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xubuntu disco dingo

We love the Xubuntu Linux, a fave for years. The upgrade came in last night. I like the name of the latest release: Disco Dingo.…

Extracting interesting information from Fastq files with Bash

Let me start by stating something that everyone who knows me has heard over and over again: I love bash and am always trying to find ways to utilize it. I love how fast it is, I love how you just have to open your terminal and start hacking away. I…

Happy Easter 2019

May Easter bring your life color, brightness, joy and, of course, lots of chocolate eggs and bunnies to all.…

Extending an Extension for Visual Studio Code

I've recently been Last year, I was working on adding some new features to a Visual Studio Code Extension. I had previously done work to add similar functionality to a Visual Studio Extension. In the time since then, the project hasn't really moved…

Trackball config: Kensington Expert Mouse

If you still use a desktop computer for getting most work done, then you also care about hardware peripherals like mouse and keyboard.  But some people, such as myself, grow out of mouse and need a trackball.…