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The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.

RancherOS on Raspberry Pi

RancherOS on Raspberry Pi

RancherOS can run on a RaspberryPi. The rancherOS is an operating system designed to run docker containers. It ...
Change the Linux command prompt interactively

Change the Linux command prompt interactively

Change the Linux command line prompt interactively by calling a bash script when the line gets too long and wraps onto the next line.
Docker on MS-Windows

Docker on MS-Windows

Well, Docker on MS-Window is a chore! It's all a bit of a hack, so here are some notes to help you ...
Backup WP to AWS S3

Backup WP to AWS S3

Backing up your WordPress web site can be a complicated process as there are many different parts that require ...
Old Kernels in AWS

Old Kernels in AWS

I have found that on the minimal virtual machine that you can have on AWS (includes the free setup) has a small ...
Pi Day

Pi Day

Today is Pi Day due to today's date - in american format - 3-14-15 or 3.1415(926 ...
Pico TTS Engine on Raspberry PI

Pico TTS Engine on Raspberry PI

The latest version of Rasbian OS for the Raspberry PI does not include the pico tts (text to speech) engine. Well, the data file available but the utils and lib files are missing.
Creating desktop launchers in Linux Mint Xfce

Creating desktop launchers in Linux Mint Xfce

There is a nice feature within Xcfe where you can create a program launcher on the desktop. You right-click on ...
Data Privacy Day

Data Privacy Day

Today is Data Privacy Day. This occurs every year on the 28 January. Data Privacy Day is an annual international ...
Open and Closed Programming Worlds.

Open and Closed Programming Worlds.

The perils of Vivek Haldar - his article (http://blog.vivekhaldar.com/post/5542454900/the-perils-of-closed-worlds) ...
What happened in 1986?

What happened in 1986?

I have been rather busy of late, doing a bit of reading and a lot of research regarding the NF² or The Nested ...

Microsoft to standardize NoSQL?

An interesting news item from Computer World points to an article in the ACM magazine about Microsoft wanting to ...
Free eBook on Database Team Development

Free eBook on Database Team Development

Well, the focus of the book is on Microsoft SQL-Server, but there are some ideas there, which may be of interest to
Knuth Humor

Knuth Humor

I recently purchased Donald Knuth's 'The Art of Computer Programming: Volume 3: Sorting and Searching".  It's ...
Cult of Excel

Cult of Excel

I have written about the use of MS-Excel before (see related posts at end), so an article on the weirder uses of ...

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