Author Archives: jamespo
I donated to @mozthunderbird today to #freetheinbox. Join me to support communication privacy. Source: donate.mozilla.org | Give to Mozilla Today Seems only fair as it’s been my mail client for a long time.
Windows 10 comes with the Microsoft Solitaire Collection, a solitaire game that requires you to watch 30-second-long full-screen video advertisements to keep playing. Ad-free solitaire costs $1.49 per month or $9.99 per year. That’s $20 per year if you want both ad-free solitaire … Continue reading
chgrp -R Administrators /tmp/uscreens chmod 777 /tmp/uscreens chmod 700 /tmp/uscreens/S-username From here
Boot into windows, resize (shrink) windows partition with disk management tool to create space for Apricity. Download Apricity and write to USB stick. Go into BIOS (Esc+F10 at boot). Disable trusted boot. Boot off USB Stick (F9 at boot). If … Continue reading
Follow Matt’s advice – this uses recalbox and NOOBS
Didn’t work until I whitelisted my IP address from the Bad Behaviour plugin however. As I like to do everything in emacs, may as well blog from it too.
Apache Tika – a content analysis toolkitThe Apache Tika™ toolkit detects and extracts metadata and text from over a thousand different file types (such as PPT, XLS, and PDF). All of these file types can be parsed through a single … Continue reading
How to remove “search with” and “visit” in Firefox’s address bar – gHacks Tech News
I was having performance issues with Spotify on Android, temporary lock ups, crashes, etc. This is on Android 5.0.1 (Marshmallow) on a Huawei Honor 7. It seems to be due to the fact that my cache is on a Micro … Continue reading