Author Archives: jamespo
I recently got a new gaming PC from PC Specialist. The Good: The machine is very quick and well put together. They allow you to heavily customize your build. PC Specialist offer a long guarantee and are a well established … Continue reading
gTile is a fantastic extension for linux mint that gives the organization of a tiling window manager with the flexibility of a conventional one. Source: Spices : Cinnamon
If you support comments on your wordpress blog I strongly recommend you install this: The Google Captcha plugin allows you to implement a super security captcha form into web forms. Google Captcha is a free CAPTCHA service that helps to … Continue reading
Go to Settings -> Video. Change Settings level to “Expert”. Go to Filelists. Enable. via Settings/Videos – Kodi.
sp is a command-line client for Spotify’s dbus interface. Play, pause, skip and search tracks from the comfort of your command line.
In RC6, the dns servers presented to the dhcp clients can be modified by adding the following line to /etc/dnsmasq.conf dhcp-option=6,ipaddress1,ipaddress2 where ipaddress1 and ipaddress2 are the ip’s of the dns servers that you want to present to the clients. … Continue reading
The Open Hardware Monitor is a free open source software that monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of a computer. via Open Hardware Monitor – Core temp, fan speed and voltages in a free software gadget.
My Clevo P170HM laptop recently had a problem, the screen would go black when booting, in either Windows 7 or Linux (Safe Mode was OK). This turned out to be down to the graphics card, an AMD 6970M. As this … Continue reading
3840 x 2160, 24″ – nice via Dell UltraSharp 24 Ultra HD Monitor – UP2414Q.
My Raspberry Pi running OpenELEC is fantastic, if a little slow on the menus – very tempted to upgrade to a CuBox OpenELEC Mediacenter – OpenELEC 5.0 released.