Germans force Microsoft to scrap future pushy Windows 10 upgrades https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/08/23/microsoft_windows_10_updates_germany/
A look at 6 useful and clever #Linux #CLI commands https://www.networkworld.com/article/3219684/linux/half-a-dozen-clever-linux-command-line-tricks.html
After 30-odd years of bashing my body around in creative ways, I've got bad knees, arthritis in my hands, tendinitis in my elbows, and a high tolerance for pain. Strangely enough, I wouldn't do much differently if I could do it all again ...
Do you write #rpg adventures, and love Docbook XML ?
Here, I reimplemented DMs Guild templates in XML and XSL. http://www.dmsguild.com/product/219635/Adventure-Template-For-Docbook-XML
Lots of abused tags and dirty XSL hacks. but the result is great, and will save you from the evils of word processors.
Here's some good advice about how to get started #podcasting with #opensource tools https://opensource.com/article/17/8/podcasting-how-get-started / Going back to podcasting is becoming quite tempting ... https://mastodon.social/media/A9FubdTzusd7406hswg
Sometimes, it seems some people forget there's more than one way to do things and that their way isn't the best way for everyone
This week's been ... well, it's been. I'm heading offline for the next couple of days. Stay safe, kids, and I'll see you on the other side
I'm obviously going about this New Zealand citizenship thing the wrong way http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11905478
Mind maps are for more than just brainstorming ideas. You can use them as digital dashboards for your creative projects. I wrote a whole article on the subject over at Opensource.com
I'm toying with the idea of doing a podcast again. Just not sure what area to cover and if the web is ready to hear my horrible voice again
Once upon a time, I found the so-called Editor Wars laughable. Now, I see them as just being pitiable
Anyone else noticing GitLab.com running a tad slowly today?
Today, things officially got a bit too weird even for me
I just published a little something that offers tips for naming your text files http://plaintextproject.online/2017/08/15/naming.html #plaintext
ICYMI: When you use elementary OS, you are not the product. https://medium.com/elementaryos/you-are-not-the-product-1d28c485175f
The purgatory of my working life over the last several weeks has been cleaning up some really ugly HTML in thousands of online help topics. That ordeal is almost over ...
A quick look at art of ukiyo-e master Kiyokata Kaburagi https://metropolisjapan.com/melancholy-summer-art-kiyokata-kaburagi/