows – Easy How To

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to get a C/C++ compiler/editor on your computer plus as an added bonus you’ll also get Java and Fortran compilers without any extra effort. Windows is not a developer platform … Continue reading

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How to Add Social Networking to your WordPress Site

I have now added social networking to my blog. For anyone who has a wordpress website and wants to become “social” listen up because I am going to explain what I have done and how you can do it. Here’s … Continue reading

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Manually Upgrade WordPress

This video and article explains how to easily manually upgrade wordpress. Download the new wordpress Go to WordPress.org and download the new wordpress. As of writing this article the current version is 3.1.2. Upload the wordpress zip file to your … Continue reading

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Elon Musk Makes Rocket Science Affordable

Just as Henry Ford made the Automobile affordable it looks like Elon Musk will make the rocket affordable. Check out this article http://www.thespacereview.com/article/1826/1

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Launch!

Project Counter Spin is ready and we launch tomorrow! After launch there will be a hike to recover it. The balloon will be filled to go to about 85,000 ft and land approximately 50-80 miles from the launch location. I … Continue reading

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E-Glass Structure

I got to get my hands dirty making an e-glass test structure. E-glass is a fiberglass cloth that is sopped with epoxy. The fiberglass cloth makes it strong in tension and the epoxy makes it more rigid. The awesome thing … Continue reading

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